SMG Selects Baker Public Relations as Communications Agency of Record for Albany Capital Center ALBANY, N.Y. – SMG, on behalf of the Albany Capital Center, is pleased to announce that Baker Public Relations has been selected as the communications agency of record for the Albany Capital Center and the Capital Complex. Baker PR was chosen following a competitive RFP process. Baker Public Relations, a full-service public relations firm in Albany, N.Y., will serve as the strategic [...]

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Project leaders offered a tour of the progress made on the construction at Albany's new convention center Friday morning. Katie Eastman has more from downtown Albany with a look inside... Click here to view full story.

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Work is progressing on the Albany Capital Center building site at Eagle and Howard streets in Albany. Developers offered a hard-hat tour of the convention center project on Friday morning to the media and local officials.  Click here to view the full story.

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A new building in Downtown Albany is rising quickly. The steelwork on the Capital Center should be done next month and construction should be completed in March, next year. Click here to view the full story.

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Walkway Connecting Times Union Center to Empire State Plaza Closed for Construction

The walkway connecting the Times Union Center, the Times Union Center Parking Garage, the Albany Capital Center, and the Empire State Plaza is currently closed for construction through Winter 2017. Plans to upgrade the walkway include new floors, walls, and stairs, refurbishing escalators and elevators, improving security, and adding infrared heat. In order to alleviate inconvenience, a committee was assembled to map alternate walking routes for visitors and residents during the renovation [...]

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