Dutchess County Local Development Corporation

Dutchess County Local Development Corporation (DCLDC) is a not-for-profit corporation created by Dutchess County Government under the New York Not-For-Profit Corporation Law 2010 to promote economic development and job creation in Dutchess County.

DCLDC induces companies to invest capital in projects that create jobs and increase the county’s tax base, thereby improving the quality of life for Dutchess County residents.

Eligible businesses can benefit from the following DCLDC benefits:

  • Tax or tax-exempt bond financing
  • Lower interest rate than conventional financing
  • Mortgage tax exemption
Mission Statement: The mission of the Dutchess County Local Development Corporation is to reduce underemployment and increase employment; provide assistance and financial incentives for the formation, retention, expansion, and attraction of not for profit and for profit business to improve the economic vitality of the County.


2022 Meeting Schedule

(Monthly – 8:00 a.m. (Every Second Wednesday)

 3 Neptune Road, Suite A21, Poughkeepsie, NY  12601

Tel. # – (845) 463-5400 / Fax # – (845) 463-0100

January 12

February 16 (3rd Wed.)

March 4 (Finance & Audit)

March 9

April 8 (Special)

April 20 (3rd Wed.)

May 11 (No Meeting)

June 8 (No Meeting)

July 13

August (No Meeting)

September 21 (3rd Wed.)

September 30 (Finance & Audit)

October 19 (3rd Wed.)

November 9 (No Meeting)

December 14

Public Hearing

LDC Videoconference-Public Hearing Notice

Last Updated on Monday, November 21, 2022


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