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Downtown Revitalization Initiative project up for incentive approval in Batavia (access required)

Neppalli Holdings LLC is proposing to invest roughly $1.165 million to renovate a three-story building at 99 Main St. in Batavia. (Photo provided)

The Genesee County Economic Development Center board of directors will consider final approval for a building renovation project in the city of Batavia at its Sept. 3 board meeting. Neppalli Holdings LLC is proposing to invest roughly $1.165 million to ...

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Seneca Falls to receive $10 million in fourth-round revitalization initiative (access required)


Seneca Falls will be the next recipient of the state’s $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative grant in the Finger Lakes region, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday. Now in its fourth year, the DRI awards $10 million to a downtown location in ...

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Retail business arising in new forms downtown (access required)

Ken Greene

Where Rochester’s downtown once featured four department stores and two grocery stores, now there are none. A quarter century after the last department store closed, in the places where all of Rochester once shopped, there’s a car museum, a large ...

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8 projects approved for Batavia’s Downtown Revitalization Initiative funding (access required)

A rendering of Batavia's proposed Downtown Public Market structure that is to be part of the city's DRI win. (Provided)

Eight downtown projects have been approved for funding in the City of Batavia’s $10 million state Downtown Revitalization Initiative win in 2017. The strategic investments in downtown Batavia, the seat of the Genesee County micropolitan area, will help drive new, ...

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Downtowns set to compete for state revitalization funding (access required)

The City of Batavia won the 2017 round of the state's Downtown Revitalization Initiative. This rendering of Main Street upgrades was submitted as part of the proposal.

The State of New York has launched the third round of its Downtown Revitalization Initiative, or DRI, investing $100 million in 10 downtown areas across the state. The annual competition awards $10 million to each of 10 downtowns, chosen by ...

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