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...


There is an upcoming Board of Directors Meeting scheduled for Thursday, October 23, 2014. [READ MORE]
The Development Authority of the North Country (Authority) is listing used vehicles for sale on an auction site open to... [READ MORE]
Governor Andrew Cuomo, along with the New York Power Authority, Development Authority of the North Country, Empire... [READ MORE]

News & Press Releases

The read-ahead packages for the upcoming Board of Directors Meeting, to be held on Thursday, October 23, 2014, are now... [READ MORE]
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the establishment of the North Country Economic Development Fund to provide... [READ MORE]
The North Country will get a new one million dollar revolving loan fund to seed agricultural businesses. Empire State... [READ MORE]