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Rome Awarded $10 Million

Monday, September 18th, 2017

 What:   The City of Rome Awarded $10 million through the NYS Downtown Revitalization Initiative

When:  Thursday September 14, 2017


Where: The Capital Theatre, Rome New York 


Contact: Ms. Caitlyn Copfer, JPC Media Coordinator, 315-941-0820 or




Rome, NY.  Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday September 14, 2017 that the City of Rome has been awarded $10 million through the New York State Downtown Revitalization Initiative at the Rome Capitol Theatre. 


Johnson Park Center.   On behalf of Johnson Park Center (JPC), we would like to congratulate the City of Rome for being awarded the grant to develop the downtown which will attract and bring young professionals to move and live in the city.  JPC also would like to thank our Governor Cuomo for demonstrating in word, action and deed that he is committed to bring revitalization to Upstate New York.    


Please see the photos and follow the link below of the Observer-Dispatch news article concerning this outstanding event!