“It has been great working with the leadership at Outdoor Network as they once again made the decision to ‘Choose Albany’ as the site of their expansion of existing operations, as well as the location of their new manufacturing project,” said Matt Reed, interim president of the Albany-Dougherty Economic Development Commission.
After weathering the blindsided punch from COVID-19 that struck in March, the city of Albany is looking at restoring some sense of normalcy now that the number of new novel coronavirus cases has declined.
The Albany Transit System is enlisting community input as it begins the process of drafting a five-year update to its transit development plan that will delve into operations and set future goals and recommendations.
Albany City Commissioner B.J. Fletcher called the project “transformative,” and a gathering of local, state and federal dignitaries — the latter by virtual connection — agreed that Phase I of the HUD Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Program is a first step in changing the lives of residents in the community.
It was business as usual for the Albany City Commission Tuesday, as the board met with City Manager Sharon Subadan in her usual seat at the commission table, the one she’s occupied for the past five-plus years.
The Albany Municipal Court has a new solicitor and public defender through the end of the year, with City Attorney Nathan Davis’ office filling in to prosecute trial cases.
Switching garbage collection contractors is not coming without some growing pains as the new vendor begins operations covering part of Albany.
Carver Park will get a new name, and the city’s new transportation center will be named for a civil rights hero as the Albany City Commission voted Tuesday to honor two late Albany residents.
A contract approved Tuesday by the Albany City Commission could help turn contaminated unused properties with potential environmental issues into productive use.
The city of Albany’s downtown district has been designated as a 2020 Accredited Main Street America program.