Town of Richfield Applies For NY Forward Grant

The Town of Richfield will apply for a New York Forward grant for downtown improvements.


At their August meeting the Board agreed to submit an application due Sept. 25. New York Forward is a new state grant program that will provide up to $4.5 million towards local improvements.


NY Forward is an expansion of the state’s Downtown Revitalization Initiative grant which awards $10 to a community in each of the state’s 10 regions for capital improvements. Each region - Richfield is in the Mohawk Valley region - could award one or two winners for the NY Forward program.


Supervisor Dan Sullivan suggested hiring a grant writer for the application and the Board agreed.


The meeting opened with a moment of silence for former Board member Bill Seamon, who passed away the week before.


Assemblyman Brian Miller attended the meeting.


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