The grand prize is a $3 million award. Livingston County was awarded $50,000 for moving on to the next round.
America’s Best Communities is a three-year competition that will provide milliions in revenue for the winners to build up infrastructure for development.
According to Julie Marshall, Director of the Livingston County IDA, the County was selected out of 347 applicants.
The competition was made possible by it’s corporate sponsors: Frontier, DISH Network, CoBank and the Weather Channel.
If the County makes it to the next level they will be award an additional $100,000