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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...

Westchester IDA approves tax exemption for BioMed Realty’s Ardsley Park $38M...

The Westchester County Industrial Development Agency has given final approval of a $905,373 sales tax exemption for a $38 million renovation project at BioMed...

Westchester IDA helps Citibank sell affordable housing loans

The changes are minor, Citi’s attorney stated, but will enable the bank to cash out of the funds by selling them on the secondary market.

Multimillion-dollar aircraft featured as thousands attend Westchester County Airport event

The National Business Aviation Association, which held the event, has about 11,000 corporate members.

At WCA Real Estate Summit, New Rochelle official cites city’s quick...

Luiz Aragon told the 300 guests at the breakfast gathering that there are 11 active construction sites in New Rochelle, with 27 projects approved.

County looks to do more to help business, promote economic development

“As we update our economic development plan, we’re particularly looking for components that will deal with the very small businesses and how we can help incent them,” said Westchester County Executive George Latimer.

Westchester IDA gives Rose Associates preliminary $5M tax break, with caveat

A half-dozen union officials were at the IDA meeting, and two spoke out about the need for an agreement with the developer and for good local jobs.

Report calls for re-evaluation of Playland agreement with Standard Amusements

In a report detailing the contract between the county and the park's future private operator, Latimer says the county will invest millions of dollars into the park for little return.

George Latimer sworn in as Westchester County Executive

Latimer, sworn in on New Year's Day, promised more government transparency and that the county would be a "good neighbor" to local municipalities.

Sides drawn on net neutrality rollback plan

The FCC is considering rolling back net neutrality regulations. If it does, there will likely be implications for business in Westchester.

Astorino to offer his priorities for county at Westchester County Association...

The event will also feature a "Westchester Growth Strategy" panel on regional trends, the association's gigabit internet initiative and housing for millennials and the county's workforce.