* FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE *
HUDSON, NY The Mayors office is pleased to announce the formation of Hudsons Downtown
Revitalization Initiative Local Planning Committee. The LPC will work alongside representatives
from the New York Department of State, the Capital Region Regional Economic Development
Council, Empire State Development, and professional planning firm Stantec to drive the planning
process. Over a six-month period, the LPC will engage with the community to build upon the
projects framework laid out in the Citys DRI application, solicit ideas for additional projects, and
decide by consensus the final projects that are to be implemented over the next two years.
The following is a list of the LPC members who have graciously agreed to serve:
Mayor Tiffany Martin Hamilton, Co-Chair
Matthew Nelson, Co-Chair
Jabin Ahmed Ruhii
There will also be an advisory board, consisting of the following ex-officio members:
Chairman, Hudson Common Council Economic Development Committee John Friedman
Chairman, Columbia County Board of Supervisors Economic Development Committee John Reilly
Treasurer, City of Hudson Heather Campbell
Member of the Hudson Department of Public Works Christian Ludwig
It is anticipated that the first meeting of the LPC will be held on October 17th at 6:30pm.
Further details will be announced next week.
Please reach out to the Mayors office at (518) 828-7217 / firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.