Downtown Revitalization Initiative &
NY Forward Application
These municipalities have teamed up to apply for the Downtown Revitalization Initiative application and a NY Forward application. priority investments for the Village, Central Bridge Hamlet. Project concepts will draw from the robust community plans including, Town and Village Joint Comprehensive Plan, and the State and National Historic Registry Designation 2019, Waterfront Recreation Asset Plan 2016, Long-Term Recovery Plan 2014, Healthy Streets Concepts 2013, Central Bridge Hamlet Plan, and more!
Please feel free to contact SEEC at 518-517-1700 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or would like additional information!
Hamlet of Central Bridge Projects
Village of Schoharie Projects
About the Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI):
The DRI transforms downtown neighborhoods into vibrant centers that offer a high quality of life and are magnets for redevelopment, business, job creation, and economic and housing diversity. These compact, walkable downtowns are a key ingredient to helping New York State rebuild its economy from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as to achieving the State’s bold climate goals by promoting the use of public transit and reducing dependence on private vehicles. $10M will be awarded in each NY Economic Development Region – either to 1 community or a joint application from 2-3 smaller communities with a single vision
About New York Forward (NYF):
The NYF program is designed to invigorate and enliven downtowns in New York’s smaller and rural communities—the type of downtowns found in villages, hamlets and other small, neighborhood-scale municipal centers. The Mohawk Valley Region will nominate two communities at $4,500,000 to New York Department of State to confirm the funding awards.