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Capital Region Economic Development Council to Hold Meeting Tomorrow, May 1

(April 30, 2012)

Capital Region Economic Development Council to Hold Meeting Tomorrow, May 1

The Capital Region Economic Development Council (CREDC) is co-chaired by Michael J. Castellana, President and CEO of SEFCU, and Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson President, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. The Capital Region is defined as Albany, Columbia, Greene, Saratoga, Schenectady, Rensselaer, Warren, and Washington counties.

What: A meeting of the CREDC to include an update on council activities and project tracking, an overview of the council’s new workgroup structure, and a brief presentation on the work of the regional councils in 2012 and the second round of the Consolidated Funding Application process. The meeting will also include an opportunity to provide the Council with written questions and feedback related to the Strategic Plan and CFA process.

Who: Members of the CREDC. All individuals, businesses, organizations, labor and education representatives from the Capital Region are welcome to attend.

Where: RPI Campus
East Campus Athletic Village (ECAV) gymnasium
4079 Albany Post Road
Troy, NY

When: Tuesday, May 1, 2012
2 p.m. Public session begins
***MEDIA AVAILABILITY: The Lt. Governor and the Co-Chairs will make a brief statement and take questions immediately following the CREDC meeting.

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