Home Construction Column: Is New York really open for business? ConstructionGuest ViewLawOpinions & ColumnsPremium ContentWestchester Column: Is New York really open for business? By Westfair Online - May 3, 2014 The Scaffold Law prevents New York from attracting businesses, says the Building Contractors Association of Westchester & Mid-Hudson Region’s Matthew Pepe. This content is for Westfair Online members only. Please Sign in / Join to view this content. Become a member by Registering Here.