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For Immediate Release:
May 13, 2014
Contact: 518-486-9846
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NYS Department of State and Montgomery County NY Rising Planning Committee to
Host Public Engagement Meeting

May 13, 2014 - Representatives of the community are invited to participate in the planning of Montgomery County’s future.  New York State has invited communities in Montgomery County to prepare a New York Rising Countywide Resiliency Plan and implement identified projects that will “build back better.”  A Public Engagement Meeting will be held on Thursday, June 5, 2014 from 6:00-8:00pm at the Arkell Museum, 2 Erie Boulevard, Canajoharie, NY 13317 at which the community will have the opportunity to provide input to the Montgomery County Planning Committee to help identify needs, opportunities and proposed resiliency projects, strategies and actions for Montgomery County. 

Representatives of the Department of State, along with members of the project Planning Committee and local elected officials, will be on hand to hear from thepublic and to discuss community needs, opportunities and proposed projects. 


WHO: The New York Department of State and the Montgomery County NY Rising Planning Committee 

WHAT: NY Rising Community Reconstruction Program Public Meeting for Montgomery County

WHEN: Thursday, June 5, 2014, 6:00-8:00pm

WHERE: The Arkell Museum, 2 Erie Boulevard, Canajoharie, NY 13317


For more information contact:  Lisa Nagle, 518 306 3702 x11