Capital District Data for November/December is available

The November/December issue of Capital District Data is now available. In this issue, we examine the patterns and trends from the 2005-2009 and 2010-2014 5-year American Community Surveys (ACS) to determine how the Capital Region compares with the State and Nation.

Upcoming Stormwater Training Opportunities

The New York State Stormwater Regional Training Centers have announced a series of upcoming training courses.  For more information about the Eastern NY SW RTC, call (518) 885-8995 x224 or visit them at Stormwater Project Design, Planning to NOI Part II —$225 Wednesday February 24th, 2016 Retrofits and Redevelopment, The New Frontier —$225 Wednesday March 23rd, 2016 Helping Hands for… Read more »

Regional Water Quality Initiatives Secure More Than $4.8 million in State Economic Development Grants

The Capital District Regional Planning Commission (CDRPC) has announced that key regional water quality initiatives supported by the Commission will receive economic development funding from the state in the latest round of Regional Economic Development Council Awards.  The Commission was successful in securing more than $4.8 million in state grants to support regional efforts connected to… Read more »

CDRPC’s Rocky Ferraro Presented with Nonprofit Executive Leadership Award

CDRPC’s Executive Director Rocky Ferraro was presented today with the 2015 Nonprofit Executive Leadership Award by the Tech Valley Nonprofit Business Council.  Ferraro has been with CDRPC for 30 years, serving as its Executive Director for more than 10 years.  He was one of five individuals and organizations recognized today by the Tech Valley Nonprofit Business Council at the… Read more »

CDRPC Fall Workshop Wrap-Up with Presentations

On Thursday, more than 100 people attended CDRPC’s Fall Workshop at Hudson Valley Community College.  The workshop included an opening plenary session followed by two concurrent sessions.