Welcome to Youtica… a place to share ideas, initiatives and events happening in the Mohawk Valley that deserve to be heard. It’s a place to connect with REAL people and groups who are doing interesting things and making our area a better place to live. It’s a place where you can help others by volunteering your time, talent or treasure to develop and deliver new ideas.


Join a Group… or 6

Find common interests and meet new friends in the groups. All you need is a Facebook or Twitter account. Friend up peopole with common interests and post short ideas, questions or thoughts to your Wall.


Have a Discussion

Use the group forums to post ideas or interests you have, and have others chime in with their own ideas on how to develop and deliver them to our community. Get involved with local projects and initiatives by the people who want to make them happen.


Cross Pollinate

Youtica is a community of people who are committed to action. Get involved with someone else’s project. Challenge yourself. Share projects and success stories with your own social networks or be featured on our blog



Share you success stories, challenges and update your progress on the site to let others learn from your project or invite suggestions to make it even better!

Recent Stories

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    Imagining Utica: A roundtable with John Zogby

    Event Details Date: Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 Location: The ThINCubator 106 Genesee St, Utica Time: 6-8pm Cost: $5 to cover our expenses Join us for a casual meetup and roundtable discussion with renowned pollster John Zogby as he presents the data from our 2nd survey on “Imagining the Future of...
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    Stout Series – ADK Distillery

    Ryan Miller and Geoff Storm talk with Jordan Karp, owner of the ADK Distillery in Utica NY about making bourbon and vodka in their downtown facility. We’ll learn how the spirits are made and learn how they got their start. In part II, we talk about the development of distinct...
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    SURVEY: Imagining the Future of Utica

    This Spring, Pollster John Zogby interpreted the results of our ‘What Makes a Great City’ survey, and we opened up the floor to attendees who had an idea, group, or project that the audience should be more aware of. The first survey revealed a richness of ideas and a confidence...


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