Mid-Hudson Regional Economic Development Council

The Mid-Hudson Regional Economic Development Council is the strategic economic advisory board representing the seven counties (Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester) that border NYC as well as major Northeast markets.

CFA Funding

The CFA is still open for certain programs, such as the ESD Capital Grant Fund and Excelsior Jobs Program.

Next deadline:
Friday, April 12, 2024, 4:00 pm

Mid-Hudson Momentum Fund

UPDATES:
Application deadline has been extended to Friday, April 26, 2024, 4:00 pm.

Applications must now go through the CFA portal. Click below for MHMF guidelines.

Downtown Revitalization Initiative

New York State's Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) is transforming downtown neighborhoods into vibrant communities.

Learn more about the Mid-Hudson communities that have won the DRI:

2023 | City of White Plains

2022 | City of Port Jervis

2021 | Village of Haverstraw & Village of Ossining

2019 | City of Peekskill

2018 | City of New Rochelle

2017 | City of Kingston 

2016 | City of Middletown

City of White Plains - DRI Round 7 Winner
City of White Plains - DRI Round 7 Winner

NY Forward

The NY Forward program was created to invigorate and enliven downtowns in New York's smaller and rural communities. 

Learn more about the Mid-Hudson communities that have been awarded $4.5 million through the NY Forward program:

2023 | Village of Highland Falls | Village of Montgomery

2022 | Village of Sleepy Hollow | Town of Cornwall/Village of Cornwall-on-Hudson

Village of Highland Falls & Village of Montgomery - NY Forward Round 2 Winners
Village of Highland Falls & Village of Montgomery - NY Forward Round 2 Winners

Project Tracking Dashboard

The Project Tracking Dashboard provides information on previously funded CFA Projects. This interactive tool allows for summarization and analysis of all project data. It contains four tabs: Top Level Stats, Investments & Jobs, a Map, and an Appendix. For more information on how to use and interpret the dashboard, please see the Dashboard Guidance Document.

Mid-Hudson Project Tracking Dashboard

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 reports below.

  • Mid-Hudson Strategic Plan 2023 Cover
    Strategic Plans/Reports

    Mid-Hudson Regional Strategic Plan 2023

  • Mid-Hudson Workforce Strategy Report 2022 Cover
    Strategic Plans/Reports

    Mid-Hudson Workforce Strategy Report 2022

    Mid-Hudson Workforce Strategy Report 2022
  • 2022 Mid-Hudson Progress Report Cover
    Strategic Plans/Reports

    2022 Mid-Hudson Progress Report

  • Mid-Hudson 2021 Annual Report Book Cover
    Strategic Plans/Reports

    2021 Mid-Hudson Progress Report

  • Mid Hudson Progress Report Cover
    Strategic Plans/Reports

    2019 Mid-Hudson Progress Report

  • Mid Hudson 2018 Progress Report Cover
    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
  • Strategic Plans/Reports

    2015 Mid-Hudson Progress Report

  • Strategic Plans/Reports

    2014 Mid-Hudson Progress Report

  • Strategic Plans/Reports

    2013 Mid-Hudson Progress Report

  • Strategic Plans/Reports

    2012 Mid-Hudson Progress Report

  • Strategic Plans/Reports

    2011 Mid-Hudson Strategic Plan

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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Linda Malave, Regional Director