Capital Roots works to reduce the impact of poor nutrition on public health in New York’s Capital Region by organizing community gardens, providing healthy food access, offering nutritional and horticultural education for all ages and coordinating urban greening programs in Albany, Rensselaer, Schenectady and southern Saratoga Counties. The organization currently seeking a Healthy Communities Coordinator […]
Executive Director. The Capital District Regional Planning Commission (CDRPC), a regional planning agency serving Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga and Schenectady counties in upstate New York, seeks an experienced leader who will oversee the development, coordination and administration of programs and services through a professional staff of eight. In addition, this individual will be responsible for developing […]
In October, 2015, the City of Albany deployed 100 Walk [Your City] signs at 16 intersections to promote the city’s heritage and walkability. Next month, the Albany Roundtable will welcome the founder of Walk [Your City] as its Visiting Speaker. CDPA is pleased be a professional development partner with the Albany Roundtable!
The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has been designated through the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) to administer the Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) Recreational Trails Program (RTP). The RTP provides for a State and Local trails assistance grant program. The RTP is linked to the development and […]
The Impact of Blight on Communities: Definitions, Effects, and Programs CDPA is pleased to partner with the Rockfeller Institute to present this forum at the University at Albany. For AICP members, 2.0 CM credits have been approved. Cities throughout the United States are facing the increasingly persistent and costly problem of blighted and vacant properties. […]
The Capital District Regional Planning Commission is seeking a Senior Planner to join our team. Minimum qualifications are a Master’s Degree in Planning or Environmental Science and 3 years’ experience in sustainability planning. The position involves the application of planning and environmental science skills including clean energy project planning and GIS software knowledge. Please visit CDRPC’s website […]
We are seeking a part time accountant to join our team at the Capital District Regional Planning Commission in Albany, New York. This position will provide financial management and record keeping services including, but not limited to accounting for invoices, bills, and maintaining GASB financial records to meet grant administration and reporting requirements. Experience in […]