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WCA honors three who shape Westchester County’s economic landscape

It was a night to reflect on leadership and legacies as the Westchester County Association held its 72nd annual dinner Nov. 17 in the ballroom of the Westchester Marriott in Tarrytown.

Five organizations join to push for housing legislation

Five Westchester and Hudson Valley organizations have joined in a push for the New York State Legislature to pass bills that could help create...

Five organizations push legislature for housing action

Five Westchester and Hudson Valley organizations have joined in a push for the New York State Legislature to pass legislation that could help create...

Former Westchester real estate leader dies at 78

Mercurio served for 31 years as CEO of the Westchester County Board of Realtors, which became the Westchester Putnam Association of Realtors and led to the current Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors.

Susan Fox of White Plains Hospital elected WCA board chair

Fox, who currently serves as vice chair, will succeed William P. Harrington in the role of chairperson effective Jan. 1, 2022.

Sustainability priorities can usher in new business opportunities, strategies

As major asset managers and influential shareholders push the issue of environmental sustainability, companies will have to move beyond rhetoric to action, which could prove to be a watershed moment for businesses and corporations on a national and local scale.

‘Welcome Home Westchester’ campaign launched to address housing crisis

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Rqx88NDBKA A new effort by a coalition of organizations and businesses to address what is described as “the housing crisis in Westchester” was launched June...

Suite Talk: Michael Romita, president and CEO, Westchester County Association

"I don't want to see New York City crater," said Romita.

Latimer’s proposed Westchester County budget welcomed by business groups

Representatives of both of Westchester’s largest business associations, The Business Council of Westchester (BCW) and the Westchester County Association(WCA), had positive things to say...

Westchester County Association issues report on recovery from the pandemic

The Westchester County Association (WCA) has released a report with numerous ideas and concrete initiatives regarding what needs to be done to promote economic...

‘Business insights’ reviews guidance for the business reopening process

As businesses reopen with COVID-19 lurking in the background, they need to review their insurance protection and consult with legal counsel to be sure...

Westchester County Association forms group for post-pandemic recovery

Although there still is no definitive time line for the reopening of Westchester County businesses, an effort to help lay the groundwork for economic...

WCA’s Michael Romita plans to stay out of the political mud

Health care advocacy, a healthy real estate economy, expanded housing opportunities, increased workforce development, biotechnology innovation, infrastructure improvements and improved internet service were a few...

Report: Westchester County’s affordable housing needs should tap unused office parks

“If we don’t address the miscarriage of our policies and perspectives, we fail our families and workers," said Westchester County Executive George Latimer. "The problem may be intractable, but it isn’t insurmountable.”

Westchester County Association celebrates outgoing CEO/President Bill Mooney

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ULEkcaIdsn4 If the turnout of more than 600 business, community and political leaders on Nov. 13 to honor William M. Mooney Jr., retiring president and...