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.  
    • April 5, 2017. Housing for All presentation. An agenda and the March 1 meeting minutes can be found here.

    • May 3, Library presentation, school district budget presentation

    • June 7, Albany County Executive Dan McCoy

  • CANA Dues are due for 2017. Membership forms can be found at the bottom of this page. The following neighborhood associations have paid: Beverwyck, Buckingham Lake, Delaware, Eagle Hill,  Helderberg, Manning Blvd., Mansion, New Albany, Mt. Hope. Park South, Pine Hills, Sheridan Hollow, West Hill Spirit.
  • New. 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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    Dec 26, 2016, 4:14 PM
    Dec 26, 2016, 4:14 PM