Municipal Civil Service Commission

Overview

The Municipal Civil Service Commission is responsible for the administration of the Civil Service Law within the geographic boundaries of the City of Albany, which includes the City of Albany, Albany Public Library, Albany Parking  Authority, Albany Housing Authority, and the City School District of Albany.

The Mayor appoints the commissioners, not more than two of whom shall be adherents of the same political party, for six-year terms.

Meetings

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak and the moratorium on public gatherings, meetings will be held via YouTube until further notice.

2022 Meeting Dates - All meeting are held at 4:30pm
January 19April 28 - Agenda
Supporting Documentation
August 31December 28
February 2 - Special Meeting May 25September 28
February 23June 29October 26
March 30July 27November 30

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Members

  • Michael Cassidy, Democrat
    Term expires: May 2024
  • Linda Jackson-Chalmers, Democrat
    Term expires May 2022
  • Thomas McNaughton, Republican
    Term expires: May 2026

Law

New York State Civil Service Law section 15.

Current Employment Opportunities

To access the City of Albany's current employment opportunities, please visit the Employment page.