North Country Regional Economic Development Council http://wamc.org en North Country Reaction To Regional Council Funding Awards http://wamc.org/post/north-country-reaction-regional-council-funding-awards <p></p><p></p><p>In New York’s third round of awards to the Regional Economic Development Councils, the North Country was named a Top Performer Awardee and received the fifth highest level of funding. Thu, 12 Dec 2013 19:01:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 79716 at http://wamc.org North Country Reaction To Regional Council Funding Awards Draft North Country Development Plan Released http://wamc.org/post/draft-north-country-development-plan-released <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">An economic development plan based on sustainability, smart growth and environmental stewardship for the Adirondacks and seven-county northern tier of New York was presented to stakeholders this week.</span></p><p><br>The draft North Country Regional Sustainability Plan’s major goals include generating and exporting renewable energy from the northern tier, energy efficiency improvements, development of alternative heating fuels from within the region, sustainable use of natural resources to enhance jobs and business development and environmental stewardship. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 17:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 56518 at http://wamc.org Draft North Country Development Plan Released