Residents are encouraged to reduce waste image
28 May 2018

As bulk waste collections commence this week, the City of Albany reminds residents that bulk hard waste will now be collected every two years, while bulk green waste collections will still take place annually. Residents are encouraged to consider whether their discarded items are suitable for others to reuse or repurpose before placing them on the verge.

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Volunteers make Albany a better place  image
23 May 2018

Hundreds of dynamic and passionate volunteers make Albany a more connected and vibrant city. This week is National Volunteer Week, a time to recognise the profound contribution Albany volunteers make to create a better community.

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Bike skills training for schools  image
23 May 2018

Albany students are developing their bike and road safety skills thanks to a partnership between the City of Albany and RAC. With the support of RAC, the City has offered local schools a share of up to 20 days of bike skills training with accredited cycle coaches.

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Safer Albany survey for residents  image
23 May 2018

The City of Albany is inviting residents to complete a short survey following the recent installation of a number of CCTV cameras to expand the City of Albany’s existing public CCTV network. Thanks to funding from Federal Safer Streets and the WA CCTV Infrastructure fund, the City of Albany has installed an additional 30 cameras across Albany in close collaboration with Albany Police.

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Green fitness craze comes to Albany  image
23 May 2018

Albany locals will soon be able to get in shape while reducing litter with the international fitness craze plogging coming to Albany.

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Drains to be transformed into wetland image
18 May 2018

Clearing of the overgrown Wellington Street drains will start next week in preparation to rehabilitate the area into a working wetland that beautifies the area and supports the health and sustainability of Yakamia Creek.

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Australia Day sand sculpture vandal fined image
15 May 2018

The City of Albany has thanked police for their efforts investigating the vandalism of a sand sculpture on Australia Day, which has led to an arrest and conviction over the damage.

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Upgrades to extend Town Hall's rich history image
14 May 2018

Added to the State Register of Heritage Places in 1996, the Town Hall is about to get a new lease of life as the final piece in the City of Albany’s ongoing project to revitalise the city’s civic heart.

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Residents praised for recycling efforts image
10 May 2018

“Good community recycling habits combined with the machine and hand sorting at Albany’s Material Recovery Facility mean the bales of recyclable materials coming out of Albany have low rates of contamination and are more sought after on the recycling market.”

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City's renewable energy goal powers on image
27 April 2018

“Renewable energy is an innovative industry with exciting potential and we want Albany to be part of the solution"

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