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Regional Economic Development Councils begin next decade of awards (access required)

The state of New York will continue its successful Regional Economic Development Council initiative and a more than $750 million Consolidated Funding Application. The CFA opened on May 10, enabling businesses, municipalities, nonprofits and the public to begin applying for ...

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SUNY Geneseo president named co-chair of regional economic development council (access required)

The Finger Lakes Regional Economic Development Council has tapped SUNY College at Geneseo president Denise Battles as its next co-chair. Battles succeeds former Monroe Community College president Anne Kress, who served in the role from 2016 until December 2019. Battles ...

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Workforce development funding available statewide (access required)

A new, statewide workforce development initiative will invest $175 million to support strategic regional efforts that meet businesses’ short-term workforce needs, improve regional talent pipelines and enhance the flexibility of local workforce entities. “We must ensure the workforce of today ...

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Cuomo makes good on $500 million promise to Finger Lakes region (access required)

The Finger Lakes Region has received $498 million of the $500 million promised by Gov. Andrew Cuomo in 2015 through the Upstate Revitalization Initiative. To date, 100 projects have received financial commitments from the state. “These commitments are an important ...

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Regional development competition begins (access required)

The State of New York last week kicked off the eighth round of its annual Regional Economic Development Council Competition, expected to award more than $750 million in state funds for regional economic development projects. The application process for the ...

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