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.

Federal Opportunity Zones Program

This federal program encourages private investment in low-income urban and rural communities.Learn more here.

 

 

    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.

    Attend the Next CNY REDC Meeting

    There are no more public meetings of the CNY REDC this year. Thank you to everyone who attended throughout the year. Check back for details on our 2019 meetings. For continued information follow us on social media.

    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

    More About the Central New York Region

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    James Fayle, Regional Director