Sustainability Advisory Committee first public meeting
A newly appointed Sustainability Advisory Committee (established by the Albany Common Council to help foster sustainable behavior and initiatives within the City) is set to conduct their first meeting, Thursday, August 28, 2014 in City Hall (City Court Room) at 5:30 pm. Meetings are open to the public and will take place on the fourth Thursday of each month. Learn more...
Albany improves, installs miles of bicycle infrastructure
In 2009, the City of Albany initiated its first Bicycle Master Plan. The Bicycle Master Plan is a comprehensive study identifying a network of bicycle routes for improved cycling throughout the City. In 2010, the City of Albany Bicycle Master Plan received an award from New York Upstate chapter of the American Planning Association (APA) for Innovations in Sustainable Places. Since the inception of the plan, the City has improved or installed over ten miles of bicycle infrastructure with more planned for the future.
View a map of the completed routes (Adobe PDF, 740KB)