10:00 AM

Downtown Albany

Join us on Saturday, April 23, 2022 for two Earth Day neighborhood clean-ups. We'll start at the Olde English Downtown Dog Park (119 N. Pearl Street) from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, and move to the African American Cultural Center of the Capital Region (135 S. Pearl Street) from 12:00 - 2:00 PM. Rakes, shovels, gloves, and leaf and garbage bags will be provided thanks to the City of Albany's Department of General Services and event sponsor The Mailworks. Help tidy up Downtown and get to know your neighbors in the process. 


Volunteers are encouraged to sign up in advance via Eventbrite; click here to register.  


Free on-street parking is available in downtown Albany all day on weekends. Please refer to the on-street signage for exact meter enforcement times and parking regulations.


Additional parking is available at ParkAlbany’s Green-Hudson, Riverfront and Quackenbush Garages, parking at these locations is subject to fees. For more information and rates, visit parkalbany.com.


Additional Downtown Earth Day events:

  • Albany Capital Center hosts "Plant and Take" event on April 22, 1:00-4:30 PM. Plant your own tree or bulb and take it with you. Free event. 55 Eagle Street. Call 518.487.2155 for more information. 
  • Albany Capital Center hosts E-Waste Recycling April 22-29. Free event. Drop off e-waste recycling at 54 Howard Street. Call 518.487.2155 for more information including list of approved items.