Your friends at RCS CBA miss our meetings and seeing all of you. Until we can safely gather again, RCS CBA is going virtual starting with this event in February: After-Hours Enlightenment: Economic Development in the Creative Industries Thursday, Feb 25 @ 7:30 PM via Zoom
After a long day sit back with your favorite beverage and join your RCS CBA friends for a discussion on economic development. Our speaker will be Maureen Sager, executive director of the Alliance for the Creative Economy (ACE), a project of the Center for Economic Growth (CEG). ACE is dedicated to promoting and growing the Creative Industries in the 8-county Capital Region, which spurs development in other market segments. In addition to ACE, Maureen will discuss a regional talent attraction campaign.
Commercial Historic Tax Credit Webinar
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 @ 6 PM This event is hosted by Hosted by Preservation League of New York State and Historic Albany Foundation, is open to the public and very relevant for our community: Learn about the NYS Commercial Historic Tax Credit Program. This 20% tax credit for rehabilitation expenses for eligible commercial properties is used in combination with the federal historic tax credit program (20%), can provide a total of 40% in historic tax credits to rehabilitate commercial properties. See the positive impact on community revitalization and economic development that historic preservation can create in communities. Register here. There's a $10 suggested donation.
Save the date! Thursday, March 18 @ 7:30 a.m. for an RCS CBA virtual meeting on small business marketing featuring local business woman, Crystal Langdon of Crystal Clear Finances. Details to follow.