On June 5th Mayor Gerald Jennings transferred St. Joseph's Church from the
City to Historic Albany Foundation. The Foundation is currently working to
stabilize the building. While this work is progressing, a committee,
Chaired by Matthew Bender IV, will hold a series of meetings, to collect
public input and ideas about the reuse of this local architectural
landmark.

The meetings are scheduled as follows:

 Tuesday, July 8  7:15 - 9:00 pm
Sweet Pilgrim Baptist Church
corner of Clinton Ave. & Ten Broeck Street  use entrance on Clinton Avenue

 Saturday, July 19  1:00 - 3:00 pm
New Covenant School
50 Lark Street, between Second and Third Streets

 Wednesday, July 23  6:00 - 8:00 pm
Public Safety Bldg. 165 Henry Johnson Blvd. 2nd Floor

A flyer announcing the dates, times and locations of the public meetings to
discuss potential reuses for St. Joseph's Church is available on the
Foundation's web site at http://www.historic-albany.org .

Please attend one or more of the meetings and pass this invitation and
flyer to your lists of members/constituents.

If you have any questions or cannot attend the meetings please call or
write the Foundation with your ideas and interest. Thank you for your
participation.

Elizabeth Griffin
Executive Director
Historic Albany Foundation