Governor Launches Ninth Round of REDC Competition

April 25, 2019

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today launched Round IX of the Regional Economic Development Council initiative, officially kicking off the 2019 competition for more than $750 million in state economic development resources. The Consolidated Funding Application will open to applicants on May 1, enabling businesses, municipalities, not-for-profits and the public to begin applying for assistance from dozens of state programs, through a single application, for job-creation and community development projects.

State Parks, Historic Sites to Receive $4.3M

April 24, 2019

Three Columbia County parks, including one with strong ties to Greene County, are in line to receive a total of $4.38 million in state funding for repairs and renovations.

DEC Announces Acquistion of Two Columbia County Parcels Totaling 1,114 Acres

April 22, 2019

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today announced the state’s acquisition of two properties in Columbia County totaling 1,114 acres. DEC completed the purchase of 590 acres along the Hudson River in the town of Stockport, and 524 acres in the town of New Lebanon, doubling the size of the Hand Hollow State Forest, for a total of $6.7 million.

New Score Office to Open in Hudson

March 26, 2019

Columbia Economic Development Corporation (CEDC) and the Columbia County Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce the Northeast NY Chapter of SCORE is establishing regular office hours for business owners in Columbia and Greene Counties.

CEDC Annual Meeting

April 30, 2019 - 7:30 AM

Please take notice that Columbia Economic Development Corporation will hold its Annual Meeting on April 30, 2019

CEDC Board of Directors

April 23, 2019 - 8:30 AM

Please take notice that there will be a meeting of the Columbia Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors

CEDC Loan Committee

April 16, 2019 - 1:00 PM

Please take notice that there will be a meeting of the Columbia Economic Development Corporation Loan Committee

Job Growth Shows Gains in Twin Counties

March 12, 2019

Jobs are up and unemployment is down statewide and in the Twin Counties, according to private sector job growth figures released by the U.S. Department of Labor.