YEAR IN REVIEW: Economic Development

A look back at some of the significant economic announcements that will impact 2020

Posted: Dec 31, 2019 7:06 PM

After years of anticipation... MVHS broke ground on a $548 million dollar downtown hospital.

But the project didn't come without controversy. MVHS acquired all the properties within the hospital footprint, but 4 holdouts remain in the garage portion of the project.

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MVHS holds ceremonial groundbreaking for downtown Utica hospital

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Next to the Adirondack Bank Center, the Nexus project is moving forward.

The 44 million dollar venue is slated to be completed in 2020.

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Utica's Nexus Center slated to bank $22m from state budge.

The City of Utica won a 10 million dollar state grant. The city proposed a plan to the state about what they would do with the money.

The City's plan is to use the money to redevelop downtown to unite the different neighborhoods and attract young people.

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Utica awarded $10m to revive the downtown area

The year also saw the announcement of some major companies coming to the area. Orgill and Cree will soon call the Mohawk Valley home.

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Orgill warehouse coming to Rome

Cree, inc. Creating 600 jobs in the region with a new manufacturing facility in Marcy

New York Coronavirus Cases

County data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 505431

Reported Deaths: 33506
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