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Syracuse/CenterState Region Chosen for New Economic Development Initiatives
Date:  6/21/2011
ArticleType:  Press Release

Today, leaders in Syracuse and the CenterState region will formally launch two new initiatives that will continue the region on the path to economic transformation and prosperity.  In collaboration with the Brookings Institution, the region will begin developing a Metropolitan Business Plan (MBP) and a Metropolitan Export Initiative (MEI).  Syracuse is one of four MEI pilot cities and one of three cities selected for the 2011 MBP program.  These integrated initiatives will allow CenterState CEO and its many regional development partners, including the City of Syracuse, Onondaga County and Syracuse University, to develop a new economic vision and action plan that builds on progress made from regional planning efforts over the past fifteen years.

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