First off – a big “THANK YOU” to Albany County Sewer District Executive Director Rich Lyons and his staff for welcoming our group and taking the time to lead us on a guided tour of the ACSD North Treatment Plant Facility. Before setting out on foot to tour the plant, the tour’s participants viewed a […]
Shelter Planning and Development, Inc. is a small community development consulting firm based in Queensbury NY. It is currently is seeking a planner/project administrator for diverse duties in the field of housing, economic development, planning and program implementation.
On May 20, from 1 – 2:30 PM, the Albany County Stormwater Coalition will host a “Stormwater Wednesdays” webinar “Green Infrastructure and Green Jobs.” Join attendees at the Town of Colonie; Public Operations Center; 347 Old Niskayuna Rd; Latham, NY About the Webinar: Many existing workforce development and employment programs are expanding to incorporate installation […]
What if divided neighborhoods were causing public health problems? What if a new approach to planning and design could tackle both the built environment and collective well-being at the same time? Learn from Dr. Mindy Fullilove about nine tools that can mend our broken cities and reconnect our communities to make them whole.
Included in the just enacted SFY 2015-16 State Budget is the New Water Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2015. This Act will provide $200 million for water and sewer infrastructure improvements at the local level. Under the terms of the program, the State will pay for up to 60% of the cost of any eligible project. […]
Registration for the 2015 APA Northeast Planning Conference is now open! Please visit the website to view the conference program and sign up for sessions, receptions and mobile workshops that begin on Wednesday, June 24th and run until Saturday, June 27th. While you are registering, you can also: Plan your trip! You’ll want to stay the whole week after you […]