Welcome to St. Lawrence County!!

The St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency is a public benefit corporation created under New York State General Municipal Law, Title 2, Section 914. Its mission is to promote, encourage, attract and develop job opportunities and economically sound commerce and industry in St. Lawrence County.

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The St. Lawrence County IDA can assist you in aligning and accessing the financing, technical and informational resources needed for your business start up or expansion program. We'll work on your behalf with other local, regional, state and federal stakeholders to provide packages and incentives, and keep you informed of the multitude of resources at your disposal.

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Hours: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday

This institution is an equal opportunity provider, and employer.
To file a complaint of discrimination, write:
USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Washington DC 20250-9410,
or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 (TDD).

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May 17, 2019 Meeting Notice

The St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency is scheduled to meet on Friday, May 17, 2019 at 8:30 AM at the Ernest J. LaBaff Industrial Building, 19 Commerce Lane, Canton.  Meetings of the St. Lawrence County IDA - Local Development Corporation, St. Lawrence County IDA - Civic Development Corporation and St. Lawrence County Property Development Corporation will immediately follow.  

May 7, 2019 Expand to US Workshop

This full-day event will introduce Canadian companies to expansion opportunities in St. Lawrence County.  If you company is considering a business expansion into the United States, you are strongly encouraged to register for this limited time informational session.  Click Here to see the agenda and then Click Here to register for the event.   


Public Hearing for Community Preservation Partners

The St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency has scheduled a public hearing for Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 1:00 PM EST at the Potsdam Village Offices, 2 Park Street, Potsdam for Community Preservation Partners (Lawrence Avenue Project).  Click Here for more details.   

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