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...


A new document has been posted related to the Proposed Southern Expansion at the Solid Waste Management Facility in the... [READ MORE]
The Development Authority is presenting a seminar, "Government Assistance for Exporters," on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at... [READ MORE]
Development Authority of the North Country Solid Waste Management Facility Timber Sale Prospectus The Development... [READ MORE]

News & Press Releases

WATERTOWN — Before responding to blazes, firefighting crews will be able to use mobile devices to pinpoint the location... [READ MORE]
The Board Meeting Read-Ahead Package for the upcoming Board of Directors Meeting being held on Thursday, June 25, 2015... [READ MORE]
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Export-Import bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) has joined forces with the Development... [READ MORE]