Business Owners Shine in Staten Island Business Improvement Districts

Staten Island is hungry for a competitive business advantage– could more Business Improvement Districts bolster our credibility? On Wednesday, April 30th, The Richmond County Savings Foundation contributed $90,000 worth of funding toward the creation of BIDs at the SIEDC Annual Business Development Conference. One of these districts will be on […]

$10 Million in Grants for Brownfield Opportunity Areas

This past Thursday, on October 17th, Governor Cuomo announced that twenty-six communities throughout New York State would be receiving grants for the redevelopment of brownfields. According to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, just about every community in the State of New York is affected by these brownfield […]