Parks & Trails New York’s week-long Cycling the Erie Canal event finishes in Albany on Sunday July 16, 2017 between 9:00 am – 1:30 pm at the Albany Heritage Area Visitors Center at Quackenbush Square, Downtown Albany. During this event more than 600 riders and volunteers, many from out of NY, will descend upon Albany, weary but proud of […]
The Stormwater Coalition of Albany County is sponsoring a live, free Center for Watershed Protection (CWP) webcast titled “Making Urban Trees Count”. The webcast will take place on Wednesday, June 21, from 1pm to 2:30pm at the Town of Colonie, Public Operations Center, 347 Old Niskayuna Road. If you’d like to attend, please e-mail or call to […]
Do you have ideas, advice, perspective or expertise to share about access to the Hudson River Waterfront in Rensselaer County? Come join a half-day boat cruise aboard the Dutch Apple and provide some insight to the team developing a Waterfront Access Plan.
Wednesday, May 17th 2017 is the Complete Streets Lobby Day at the NYS Capitol. Following the day of meetings a Complete Streets Panel Discussion and Happy Hour will be held at the City Beer Hall, Rodeo Room, 42 Howard Street, Albany, NY 12207. The Panel Discussion will be from 4 – 5:15PM and a Happy Hour from […]
For those folks looking to get their next planning film fix, (CDPA will soon be confused with Sundance at this rate) you may want to check out “Where Strangers become Neighbours” a short film chronicling the story of “two decades of transformation in one neighborhood in Vancouver, Canada, where hostility and fear were replaced by an […]
Thanks to our presenters (Lynn Woods, Stephen Blauwiess and Jennifer Schwartz Berky) and moderator (Chris Spencer, Planning Director for the City of Albany) for their participation in last night’s screening of Lost Rondout: A Story of Urban Removal. Also a big thank you to the Madison Theater for their hosting for our event. This event was made […]
At 7pm on Thursday, March 30, the State University of New York at Albany Graduate Student Association, with support from CDPA, will host a screening of the film Lost Rondout: A Story of Urban Removal, a documentary film about an area within the City of Kingston, NY. The event will take place at the Madison Theater in […]
The Rensselaer County MS4 Communities will be holding the 4 Hour Contractor’s Erosion and Sediment Control Course on March 29, 2017 at 9 AM in the Schodack Town Hall, 265 Schuurman Road, Castleton, NY 12033, 2nd Floor. Register using this form. Contractors must be trained every three years in order to maintain certification. If your […]