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Introducing Our Newest Team Members

June 18, 2020 – 1:37 pm

Capitalize Albany is continuing to play its role in helping to support the city’s economic-recovery through the SupportsmAlbany initiative, and programs providing assistance to local businesses as they work to reopen and re-establish their operations. The Corporation is moving forward with an ambitious agenda for 2020, ramping up a number of complex projects and has brought dynamic new talent on board […]

Contract Position: Part-Time Property Manager and Building Superintendent

June 16, 2020 – 10:30 am

Capitalize Albany Corporation is seeking a Part-Time Property Manager and Building Superintendent to assist the Corporation in the day- to-day maintenance and management of properties it owns. The position is a one (1) year contract position with a term that may be extended by mutual agreement. The position is a contract position with a fixed […]

Emergency Funding Round To Close June 30 For Grants To Support City of Albany Small Businesses

June 15, 2020 – 11:56 am

In response to recent damage done to numerous City businesses, applications were made available at the beginning of June as part of an emergency response using the City of Albany Small Business Facade Improvement, and Retail Grant programs administered by Capitalize Albany Corporation. Application fees and investment match requirements are being waived to ensure there […]

Emergency Round of Grants Announced To Support City Of Albany Small Business Owners

June 1, 2020 – 4:49 pm

Grants To Support Businesses That Sustained Damage Over The Weekend With Prioritization of Minority Or Women-Owned Businesses View This Announcement’s Press Release Here In response to the damage done to numerous City businesses, applications will be made available as part of an emergency response using the City of Albany Small Business Façade Improvement and Retail […]

Support smAlbany | New Resource To Support Albany Businesses In A Fast-Changing Environment Amid COVID-19 Crisis

March 20, 2020 – 3:31 pm

www.SupportsmAlbany.com   In recognition of the significant impact the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has had – and will continue to have for the foreseeable future – on the local and national economy, a consortium of organizations has joined together to provide a clearinghouse of information and resources to support businesses at this difficult time.This website is […]

Winter Art Fest Block Party Celebrates Growing Arts Connection In Clinton Square Neighborhood

February 25, 2020 – 1:54 pm

Hundreds attended this exciting annual event for the second year in a row. Supported in part by the Amplify Albany Grant Program, the Albany Distilling and Albany Center Gallery Winter Art Fest returned with expanded programming supporting the Clinton Square DRI zone and strengthening its connection to downtown’s central business district, the warehouse district and surrounding neighborhoods. […]

Making Progress on a $48 Million Project in Arbor Hill 

February 10, 2020 – 12:06 pm

Looking ahead to spring, Home Leasing has passed the halfway mark in its construction of more than 200 affordable housing and mixed-income residential units within 70 row houses in the Arbor Hill neighborhood and along Clinton Avenue and Ten Broeck Triangle. To date, 27 buildings have been completed. Restoration work is continuing, and more than […]

RFP | Clinton Market Collective

January 31, 2020 – 5:50 pm

Click Here To Download This RFP Document 11 Clinton Ave. Survey, 2015  Frequently Asked Questions, updated on Feb. 26, 2020 RFP Webinar Presentation, Feb. 13, 2020 Capitalize Albany Corporation is looking for the most innovative, creative professional engineering and design teams that not only think outside the box, but will leave that box behind without […]

Innovation Of Skyway Recognized By American Council of Engineering Companies

January 29, 2020 – 5:01 pm

With support from Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Regional Economic Development Councils initiative, Capitalize Albany Corporation completed a 2018 Skyway feasibility study and the project’s preliminary design. This study and the Skyway’s design, guided by public input and conducted by the design firm Stantec, has prepared the Impact Downtown Albany-informed Skyway project to advance. The Corporation-led REDC Round […]

Discover Albany and Albany Center Gallery Highlight The Downtown Albany Visual Experience In 2020 Visitors Guide

January 17, 2020 – 10:21 am

Recognizing downtown Albany as a destination, Discover Albany, in collaboration with the Albany Center Gallery, last week revealed the new cover design for the 2020 Discover Albany Visitors Guide. The cover and companion map were both illustrated by artist Cara Hanley and feature downtown as part of the guide’s “Artful Albany” theme. The @Discoveralbany 2020 Visitors Guide artist illustrations […]