Three special events are planned in downtown Albany on September 11, 2021. Some streets will be closed while pedestrian traffic downtown is expected to increase.
Here is the schedule:
American Legion Post 10 will host a memorial ceremony commemorating the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks in New York, Pennsylvania, and Washington D.C., on September 11, 2001. The ceremony will begin at 8:46 a.m. on the lawn at the Linn County Courthouse. Seating will be available for 200 people. A portion of Fourth Avenue in front of the courthouse will be closed to parking.
Albany Farmers' Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the parking lot at Albany City Hall, 333 Broadalbin St. SW, and on Fourth Avenue west of Ellsworth Street.
Antiques in the Streets & Classic Car Show will be open for shopping and viewing from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.. Portions of Second Avenue, Third Avenue and Broadalbin Street will be closed to traffic and parking during these events.
On-street parking for attendees of all three events will be available east of Ellsworth Street, west of Ferry Street, and north of First Avenue. The public parking lot at Two Rivers Market, 250 Broadalbin Street SW, will also be open.
Please be safe, follow posted speed limits, and watch for people at crosswalks.