Central New York Regional Economic Development Council

The CNY REDC is committed to the vitality and economic development of Cayuga, Cortland, Madison, Onondaga and Oswego Counties.

Central New York A Top Performing Region: Secures $88.2 Million

Central New York was named a top performer at this year's REDC award ceremony, securing $88.2 million for projects throughout the region.

Federal Opportunity Zone Program

New York State is participating in the new Opportunity Zone community development program, offered through the Tax Cuts and Job Acts of 2017. The federal program encourages private investment in low-income urban and rural communities.

Attend the Next CNY REDC Meeting

February 26, 2019

SUNY Oswego Syracuse Campus
2 Clinton Square
Syracuse, NY 13202

11:00 AM to 12:15 PM

Auburn Wins $10 Million for Downtown Revitalization

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the City of Auburn will receive $10 million in funding as the Central New York winner of the third round of the Downtown Revitalization Initiative.

2018 CFA Resource Guide

Considering applying for funding through the CFA Application? Use the 2018 resource guide to see what funding sources available.

Central New York Regional Economic Development Council (REDC)

CNY REDC is a key component of Gov. Cuomo's transformative approach to State investment and economic development. We are a public-private partnership made up of local stakeholders, who have helped our region secure over $615 million in state funding.

Central New York Reports

A primary role of the CNY REDC is to create a regional strategic plan and provide a written update every year. Learn more about Central New York strategies and progress below. Click here to access all of the Central New York progress reports.

  • CNY 2018 Progress Report Cover
    Strategic Plans/Reports

    Central New York 2018 Progress Report

  • Cover of the 2017 Central New York REDC Progress Report
    Strategic Plans/Reports

    Central New York REDC 2017 Progress Report

    This report outlines the the many accomplishments CNY has acheived through the REDC Initiative. I
  • Cover of the 2015 CNY Rising Plan
    Strategic Plans/Reports

    Central New York Rising 2015 URI Plan

    2015 Central New York Rising URI Plan
  • Strategic Plans/Reports

    2016 Central New York Progress Report

  • Strategic Plans/Reports

    2015 Central New York Progress Report

  • Strategic Plans/Reports

    2014 Central New York Progress Report

  • Strategic Plans/Reports

    2013 Central New York Progress Report

  • Strategic Plans/Reports

    2012 Central New York Progress Report

GENIUS NY Announces Winner of Round II

GENIUS NY Announces Winner of Round II

 
On April 9, 2018 GENIUS NY, a year-long business accelerator focused on Unmanned Aerial Systems software, hardware, and analytics, awarded investments as part of the program’s second round during an...

Downtown Revitalization Initiative

Governor Cuomo’s Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) is transforming downtown neighborhoods into vibrant communities where the next generation of New Yorkers will want to live, work, and raise families.

Round 3 Application is now closed. Check back for updates on this year's winner!

 

CNY DRI Round 1 (2016): City of Oswego (Oswego County)

CNY DRI Round 2 (2017): City of Cortland (Cortland County)

Downtown Cortland
Downtown Cortland

Public Meetings

See meeting notices and read meeting notes for the Central NY REDC

Prior SIAT Presentations

See the annual presentation of the CNY REDC’s progress report.

Past CFA Awards

View past CFA awards Ceremonies for Central New York

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James Fayle, Regional Director