Regional Development Coordinating Council (RDCC)
The Regional Development Coordinating Council (RDCC) fosters coordination, cooperation and collaboration among regional stakeholders to pursue intelligent, planned, sustainable economic expansion across Tech Valley.
Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber of Commerce
F. Michael Tucker
Center for Economic Growth
Rocco A. Ferraro, AICP
Capital District Regional Planning Commission (CDRPC)
William J. Flaherty
Division Vice President, Business Services
Energy Solutions-National Grid
Empire State Development
Port of Albany Commission
NYS Department of Transportation
Capital Region Representative
NYS Department of Labor
John T. McDonald, III
City of Cohoes
Michael V. Franchini
Capital District Transportation Committee (CDTC)
Chief Executive Officer
Albany International Airport
Regional Development Compact (RDC)
- Adopted by 12 communities – concept of RDC is to ensure that communities meet economic development criteria to market themselves to site selectors and business prospects.
- As part of the RDC, communities will be assisted with identifying and gathering the necessary resources to meet “business ready” criteria.
Economic Modeling Study
- A scenario based study of the fiscal impact of regional growth on community infrastructures: Transportation, water, sewer, primary and secondary education, emergency services, health care, electric grid and transportation.
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Tech Valley Benchmarking
- Purpose is to determine how this region fares vs. other regions around the country in ability to arrive at regional concensus through resource sharing. Objective is to learn how to produce more with less by leveraging existing resources that capture economic enhancements such as more quality jobs and higher incomes
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