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The Putnam IDA, to promote develop and assist the business community

THE MISSION of the IDA is to increase the present industrial tax base in Putnam County and help attract clean, environmentally sensitive manufacturing and industrial interests to the County.

The IDA has a wide range of incentives to offer qualified businesses and industrial or manufacturing concerns. Please contact the Putnam Industrial Development Agency directly for information about your particular business.

Learn More About Who We Are and What We Can Do to Help Your Business Succeed

The Putnam County Industrial Development Agency was formed in August 1995. Its goals are to retain the present industrial tax base and to attract appropriate new businesses.

It has the capability to offer incentives and issue tax-exempt bonds. Its members are appointed by the County Legislature.

Board Members

  • William H. Nulk – Chairman
  • Dr. Stephen J. Baranowski
  • Serena Tamanga Hawes
  • Michael Karilsson
  • Joseph Downey
  • NOTE:  The members of the Agency serve on the Governance and  Audit and Finance Committees.

Meeting Agenda & Notices

Notice of Meeting:

The Putnam County Industrial Development Agency will hold a Board meeting on Monday, July 9, 2018, at 6:00 PM, in the Putnam County Office Building, Executive Conference Room, 3rd Floor, at 40 Gleneida Avenue, Carmel, NY.

The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss the status of PARIS compliance; current and proposed projects; confirm a new Board member; and other issues pertaining to the organization of the Board.

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40 GLENEIDA AVENUE, 2nd floor
CARMEL, NY 10512

Office: (845) 808-1031

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