Written September 29th, 2023 by Hasso Hering
For someone in a wheelchair, trying to cross the railroad track on Water Avenue to reach the Dave Clark Path is an arduous adventure if it’s possible at all.
Written June 25th, 2023 by Hasso Hering
Unforeseen complications have raised the cost of demolishing the former Wells Fargo Bank branch in downtown Albany.
Written May 19th, 2023 by Hasso Hering
The former site of the Wells Fargo Bank in downtown Albany has been put on the market for a listed price of $310,000 and, according to a city official, has attracted quite a bit of interest.
Written February 15th, 2023 by Hasso Hering
A contractor now has the green light to construct the Central Albany Revitalization Area’s riverfront project this year.
Written February 9th, 2023 by Hasso Hering
The scheduled felling of dozens of trees at Monteith Riverpark came up during Wednesday’s meeting of the Albany City Council. But nothing about the plans changed.
Written November 28th, 2022 by Hasso Hering
Monday’s meeting of the Albany Revitalization Agency was called to award a demolition contract for the former Wells Fargo branch downtown. It ended on a sour note when the chair, Councilwoman Bessie Johnson, formally accused member Dick Olsen of violating the secrecy of an executive session.
Written November 17th, 2022 by Hasso Hering
Three contractors from the Portland area submitted bids to demolish the former downtown Albany branch of the Wells Fargo Bank at 300 W. First Ave. The bids, opened Nov. 15, ranged from about $239,000 to nearly $385,000.