Columns

“Compact Planning Offers a Fresh Approach for Regional Planning and Smart Growth: A New York Model” by Patricia Salkin and Paul Bray, Real Estate Law Journal (Fall 2001)

Compact Planning Offers a Fresh Approach for Regional Planning and Smart Growth: A New York Model Patricia E. Salkin and Paul [...]

Italian visitors to the Hudson Valley

April 2005 Italian visitors to the Hudson Valley By Paul M. Bray Last year a delegation from the Hudson Valley visited the Province of Ferrara and the [...]

Three Convention Facilities Better Than One in Albany

August 2004 Three Convention Facilities Better Than One in Albany By Paul M. Bray Forget the more than $150 million convention center/hotel notion for [...]

Meeting City needs

Sept2006 Meeting city needs By Paul M. Bray I have been asked why hundreds of millions of dollars can be spent on projects like a convention center [...]

Successful civic enterprise in 1909

Dec2006Column Successful civic enterprise in 1909 By Paul M. Bray In doing some work assisting the state commission planning for the 400th [...]

Discovering our culture of people and place

Discovering our culture of people and place By Paul M. Bray There is Culture and culture. Let me explain the difference so that the culture of where we [...]

Community can flourish with care for young, old

Community can flourish with care for young, old Times Union By PAUL BRAY First published: Sunday, October 14, 2007 The proverb "It takes a village [...]

Gateway vision being realized

Gateway vision being realized By Paul M. Bray November 2006 In 2000 a team of 13 planning, design, economic development and preservationist [...]

Time for Albany to move on

November 2006 Gateway vision being realized By Paul M. Bray In 2000 a team of 13 planning, design, economic development and preservationist [...]

Albany as tourist hub

Albany as tourist hub By Paul M. Bray August 2008 Visitors to European cities find tourist companies offering a wide variety of day trips to [...]