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  • Why we Advocated for FASNY

  • FEB 04, 2016 | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT | 0 COMMENTS

  • Despite a court order, there’s still no decision on the fate of the FASNY/French-American School of New York’s proposal to redevelop the former Ridgeway Golf Club in White Plains into the school’s new campus. In 2012, with the BLUEPRINT for Westchester as our guide, the WCA advocated for the project due to its...

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  • Westchester: County of Tomorrow Conference

    • Apr 29, 2016, 7:30 am - 1:00 pm
    • Renaissance Westchester Hotel
    • 80 West Red Oak Lane
    • West Harrison , New York 10604
  • Online Registration is now closed, walk-ins are welcome.

    CLICK HERE FOR CONFERENCE AGENDA

    Hear from America’s top innovation hubs that are driving the New Economy forward – and what this means for Westchester.

    Presentations, Panels, Networking

    • Public Private Partnerships
    • Infrastructure
    • Transit-Oriented Development
    • Innovation Eco-Systems

    Nationally Renowned Speakers

    Silicon Valley: Jerry Sanders, CEO, SkyTran, a revolutionary, high-speed, elevated, energy-efficient Personal Rapid Transit (PRT) system

    New York City:
    Seth Pinsky, former president of the NYC Economic Development Corporation, Michael Bloomberg administration

    Raleigh: Jason Widen, co-founder of Innovate Raleigh, founder of HQ Raleigh

    Austin: Susan Dawson: E3 Alliance, tech entrepreneur, former head of Austin, TX Chamber of Commerce

    Chattanooga: Mayor Andy Berke, overseeing the city’s smart-grid Internet and an economy that has been revolutionized

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  • Why Westchester Cities Now See Rapid Growth

  • JAN 29, 2016 | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, REAL ESTATE, TRANSPORTATION, YOUNG PROFESSIONALS | 0 COMMENTS

  • Westchester's Work.Live.Play Lifestyle Factors In

    As the healthcare, biotech, and financial industries continue to expand in Westchester, the county’s cities have seen a sharp increase in population since 2000, according to data presented by Sterling National Bank at the WCA’s 2016 Economic Outlook Breakfast in early January. The overall growth of the county’s urban sectors is up 7%, with New Rochelle and White Plains showing the fastest growth of all. In White Plains, 47% of its working population arrives via reverse commute. Even millennials are starting to put Westchester in play.

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