Empire State Development has made available up to $15 million in grants for small businesses, farms, homeowners associations, and not-for-profit organizations that sustained direct physical damage related to the flooding. The new investment provides up to $50,000 to small businesses, not for profit organizations, farms and homeowner associations and up to $20,000 to owners of multiple dwellings that sustained direct damage from the floods.
Small business owners and other eligible property owners should contact Empire State Development with questions by emailing [email protected] or calling (518) 292-5348.
For more information about eligibility and program parameters, read Lake Ontario Small Business Recovery Fund Program Guidelines.
Small business owners and other eligible property owners are encouraged to contact Empire State Development with questions.
Empire State Development Watertown Office
Dulles State Office Building
Empire State Development Central NY Office
620 Erie Boulevard West, Suite 112
Syracuse, New York 13204
Empire State Development Finger Lakes Office
400 Andrews St, Suite 300
Rochester NY 14604
Empire State Development Niagara Falls Office
222 First Street, 7th Floor
Niagara Falls, NY 14303
Empire State Development Western NY Office
95 Perry Street, Suite 500
Buffalo, NY 14203