New York businesses get flood funding

New York businesses received more than $1.4 million in aid from New York state yesterday as Governor Andrew Cuomo issued $13.6 million in state aid checks to homeowners, renters, businesses and farmers affected by July flooding across the Mohawk Valley, Central New York and Niagara County.

Below is a county by county breakdown of the funding:

County Checks Issued Total Amount Small Businesses
Herkimer 558 $6,604,757.00 24/ $552,902.34
Oneida 145 $1,636,791.42 5/ $250,000.00
Montgomery 104 $1,636,791.42 5/ $250,000.00
Madison 86 $1,678,688.18 6/ $154,759.56
Niagara 313 $2,276,031.13 7/ $237,277.75
Total 1,206 $13,615,480.96 53/ $1,464,446.41


The NYS Flood Recovery Program is a coordinated effort by the NYS Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Services (NYS DHSES), NYS Homes and Community Renewal (NYS HCR) and the NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets (NYS DAM).Additional applications are currently being processed and more checks will be issued in the near future.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Prove You Are Human: * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload the CAPTCHA.