Welcome to the Council of Albany Neighborhood Associations Web Site!

2016 MeetingsThe 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. 1, 2017 - Mayor Kathy Sheehan, State-of-the City Address. The 1/4/17 meeting minutes can be found here.

    • March 1, 2017 - Albany Police Department, Security Cameras

  • CANA Dues are due for 2017. Membership forms can be found at the bottom of this page. The following neighborhood associations have paid: Buckingham Lake, Helderberg, Mansion, Mt. Hope.
  • The Executive Board members for 2015/2016 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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