Category Archives: News

Common Council Meeting Tonight!

Common Council Member, Ron Bailey encourages as many Ten Broeck Triangle neighbors as possible to turn out for this very important hearing regarding the Elks Lodge’s application for a Cabaret License.  The Lodge is close by in our neighborhood on 2nd Street. The … Continue reading

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City Council Passes Resolution Against Brewery

Last night the common council passed a resolution 10-1 opposing the Ravens Head Brewery proposal, citing its conflict with our quiet residential neighborhood.  You can read the Times Union article here.  Again at the meeting, Historic Albany Foundation put forward the idea … Continue reading

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Many editorials on the Church have now been posted in the TU. Here is the list: Brewery Falls Flat, published December 14, 2012, Jenna Hecker. Saving Buildings Saves City’s History, published December 13, 2012, Bill Brandow. Letter: Buildings trump parking lots, published … Continue reading

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Channel 10 News Coverage

Watch the video here. Channel 10 news interviewed Mimi O’Neil, Susan Holland and the guys from Ravens Head Brewing. It seemed pretty fair and balanced!

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Update After Zoning Meeting

You can read the Times Union article covering the meeting here! A lot of neighbors turned out last night and among actual triangle residents the feeling was that this is a bad idea.  A few residents felt it would help … Continue reading

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Zoning Board Meeting Tonight!

The Board of Zoning Appeals meeting about St. Joe’s reuse as a brewery is tonight beginning at 5:30 pm City Hall, Common Council Chambers, 2nd Floor.  Everyone is welcome to come and speak!

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Neighborhood Meeting Back On!

Tuesday December 4th at 7:00 p.m. at the Ten Broeck Mansion, neighbors will gather informally to discuss concerns and learn more about the proposed Ravens Head Brewing project at St. Joe’s.  Historic Albany will be on hand to provide information.

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Welcome to the neighborhood!

A new asset is moving into the neighborhood.  According to The Albany Barn’s recent press release, Carlisa and Dionna Walton of Sister to Sister Awakening, Inc! will be opening a youth drop-in center on North Swan Street next door to Stage 1 … Continue reading

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Brewery Application

Click here to view Ravens Head Brewing’s application to the zoning board. The application will be addressed at the neighborhood association meeting on December 4th.  The Board of Zoning Appeals will hear the application on December 12th.

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St. Joseph’s Update

According to the Historic Albany Foundation the Raven’s Head application will be before the Board of Zoning Appeals on Wednesday, December 12th at 5:30 p.m.  Stay tuned for additional details…

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