Governor Cuomo Announces Success of Southern Tier Regional Sustainable Development and Collaborative Governance Conference
Community Development Experts, Local Elected Officials and Business Leaders to Share Economic Growth Strategies in the Southern Tier
December 22, 2016
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the success of the state’s tenth regional sustainability conference, which brought together over 400 community development experts, local elected officials and business leaders to share successful economic growth strategies in the Southern Tier. The conference is part of a statewide effort to boost awareness of resources available to local governments and nonprofit organizations to help create sustainable communities across New York. Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul hosted the conference at Binghamton University, where she highlighted a handbook that serves as a one-stop-shop resource for State grants – providing context and web links to the complete list of more than 100 innovative funding programs.