About Us

The Washington County Local Development Corporation provides economic development services, Empire Zone information and general business information exclusively for Washington County New York.

Location & Commitment
Centrally located in northeastern New York State, Washington County is nearly equidistant to Montreal, Boston and New York City, making accessibility to major markets outstanding. The county’s commitment to economic development and its business-friendly environment allow for a pro-active response to your development needs.

Local Pride
We take great pride in not only our heritage, recreational opportunities, scenic countryside and small-town charm, but also our industrial and agricultural bases, transportation facilities and business assistance programs. But most of all, we are proud of our people, hard workers who comprise a stable, productive, reasonably-priced labor force and have a strong sense of community.

The Washington County Local Development Corporation, acting as a single point of contact, can assist in meeting all types of business development goals. We encourage you to contact us for further information on how we can help you grow your business in Washington County.