Building on Success
Plan to Reimagine the Erie Canal System
To further the objectives set forth in Reimagine, Governor Cuomo appointed a blue-ribbon task force to build on the success of the Reimagine the Canals Competition, which sought out innovative ideas that capitalize on the Canal’s strengths. More information on the competition and the task force's findings can be found below.
About the Reimagine the Canals
A Catalyst for Economic Development and Environmental Resiliency
The task force will develop a set of strategic recommendations that will be presented to the Governor.
Public meetings were held across the state to get community input. Learn more about these important discussions that will help shape the future of the Erie Canal.