regional councils http://wrvo.org en Central New York given $66.9 million in regional council awards http://wrvo.org/post/central-new-york-given-669-million-regional-council-awards <p></p><p>Central New York missed securing a hat-trick in the latest of the state's economic development awards competition, known as the Regional Economic Development Councils.</p><p>Gov. Andrew Cuomo <a href="http://innovationtrail.org/post/regional-economic-development-council-awards-2013" target="_blank">handed out $715.9 million</a> is grants and incentives to more than 800 projects across the state in the third year of his regional councils Wednesday.</p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 22:18:54 +0000 Ryan Delaney 48425 at http://wrvo.org Central New York given $66.9 million in regional council awards State approves funding for upstate food and agriculture projects http://wrvo.org/post/state-approves-funding-upstate-food-and-agriculture-projects <p><a href="http://esd.ny.gov/index.html" style="line-height: 1.5;">Empire State Development approved funding</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for two upstate food and agriculture related measures in their meeting Friday.</span> Mon, 29 Apr 2013 11:48:00 +0000 Ashley Hirtzel 36951 at http://wrvo.org State approves funding for upstate food and agriculture projects Winners and losers: $738 million given in regional councils' round II http://wrvo.org/post/winners-and-losers-738-million-given-regional-councils-round-ii <p>A highly packaged awards event in Albany was the forum for allocating a range of funding to support economic development across New York state on Wednesday. <a href="http://www.innovationtrail.org/post/redc-funding-highlights" target="_blank">A total of $738 million was distributed in the second-year</a> of this competitive planning process driven by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Wed, 19 Dec 2012 21:23:02 +0000 The Innovation Trail 30791 at http://wrvo.org Winners and losers: $738 million given in regional councils' round II Governor checks off sixth Regional Council tour http://wrvo.org/post/governor-checks-sixth-regional-council-tour <p>Using a now-familiar travel routine, Governor Andrew Cuomo made his sixth tour of New York's regions to monitor the progress of projects funded through the Regional Economic Development Councils (REDC). Wed, 28 Nov 2012 13:56:42 +0000 Kate O'Connell 29758 at http://wrvo.org Governor checks off sixth Regional Council tour All aboard: Cuomo takes bus tour of CNY regional council sites http://wrvo.org/post/all-aboard-cuomo-takes-bus-tour-cny-regional-council-sites <p>On a chilly, drizzly Tuesday morning in Syracuse, Gov. Andrew Cuomo took a bus tour of development projects his administration has helped to fund. Along for the ride were local economic development officials, State cabinet members and the press. Tue, 02 Oct 2012 20:08:31 +0000 Ryan Delaney 26917 at http://wrvo.org All aboard: Cuomo takes bus tour of CNY regional council sites Regional councils roll out projects for round two http://wrvo.org/post/regional-councils-roll-out-projects-round-two <p>The ten regional economic development councils were back at it this week in their efforts to bring home as big a slice of three-quarters of a billion dollar state funding pie as possible. The councils released their progress reports and a new list of projects they think deserve cash in order to spur economic development and job creation in their regions. Thu, 20 Sep 2012 20:28:34 +0000 Ryan Delaney 26329 at http://wrvo.org Regional councils roll out projects for round two Syracuse IT firm gets state grant for training http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-it-firm-gets-state-grant-training <p>A Syracuse IT firm says a state grant will help it train and add new employees.</p><p>Former Syracuse mayor Matt Driscoll visited IV4 in downtown Syracuse Monday to announce the grant. Driscoll is now the director of the New York Environmental Facilities Corporation.</p><p>The $50,000 grant is part of the money the Central New York Regional Economic Development Council secured late last year. Tue, 17 Jul 2012 14:30:34 +0000 Ryan Delaney 22673 at http://wrvo.org Syracuse IT firm gets state grant for training