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Governor’s office of storm recovery (GOSR)

Capital Region, North Country and Mohawk Valley

The Capital/North Country Region/Mohawk Valley Region has nine NY Rising Communities distributed over seven counties – Essex, Montgomery, Schenectady, Saratoga, Schoharie, Herkimer, and Oneida. A variety of cities, towns, villages, and counties are participating in this reconstruction effort. These Communities are located along rivers and waterways which experienced significant flooding during Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee, such as the Au Sable and Mohawk Rivers and the Schoharie Creek.

$15.8 Billion

in economic output from the new jobs