Municipal Civil Service Commission


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 are held in the Mayor's Conference Room and via the City of Albany Public Meetings YouTube Channel

View the notice of upcoming public meetings here

2022 Meeting Dates - All meeting are held at 4:30pm
January 19April 28 August 24 - CANCELEDDecember 28
February 2 - Special Meeting May 24 September 28
February 23June 29October 26 
March 30July 27November 30 - Agenda
Supporting Documentation

Agendas & Minutes

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

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


  • Michael Cassidy, Democrat
    Term expires: May 2024
  • Akosua Yeboah, Democrat
    Term expires May 2028
  • Thomas McNaughton, Republican
    Term expires: May 2026


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.