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.
LIREDC Public Meeting on Friday, March 8, 2024 at 10 a.m.
A public meeting of the LIREDC at Farmingdale State College Campus Center Ballroom, Farmingdale, NY.
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.
Long Island Regional Strategic Plan 2023
2022 LIREDC Progress Report
2021 Long Island Progress Report
LI Regional Council updated 2021 Progress Report
2019 Long Island Progress Report
2018 Long Island Progress Report
2011 Strategic Plan
Round XIII of the Regional Economic Development Council Initiative
The Empire State Development Grant Fund is an open enrollment program and is still accepting applications. Deadline for the next review is January 31st.
These are key documents that our users find most helpful.
2023 Available CFA Resources Guide
2023 REDC Guidebook
2023 REDC Guidebook
2023 CFA Application Manual
Project Tracking Dashboard
The Project Tracking Dashboard provides information on previously funded CFA Projects. This interactive tool allows for summarization and analysis of all project data. It contains four tabs: Top Level Stats, Investments & Jobs, a Map, and an Appendix. For more information on how to use and interpret the dashboard, please see the Dashboard Guidance Document.
Long Island Investment Fund
The $350M Long Island Investment Fund program will focus on large-scale, transformative projects that will have lasting impacts on Long Island. *Before applying, speak to an ESD representative. To schedule email: [email protected]
Downtown Revitalization Initiative & NY Forward
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.
Downtown Revitalization Initiative:
A view of Downtown Kings Park in the Town of Smithtown the Round 7 DRI Winner
CFA Project Info
Read more about Long Island's projects.
Office of Strategic Workforce Development
Please note that OSWD grant program applications will be closed for a short period following the December 29 deadline to make updates to the application materials. The re-opening of the grants to new applications, as well as 2024 deadlines, will be announced via the OSWD website.
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
East/West Industries Expansion
East/West Industries is a Woman Owned Small Business that is family oriented and is celebrating five decades of saving aircrew lives. Located in Ronkonkoma, they design, manufacture and support...
More About the Long Island Region
Cara Longworth, Regional Director