Talk It Up Rochester: Economic Development Councils

Published 11/30 2011 07:40AM

Updated 01/12 2012 02:11PM

Mark Peterson, President and CEO, Greater Rochester Enterprise joined Katrina Irwin on News 8 at Sunrise Wednesday.

He talked about the Finger Lakes Regional Economic Development Council.

Governor Cuomo created 10 regional economic development councils across the state. This week, representatives from each one are in Albany pitching their plans for growth to a panel.

The four winners will receive

$40 million ($25 million in tax credits and $15 million in capital grants). The remaining six regions will each receive $6.6 million

If people want to view the Finger Lakes Regional Economic Development Council's plan, click here

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