Our Work In New York
In partnership with the New York State Department of State, Division of Local Government Services, ARC is supporting 26 projects in New York totaling almost $4 million in fiscal year in 2019. These investments have been matched by over $6 million. They are also creating or retaining 22 jobs, training and educating more than 1,500 students and workers, and benefiting the one million residents in New York’s 14 Appalachian counties.
Honorable Andrew Cuomo
Governor’s ARC Representative:
Mark Pattison, Deputy Secretary of State for Local Government
New York State Department of State
1 Commerce Plaza, Suite 1015
99 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12231-0001
In Fiscal Year 2019, ARC and the New York State Department of State, Division of Local Government Services partnered on the following investments and projects.
Investments in Action
Dream It Do It WNY – Women in Manufacturing
State Plans and Strategies
ARC’s current strategic plan is a blueprint for investments at the Regional level. Each of Appalachia’s 13 states develops a companion four-year plan and annual strategy statement outlining its funding priorities for ARC projects.
County Economic Status
Every year, ARC applies an index-based classification system to compare each county in the Region with national averages to understand how counties are performing.
Counties in Appalachia
(14 out of 62 counties): Allegany, Broome, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Otsego, Schoharie, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga, and Tompkins
Local Development Districts
Southern Tier Central Regional Planning and Development Board
Southern Tier East Regional Planning Development Board
Southern Tier West Regional Planning and Development Board