Our Mission

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The St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency Civic Development Corporation (IDACDC) was established April 13, 2010 as a not-for-profit local development corporation.  Created by St. Lawrence County, the IDACDC helps to support the operations of not-for-profit corporations within the County to increase employment opportunities for the residents of the County and provide financing through low-interest loans and the issuance of tax exempt and taxable bonds to projects of not-for-profit corporations, which is essential to the continued development, construction, improvement and operation of projects by not-for-profit corporation.

It is the goal of the IDACDC to

  • Provide assistance to the numerous hospitals, colleges and other civic facilities that operate within the County through low-interest loans and the issuance by St. Lawrence County of tax exempt civic facility bonds
  • Ensure a transparent and accountable operation with responsibly-managed Corporation assets.

 (Rev 03/26/2015)

Enabling Legislation:

Certificate of Incorporation


March 28, 2017 Meeting Notice

The St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency is scheduled to meet on Tuesday, March 28th at 9:00 AM at the Ernest J. LaBaff Industrial Building, 19 Commerce Lane, Canton.  Meetings of the St. Lawrence County IDA Local Development Corporation and St. Lawrence County IDA Civic Development Corporation will immediately follow.