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Iona College officials have approved a campus master plan with multi-million dollar projects including space to create and support new businesses and attract economic development in the surrounding North Avenue corridor in the City of New Rochelle, the Westchester County Business Journal reported this week.
The new 54,000-square-foot home for the School of Business includes an incubator space, which is great news for Westchester, notes Marissa Brett, director of the WCA’s BLUEPRINT for Westchester, the aggressive economic development initiative to stimulate business development.
At the start of his second term, Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino is embracing collaboration as a way to grow Westchester’s economy. “Collaboration pays dividends,” he said during his remarks at the 17th annual Westchester County Association (WCA) County Executive breakfast on January 23. A Reporters’ Roundtable, composed of top Westchester print and electronic journalists, immediately followed...
Governor Cuomo set forth an ambitious agenda in his fourth annual "State of the State" address today, including efforts to provide much-needed business and property tax relief and economic development incentives. We believe the Governor is headed in the right direction and hope that Westchester County can soon enjoy the fruits of his plan.
Renowned art dealer Daniel Wolf, husband of award-winning artist/architect, Maya Lin, who gained fame as the young designer of the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C., now is officially the owner of the former Yonkers City Jail. According to local newspaper accounts, the Yonkers City Council approved the deal this week, opening the door to more economic development in the city. The couple plans to transform the space into an art museum, along with studio spaces, offices and a gallery. It is located close to the city’s picturesque waterfront...
The Westchester County Association was thrilled to hear the news that MasterCard WorldWide Inc. will expand its offices in Purchase and add 270 jobs to its current Westchester workforce of 1,425 people.