Columbia Comeback Committee Schedules First Meeting

May 7, 2020

          Hudson, NY – The Columbia County Comeback Committee was formed last week by Columbia County Board of Supervisors to assist Columbia County businesses as the county looks ahead to the re-start of business activities.  The Committee has been tasked to serve as a resource for county businesses to navigate the…

5 Things New York Businesses Should be Doing Now Ahead of Reopening

May 6, 2020

Businesses are continuing to figure out what the new normal will look like as regions and industries across the state prepare to reopen as the spread of the coronavirus slows. Mike Poveda and A. Michael Bucci warn against planning too far into the future, or ignoring the new realities completely.

Grant to Help Local Advertisers Through the COVID-19 Crisis

May 6, 2020

Downtown Digital Group, an advertising and marketing solutions company, and Johnson Newspaper Corp. are launching “A Hand Up Marketing Grant” program to give area businesses help in promoting — and reintroducing — their business to the community following weeks of closures or limited operations due to the COVID-19 crisis.

Rapid Recovery Loans Available to Columbia County Businesses

May 6, 2020

Columbia Economic Development Corporation (CEDC) today announced they have established a $300,000 Rapid Recovery Loan Program to support small businesses in Columbia County. The new Rapid Recovery Loan Program offers low-interest loans of up to $15,000 to qualified applicants.

Columbia Comeback to Assist Return of Businesses

May 1, 2020

“I’m pleased to announce the formation of Columbia Comeback and looking forward to seeing the committee become a great resource for Columbia County businesses as we look ahead to the time when we can resume business activities,” said Columbia County Board of Supervisors Chairman Matt Murell on Friday.


May 26, 2020 - 8:30AM

Please take notice that there will be a meeting of the Columbia Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors held on May 26, 2020 at 8:30AM for the purpose of discussing any matters that may be presented to the Board for consideration.  Due to COVID-19, this meeting will be held via Conference Call.  Call in information:…