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Kathy Sheehan to become Albany's first female mayor

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Kathy Sheehan will be Albany’s first female mayor after easily claiming victory in the city’s mayoral race Tuesday night. The city treasurer, a Democrat, drew 12,369 votes, according to unofficial results posted to the Albany County Board of Elections website Tuesday night. She beat out three challengers, including: Republican Jesse Calhoun, who drew 964 votes; Green Party member Theresa Portelli, who received 665 votes; and Conservative Joe Sullivan, who got 652 votes. Sheehan will be ...

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