Five senior Albany Common Council members are not running for another term this year. A "Meet the Candidates Night" was held virtually on Wednesday
Sergio Adams who ran for Cathy Fahey's 7th Ward seat in 2017 is trying again this year. The Hudson Park resident has an urban planning background.
"My previous experience working in Department of Recreation, working with the Department of Planning, and working with the Department of Special Events in the city of Albany, also allows me to have good insight on the issues that are holding Albany back and figuring out what we can do to move Albany forward.
Adams counts public safety, poverty, youth and housing as issues that concern him.