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
  • The upcoming meetings are as follows.  Unless otherwise specified, the meetings are held at the main branch of the Albany Public Library, 161 Washington Avenue, from 6:30 to 8:30 PM.  
    • Feb. 7: State of the City Address – Mayor Sheehan.  A meeting agenda, and the Jan. 3, 2018 minutes can be found here.

    •  March 7: Albany Community Policing Advisory Committee
      (1) Tom Whalen, Director of Development, Homeless and Travelers Aid Society

    • April 4, TBA
    • May 2: Albany School District, meet the new superintendent, Kaweeda G. Adams  
  • CANA Dues are due for 2018. Membership forms can be found at the bottom of this page. The following neighborhood associations have paid: Center Square, Delaware, Lincoln Park, Mansion, Park South, Second Ave, Sheridan Hollow, West End, West Hill Spirit
  • The Executive Board members for 2017/2018 can be found 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

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