Spring is nearly here

We are all ready for warmer weather, longer days and maybe, maybe a little less snow. As we wrap up February, here are a few things for you to ponder. Let your voice be heard: We are currently in the process of hosting community and business discussions about how we can transform our downtown together….

Calling community members!

Call for planning committee members There are wonderful things happening in downtown Gloversville! 2019 is going to be a pivotal year in the revitalization of Downtown Gloversville, one that will require all of us to chip in to make positive, lasting change in the community and set us up for a successful future. Do you…

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…

New Year, Bright Future

Every January, our calendars and our hopes become renewed. The blank-slate a new year holds includes a million possibilities for a bright and prosperous future…if we have a plan, stated goals and plotted action steps to accomplish them. This year, the Downtown Development Specialist’s office will be working more closely with downtown businesses to help…

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…

Are you ready? We are!

Downtown Food and Music Festival Set for Saturday Bacon Jam, downtown Gloversville’s bacon and music festival will be held this Saturday, September 29, 2018 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Farmers Market Pavilion between Elm and Bleecker Streets in Gloversville. All are welcome to attend. Now in its second year, Bacon Jam features…