Alert: Fire season declaration, vegetation abatement required
During fire season, weeds, grass, and other noxious vegetation that has been determined to be a fire hazard must be addressed to reduce the potential for fire in accordance with Albany Municipal Code 7.84.160. To report a vegetation fire hazard in Albany, call 541-791-0155. Albany Fire Chief John Bradner declared July 9, 2014, the start of fire season due to ongoing hot, dry weather.
15th ATI Northwest Art & Air Festival Aug. 22-24
- Created on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 10:13 am July 30, 2014
Wrap up summer in Albany August 22-24, 2014 at the community’s signature event, the ATI Northwest Art & Air Festival at Timber-Linn Memorial Park and Albany Municipal Airport.
Albany Recognized For Performance Management Focus
- Created on Friday, July 18, 2014, 7:46 am July 18, 2014
The International City/County Management Association (ICMA) is pleased to announce that Albany, Oregon, is being recognized for its performance management efforts with a Certificate of Excellence from the ICMA Center for Performance Analytics™.
City Council Candidate Orientation
- Created on Thursday, July 17, 2014, 10:51 am July 17, 2014
The City of Albany and the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce will cosponsor an orientation meeting at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 5, 2014, for Albany citizens who are considering running for election to the Albany City Council or as Mayor.
The meeting will be held in the Municipal Court Room at Albany City Hall, 333 Broadalbin Street SW.
Willamette River Relay and Paddle Me Plunge coming to Albany August 8-9
- Created on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 2:13 pm July 09, 2014
The Calapooia Watershed Council will present the inaugural Willamette River Relay, a paddling/bicycling/running race, and Paddle Me Plunge in Albany August 8 and 9, 2014, to raise awareness and funding for river restoration efforts in the Willamette Basin, attract visitors to historic Downtown Albany, and highlight outdoor recreation opportunities in the mid-Willamette Valley.
Sign up for Police Citizens Academy
- Created on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 10:07 am July 09, 2014
The Albany Police Department is accepting applications for the 2014 Citizens Academy. The Citizens Academy will be held Tuesdays, 6:00-9:00 p.m., September 2- November 11, 2013. Two Saturday classes are also planned.
Detour of Main Street
- Created on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, 1:24 pm July 01, 2014
Beginning Monday, July 7, 2014, Main Street will be closed to through traffic between 1st and 4th Avenues to facilitate construction of street improvements on Main Street.
Local access for residents and to businesses will be maintained during the work. A signed detour will be in effect 24 hours a day and will route through traffic around the area.