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.  
    • September 5, Dan McCoy, Albany County Executive is the main speaker.  Meredith Galante, from Common Energy, and Michael Burgess, from  Community Care Givers will also be presenting..  The  meeting agenda  and June 6 meeting minutes can be found here.
    • Oct. 3, Assembly members, Pat Fahy and John McDonald
    • November 7,  Pam Sawchuk Brown, Albany Medical Center
  • CANA Dues are due for 2018. Membership forms can be found at the bottom of this page. The following neighborhood associations have paid: Albany Normans Kill, Arbor Hill Development Corp  Beverwyck, Buckingham Lake, Eagle Hill, Center Square, Delaware, Helderberg, Lincoln Park, Manning Blvd,  Mansion,New Albany, 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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