Our Goals

 

  • Create employment opportunities for the Town of Schoharie and surrounding Area
  • Increase the property tax base in and around the Town of Schoharie 
  • Increase sales tax revenues in and around the Town of Schoharie
  • Encourage and foster entrepreneurship
  • Strengthen and expand existing businesses
  • Bring new business in and around the Town of Schoharie
  • Revitalize downtown and other commercial shopping areas
  • Stimulate tourism growth
  • Encourage the environmental remediation and reuse of vacant property
  • Promote the development of land use policies designed to encourage development and preserve neighborhoods, enhancing the historic value of Schoharie
  • Encourage and support the development and maintenance of municipal infrastructure, recreational facilities, and other public facilities and services that support businesses and residential neighborhoods; promote and encourage implementation of the Schoharie’s Long Term Community Recovery Plan of 2013
  • Undertake any other activities that effect the general purposes