Capital Region Regional Economic Development Council

The Capital Region Economic Development Council (CREDC) is the economic advisory board for the NY State Capital and eight adjacent counties.

Consolidated Funding Application Workshops

Capital Region CFA Workshop - Schenectady

Proctors Theater

The Addy - 3rd Floor

10:00 am - 12:30

June 12, 2019

Register Here

CFA application

CFA Resource Center -print handouts/register for other CFA events

Workforce Development Initiative Application

    Federal Opportunity Zones

    Find out more about the Federal Opportunity Zones program here:  Learn More

      CREDC Documents

      One of the many responsibilities of the CREDC is the creation of a regional strategic plan as well as an annual progress report. Click View More below to access the full archive of CREDC documents.

      • 2018 Capital Region SIAT Presentation Video Preview

        2018 Capital Region SIAT Presentation

      • Capital Region 2018 Progress Report Cover
        Strategic Plans/Reports

        Capital Region 2018 Progress Report

      • Strategic Plans/Reports

        2017 Capital Region Progress Report

        Learn more about the Capital Region’s 2017 strategies, priorities and progress.
      • Strategic Plans/Reports

        2015 Capital Region URI Plan

        Learn more about the Capital Region's Upstate Revitalization Initiative plan.
      • Strategic Plans/Reports

        2016 CREDC Progress Report

      • Strategic Plans/Reports

        2011 Capital Region Strategic Plan

        Troy Innovation Garage

      Troy Innovation Garage

      To accommodate the growing ranks of creative entrepreneurs in the Capital Region, in 2015 Gramercy Communications proposed a project to acquire and renovate a vacant 14,000 square-foot building in...

      Downtown Revitalization Initiative

      Governor Cuomo’s Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) is transforming downtown neighborhoods into vibrant communities where the next generation of New Yorkers will want to live work and raise families.

      CR DRI Round 1 (2016): City of Glens Falls (Warren County)

      CR DRI Round 2 (2017): City of Hudson (Columbia County)

      CR DRI Round 3 (2018): City of Albany (Albany County)

      Glen Falls city overhead
      South Street in the City of Glens Falls 2016 DRI Award Winner (Warren County) is a regional hot spot for business by day and entertainment at night.

      CREDC News

      Learn about the economic developments and events in the Capital Region.

      CREDC Public Meetings

      Read meeting notes and see meeting notices for the Capital Region REDC.

      Past CFA Awards

      View past CFA awards ceremonies for the Capital Region.

      More About the Capital Region

      Our Vision

      Our Leadership

      Our Resources

      Contact Us

      Michael Yevoli, Regional Director