• Aerial View of Corning NY
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  • Message from the Mayor

    Corning is a beautiful, bustling and welcoming community. We are blessed by natural surroundings that inspire us year-round. Our people come from all over the world embracing diversity as a signature strength in our civic life. We are a community of friendly people who treasure the special place we call home. Here you will feel at home amongst people who look out for each other as neighbors and friends.

    Here you will find an energetic, nationally recognized downtown, offering a collection of business offerings, including interesting shops and diverse dining. Our city is rich in culture, with world-class museums and a lively arts scene. These offerings and in its presence as a gateway to the stunning Finger Lakes’, Corning is a preferred destination for visitors from all over the globe. Our schools are second to none. Corning is truly a Hometown USA.

    We invite you to be a part this community and bring your talents and aspirations to join with us. Thank you for considering Corning. We look forward to welcoming you to the Crystal City.

    Sincerely,
    Mayor William Boland

  • Message from the Chamber President

    On behalf of the Corning Area Chamber of Commerce, our Board of Directors and business community, I am pleased to welcome you to Corning. Corning is a strong, vibrant community with a sophisticated small-town feel that takes pride in quality education, diverse cultures, an abundance of arts, family values and an excellent quality of life. Corning and our surrounding area is home to remarkable residents and businesses, all committed to making our community a great place to live, work and play. With the fortune of major employers such as Corning Incorporated, Siemens, Guthrie Corning Hospital, Corelle Brands, Corning Community College and Wegmans in our backyard, abundant shopping, personal services and dining options, Corning is a community that truly has something for everyone!

    This site is provided to give you an introduction to our city and our surrounding area. It also serves as a one-stop information source for both new and long-time residents – filled with details about our city, our businesses, our educational facilities, activities and amenities that make Corning the very special community that it is. I encourage you to utilize this directory and support our Chamber Members by doing business with them at every opportunity.

    Whether you’re visiting for the day or looking for a new place to call home, we extend a heartfelt welcome and hope you will take a moment to enjoy both the beauty and the uniqueness of this very special community that we are fortunate to call home.

    Sincerely,
    Denise K. Maxa
    President, Corning Area Chamber of Commerce