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Candidates Meet and Greet An Important Exercise In Democracy

The Putnam County Chambers of Commerce recently presented the 3rd annual Candidates Meet & Greet at Villa Barone Hilltop Manor in Mahopac, with over 70 members of Putnam’s business and political communities at the September 30 event. They came to […]

Women’s Leadership Alliance To Spotlight And Support Female Business Owners

Women’s Leadership Alliance To Spotlight And Support Female Business Owners   In an era where ideas and concepts must be developed more quickly than ever before to remain competitive, Putnam County business leaders have begun an ambitious collaboration to facilitate […]

Putnam Moves

“Putnam Moves” To Get A Rebranding, New Logo   As our county reinvents itself for a new, robust economic future, the new public transportation system called “Putnam Moves” is about to get a major redesign.   Four key tenets of the […]

Review of 2013

953 South Lake Blvd, Mahopac, NY 10541 Phone: 845 228-8595, e-mail: info@putnamchamberny.org   Review of 2013   As we look forward to the New Year of 2014, the Putnam County Chambers of Commerce can take pride and satisfaction with our […]

CFA Awards Bring Putnam Optimism But Also A Challenge

CFA Awards Bring Putnam Optimism But Also A Challenge           The annual round of CFA (consolidated funding applications) awards are in and the Mid-Hudson Region received $59.6 million for 87 projects, far behind some regions but still a hefty amount […]

Putnam County Housing Market Improves Over Past 12 Months

Putnam County Housing Market Improves Over Past 12 Months           Data from the Hudson Gateway MLS indicates the Putnam County housing market is holding its own compared to our neighbors.  Compared to 2012, Putnam saw a 22% percentage increase in […]

Putnam County Small Businesses Have Earned Our Support 365 Days Each Year

Putnam County Small Businesses Have Earned Our Support 365 Days Each Year   Small Business Saturday is in the news lately, nestled in between Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  Is it just another sales gimmick designed to separate people from […]

The Putnam County Transportation Advisory Council – Increasing Mobility For All

The Putnam County Transportation Task Force recently released its findings which, if adopted, promise to help improve our county’s mobility index and get more people on mass transit, thus connecting all of our towns via a more durable thread.  Plans […]

Leveraging Economic Rewards On Our Bike Paths

The many miles of converted “rail trails” which traverse our county provide a great way to enjoy nature, get our exercise and spend quality time with family and friends.   However, we would do well to also remember that those trails […]

Reflections On The Presidential Inauguration

  It seems, based on observation of friends and colleagues that  the 57th Presidential Inauguration  was either a time of great hope and optimism or one of apprehension and despair. One thing  is for certain – it was a historic […]