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2017 NYS REDC Awards name Greene County a Top Performer as part of the Capital Region

2017 NYS REDC Awards name Greene County a Top Performer as part of the Capital Region

Members of the NYS Regional Economic Development Council (REDC) gathered in Albany on December 13th to recognize the Capital Region as a Top Performer and award $85Million to 110 projects across Albany, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren, and Washington Counties.

Funding for 5 Projects enhancing Economic Development in Greene County totaled $712,330.00 and include:

  • Catskill Mountain Housing Development Corporation; Catskill Main Street Renovations; HCR NYMS; $300,000
  • Thomas Cole Historic House; A celebration of the 200th anniversary of Thomas Cole’s arrival in America; Arts ACIP; $52,000
  • Village of Catskill; Local Waterfront Revitalization Program; DOS LWRP; $85,000
  • Columbia-Greene Community College; Transportation Training Program; DOL UWT; $50,330
  • Columbia and Greene Counties; Thomas Cole House; Skywalk Marketing Campaign and Special Events; $225,000

 

REDC Award Allocations by Region

Capital Region: $85 million (Top Performer)

 Central New York: $86.4 million (Top Performer)

 North Country: $64.9 million

 Long Island: $84.3 million (Top Performer)

 Western New York: $68.8 million

 Mid-Hudson: $84.8 million (Top Performer)

 Southern Tier: $67.3 million

Finger Lakes: $63.9 million 

Mohawk Valley: $85.5 million (Top Performer)

 New York City: $64.8 million

Read the Governor’s Press Release

Capital Region Economic Development Council Progress Report

2017 Regional Economic Development Council Awards Booklet

Capital Region Economic Development Council Website

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