We talk with the winners of the Reimagine the Canals Competition, a $2.5 million contest aimed at transforming the Erie Canal into a hub for economic activity, recreation, and tourism.
We discuss the winning projects and what the developers hope for the future of the Erie Canal. In studio:
- Gil Quiniones, president and CEO of the New York Power Authority
- Jamie Kowalczyk, assistant planning director for Madison County, and member of the Canalside Pocket Neighborhoods team
- James Meerdink, project manager for Parks & Trails NY, and member of the Erie Armada team
- Rory McEvoy, co-founder of Area4, and member of the Erie Armada team