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Appeals court rejects ban on raves at armory in Albany

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A state appeals court threw out the Albany Board of Zoning Appeals’ 2013 ban on raves at the Washington Avenue Armory, saying the definition of “auditorium” used to support the prohibition was too narrow. According to a ruling from the Supreme Court Appellate Division Third Judicial Department issued Thursday, the BZA was incorrect in asserting that the armory had to have fixed seating for events such as the techno parties/concerts in order to qualify as ...

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