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Chuckie Holstein

Chuckie Holstein

Since 1997, Chuckie Holstein has served as the executive director of F.O.C.U.S. Greater Syracuse, a local citizen-driven organization that taps citizen creativity to impact change in Central New York by enabling citizens, organizations, and government to work together to enhance the quality of our lives and our economic future. F.O.C.U.S. engages in research, public policy advocacy, public education, and public outreach to promote intelligent, inclusive, sustainable decision making.

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Guest Perspective: F.O.C.U.S. on Onondaga Lake: A roadmap to facilitate reconnecting the lake with the community


Over the past year, F.O.C.U.S. Greater Syracuse has been busy organizing the ideas and visions citizens want for the future of Onondaga Lake and its shorelines. When the County approached us about completing a study on what past plans and visions are relevant today for the lake’s shoreline, we immediately jumped at the opportunity to […]

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