Governor Andrew Cuomo is in Buffalo Tuesday to announce the plan moving forward for his "Billion to Buffalo" economic development initiative.
Lt. Governor says delay in Gov. Cuomo's review of economic development plan will be minimal.
The Western New York Regional Economic Development Council met on Monday.
Governor Andrew Cuomo has promised a billion dollars for Buffalo and the process of deciding how its spent is pretty involved.
Governor Cuomo says the new state budget provides $100 Million dollars to kick start the pledge to provide an eventual $1 Billiion for economic development in Buffalo.
Much of the decision making on how to deploy resources will be left in local hands.
Will it work? Experts say not until NYS makes whole scale policy changes.
"We're not trolling for small mouth bass, we're trolling for the big fish," says Regional President Of Empire State Economic Development Corp.