Joyce Love Albany Moves To Shutter Corner Store By Dave Lucas • Dec 13, 2019 WAMC photo by Dave Lucas Listen Listening... / 4:23 After a fourth shooting death this year outside a corner store in the city, Albany officials are taking steps to close the business. Albany Common Council Approves Mayor Sheehan’s Spending Plan By Dave Lucas • Nov 20, 2018 WAMC photo by Dave Lucas Listen Listening... / 4:20 The Albany Common Council has passed Mayor Kathy Sheehan’s $177 million 2019 budget, but there was some opposition to extending the city's trash fee to single-family homes. Albany Common Council Holds Public Hearing With Police Chief Appointee Tonight By Dave Lucas • Aug 21, 2018 WAMC photo by Dave Lucas Listen Listening... / 3:56 Mayor Kathy Sheehan’s appointee to head the Albany Police Department meets Common Council members and the public tonight at City Hall before lawmakers vote on his nomination. Albany Area Voters To Decide On City, County Races Tuesday By Dave Lucas • Nov 6, 2017 Composite photo by Dave Lucas/WAMC Listen Listening... / 3:25 Voters in the Albany area will decide a variety of city and county races Tuesday. New Faces Poised To Join Albany's Common Council By Dave Lucas • Sep 13, 2017 WAMC photo by Dave Lucas Listen Listening... / 3:09 With a resounding victory in the Democratic primary, Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan is highly likely to earn a second term. But it appears several new faces could be joining Albany’s Common Council.