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S.T.E.A.M Garden Business Incubator Breaks Ground to Establish New Center for Innovation and Technology

June 27, 2018 – 8:23 pm

New York State Homes and Community Renewal, Empire State Development, and the Central Avenue Business Improvement District broke ground on the S.T.E.A.M. Garden Business Incubator at 279 Central Avenue in Albany, the former St. Patrick’s Catholic School. The S.T.E.A.M Garden is a collaborative effort to turn the vacant school into an innovative living lab focusing […]

New Loch & Quay Opens with Completion of Mixed-Use Redevelopment at 414 Broadway

June 22, 2018 – 4:40 pm

Celebration today @ 414 Broadway in #Albany marking completion of the building’s renovation & grand opening of Loch & Quay, downtown’s newest bar & restaurant. A project made possible w/support f/ @NYGovCuomo , @NYSHCR, @EcoDevNG, #CapAlbGrants, @AlbanyBID https://t.co/mOKqbtdYYw pic.twitter.com/TohoGVtnup — ᴄᴀᴘɪᴛᴀʟɪᴢᴇ ᴀʟʙᴀɴʏ (@CapAlbanyCorp) June 22, 2018 Click Here: Announcement’s Press Release Photos: Visit Capitalize Albany’s […]

Capital City Cycle Tour Expands Operations Bringing 14-Person ‘Brewcycle’ Tour to The Warehouse District  

June 22, 2018 – 4:18 pm

Congrats to @CapCtyBrewCycle, the Capital City Cycle Tour team, on their expansion of operations with a new route that explores #Albany‘s craft beverage producers throughout the warehouse district. https://t.co/YcwziNwAUU #ImpactDowntown pic.twitter.com/LaAXNzHlCy — ᴄᴀᴘɪᴛᴀʟɪᴢᴇ ᴀʟʙᴀɴʏ (@CapAlbanyCorp) June 22, 2018 Click here for the announcement’s press release Capital City Cycle Tour announced the expansion of its operations […]

Ida Yarbrough Homes Redevelopment Will Provide 161 Affordable Homes In Albany

June 20, 2018 – 7:54 pm

Ida Yarbrough Homes redevelopment’s Phase I is now completed and construction of Phase II has started. The Ida Yarbrough Homes Redevelopment is a multi-phase, multi-year effort to reinvent a key Albany location and develop new homes for low- and moderate- income families. Developed by the Albany Housing Authority, the Ida Yarbrough Homes is part of […]

Local CFA Workshop at Albany City Hall

June 19, 2018 – 1:58 pm

Governor Cuomo’s transformative Regional Economic Development Councils Round VIII consolidated funding application (CFA) process is under way and Capitalize Albany Corporation will be hosting an informational session and application workshop on Wednesday June 27 at Albany City Hall from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Empire State Development’s Capital Region Director will be on site to answer questions and provide assistance to […]

Second Public Event Gathers More Feedback On Skyway Preliminary Design and Engineering

June 4, 2018 – 8:52 pm

The #Skyway is becoming part of the national conversation on development of elevated linear parks. Philadelphia, Chicago, Miami, London & New York’s Capital City are among the cities with High Line-style projects completed or in planning: https://t.co/V4S7oF32sr #Albany pic.twitter.com/147jq8lRbW — ᴄᴀᴘɪᴛᴀʟɪᴢᴇ ᴀʟʙᴀɴʏ (@CapAlbanyCorp) May 29, 2018 The Skyway is becoming part of the international conversation on development […]

First Evening of Planned All Over Albany Speaker Series Supports Five Downtown Businesses And Features Presidential Historian Alexis Coe

May 21, 2018 – 4:59 pm

First evening of @alloveralbany speaker series supports 5 #Albany businesses and features Presidential Historian @AlexisCoe. May 24th, #CapAlbGrants #ImpactDowntown, learn more: https://t.co/6giWjqDpTx pic.twitter.com/9jHRDog33D — ᴄᴀᴘɪᴛᴀʟɪᴢᴇ ᴀʟʙᴀɴʏ (@CapAlbanyCorp) May 21, 2018 All Over Albany has produced many events, but an Amplify Albany grant award is supporting an inaugural event as part of a planned speaker series. […]

May 22 | Skyway Public Design Review

May 19, 2018 – 5:56 pm

Please RSVP If you haven’t already take the 10-question online survey, let the design team know what matters to you. With support from Governor Cuomo and the announced $3.1 million committed, Capitalize Albany Corporation is continuing to gather public input with a second public event in order to generate ideas that will support the Skyway’s […]

9W Project to Bring New Development, Streetscape and Transportation Improvements

May 18, 2018 – 4:02 pm

A new $10 million investment at 351 Southern Boulevard will create 60 jobs (30 construction and 30 permanent) and provide new neighborhood amenities. A project made possible with support from the City of Albany Industrial Development Agency, on Thursday the City of Albany IDA board approved an application to provide financial assistance to 351 Diamond […]

New Seasonal Programming Expands Authentic Downtown Albany Tourism Offerings

May 7, 2018 – 4:45 pm

Expanding authentic downtown #Albany tourism offerings, downtown’s newest walking tour has just launched. The Historic Downtown Albany Food Tour, learn more https://t.co/noFJ1wKp1a #AmplifyAlbany #ImpactDowntown pic.twitter.com/HvztosYIwf — ᴄᴀᴘɪᴛᴀʟɪᴢᴇ ᴀʟʙᴀɴʏ (@CapAlbanyCorp) May 7, 2018 Expanding operations, Taste of Troy Food Tours has brought its programming to downtown Albany. Supported by the Amplify Albany grant program, the newest seasonal […]