8/22/2011 2:22:00 PM
MPN Now: Editorial: Future is bright for two local industrial sites
You don’t have to go far these days to see reminders of upstate’s industrial past. Just about every city is littered with idle manufacturing facilities — some aging, some not so old.
Indeed, industrial space has outpaced need for years as manufacturing’s prominence in the state and nation has declined, especially in the northeast.
At least two sites in the region, the old Xerox facility on Route 332 in Canandaigua and the former Labelon site off Route 21 in Hopewell, were among those whose futures were in doubt.