Ben Walsh http://wrvo.org en City seizes Hotel Syracuse through eminent domain http://wrvo.org/post/city-seizes-hotel-syracuse-through-eminent-domain <p></p><p>The City of Syracuse has used legal channels to take control of the Hotel Syracuse after several efforts to redevelop the historic downtown lodging site have failed.</p><p>Syracuse and its economic development arm, the Syracuse Industrial Development Agency, transferred title of the property to the site's developer, Ed Riley.</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 19:56:41 +0000 Ryan Delaney 58326 at http://wrvo.org City seizes Hotel Syracuse through eminent domain Environmental review of Inner Harbor project underway http://wrvo.org/post/environmental-review-inner-harbor-project-underway <p>Syracuse City Hall is taking the next step in the development of the Inner Harbor. The Syracuse Industrial Development Agency has started the environmental review portion of the project, that would bring residential and commercial traffic to Syracuse's Inner Harbor.</p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 13:16:47 +0000 Ellen Abbott 40030 at http://wrvo.org Environmental review of Inner Harbor project underway Syracuse agency hopes change in rules means more business for regional contractors http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-agency-hopes-change-rules-means-more-business-regional-contractors <p>Local contractors and suppliers will get a boost from a new policy in the city of Syracuse.&nbsp; &nbsp;<br><br>The Syracuse Industrial Development Agency has adopted new rules when it comes to developers who are supported by the agency. They have to buy local, so to speak, says SIDA executive director Ben Walsh.<br> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:07:03 +0000 Ellen Abbott 39808 at http://wrvo.org Syracuse agency hopes change in rules means more business for regional contractors