The City plans to create a Green Jobs Corridor (GJC) across Ithaca, Binghamton, Elmira, Syracuse and Rochester. A regional taskforce has convened to attract a broad applicant pool focused on people from traditionally marginalized communities to fill high-quality jobs. Taskforce members will collaborate to secure funding and broaden partnerships across the state.
What criteria are we using to measure progress?
- By September 2022: The GJC Taskforce will create and publish regional workforce plans.
- Ongoing: GJC Taskforce members will collaborate to secure funding and broaden partnerships across the state.
- Ongoing: GJC Taskforce will access underserved populations and create the pipeline to meet the need for 400 positions.