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Village of Coxsackie Receives $4,500,000 in NY Forward Funding

On March 3rd, Village Mayor Mark Evans and member of the Downtown Coxsackie committee were presented with a check for $4.5 million as a winner of first round of the NY Forward grant initiative. This funding will be applied to

Grants For Greene County Non-Profits (Deadline Fast Approaching)

As one means to activate the ideas and energy to expand career-oriented learning in Columbia and Greene counties, the Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation and the Dyson Foundation are offering small grants, $2,500 to $5,000, to support the following activities. Proposed

NYS Small Business Recovery Grants CLOSE Friday, September 30th.

On September 13, 2022, Governor Hochul announced that applicants of the New York State COVID-19 Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program no longer need to demonstrate positive net profit on their 2019 Business Return ($1 or greater) or at least

Skilling the Gap to Tackle Workforce Needs, Local Talent Development in Columbia and Greene Counties

Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, Columbia-Greene Community College, Columbia Economic Development Corporation, and Greene County Economic Development Corporation have partnered to host Skilling the Gap, a half-day forum for employers, schools, community-based organizations, and funders to generate new ideas and partnerships

Consolidated Funding Applications Due Friday, July 29th at 4PM

The Department of State’s Office of Planning, Development, and Community Infrastructure and Division of Local Government Services is pleased to announce the application period is open for the following programs. Local Waterfront Revitalization Program Smart Growth Community Planning and Zoning

Launch of Round XII Regional Economic Development Council Initiative

GOVERNOR HOCHUL ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF ROUND XII REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL INITIATIVE   Regional Councils will Identify Employers’ Workforce Needs and Recommend Priority Projects that Drive Each Region’s Economic Strategic Goals  New York State Consolidated Funding Application Now Open  Guidebook for REDC Members on This

5 Greene County Projects Receive over $5.7 million in Round XI of the NYS REDC Initiative

Governor Kathy Hochul today announced that an additional $196 million has been awarded to support 488 projects across multiple New York State from state agency programs that participated in Round XI of the Regional Economic Development Council initiative. This year,

NYS Empire State Development Grant Funding Awards Announced for Three Greene County Businesses

Three revitalization and renovation projects (two in the town of Catskill, and one in the town of Windham) have been awarded a total of $1.86 Million in New York State ESD grants as part of the 11th round of Regional

Columbia-Greene Career Jam Offers Potential Job Opportunities for 10th-12th Graders

After the success of the initial Columbia-Greene Career Jam, there was increasing demand for Greene & Columbia County 10th-12th graders to have access to the same support and potential job opportunities. Now, thanks to the efforts of both counties’ workforce

Greene County and Columbia-Greene Workforce NY to Host Hospitality Virtual Job Fair May 19-26

Greene County and Columbia-Greene Workforce NY is hosting a virtual job fair for hospitality businesses from Wednesday, May 19 to Wednesday, May 26. The virtual job fair is another tool that the County and Columbia-Greene Workforce NY is using to


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