Mission Statement

To partner with member counties to identify and address multi-county issues in order to improve the quality of life within the region.

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Featured News

Read the latest news from the Southern Tier region focused on economic development, workforce initiatives, and all things regional.

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Clean Energy Industry Collaboration & Partnership 2021

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Southern Tier 8 Regional Board Receives National Assoc...

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Workforce Initiative for Employers

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Chenango County: Notice to construction providers, lab...

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Delaware County: Public Notice to medical providers, la...

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Southern Tier 8 Regional Board awarded the 2021 NADO  A...

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NOW HIRING! Water Quality Program Coordinator

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Investing In America's Communities Funding Opportunitie...

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Thanks to Tier Energy Network for the Clean Energy Indu...

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Workforce Opportunity for Rural Communities (WORC): Fed...

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Funding for Clean Vehicle Infrastructure & Municipal Fl...

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Congratulations to iM3NY for Securing $85M in Funding

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$500,000 Investment Opportunity: SUD Workforce

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Southern Tier 8 Regional Board Secured $959,000 to supp...

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Regional Board hosted Grant Writing Information Session...

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Broadband Infrastructure Adaptation...Community Plannin...

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Stormwater Tip for Spring!

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Broadband Enlightenment... Providing community educatio...

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Appalachian Leadership Institute: Accepting application...

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The Team's 2020 Year In Review...

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economic development

ARC Investment Request POWER 2021

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Our team will assist applicants with questions about program development, partner engagement, grant writing, match support requirements and budgets.

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Partnerships November 27th, 2021

We partner with numerous organizations to collaborate on programs that support our mission.

5 Federal & State Partners

8 County Planners

13 Economic Development Agencies

9 Workforce Partners


Featured Programs

Our programs are designed to help grow our region. Select a program below to learn the what it is, who we partnered with, and what it accomplishes.

Project Development & Technical Assistance with Appalachian Regio...

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Featured Regional Data

The Southern Tier region features 10 major industry sectors.

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