Richard Conti Albany Officials Work To Cut Down On Unlicensed Dirt Bikes, ATVs On City Streets By Dave Lucas • Jul 11, 2019 YouTube Listen Listening... / 4:29 Unlicensed all-terrain vehicles and dirt bikes have become familiar sights on downtown Albany streets. Not for long, say city officials. 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 Residents Push For Complete Streets Point Person By Dave Lucas • Oct 16, 2018 Listen Listening... / 2:49 Some Albany residents are calling for the city to appoint a Complete Streets coordinator. 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 Residents Give Input On Selecting New Permanent Police Chief By Dave Lucas • Apr 18, 2018 WAMC photo by Dave Lucas Listen Listening... / 4:30 A search for a new chief to lead the city of Albany's police force is underway following three community meetings seeking citizen input. Albany Mayor Presents 2018 Budget Proposal By Dave Lucas • Oct 2, 2017 Composite Image by Dave Lucas Listen Listening... / 3:25 Fresh off the Democratic primary campaign, Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan unveiled her 2018 proposed city budget this morning at City Hall. City Officials Acknowledge Rise In Crime By Dave Lucas • Jul 6, 2017 WAMC photo by Dave Lucas Listen Listening... / 3:44 The day after a shooting and two stabbings in the city of Albany, the mayor and police chief held a news conference to discuss a "crime surge."