CORNING, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Corning's Northside has experienced millions of dollars of new investment over the years.
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 21:33:43 +0000Corning celebrates northside's revitalization progressCORNING, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Corning's Northside has experienced millions of dollars of new investment over the years.http://chic.clipsyndicate.com/video/playlist/12487/7133470?cpt=8&wpid=2637WETM NBC 18 Elmira2018. corning's northside has experienced millions of dollars of new investment over the years. corning bureau chief michelle ross says a celebration was held today recognizing the accomplishments made so far. she's live from our bureau now. hi michelle. john, there are over a dozen accomplishments the northside has seen since this revitalization began but it's also looking forward to the future. both city and gaffer district representatives gave a few words to a crowd this morning looking back on many investments in the last roughly ten years. some include, the 64 million dollar expansion at the museum of glass two years ago, arbor development, and new restaurants and bars. gaffer district representatives said they wanted to make sure the revitalization wasn't going to be a one-dimensional review. coleen fabrizi: "we looked at everything that needed to happen to make sure that the vibrancy on the northside was something that we can celebrate for years to come. it's infrastructure, it's the beautiful landscape, it's making sure that both large and small businesses have an opportunity to be a part of that moving forward." a new hotel - the hilton garden inn - is expected to be up and running by may or june of next year. this was a 20 million dollar investment. the mayor adding this is a great place for people to live, work, and play. reporting live from our corning bureau,