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Syracuse Mayor’s Office announces 24 members of stadium task force

Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner announced on Tuesday the members of a newly created task force who will study a proposed sports arena in the city of Syracuse.
Syracuse (WSYR-TV) - Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner announced on Tuesday the members of a newly created task force who will study a proposed sports arena in the city of Syracuse.

Mayor Miner originally announced the creation of the task force during her State of the City address last week.

The 24-member task force will study the impact any proposed new stadium would have on nearby neighborhoods, infrastructure, and economic development.

The following people were announced as task force members:
  • Benjamin Walsh (Chair), Deputy Commissioner, City of Syracuse Department of Neighborhood and Business Development
  • Hon. Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor, New York State (Designee)
  • Hon. Joanne M. Mahoney, County Executive, Onondaga County (Designee)
  • Kent D. Syverud, Chancellor & President, Syracuse University (Designee)
  • Dr. Gregory Eastwood, Interim President, Upstate Medical University
  • Housing Visions Unlimited (Designee: Karen Jones, neighborhood resident)
  • Kenyon Craig, President, Housing Visions Unlimited
  • George Curry, Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus, SUNY ESF
  • Carolyn Evans-Dean, Community Activist
  • Robert Haley, Director, CNY Chapter, American Institute of Architects
  • Pastor Daren Jaime, People’s AME Zion Church
  • Julius Lawrence, Community Activist
  • Rebecca Livengood, Member, City of Syracuse Planning Commission
  • Joseph O’Hara, Executive Director, PEACE, Inc.
  • CenterState CEO (Designee: Allen Naples, CNY Regional President, M&T Bank)
  • David Mankiewicz, East Genesee Street Regents Association / University Hill Corporation
  • Robert Doucette, Partner, Paramount Realty Group
  • Hon. John A. DeFrancisco, New York State Senate
  • Hon. David J. Valesky, New York State Senate
  • Hon. William B. Magnarelli, New York State Assembly
  • Hon. Samuel D. Roberts, New York State Assembly (Designee: Bobby Gaulden, neighborhood resident)
  • Hon. Linda Ervin, Onondaga County Legislature
  • Hon. Helen Hudson, Majority Leader, Syracuse Common Council (Designee: Hon. Pamela Hunter, Syracuse Common Council)
  • Hon. Chad Ryan, Syracuse Common Council
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