Cornell Expansion to Create 20,000 Construction Jobs

December 21, 2011

Cornell University and partner Technion-Israel Institute of Technology bested six other applicants to win a land grant on Roosevelt Island, N.Y., plus $100 million for infrastructure improvements, to build a new engineering campus. The project will create 20,000 construction jobs.

Acccording to Bloomberg, the 10-acre campus on Roosevelt Island is a $2 billion project.

Source: AGC