Albany's first shopping mall, as it was configured 3 years after its official grand opening. At the time, it encompassed 830,000 leasable square feet, with three outparcel structures; Sears Auto Center, B.F. Goodrich Tire and the Hellman Cinema Center.
COLONIE CENTER TENANTS 1969:
MACY'S / SEARS (with Coffee Shop and freestanding Auto Center) / MACK DRUG / S.H. KRESS 5 & 10 (with luncheonette) / Albany Savings Bank / Albert Hosiery / Ames Shoes / B.F. Goodrich Tire & Auto / Baker's Shoes / Barnsider Restaurant / Castro Convertibles / Colonie Cafeteria / Colonie Manufacturing Jewelers & Diamond Setters / Corbat's Shoes / Dan A. Donahue men's wear / David Rosenfield Barber Shop / David's ladies' wear / Dixie Hats / Fabric Tree / Fanny Farmer Candies / Flah's ladies' wear / Florsheim Shoes / Fox Colonie Theatre (outparcel) / Friendly Ice Cream Shop / Golden Krust Bakery / Hardy Shoes / Hellman Cinema Center (outparcel) / Howard Clothes for Men / Kennedy's family apparel / King & Queen Cleaners / Kinney Shoes / Little Folks Shop / M. Solomon ladies' wear / Melody Manor Organs & TV / Miles Shoes / Mother-To-Be Shop / National Shirt Shops / Ormond Shop / Radio Shack / Richman Brothers / Richman Hallmark / Rudolph Brothers Jewelers / Schatz Stationery / Schertle Galleries / Scot Ties / Signal Finance / Singer Sewing Center / Spencer Gifts / State Bank of Albany / State Opticians / Suburban Gal ladies' wear / Susan Ives ladies' wear / Thom McAn Shoes / Town Hall Community Room / Waldenbooks / Yarn Shop / Zales Jewelers