News & Events2019-03-05T19:13:57+00:00

Our Team’s Calendar

Key Developments in 2019:

Energy Infrastructure Baseline & Implementation Strategy

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL: Regional Energy Infrastructure Assessment & Implementation Strategy. due 3pm January 29. 2019

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Industry Summit Series Events

Thanks to everyone  who joined us November 28, 2018 for our first Industry Summit in the Southern Tier.

Join us in 2019, scheduled events include:

  • April 10: Skill Summit: Training programs (TBA)
  • June 5: Summit Series 2: Focus: Agriculture, Food & Beverage around the Region
  • October 23: Summit Series 3: Program TBA…

ARC Investment Information Sessions & Workshops:

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Latest News

Seeking a talented individual to fill the “Coolest Job in the Southern Tier”: apply by April 9, 2019

Seeking a talented individual to fill the “Coolest Job in the Southern Tier”           Seeking Water Quality Program Coordinator to join the team at Southern Tier 8 Regional Board, to assist the 15 municipalities in the Broome Tioga Stormwater Coalition to meet EPA & DEC stormwater regulations. This position requires experience [...]

March 25th, 2019|Events, Latest News|

Coal Industry Impacts in the Southern Tier

Not only has the Southern Tier been impacted by the decline in American manufacturing, but families have also experienced the impact of the coal industry decline (from 2005 to 2015)... 1. Highly-recognized coal-dependent (how much does economy depend on coal?) counties include: Chenango, Tioga & Chemung 2. Moderately-impacted coal-industry-ecosystem (experienced [...]

March 17th, 2019|Events, Latest News|

Our Board’s Schedule

Tentative 2019 meeting dates with key agenda items

Board Meetings:

Feb 1: 11 am, Tioga Downs – 2384 W River Rd, Nichols Annual meeting, Officer Elections (Finance Committee: 10am)

April 5: 11 am, Southern Tier 8 Offices, Binghamton & Otsego Now Offices, Oneonta Fiscal Audit Draft Review (Finance Committee: 10am)

June 7: 11 am, Southern Tier 8 Offices, Binghamton & Otsego Now Offices, Oneonta Fiscal Audit Final Review (Finance Committee: 10am)

October 4: 11 am, Southern Tier 8 Offices, Binghamton & Otsego Now Offices, Oneonta FY2020 Investment Requests & draft organizational budget (Finance Committee: 10am)

December 13: 11 am, Southern Tier 8 Offices, Binghamton & Otsego Now Offices, Oneonta  2020 Budget (Finance Committee: 10am)

Planning Committee & Project Review Meetings:

March 1: 10 am, Southern Tier 8 Offices, Binghamton Energy Infrastructure Assessment, Industry Summits

June 26: 10 am, Southern Tier 8 Offices, Binghamton ARC Project pre-app review & vote

August 23: 11 am, Cortland County Conference Room – 37 Church Street, Cortland ARC full application review

September 27: 10am, Otsego Now Offices- 189 Main Street, Oneonta ARC full application rank

November 1: 10 am, Southern Tier 8 Offices, Binghamton 2020 Budget & program discussion