Save the date! Placemaking in Gloversville: A dinner celebration

Last year, downtown Gloversville hosted our first-ever placemaking conference called Placemaking 101. This two-day event welcomed community members, local officials and NYS economic development professionals to downtown – introducing them to the principles of placemaking and the deep commitment Gloversville has to our downtown revitalization. This May, we are looking to continue our forward momentum…

Placemaking in Gloversville: A dinner celebration

Last year, downtown Gloversville hosted our first-ever placemaking conference called Placemaking 101. This two-day event welcomed community members, local officials and NYS economic development professionals to downtown – introducing them to the principles of placemaking and the deep commitment Gloversville has to our downtown revitalization. This May, we are looking to continue our forward momentum…

What can happen in a day?

The answer is: So Much! This May 4th, downtown Gloversville will be participating in an international movement called 100in1 Day. The event is meant to bring people together on one single day to perform 100 (or there abouts) acts of positivity for their community. This one day of service inspires the larger community to continue…

Calling all downtown business owners!

In 2019, the DDS office will be launching an information, education and mentorship program working with local businesses. The first step in the process is a SWOT analysis. SWOT stands for Strengths—Weaknesses—Opportunities—Threats and is a collaborative process that takes place through a facilitated meeting and exchange of ideas. A survey on business needs and areas…

Almost in the books

2018 is quickly coming to a close and with it comes a review of what downtown Gloversville has accomplished in the last twelve months. This year we have seen expanded programming and community involvement in the downtown with favorite events such as the Southern Adirondack Wine & Food Festival and Bacon Jam returning; more volunteers…

We’re hiring!

We’re excited to announce that the DDS office will be expanding by one – We are currently looking for a part-time administrative assistant who is interested in making a positive, lasting change in downtown Gloversville. Please send resume and cover letter to fccrg@fccrg.org no later than January 11, 2019. Calls will not be accepted. Part-time…

City to Unveil Downtown Development Strategy

A public Open House to reveal the results of the Downtown Gloversville Development Strategy will be held at the Fulton-Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce (2 North Main Street) at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 21, 2018. Those in attendance will be able to review Downtown goals and strategies, building reuse plans for four Downtown strategic…