South End Neighborhood Association Meeting

Tuesday, October 23, 2018  at 6 PM 

Where:  John A. Howe Library, 105 Schuyler St, Albany NY 12202
 
Large Meeting Room
(Use Broad Street Entrance after 6pm)

Agenda
 
Opening , Community Concerns, Announcements (6:00pm-6:30pm)
 
South End Community Collaborative (6:30pm-8:00pm)
A coalition of South End residents and organizations working together in the South End,  to align our goals and work together to improve our community.  There are four workgroups devoted to specific areas:  Youth & Community Development , Environmental Justice & Health, Workforce Development, Housing & Development.   Our mission is to "engage and mobilize our community to create radical, effective change". We are inviting anyone in the community to attend and be a part of this group so we can work together to make the South End better for all of us!

The following topics will be discussed:
  • Request to city for resources to address South Pearl issues, possible report from city officials.
  • DMV building follow-up, including status of gas station.
  • Lincoln Park planning process (see report on October 9 meeting). Next meeting scheduled for November 27. Where should it be held?
  • Grocery Store: The Carey Institute for Global Good has submitted planning proposal to EPA.
  • Employment work group: Update on Construction trades training program.
  • Housing and Development work group
  • Health and Environmental Justice Work Group.
  • Public Safety issues. Proposal to request city to post and fill second South End beat cop position.
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  • Youth and Community Work Group.
  • Other announcements and concerns.


Upcoming Events


Lincoln Park Master Plan Needs Your Attention!!  From swimming in the pool to partying in the bowl, Lincoln Park is near and dear to the South End.  The City of Albany is starting a planning process to reimagine Lincoln Park, as a Resident of the South End you should be involved in these discussions.

Get Involved and Stay involved with the Lincoln Park Master Plan.
 
Didn't make it to Public Meeting #1 on October 9th?  That's OK!  You can send  your feedback using the Comment Form at  https://albanyslincolnpark.weebly.com/comment-form.html
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We hope you will be able to join us for Public Meeting #2 on November 27th.
Subscribe using link below to join the Lincoln Park Master Plan email list.
 
 
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Drug Take Back Day
Saturday, October 27, 10:00am-2:00pm at Albany Police Department South Station on Arch Street
 
 
 

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Seats are still available on the bus to  the National Museum of  African American History and Culture, call to reserve your seat today!



South End Neighborhood Association Meeting

Tuesday, September 25, 2018  at 6 PM 

Where:  John A. Howe Library, 105 Schuyler St, Albany NY 12202
 
Large Meeting Room
(Use Broad Street Entrance after 6pm)
 
Announcements 
 
Community Concerns



Upcoming Events

The Listing of Job Vacancies on DEC's public website has been updated for the coming week. The current vacancy list can be found online at:
http://www.dec.ny.gov/about/27863.html