Creative and Resilient Planning During COVID-19

This session will explore creative changes to ongoing municipal planning operations, existing policies, community engagement and the impact on capital and long range planning projects in addition to local economies as a result of COVID-19. Real-life experiences and lessons learned from Capital Region communities will be shared from a variety of perspectives including a municipal […]

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COVID-19 Economic Recovery – Capital Region Public Sector

As COVID-19 continues to take its toll on American lives, it also continues to wreak havoc on local business and economies. Our panel will look at some of the economic impacts in the Capital Region, SBA and other federal funding assisting businesses, and what municipalities need to be thinking about as the Capital Region prepares […]

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RFP: Economic Development Strategic Planning (Albany County)

RFP: Economic Development Strategic Planning (Albany County) The County of Albany is seeking proposals for economic development strategic planning as requested by the County Executive’s Office. Albany County is requesting proposals to conduct a community-wide strategic process which will guide our community’s economic development efforts over the next five to ten years. The full RFP and […]

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Smart Growth America Technical Assistance: Small-Scale Manufacturing

Smart Growth America Technical Assistance: Small-Scale Manufacturing Free technical assistance to leverage small-scale manufacturing to help revitalize your community and create new opportunity. In partnership with the U.S. Economic Development Administration and Recast City, Smart Growth America is offering free technical assistance to community leaders interested in using small-scale manufacturing to help revitalize a downtown or neighborhood and […]

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Foreign-Trade Zone Lands at Perrone Aerospace

Foreign-Trade Zone Lands at Perrone Aerospace The Capital Region Foreign-Trade Zone adds a new site in Montgomery County; second new site for the region in the past year. Perrone Aerospace of Fultonville has been approved as a new site in the Capital Region Foreign-Trade Zone program. Last week, the Foreign-Trade Zones Board in Washington, DC […]

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