fbpx
Home Tags Joan McDonald

Tag: Joan McDonald

Westchester Airport master plan taking off

In a briefing on May 4, Westchester County Executive George Latimer announced details of the plan to collect public input and restart the process...

Westchester creates cybersecurity task force as possible Russian retaliation looms

Westchester County Executive George Latimer on Feb. 23 announced during a news conference at the County Office Building in White Plains that he has...

County, construction and union officials show united front behind capital projects

Westchester County Executive George Latimer and representatives from the construction industry gathered inside of the administration building at Playland Park in Rye on Oct. 26 to underscore the importance of major capital projects that maintain and reconstruct the county’s physical assets.

Workforce development thrives in Westchester while national action lags

The Associated General Contractors of America, a trade organization representing 27,000 firms in the construction industry, warns that the industry is falling behind in...

Gateway II project in White Plains gets preliminary approval for $34.2M...

Without the tax breaks, the site will continue to be used as a parking lot, the application states, and create “a void in the urban fabric.”

Westchester IDA hears $480M Regeneron proposal

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals wants to build a $480 million pre-clinical manufacturing and process development facility in Greenburgh.

Construction council backs Westchester County IDA’s policy to promote local hiring

A policy that was approved by the Westchester County Industrial Development Agency to prioritize local labor has gained the support of the Construction Industry...

An inside look at the Westchester County Center as a mass...

The Westchester County Center was one of the first three state vaccination sites that opened Jan. 13 as part of the rollout of New...

Morgan Stanley to move wealth management group to Harrison for up...

The Westchester Industrial Development Agency approved up to $13 million in sales tax exemptions Nov. 23.

Westchester reduces in-person work to 25% of county workforce

As the Covid-19 outbreak seems to be intensifying in Westchester, the county government is being proactive and planning to trim in-person employee activities beginning...

Westchester IDA backs multimillion-dollar renovations for MV and Tarrytown affordable housing

Westchester County’s Industrial Development Agency (IDA) has voted preliminary approval of financial support for the renovation of affordable housing in Mount Vernon and Tarrytown. The...

Westchester OKs $340M in bonding for medical center and Sarah Lawrence...

Westchester County’s Local Development Corp. plans to provide $300 million in bond financing for the Westchester County Healthcare Corp., which is the public authority...

Westchester IDA tentatively OKs $3.1M tax relief for White Plains YMCA...

Southern would receive nearly $2.5 million in sales tax relief during construction and $644,071 in mortgage tax relief.

Westchester County forms task force to help businesses deal with reopening

Westchester County Executive George Latimer has announced the formation of the Westchester County Reopening Task Force.

Westchester County IDA anticipates another banner year in 2020

Developers expect this year to be a lot like 2019 – very active with numerous projects in the queue, according to information gathered by...