Questar III receives state grant

Open for BusinessQuestar III BOCES will receive funding as part of the $62.7 million in economic development funding awarded to the Capital Region on Dec. 8.

One of 88 local projects funded by New York State, Questar III will receive $50,000 to provide advanced manufacturing and licensed practical nursing (LPN) training to 107 unemployed workers.

Questar III is one of only eight BOCES that received funding through the Regional Economic Development Council initiative, which awarded $785 million statewide.

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