The Federal Reserve Bank of New York works to promote sound and well-functioning financial systems and markets through its provision of industry and payment services, advancement of infrastructure reform in key markets and training and educational support to international institutions.
The Outreach & Education function engages, empowers and educates the public in the Second District. Our outreach mission furthers the Bank’s commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and developing programs, analysis and sponsored conferences and clinics to help meet their needs. Our education mission aims to advance public knowledge about the Federal Reserve System and its role in the economy.
Making the Deal Happen: Financing Community and Economic Development Projects
November 13, Lake Placid, NY November 14, Syracuse, NY November 15, Geneseo, NY
The November workshops discussed private, federal, state, and local resources available to implement community and economic development projects in New York's small cities and rural communities. Utilizing recent real-world projects including a furniture manufacturing company and a mixed use-building, these hands-on case studies highlight some of the challenges and opportunities that arise when structuring complex community and economic development deals.