Catering company awarded $1M to move from Manhattan to the Bronx

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A catering company behind events at venues like the Plaza Hotel, Jazz at Lincoln Center and the Apollo Theater is moving from Manhattan to the Bronx.

Great Performances was awarded $1 million from the Regional Economic Development Council to make the move to the Bronx.

The move will be creating around 55 jobs.

News 12 was told construction for the new location should start in a few weeks.

Great Performances also plans to host classes for children and families about living a healthy lifestyle.

The catering company plans to be up and running by July of this year.

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