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GLOW With Your Hands goes virtual (access required)

Area students participate in GLOW With Your Hands 2019. (provided)

The Genesee, Livingston, Orleans and Wyoming counties’ successful GLOW With Your Hands career exploration project has launched a new virtual platform to benefit students in the four-county region. GLOW With Your Hands Virtual expands the hands-on career exploration experience with innovative, ...

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Genesee County agencies approve economic development spending (access required)

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The Genesee County Economic Development Center board of directors has adopted a Phase 1 Housing Policy. The policy establishes incentives and criteria for multi-family rental/market-rate and multifamily rental/affordable housing projects. The Phase 1 Housing Policy is the result of the ...

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Mixed-use redevelopment project begins in downtown Batavia (access required)

The city of Batavia's proposed Downtown Revitalization Initiative area

Construction has begun on a $2.5 million mixed-use redevelopment project in Batavia as part of the state’s Downtown Revitalization Initiative. The Ellicott Place project, which was awarded $1.15 million through Batavia’s $10 million 2017 DRI win, will improve a nearly ...

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GCEDC approves incentives for low-income apartment renovations (access required)

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The Genesee County Economic Development Center board of directors has approved incentives for a $12.8 million renovation of an existing apartment complex in the city of Batavia. Batavia Senior Housing Preservation LLC will invest roughly $21,400 per unit in hard ...

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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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Schumer touts Genesee County mega site for semiconductor push (access required)

Genesee County's STAMP industrial site with buildings superimposed.

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer visited Genesee County on Friday to tout the Western New York Science and Technology Advanced Manufacturing Park (STAMP) and his three-pronged push to jolt the U.S. semiconductor industry and the Upstate New York economy into high ...

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GCEDC in talks with Buffalo logistics firm for Agri-Business Park facility (access required)

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The Genesee County Economic Development Center is in talks with a Buffalo-based logistics provider to construct a regional multi-temperature warehouse facility in the Genesee Valley Agri-Business Park in the town of Batavia. Sonwil Distribution is proposing a multi-temperature warehouse that ...

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Survey: Genesee County businesses prioritize safe reopening for customers (access required)

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More than 100 businesses in Genesee County responded to a recent economic survey, with nearly two-thirds indicating they had applied for financial assistance during the COVID-19 crisis. The Genesee County Economic Development Center, Genesee County Chamber of Commerce, the Batavia ...

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GCEDC accepts two incentive applications (access required)

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The Genesee County Economic Development Center has accepted applications for incentives for two projects expected to generate $9 million in capital investments. Bright Oak Solar LLC is seeking incentives to construct a 4MW community solar farm with a capital investment ...

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GCEDC to consider assistance for five solar farm projects (access required)

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The Genesee County Economic Development Center this week will consider final resolutions for five community solar projects. Borrego Solar plans to invest roughly $22 million across the five projects, which would generate 22 MW of energy for residential and commercial ...

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