ORDA http://wamc.org en ORDA Slammed In State Audit http://wamc.org/post/orda-slammed-state-audit <p></p><p>The New York State comptroller has issued an audit strongly critical of the Olympic Regional Development Authority’s financial practices. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 94890 at http://wamc.org ORDA Slammed In State Audit NY Olympic Authority Faces Cash-Flow Crunch http://wamc.org/post/ny-olympic-authority-faces-cash-flow-crunch <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>A state audit has found that the public entity operating former Olympic venues in Lake Placid continues to face significant cash flow problems and has had to borrow money to make payroll. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 23:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 94480 at http://wamc.org NY Olympic Authority Faces Cash-Flow Crunch Belleayre Mountain Ski Center Head Tony Lanza Dismissed http://wamc.org/post/belleayre-mountain-ski-center-head-tony-lanza-dismissed <p><font size="2">The head of the state-owned Belleayre Mountain Ski Center has been dismissed - that decision by the DEC leaves many questions...&nbsp; Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports<br /><br /><br /> An official with the state Department of Environmental Conservation says Tony Lanza was fired - and that&#39;s all they&#39;ll say. Lanza gone from his post </font><font size="2">he&#39;s held for more than a decade </font><font size="2">at the helm of the Bellayre Ski Center.<br /> Thu, 24 May 2012 15:57:35 +0000 Dave Lucas 39685 at http://wamc.org ORDA to take over Belleayre http://wamc.org/post/orda-take-over-belleayre <div><p>&nbsp;</p>This is Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Dave Lucas<p>&nbsp;</p><p>Tuesday&#39;s state budget deal calls for the Belleayre Mountain Ski Center to be taken over by the Olympic Regional Development Authority, which also operates New York&rsquo;s Gore Mountain and Whiteface ski areas.</p><p>Officials note the shift entails maintaining Belleayre&#39;s status as a year-round tourist destination.</p> Wed, 28 Mar 2012 17:51:11 +0000 Dave Lucas 35622 at http://wamc.org