About Albany County

From the Helderbergs to the shores of the mighty Hudson, Albany County is a unique blend of urban excitement and rural relations. It is the ideal place to live, work and raise a family. A trip through our 19 municipalities will impress you. Our villages, towns and cities are beautiful and they play host to the finest in food, lodging, shopping and entertainment. Whether you hike our trails, bike on our paths, visit our parks and museums or fish our streams and brooks, you will find it all here. Our current homepage background image (above) of a foggy morning in Latham was taken by Lauren DiScipio. Click here to submit a photo.

Albany County TweetMyJobs
Albany County Land Bank Corporation
Nursing Home Lease Agreement Disctussions
Albany County Nursing Home

The fate of the Nursing Home has been discussed for over ten years. In 2012, I proposed a lease agreement as a solution to protect our seniors and taxpayers and accept financial responsibility. The Legislature has since voted to transfer control of the Nursing Home to a Local Development Corporation. Learn more»

Senior Services
Senior Services

The Department for Aging works closely with its contracted agencies and senior centers throughout Albany County to provide seniors (60+) with high quality programs and services. For more information visit the Department for Aging's website or call (518) 447-7177