$761 Million in Economic and Community Development Awarded

Governor Cuomo announced that more than $761 million in economic and community development funding has been awarded through Round IX of the initiative.

Downtown Revitalization Initiative

Governor Cuomo announced the fourth round of the initiative that will invest $100 million into 10 additional downtown neighborhoods across the state.

2019 Regional Economic Development Council Awards Booklet

Learn more about the $761 million awarded through Round IX of the Regional Economic Development Council initiative.

Key Documents

These are key documents that our users find most helpful.

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    Guidebook/Applications

    2019 REDC Guidebook

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

    2019 CFA Resources Available

    For Round IX, there are over 30 programs available through 10 state agencies.
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    Guidebook/Applications

    2019 CFA Application Manual

    A step-by-step guide on applying through the Consolidated Funding Application (CFA).
  • $6.9 Billion

    Since 2011, the first year of the initiative, over $6.9 billion has been awarded to more than 8,300 projects.
  • 240 Thousand

    These projects are projected to create and retain more than 240,000 jobs statewide.

Through the Regional Economic Development Councils, we have replaced the ‘one-size fits all’ approach to economic growth with a ‘ground-up’ strategy that focuses on cooperation and investing in regional assets to generate opportunity.

- Governor Andrew M. Cuomo