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The Office of Strategic Workforce Development

Governor Hochul recently announced a $350 million investment in workforce development across New York State, creating the Office of Strategic Workforce Development to apply a new approach to workforce development – one that engages local experts to identify growing industries in need of workers, with a focus on creating opportunities for all New Yorkers. This funding will support wide-reaching investment in workforce development across state agencies and includes $150 million in new multi-year funding for new grant programs that will primarily support employer-driven, high skilled workforce training programs.

The Office of Strategic Workforce Development has identified the following as statewide high-growth target industry sectors:

  Advanced Manufacturing   Biotech and Life Sciences   Cleantech and Renewable Energy   Software Development and New Media   Television and Film Production and Postproduction   Tech and Electronics   Construction and Building Trades 

Capital Region high-growth target industry sectors:

Tech and Electronics, Digital Game/Software development, Materials Processing, Cleantech and Renewable Energy, Biotech and Life Sciences

 

Project plans and applications are now being accepted. Find out more:

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  • 2022 Capital Region Progress Report Cover
    Strategic Plans/Reports

    2022 Capital Region Progress Report

  • Capital Region 2021 Annual Report Book Cover
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    2021 Capital Region Progress Report

  • 2019 Capital Region Progress Report Cover
    Strategic Plans/Reports

    2019 Capital Region Progress Report

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    Strategic Plans/Reports

    Capital Region 2018 Progress Report

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    2017 Capital Region Progress Report

    Learn more about the Capital Region’s 2017 strategies, priorities and progress.
  • Strategic Plans/Reports

    2015 Capital Region URI Plan

    Learn more about the Capital Region's Upstate Revitalization Initiative plan.
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    2016 CREDC Progress Report

  • Strategic Plans/Reports

    2011 Capital Region Strategic Plan

Downtown Revitalization Initiative

New York State'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.

CR DRI Round 1 (2016): City of Glens Falls (Warren County)

CR DRI Round 2 (2017): City of Hudson (Columbia County)

CR DRI Round 3 (2018): City of Albany (Albany County)

CR DRI Round 4 (2019): City of Schenectady (Schenectady County)

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South Street in the City of Glens Falls 2016 DRI Award Winner (Warren County) is a regional hot spot for business by day and entertainment at night.

CREDC News

Learn about the economic developments and events in the Capital Region.

CREDC Public Meetings

Read meeting notes and see meeting notices for the Capital Region REDC.

Past CFA Awards

View past CFA awards ceremonies for the Capital Region.

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Michael Yevoli, Regional Director