Syracuse University Environmental Finance Center is currently offering the following services to rural municipalities in NYS:

– Assisting communities with aligning community needs, priorities and comprehensive plans with Regional Economic Development Council (REDC) strategic plans

– Developing financial strategies for communities currently developing comprehensive or capital plans

– Community-specific trainings and information sessions on environmental challenges, regional, state, and federal environmental funding, policies and management tools, planning boards, site plan review, comprehensive planning, capital improvement planning, strategic finance plan development, and developing sustainable zoning and codes.

For more information, contact Khris Dodson at