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BREAKING NEWS: Village of Highland Falls and Village of Montgomery Receive $4.5 Million each in NY Forward Grants

GOSHEN, N.Y. (February 8, 2024)— The Orange County Partnership is proud to announce that the Village of Highland Falls and the Village of Montgomery are the recipients of a transformational grant awar ...

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It’s Time to Move Forward for Safety and Sustainability in the Hudson Valley

Efforts are underway to enhance mobility on Route 17 in Orange and Sullivan counties by adding a third lane east and west and making other necessary upgrades to this critical corridor in our region. T ...

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Supply Chain Compaction in Orange County, New York

The United States is experiencing a manufacturing renaissance – clean tech, semiconductors, food and beverage, and other sectors are tied to the on-shoring real estate phenomenon that we’re experienci ...

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Industrial Markets Headed for Equilibrium in 2024 After Two Years of Unprecedented Growth

While the U.S. industrial real estate markets are expected to continue to shift as they deal with a massive amount of new supply coming to the market, several analysts are expecting the difficult cond ...

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Rand Commercial’s Lavelle Predicts 2 Million SF in Transactions in Orange County This Year

By John Jordan WHITE PLAINS—At a broker roundtable discussion of the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors’ Commercial Investment Division, Rand Commercial’s John Lavelle shared that Orange Coun ...

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NYSDOT Updates Public on Progress On Rte. 17-I-86 Conversion/Exit 122 Job

By: John Jordan TOWN OF WALLKILL, NY—The New York State Department of Transportation hosted public information sessions on Jan. 17 at the Town of Wallkill Community Center and provided updates on ...

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NYSDOT Updates Public on Progress On Rte. 17-I-86 Conversion/Exit 122 Job

By: John Jordan TOWN OF WALLKILL, NY—The New York State Department of Transportation hosted public information sessions on Jan. 17 at the Town of Wallkill Community Center and provided updates on ...

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Orange County Partnership Officials Attending Major Semiconductor Economic Conference to Promote Orange County, NY as a Key Location for Investment

HALF MOON BAY, CA—Chief officials of the Orange County Partnership are currently a major national semiconductor industry symposium in California to promote Orange County as a prime location for invest ...

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SUNY Orange to offer certification and credentialing courses in the spring

By: Phil Hall, Westfair Business Journal SUNY Orange announced will offer certification and credentialing courses in the spring semester that includes studies in health care, manufacturing, comme ...

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County Executive Neuhaus Highlights County’s Growth Sectors as Keys to its Economic Future

One of the highlights of the Orange County Partnership’s Investor Breakfast held on Oct. 3 was a frank, but unapologetic upbeat outlook for the county’s economy offered by Orange County Executive Stev ...

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New Proposal Puts Orange County in New Emerging Sector-Multistory Warehouse Development

A relatively new industrial real estate sector is Multistory Warehouse Development. According to a recently released study by commercial brokerage firm JLL entitled “Multistory Warehouses and Their To ...

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Hudson Gateway Association of REALTORS Host ‘Orange County Day’

The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors staged its “Orange County Day” earlier this month that included updates by key economic development and tourism officials on new projects and initiatives tha ...

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New State Cannabis Regulations Spark Renewed Interest in Orange County

The rollout of legalized cannabis manufacturing, distribution and retail sites in New York State has been anything but smooth. Orange County, which was a leader in the sector with major facilities dev ...

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Workforce Development: The Great Equalizer

By Conor EckertWorkforce development and economic development are symbiotic. In order to execute a high-level economic development strategy in the 21st century, a focus on workforce and in-demand skil ...

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LCS Facility Group in New York Announces New Growth Strategy

Poughkeepsie, NY (Oct. 16, 2023) – In a significant move, LCS Facility Group, a renowned New York-based commercial cleaning, and janitorial services company, unveiled a strategic growth partnership wi ...

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Woodbury Common Premium Outlets®’ Proposal to Enhance World-Renowned Shopping and Tourism Destination Gains Broad Support

CENTRAL VALLEY, N.Y. – Woodbury Common Premium Outlets is planning to further upgrade its world-renowned shopping experience for customers and retailers by adding new stores and restaurants, a hotel a ...

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Orange County Economic Summit Focuses on Growing Tourism, Hospitality & Film Production Sectors

By John Jordan MIDDLETOWN—More than 300 people attended the second annual Orange County Economic Summit on Friday, Sept. 15 that focused on the county’s high-growth tourism, hospitality and film ...

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Department of Energy Provides $15.5 Billion To Support Retooling of Existing Plants to EV

The U.S. Department of Energy announced on Aug. 31 a $15.5-billion package of funding and loans primarily focused on retooling existing factories for the transition to electric vehicles (EVs)—supporti ...

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Industrial Markets Post Sluggish Results; ‘Just in Time’ Stock Strategy Returning

Commercial brokerage firm JLL reported recently that rising inflation and economic uncertainties have resulted in the weakening of the once robust industrial real estate market. JLL reported aski ...

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Dana Distributors Expands Presence to Westchester-Putnam Counties

Goshen-based Dana Distributors recently expanded its presence in the Hudson Valley, acquiring Bertoline & Sons, a prominent wholesale distributor of domestic, craft and imported beers, fine wines, ...

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Peckham Industries Acquires E. Tetz & Sons, Inc.

MIDDLETOWN, NY—Peckham Industries, Inc. announced earlier this summer the company had acquired E. Tetz & Sons, Inc. of Middletown, and its subsidiary, Tetz Asphalt LLC. Collectively known as ...

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Veteran Real Estate Attorney to Be Honored As 2023 ‘Woman of Achievement in Economic Development’ on Oct. 3

The Orange County Partnership has announced that Kelly Naughton, partner at the Goshen law firm Naughton & Torre, LLP, has been named the organization’s 2023 "Woman of Achievement in Economic Deve ...

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Alliance for Balanced Growth Tackles New York’s Evolving Green Energy Future

By John Jordan The Alliance for Balanced Growth at is recent second quarter session entitled “Construction Development in the New Clean Energy Economy” tackled the complex and sometimes confusing ...

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At the Confluence of Opportunity and Responsibility

By: Maureen HalahanThe “summer slowdown” never occurred in 2023 at the Orange County Partnership as site selector activity and tenant requirements demanded our full attention. The leads have been in d ...

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Catania, Mahon & Rider, PLLC Growing by Four New Attorneys

The partners of Catania, Mahon & Rider, PLLC, are excited to welcome the following attorneys to our established and growing practice serving the mid-Hudson Valley and beyond:JAMES S. ARRABITOJames ...

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