Albany County Land Bank Corporation

Albany County Land Bank Corporation

The Albany County Land Bank Corporation is a newly formed entity established to end blight and the devastating effects it has on our communities, and begin to reverse the damage already done. The Land Bank is charged with streamlining and facilitating the processes by which vacant, abandoned, and underutilized properties can be returned to productive use. The Albany County Land Bank Corporation was approved by New York State Urban development Corporation d/b/a Empire State Development, pursuant to Article 16 of the New York State Not-for-Profit Corporation Law.

The below documents are all presented in PDF format, unless noted otherwise.


Job Listing:

Property and Development Manager

The Albany County Land Bank seeks applications for the position of Property and Development Manager. This is a full-time position with responsibility for day-to-day management of the Land Bank’s inventory of real property and for supervision of contractors engaged to manage, maintain, and otherwise perform work on Land Bank properties. This staff person will report directly to the Executive Director. CLICK HERE for full job description


Resolutions

Resolution Number Adopted Title
1-2014 July 15, 2014 Resolution Setting Date, Time and Place of Regular Board Meeting
2-2014 July 15, 2014 Resolution Naming Board Officers
3-2014 August 19, 2014 Resolution Adopting By-Laws
4-2014 September 16, 2014 Resolution Mission Statement
5-2014 September 16, 2014 Resolution Naming Community Advisory Committee
6-2014 September 16, 2014 Resolution Hiring of Executive Director
7-2014 September 16, 2014 Resolution Supporting a Grant Application to the NYS AG
8-2014 October 21, 2014 Resolution to Select the Members of the Audit Committee
9-2014 October 21, 2014
Resolution to Select the Members of the Governance Committee
10-2014 October 21, 2014 Resolution to Select the Members of the Finance Committee
11-2014 October 21, 2014
Resolution to Authorizing the Purchase of Insurance

Organizational Documents

Date Description
June 5, 2014 Albany County Land Bank Certificate of Incorporation
August 19, 2014 FINAL Land Bank By Laws

Minutes

Meeting Date Draft/Approved Minutes
September 16, 2014 Approved Minutes of the Albany County Land Bank Corporation Meeting of the Board on September 16, 2014
August 19, 2014 Draft Minutes of the Albany County Land Bank Corporation Meeting of the Board on August 19, 2014
July 15, 2014 Approved Minutes of the Albany County Land Bank Corporation Meeting of the Board on July 15, 2014
June 17, 2014 Approved Minutes of the Albany County Land Bank Corporation Meeting of the Board on June 17, 2014

Other Documents

Date Description
August 19, 2014 Building Analysis Presentation by Joe Fama
November 7, 2014 Albany County Land Bank - FAQ

Press Releases

Date Description
September 26, 2014 County of Albany Presents $500,000.00 to the Albany County Land Bank
October 9, 2014
Release of the New York Land Bank Association (NYLBA) Land Bank Report
Report: "New York State Land Banks: Combating Blight and Vacancy in New York Communities"
October 15, 2014 Albany County Land Bank receives $2,880,000 from NYS Attorney General