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((THOMAS))GOOD TUESDAY EVENING

I'M THOMAS FLEMING. THANK YOU

FOR JOINING US TONIGHT. BACK

IN SEPTEMBER GOVERNOR CUOMO

ANNOUNCED THAT THE MARCY

NANOCENTER WOULD BE THE HOME

FOR CREE INC. THE COMPANY

BASED OUT OF DURHAM, NORTH

CAROLINA IS EXPECTED TO BRING

IN OVER 600 JOBS. OUR SHALON

STEVENS HAS THE LATEST ON THE

DEVELOPMENT OF THE PROJECT.

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THE SEMICONDUCTOR COMPANY

SPECIALIZES IN SILICON CARBIDE

AND GALLIUM NITRIDE

TECHNOLOGIES. STARTING NEXT

MONTH, CONTRUCTION WILL BEGIN

FOR THE ONE BILLION DOLLAR

PROJECT. BUT BEFORE THEN, THE

TOWN OF MARCY WILL HOST A

PUBLIC FORUM ABOUT THE SITE

AND AFTER DISCUSS THE PLANNING

PROCESS COME NEXT MONDAY. WE

WANNA LET PEOPLE KNOW WHAT'S

GOING ON, WHAT'S TAKING PLACE.

SO THEY'LL LEARN ABOUT WHAT'S

A SILICON CARBIDE CHIP IS AND

HOW WHAT THE BUILDINGS ARE

GONNA LOOK LIKE, WHAT THE JOBS

WILL BE. SO IT'S A NICE FORUM

FOR THE PUBLIC TO LEARN. AFTER

THE PUBLIC FORUM, AN OPEN

PLANNING MEETING WILL TAKE

PLACE.RIGHT NOW THEY'RE

BUILDING THE CHIPS DOWN IN THE

UNIVERSITY OF ALBANY. THEY'RE

PROBABLY GOING TO BE PACKED

ACROSS THE NANO SITE OVER TO

SUNY WHERE DANFOSS IS. THE

CREE PROJECT IS MOVING

QUICKLY....STARTING NEXT

MONTH, CONSTRUCTION WORKERS

WILL BEGIN POURING CONCRETE

FORMS, THEN IN APRIL THE

FOUNDATIONS WILL BE PUT IN.

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WHEN I GOT INVOLVED IN THIS

POSITION, I WAS DOING IT

BECAUSE I WANTED KIDS TO HAVE

THE OPPORTUNITY TO HAVE JOBS

HERE. THE CONSTRUCTION IS

EXPECTED TO BE COMPLTED BY

APRIL OF 2021. REPORTING IN

MARCY, SHALON STEVENS,

EYEWITNESS NEWS.

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((THOMAS))IT'S THE FIRST TIME

IN AMERICAN HISTORY THAT A

PRESIDENT HAS BEEN IMPEACHED

BEFORE DELIVERING THEIR STATE

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