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.  
    • March 6, Assembly members Pat Fahy and John McDonald. The agenda and minutes for the Feb. 6 CANA meeting can be found here.
    • April 3, TBA
    •  May 1, Albany School District
    •  June 5, Dan McCoy, Albany County Executive
  • CANA Dues are due for 2019. Membership forms can be found at the bottom of this page. The following neighborhood associations have paid:  Arbor Hill Development Corp.; Center Square; Lincoln Park; West End.
  • 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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    Dec 16, 2018, 11:46 AM
    Dec 16, 2018, 11:46 AM