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  • WCA Announces Steering Committee to Bring Gigabit-Speed Broadband to Westchester County

  • MAR 21, 2017 | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, INFRASTRUCTURE, INT'L BUSINESS, REAL ESTATE, REGULATORY ISSUES, YOUNG PROFESSIONALS | 0 COMMENTS

  • Core Members Comprised of Major Corporate, Community, and Municipal Leaders; More to Be Added


    A new Steering Committee for the Westchester County Association’s Smart Growth for Gigabit initiative was announced today by William M. Mooney, Jr., President and CEO of the Westchester County Association.

    The Committee will oversee bringing gigabit-speed broadband to Westchester, beginning with its four largest cities, by giving guidance to the effort, as well as raising seed funding to pave the way for this needed infrastructure.

    The committee is comprised of “some of the most informed, respected, and enterprising individuals in our midst,” Mr. Mooney said in his announcement. Mr. Mooney said that the Committee held its first meeting and anticipates that in May, an RFP for a national consultant to assess the county’s current infrastructure, market realities, and help determine the best course of action to bring gigabit broadband into the county will be issued.

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  • Lawmakers to Westchester Business: Make Your Voices Heard

  • MAR 11, 2017 | 0 COMMENTS

  • Congressional Reps Urge Leaders to Speak Out on Healthcare, Immigration, Infrastructure

    At a packed WCA “Report from Washington” event held on March 6, Westchester’s Congressional delegation collectively conveyed trepidation about potential fallout from President Trump’s political agenda, but expressed hope for both parties to move ahead together to solve pressing issues. Among those issues that impact the business community: healthcare, immigration, and infrastructure. Moderated by WCBS News 880 reporter Alex Silverman, the panel discussion featured US Representatives Nita Lowey, Eliot Engel, and Sean Patrick Maloney...

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  • All Access Healthcare Meeting

    • Apr 05, 2017, 8:30 am - 10:00 am
    • 1133 Westchester Avenue
    • Lobby Board Room
    • White Plains, NY 10604
  • Guest Speaker: Kevin Dahill, President/CEO, Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council and NorMet


    Healthcare in a Post-Election World: Now What?


    Guest Speaker: Kevin Dahill, President and CEO, Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council and NorMet
     
    Kevin Dahill joins the WCA to discuss implications of the Affordable Care Act changes. New York State stands to be significantly impacted by some of the proposed initiatives, impacting healthcare providers, employers and consumers. Hear the most up-to-date information from an inside policy expert on proposed changes at both the federal and state level.
     
    No fee to attend
    Email events@westchester.org to RSVP.  Seating is limited.

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  • Smart Growth Westchester Report now Available

  • FEB 07, 2017 | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, INFRASTRUCTURE, REAL ESTATE, TRANSPORTATION | 0 COMMENTS

  • Westchester Economy Moves Forward; Gigabit Broadband the Goal for Four Westchester Cities

    The Westchester County Association has planted the flag for a new Westchester! Business, municipalities, and nonprofit leadersip are backing our new Blueprint for Smart Growth to redirect our economic future. Westchester is on the cusp of becoming a magnet for talent and entrepreneurship, as well as innovation and business expansion. Find out how the seeds we've planted and continue to plant for the future are beginning to grow. Read the report here.

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