Tuesday, May 27, 2008


Overview and Discussion of the Washington County Economic Development Strategic Plan

WHEN: Wednesday, May 28, 2008 at 7 PM
WHERE: Beacon Feed Building, Board Room (Behind Hubbard Hall in Cambridge, NY)

Washington County recently completed an economic development strategic plan. The Board of Trustees of the Village of Cambridge has invited Mark Galough, Executive Director of the Local Development Corporation and Director, Washington Co. Dept. of Planning & Community Development, to speak about the plan at this forum open to the public.

The strategic plan can be downloaded from the County website at the following address: www.co.washington.ny.us/PDF/Eco_dev_Strg.pdf

A detailed review of County resources, demographics, employment trends, infrastructure, and commercial sectors is included in the plan. Five target sectors including Manufacturing, Retail/Commercial, Agriculture, Mining and Tourism are reviewed in detail to assess their growth potential. Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate (FIRE), Public Administration, and Transportation & Utilities are also noted as significant sectors in the County.

Supporting sound economic growth through cooperative marketing

A Note from the TVOBV - This plan impacts all businesses not just those in Cambridge. The TVOBV encourages all businesses to consider joining in this presentation and learn more about the plan and how it can grow your business.

For further information contact
Chris Callahan, Village of Cambridge, Trustee
Cambridge Village Offices
518 677 2622


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