It is the mission of SIDA to enhance the City of Syracuse’s economic development capabilities by promoting, attracting, encouraging and developing recreation and economically sound commerce and industry to: advance the job opportunities, health, general prosperity and economic welfare of the people of the City of Syracuse; improve their recreation opportunities, prosperity and standard of living; and, prevent unemployment and economic deterioration.
SIDA will achieve this mission by providing a variety of financial incentives to projects, including exemptions from property, sales, use and mortgage recording taxes, grants, and bond financing. SIDA conveys benefits in a strategic, consistent and transparent manner based on the City of Syracuse’s collective economic development priorities.
Board Members – 2014
William M. Ryan (Chair) City of Syracuse, Chief of Staff 203 City Hall Syracuse, New York 13202 Phone: (315) 448-8005 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
M. Catherine Richardson, Esq. (Vice Chair) Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC One Lincoln Center Syracuse, New York 13202 Phone: (315) 218-8230 Email: email@example.com
Steven P. Thompson (Secretary) 564 Bryant Avenue Syracuse, New York 13204 Phone: (315) 481-1885 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org