TheZone project at Northwest Arena has been awarded a $450,000 grant through Empire State Development.
The Jamestown Center City Development Corporation is the group that sent in a Consolidated Funding Application for the project.
TheZone will create a new indoor activities venue for children in downtown Jamestown. It will utilize space in Northwest Arena to create a center focused on technology and play, encouraging kids to explore STEAM principles through physical activity.
The announcement of funding was part of $81 million dollars being awarded to 97 projects across New York State through the Regional Economic Development Council initiative.