Welcome to the Council of Albany Neighborhood Associations Web Site!

    The Council of  Albany (NY) Neighborhood Associations, commonly known as "CANA," is a nonpartisan federation of neighborhood associations and related organizations that was founded in 1976.  Subscribe to the CANA mailing list, by clicking here. Please note that CANA is now using Google Groups for its listserv as Topica stopped working.
    • The upcoming meetings are as follows: 
      • Wednesday, June 4, 2014, Mayor Kathy Sheehan. For a meeting agenda, and the May 7 meeting minutes, click here.
    • CANA dues are due for 2014: $25 for neighborhood associations; $10 for individuals. Membership applications are shown at the bottom of this page.
      • Paid neighborhood associations: Arbor Hill; Center Square; Delaware; Eagle Hill NA; Hudson Park; Lincoln Park; Manning Blvd NA; Mansion; Melrose; Mt. Hope; New Albany Neighborhood Association; New Scotland-Woodlawn; North Albany;  Park South; Pine Hills; Second Ave; Sheridan Hollow; University at Albany; West End; West Hill Spirit.
    • Information about how Albany has become part of a virtual oil pipeline can be found here.
    • The report to the Common Council on the non-profit revenue assessments discussed at the 12/4/13 CANA meeting is available here.
    • CANA Exec Bd Members for 2013-2014 have been added to the site.
    • Presentations and stories on April 3, 2013 Land Bank meeting are available here.
    • See Neighborhood Association Map that Luke Guther put together. You can provide Luke with comments on his map by writing him here.
  • Classics from the CANA archives are on this site:
    bullet Brief History of CANA
    bullet Starting a Neighborhood Association
    bullet Increasing Neighborhood Association Participation

    Please send us feedback about the CANA Web Site.
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