Long Island Regional Economic Development Council

The Long Island Regional Economic Development Council (LIREDC) serves as an economic advisory board for the Long Island Region.

Round 9 Grant Funding

Round 9 Regional Economic Development Council grant applications will be open from May 1- July 26 at 4 p.m.
Guidebooks, funding information, & dates for informational meetings can be found in the LIREDC Documents and Meetings & Workshops sections below.

August Regional Council Meeting

The next LI Regional Council Meeting will be on August 1st at the NYIT de Seversky Mansion at 2 pm.
Find out more about this year's regional priorities and receive LI economic development updates.

LIREDC Documents

The LIREDC reports annually on the progress made by regional projects that were awarded New York State Funding.

Click here to access all of Long Island's documents.

To view all past Strategic Plan updates click here.

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    2019 CFA Resources Available

    For Round IX, there are over 30 programs available through 10 state agencies.
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    2019 CFA Application Manual

    A step-by-step guide on applying through the Consolidated Funding Application (CFA).
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    2019 REDC Guidebook

    Learn more about the ninth round of REDC awards with up to $750 million to fund regional priority projects.

Workforce Development Initiative: Application

The Workforce Development Initiative (WDI) will invest $175 million across the State to support strategic regional efforts that meet businesses’ workforce needs, improve regional talent pipelines, and expand workplace learning opportunities.

Workforce Development Initiative: Workshop

A panel workshop will be held at Farmingdale State College for anyone interested in learning more about the Workforce Development Initiative application. Please RSVP below if you are planning on attending. 

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.

LI DRI Round 1 (2016) Village of Westbury (Nassau County)

LI DRI Round 2 (2017) Village of Hicksville (Nassau County)

LI DRI Round 3 (2018) Central Islip (Suffolk County)

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A view of downtown Hicksville- Long Island's 2017 DRI winner

LIREDC Public Meetings

Read meeting notes and see meeting notices for the Long Island REDC

Long Island Region News

Learn about the economic developments and events in the Long Island Region

Past CFA Awards

View past CFA awards ceremonies for the Long Island Region
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Amneal Pharmaceuticals Expansion

Amneal Pharmaceuticals, a generic pharmaceutical manufacturer needed to expand their facility to increase manufacturing capacity and their global competitive edge in the marketplace. Long Island...

CFA Project Info

Read more about Long Island's projects.

Federal Opportunity Zones

Find out more about the Federal Opportunity Zones program here:  Learn More

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      Cara Longworth, Regional Director