Inland port plans stalled, frustrating business community

Posted on January 16, 2017

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Inland Port

The lack of progress on creation of an inland port in the Syracuse area is frustrating central New York business boosters.

CenterState CEO President Rob Simpson says in the last six months central New York has lost out on two big opportunities to create jobs, because of lack of an inland port.

 

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