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Capital Region Foreign-Trade Zone Success Story Wins at National Trade Event

The Capital District Regional Planning Commission and FTZ #121 receives recognition from the National Association of Foreign-Trade Zones as part of its “Telling the FTZ Success Story” advocacy campaign. The National Association of Foreign-Trade Zones (NAFTZ) has recognized the Capital District Regional Planning Commission (CDRPC) and the Capital Region Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) with its “FTZ… Read more »

2018 Consolidated Funding Application Opportunities

  New funding opportunities are now available through the New York State Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) website. The CFA process is a fundamental shift in the way state resources are allocated, ensuring less bureaucracy and greater efficiency to fulfill local economic development needs. Utilizing the CFA as the single entry point for access to economic development… Read more »

Regional building permits remained stable in 2017

Regional housing market shows continued stability through building permits; demand for multi-family units remains strong The 2017 Census Building Permits data are now available from CDRPC. The data continues to show both short-term and long-term trends in new residential development. Over the short-term, building activity has stabilized, and permits for multi-family units now account for… Read more »

Town Planner – Town of Guilderland, NY

The Town of Guilderland is accepting letters of interest and resumes from candidates interested in applying for the position of Town Planner. Competitive salary depending on qualifications and experience along with excellent benefits. This is a provisional appointment subject to civil service testing. This is an advanced level position which involves specialized technical work related to town… Read more »

Archived Green Infrastructure Webinar Presentations

CDRPC, Barton & Loguidice, and Ryan Biggs Clark Davis presented the Green Infrastructure Code Audit and Toolbox on May 17th. The archived presentations my be accessed below: GI Code Audit GI Toolbox About this Project The Audit is a new, online diagnostic tool that provides communities with a self-guided land-use law assessment of Green Infrastructure (GI)… Read more »