Olympic Regional Development Authority

New York News
6:30 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

Lake Placid To Hold Bluegrass Festival

Credit Olympic Regional Development Authority

Later this month, Lake Placid will be the site of an 11-hour, multi-performer bluegrass festival. It’s the first time that Lake Placid, which has hosted two Olympics, has showcased performers in that style of music.

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New York News
6:30 pm
Fri October 10, 2014

First Snow Of Season Falls On Whiteface Mountain

First snow of 2014 season falls at Whiteface on October 9th.
Credit Olympic Regional Development Authority

The first snow of the season has fallen in the Adirondacks, where Whiteface Mountain has received a dusting.

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New York News
12:30 pm
Tue July 15, 2014

ORDA Slammed In State Audit

Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

The New York State comptroller has issued an audit strongly critical of the Olympic Regional Development Authority’s financial practices.

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New York News
7:45 pm
Wed July 9, 2014

NY Olympic Authority Faces Cash-Flow Crunch

Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

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.

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Hudson Valley News
8:01 am
Thu March 28, 2013

Comptroller to conduct full audit of ORDA, including Belleayre

Credit Joseph Spector - Politics on the Hudson

ALBANY – Saying “financial issues persist,” State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said Wednesday that his office will conduct a full financial audit of the Olympic Regional Development Authority, especially in light of the agency taking over the Catskills-based Belleayre Mountain Ski Center.

DiNapoli said his office will examine selected financial management practices related to payroll, procurement and other areas.

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