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Hampton Inn

New Hotel Opens On The Shore of Keuka Lake Hampton Inn opened its doors summer of 2016. It’s a four-story hotel with 72 rooms that includes meeting spaces, exercise room, lakefront patio bar and an indoor pool. The hotel provided around 25 new jobs within the community. It is locally owned, but operated under franchise license agreement with Hampton Inn, part of Hilton […]

Revolving Loan Fund Continued Success

In 2016 the Finger Lakes Economic Development Center (FLEDC) approved seven new low interest loans to our Revolving Loan Fund. Among the seven additions are 4M Rebuilt, Hullings Hall, Vineyard View Winery, FLX Museum & Aquarium, N Kendall Wines, Keuka Taxi, Gordon Randall Property and the Mustang Pub.

Greenridge Power Plant

In September Greenridge Generation announced that it has secured all required permits and regulatory approvals for the restart for the Greenbridge power plant in Dresden. With the reopening of the plant, Greenbridge has also gotten approval to construct the four-mile natural gas pipeline to fuel the formerly coal-fired plant. The plant is expected to reopen […]

Hampton Inn Ribbon Cutting

New Hotel Opens On The Shore of Keuka Lake Hampton Inn opened its doors summer of 2016. It’s a four-story hotel with 72 rooms that includes meeting spaces, exercise room, lakefront patio bar and an indoor pool. The hotel provided around 25 new jobs within the community. It is locally owned, but operated under franchise license agreement with Hampton Inn, part of Hilton […]

Keuka College Awarded

Keuka College awarded $1.1 Million for Renovations Keuka College has been awarded $1.1 Million to go towards college renovations of Keuka’s Dahlstrom Student Center, which in total is a $12 Million dollar project. With $1 Million of the $1.1 million going towards Dahlstrom, the remaining $100,000 from the grant will go towards renovating Point Neamo […]

Keuka Commons Opens

August 18, 2016 Keuka College opened its doors to its first new building in 40 years.Keuka Commons is now the new home of the bookstore, Health and Counseling center, Division of Business and Management; the Center for Professional Studies; the Wertman Office of Digital Education (WODE); the Center for Business Analytics & Health Informatics; and […]

Penn Yan Middle School Holds Career Day

The FLEDC, in collaboration with the Penn Yan Middle School, Workforce Development, Yates County Chamber of Commerce, and business partners from area industries successfully held a career day for 8th graders on May 9th. Presenters from five different industries informed students of the educational and career opportunities that face them in coming years. The event […]

Birkett Landing Holds Grand Opening

Residents and officials alike gathered at Water Street Wine & Spirits for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres Wednesday, November 6th, before venturing over to the newly renovated upscale apartments next door. Hundreds turned out to see the tranformation along the Keuka Outlet, thanks to Birkett Landing developer Chris Iversen and local businessman Ray Spencer, owner of Water […]