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Funding for Canandaigua project
CANANDAIGUA, NY Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced additional state funding for a project in Canandaigua that will transform 21 acres into residential, retail and commercial space.
The property is located across from Kershaw Park.
The North Shore Project will cost $120 million to complete.
Cuomo, in Canandaigua on Tuesday, said the state is giving $1.5 million in additional assistance.
It is on top of the $1.5 million designated through the 2013 Regional Economic Development Council process enabling Phase 1 of the $120 million project to begin this year.
Cuomo said the project will contribute substantially to the local economy, increasing the communitys tax base by an estimated 8 to 10 percent
The project is expected to create 175 permanent jobs and 400 construction jobs.