Contract Administration Board (CAB)

The Contract Administration Board was established by the Albany County Charter: Article 13, Section 1301 “Board of Contract Administration”

Section 1301. Board of Contract Administration. For the purpose of simplifying, clarifying and centralizing the approval process for contracts, there is hereby established a Board of Contract Administration. The Board shall be composed of the County Executive, the Chairperson of the County Legislature and the County Clerk. The Board of Contract Administration is empowered to approve contracts for execution by the County Executive in amounts of not less than twenty thousand, and, not more than one hundred thousand dollars, or such higher amount as may be established by local law. The Board shall report periodically to the County Legislature, detailing the contracts approved by it.

The Contract Administration Board (CAB) meets the fourth Monday of every month. The CAB is composed of County Executive Daniel P. McCoy, Hon. Sean E. Ward, Chairman of the Albany County Legislature; and Hon. Bruce A. Hidley, Albany County Clerk.

Please feel free to contact Sarah Cantwell at Sarah.Cantwell@albanycounty.com should you have any questions or need clarification regarding this procedure.

2016 Tentative Schedule

Dates marked with an asterisk (*) have been changed due to a holiday conflict.

All meetings will take place at 3:00pm on these dates unless otherwise noted.

  • January 26 Agenda | Video
  • February 22
  • March 28
  • April 25
  • May 23*
  • June 27
  • July 25
  • August 22
  • September 26
  • October 24
  • November 28
  • December  19*

* Changed due to a holiday conflict.

Three Year Document Archives

Agendas and Minutes from the previous three years of CAB meetings. These are all in PDF format and will open in a separate window or browser tab.

2015 Agendas, Videos and Minutes

2014 Agendas, Videos & Minutes

We started posted video records of our meetings in July 2014

2013 Agendas & Minutes