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Ridesharing gets Albany lift with early green light

The New York State Assembly approved a bill on Tuesday that would expedite the expansion of ride-sharing services into areas outside of New York City.

Westchester County joins Sustainable Westchester consortium

The consortium of more than 40 local governments will help the county "continue to conserve and strengthen our natural resources and environment for current and future generations.”

Astorino goes it alone with lawsuits to stop Indian Point closure

The county executive will maneuver around the county's Board of Legislators to follow through on a pledge to sue the parties involved in a deal that will shut down Indian Point Energy Center by 2021.

Business Council honors 2017 Hall of Fame businesses

About 680 people attended this year's annual awards at the Glen Island Harbour Club in New Rochelle.

County executives to discuss leadership at Pattern for Progress panel

The breakfast will be held from 7:45 to 9:30 a.m. at The Gottesman Room in Pace's Kessel Student Center in Pleasantville.

Oaktree Capital bids again to manage Westchester County Airport

The company plans to respond to a request for proposals issued by the county earlier this month to operate the airport.

Westchester approves 99-year lease for biotech center on Grasslands Reservation

County Executive Robert P. Astorino says the $1.2 billion project will position Westchester as a global biotech center.

Astorino: Cuomo’s tuition-free college, tax relief proposals are ‘fake news’

County Executive Robert P. Astorino targeted Gov. Cuomo's State of the State proposals for 2017 in his annual State of the County address to the Westchester County Association.

Westchester bracing for impact of Indian Point closing

Business, labor and political leaders here question what will replace the nuclear plant's energy supply and point to the dire economic impact of its closing.

Westchester complies with affordable housing settlement, county exec says

County Executive Robert P. Astorino said Westchester has permits for 790 affordable units, with another 100 units in the pipeline. About 400 of those units are already occupied, he added.

Westchester legislators pass $1.8 billion county budget

The Board of Legislators passed a $1.8 billion "flat" budget for 2017, though some Democrats criticize the budget for stretching the county’s operations too thin.

Westchester County legislators skeptical about proposed airport lease

The $140 million plan that would transfer management of the Westchester County Airport to a Los Angeles-based investment firm must be approved by the County Board of Legislators.

Westchester named top digital county

Westchester County was named one of the top digital counties in the U.S. for the fourth consecutive year.

Local Development Corp. grants Cardinal McCloskey $8.15 million

Westchester’s Local Development Corp. approved $8.15 million in low-cost bond financing for Cardinal McCloskey Community Services Inc., a nonprofit organization that protects and promotes...

Economic forecasts for 2016 will be aired at WCA breakfast

Private-sector leaders will discuss economic trends in 2016 at the Westchester County Association's Jan. 7 breakfast.