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Bi-Weekly Development News for Warren County and the Region
Ed Bartholomew, President  |  Chuck Barton, Chairman

SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
INSIDE EDC

RESERVE NOW
Don't Miss Out: EDC Southern Adirondack Planning & Zoning Forum


EDC Warren County and the Lake Champlain-Lake George Regional Planning Board will host the 3rd Annual EDC Southern Adirondack Planning & Zoning Forum from 8:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at Fort William Henry Hotel & Conference Center. 

This year's forum which has attracted over 75 local and regional municipal officials, planning professionals and service providers with interests in zoning and planning is better than ever and will cover important and timely topics such as: Hazard Mitigation, Zoning for Solar Energy, Green Infrastructure, Low Impact Development, Gray Areas in Zoning, Outdoor Recreation Integration, Adirondack Invasives and much more. 

Seating is limited so be sure to register early. $25 Registration fee. Click here to register online or make checks payable to EDC Warren County and mail to: EDC, 234 Glen Street, Glens Falls, NY, 12801. Reservations Contact: Elaine Behlmer at 518-761-6007 x300 or by email at ebehlmer@edcwc.org. Questions? Please call EDC Warren County at 518-761-6007 x306.

A special thank you is extended to Our Sponsors:




Interested in Sponsoring?
Sponsorships and Exhibit Opportunities:
A limited number of table/booth exhibition display opportunities are available. Here are the benefits being offered for a co-sponsor fee of $500:
* Premium logo placement in promotional and event materials
* Acknowledgement from podium
* Acknowledgement on website & e-newsletters prior to event
* (1) Table-top display
* (2) Attendee Tickets

Note: EDC is a 501C3 organization; co-sponsor fee is tax deductible.

Call EDC Offices today at 518-761-6007 to become a sponsor!
WARREN COUNTY HAPPENINGS
Glens Falls, New York:  JUST, Saratoga Eagle Team Up To Bring JUST Water to Northern New York
JUST Beverages LLC and Saratoga Eagle Sales and Service Inc. has announced an agreement under which Saratoga Eagle will distribute JUST water from the Canadian Border to the Capital District of New York State.
Click here for the press release.
Read more on JUST in Fast Company.

Just Water
Official Beverage of EDC Warren County

Six Flags Parks:  New Attractions Announced For 2016
Every park in the chain will be getting something new.

Read the article in USA Today.

Concord Pools Bets Big With Viking Pool Distribution Center
Concord Pools & Spa is looking to capitalize on the fastest-growing segment of the swimming pool industry by opening a fiberglass pool distribution center in Queensbury, NY.
Read the article in the Business Review.

Flooring Business Plans Relocation
Hank Marler, owner of Hank's Quality Flooring, plans to relocate his business from 730 Upper Glen Street in Queensbury, to a larger space in downtown Glens Falls.
Read the article in the Post-Star.


Thunder Announce Ticket Pickup Party
Glens Falls, NY - The Adirondack Thunder, proud ECHL affiliate of the Calgary Flames, have announced their season ticket pickup party, to be held on Friday, September 25 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Click here for the announcement.


ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT & REGIONAL NEWS

Empire State Manufacturing Survey

The lastest September 2015 State Manufacturing Survey was released by the Federal Reserve Bank of NY indicating a slight downturn in activity.

Click here for the report.

GE Headquarters Leaving CT
Article on latest news regarding GE exiting the state of Connecticut as a result of change in corporate tax structure recently put in place by the state legislature.  Westchester, New York is reportedly in the running with Atlanta and Dallas for the new headquarters.
Read the article in the Connecticut Post.


UPCOMING EVENTS
September

September

September & October
Saturdays, 8:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.
South Street Market Pavilion, Downtown Glens Falls
For a complete listing of Farmers' Markets in the region click here.
    
Thursday, September 17- Sunday, September 20       

Monday, September 21 - Wednesday, September 23
2015 Fall Seminar
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Lake Placid, NY 

Saturday, September 26
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Nettle Meadow Farm, Thurman, NY

Sunday, September 27
Glens Falls City Park, Glens Falls, NY
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 1
Fort William Henry Hotel & Conference Center
48 Canada Street, Lake George, NY

Sunday, October 4
City Park, Glens Falls, NY
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
FitFest 5K Run/Walk at 11:00 a.m.

Saturday, October 10- Sunday, October 11
10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Gore Mountain, North Creek, NY
Free Admission

Wednesday, October 21 - Save the Date
5:30 p.m. - Experimental Media & Performing Arts Center (EMPAC)
Troy, NY
 
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