The Development Authority of the North Country

The Development Authority of the North Country is a New York State public authority that serves the common interests of Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence Counties by providing technical services and infrastructure, which enhance economic opportunities in the region and promote the health and well being of its communities.

As its mission states, the Development Authority is committed to environmental stewardship, fiscal integrity and partnerships. To achieve these objectives, the Development Authority works with its municipal partners through shared service solutions utilizing advanced technology and fostering municipal cooperation to achieve cost-effective services for the region.

How Can We Help You?

The Development Authority staff provides technical services and financing to businesses, municipalities, and area organizations in order to promote community development. Find out how the Development Authority can help you today.

Leveraging Our Resources to Promote the Region...


The Second Biennial Regional Economic Tracking Survey Presentation of Results can be found HERE. [READ MORE]
Read ahead Board Meeting Packet can be found HERE [READ MORE]
A new document has been posted related to the Proposed Southern Expansion at the Solid Waste Management Facility in the... [READ MORE]

News & Press Releases

Carrie Tuttle, director of engineering for the Development Authority of the North Country, has a running joke about... [READ MORE]
Please click here for more information.NYS Comptroller's Audit Report - August 4, 2015 [PDF] [READ MORE]
Business Mentor NY is a new pro bono business mentoring program to foster entrepreneurial and small businesses growth... [READ MORE]