Orange County Executive Steve Neuhaus

Hudson Valley News
2:44 pm
Sat July 19, 2014

Orange County Begins Shovel-Ready Program

Credit Courtesy of Orange County Industrial Development Agency

Orange County has a new program as part of its economic development strategy.

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Hudson Valley News
10:32 am
Sat July 12, 2014

Hudson Valley County Launches Clean Energy Program

Credit Orange County Chamber of Commerce/Energize NY

A county executive in the Hudson Valley says his county is the first in New York State to adopt a certain clean energy program.

Orange County Executive Steve Neuhuas says his county is the first to launch Energize NY. He also announced during an Orange County Chamber of Commerce breakfast that a recently received grant will go toward a solar farm at the county’s 9-1-1 center.

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Hudson Valley News
2:02 pm
Sat June 21, 2014

Orange County Exec Plans Budget Cuts

Credit Tax Credits/flickr

The Orange County executive is looking at cost-cutting measures to help plug a $60 million budget gap next year.

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Hudson Valley News
2:15 pm
Fri May 2, 2014

Orange Legislature Supports Casinos

In New York, the Orange County legislature Thursday supported a resolution for the license approval and operation of casinos in its county.

The vote was 20-to-1. Republican Orange County Executive Steve Neuhaus says the overwhelming support for the resolution sends the message that the potential for gaming as an economic catalyst across the region is great. He describes the casino proposals for Orange County as coming from Class A casino companies.

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Hudson Valley News
1:18 pm
Tue April 29, 2014

Genting Unveils Resort Casino Proposal In Tuxedo

Rendering of the proposed Sterling Forest Resort
Credit Genting Americas

The operator of the Resorts World Casino New York City at Aqueduct Racetrack has taken the wraps off its proposed casino development for an Orange County town. Several area residents spoke in opposition of the proposal, but the town board has not yet taken a position.

(from video presentation) "...We would like to introduce the next chapter in this 238-acre site’s storied history – the world-class Sterling Forest Resort. Located on a remote site buffered by over two miles of forest from the Town of Tuxedo and Tuxedo Park, residents will see minimal impact from the resort…”

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Hudson Valley News
1:14 pm
Fri April 25, 2014

Newburgh Town Board Supports Casino Proposal

Rendering of Hudson Valley Casino and Resort
Credit Saratoga Casino and Raceway

A town board in Orange County is backing the concept of locating a casino minutes from the New York State Thruway. This came during a special board meeting Thursday evening to hear a presentation from the developer.

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Hudson Valley News
3:40 pm
Sat March 15, 2014

Moody's Downgrades Orange County's Bond Rating

Moody’s has downgraded the bond rating of a Hudson Valley county.

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