Governor Cuomo Announces Major Initiative to Explore Reimagination of Erie Canal as a Catalyst for Economic Development and Resiliency

Posted to Applied Web NY on Fri, 05/17/2019 - 16:59

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced a sweeping initiative to examine how the 195-year-old Erie Canal can be reimagined for the 21st century in an effort to boost local economies, inspire new opportunities for tourism and recreation, and strengthen environmental resiliency along the historic waterway. A key pillar of this initiative is the Governor's Remagine the Canal Task Force.