North Country Regional Economic Development Council

The North Country Regional Economic Development Council (NCREDC) is dedicated to economic development in Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Hamilton, Jefferson, Lewis, and St. Lawrence counties.
  • 2018 North Country Awards Ceremony Video Preview

    2018 North Country Awards Ceremony

  • North Country 2018 Progress Report Cover
    Strategic Plans/Reports

    North Country 2018 Progress Report

  • Strategic Plans/Reports

    2011 North Country Strategic Plan

    The NCREDC’s original strategic plan that provides a long-term roadmap to attract private investment, revitalize communi
  1000 Islands Harbor Hotel

1000 Islands Harbor Hotel

How far can a $3 million state investment go? In Clayton, NY it helped redevelop a former brownfield site into a luxury hotel helping to jumpstart the local tourism economy. In 2011, the North Country...

Downtown Revitalization Initiative

The three cities that anchor the region have embarked on planning and implementation initiatives to transform their downtowns into places where people want to live, work, and play.

2016 | City of Plattsburgh 

2017 | City of Watertown 

2018 | Village of Saranac Lake

DT Plattsburgh


Stay up to date on the NCREDC’s activities and projects

Previous Funding Awards

See the awards booklets and videos for each round

Meeting Materials

View the NCREDC’s public meeting agendas and notes

Federal Opportunity Zones

Find out more about the Federal Opportunity Zones program here:  Learn More

    Read Our Blog

    Read our blog to stay updated on NCREDC events and activities. You can follow the blog and receive an email each time we post! Just scroll to the bottom and enter your email where it says "Follow Blog Via Email."

    Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) opens May 1st 2019

    You may apply from May 1, 2019 through July 26, 2019 at 4 PM by clicking on the CFA box at the bottom, right corner of this page.

    • workers

      2019 CFA Application Manual

      A step-by-step guide on applying through the Consolidated Funding Application (CFA).

    More About the North Country Region

    Our Vision

    Our Leadership

    Our Resources

    Contact Us

    Stephen Hunt, Regional Director