In early April, Governor Cuomo announced a $10 million opportunity for 1 community in each of the 10 Regional Economic Development areas with an existing and progressing Downtown.The City of Plattsburgh submitted an application to be considered as the North Country Regional $10 million recipients.
Arts, Cultural Development – assisting the NCCCA in the renovation of the Strand Theater.
Improve access and use of public lakefront areas along Plattsburgh’s Lake Champlain shoreline.
The relocation of the Canadian Pacific Rail Yards and remediation of the site opened up approximately 14 acres for redevelopment to include a waterfront hotel, a 3-acre waterfront park and a public boat launch parking site. Once completed, this project will create a gateway to the City, improve boater access, provide tourist facilities, and improve access to the lake for picnicking, fishing, and boating.
Grant awarded to study how to mitigate adverse conditions at the Water Treatment Plant, located adjacent to proposed hotel site.
Economic Development Initiatives
Does your business need a face lift?
Do you need equipment or need to expand your store or office?
Do you require a new location?
You may be eligible for assistance!
What do I need to apply?
Please print out the following documents, complete the required information and bring to this office!
Projects must create or retain existing jobs for low/moderate income family members
Projects must be located in the City limits.
Federal wage requirements may apply to commercial rehabilitation projects.