Mid-Hudson Regional Economic Development Council

The Mid-Hudson Regional Economic Development Council is the strategic economic advisory board representing the seven counties that border New York City as well as major Northeast markets. The region includes the following counties: Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester.

Business Pandemic Recovery Initiative

Grants, Tax Credits and Technical Assistance Programs for Businesses Affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Program

$800 million in funding for small businesses - including for-profit arts and cultural institutions that were impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pandemic Small Business Recovery Grant Webinars

View one of the upcoming webinars.

Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) Round 5

The 5th round of the DRI is now open! Interested communities must submit an application by 4:00 PM ET on September 15, 2021.

City of Middletown Rail Trail Commons Ribbon Cutting
Rail Trail Commons Ribbon Cutting, City of Middletown, Orange County

DRI Guidebook

Learn more about the 5th Round of the DRI.

DRI Application

Applications for DRI Round 5 must be received by the Mid-Hudson REDC by 4:00 PM on September 15, 2021. Submit to [email protected]

Webinar

Access a recorded webinar on DRI Round 5.

Workforce Development Initiative - Call for Applications

The Workforce Development Initiative (WDI) was inaugurated in 2019 with a mission to invest $175 million throughout New York State for innovative, creative, and regionally customized workforce development projects. Applications are now being accepted.

WDI 2021 Guidebook

Download the 2021 Workforce Development Initiative Guidebook to learn more about the initiative.

WDI Program Guidelines

Download the Program Guidelines to learn more about the initiative and application process.

WDI Application

Use the Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) to start your application.

WDI Information Session

Access a recorded presentation on this year's WDI.

WDI Funding Program Webinars

View WDI Funding Program Webinars to learn more about available funding streams, including allowable costs, activities, and outcomes.

2021 Progress Report and Strategy Update

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    Strategic Plans/Reports

    2021 Mid-Hudson Progress Report

City of New Rochelle
The Mid-Hudson's Round 3 DRI Winner: City of New Rochelle - New Rochelle is poised to evolve into a thriving live-work-play magnet for millenials/young professionals due to its unrivaled transit access, respected colleges, public WiFi access, & diversity.

MHREDC Reports

Following the development of a regional strategic plan in 2011, the MHREDC continually revises its initiatives to ensure the success of the Region. View the MHREDC’s full archive of reports below.

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    Strategic Plans/Reports

    2019 Mid-Hudson Progress Report

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    Strategic Plans/Reports

    Mid Hudson 2018 Progress Report

  • 2017 Mid-Hudson Progress Report
    Strategic Plans/Reports

    2017 Mid-Hudson Progress Report

    2017 Mid-Hudson Progress Report
  • 2016 Mid-Hudson Progress Report
    Strategic Plans/Reports

    2016 Mid-Hudson Progress Report

    2016 Mid-Hudson Progress Report
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    2015 Mid-Hudson Progress Report

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    2014 Mid-Hudson Progress Report

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    2013 Mid-Hudson Progress Report

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    2012 Mid-Hudson Progress Report

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    2011 Mid-Hudson Strategic Plan

See the LIVE, WORK and PLAY strategy in action through successful projects across the Mid-Hudson region:

See the LIVE, WORK and PLAY strategy in action through successful projects across the Mid-Hudson region:

 
As the driving force behind every action, the LIVE, WORK, and PLAY strategy has led to continued progress toward its vision for a booming Mid-Hudson economy. Below are a few examples of how past...

MHREDC News

Read the Mid-Hudson Region’s latest press releases.

MHREDC Public Meetings

View MHREDC public meeting records.

Past MHREDC Awards

View past awarded projects in the Mid-Hudson Region.

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Thomas Scaglione, Regional Director