Department of Economic Development

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Welcome to the Ulster County Department of Economic Development

Tim Weidemann, Director 
3 Development Ct., 
Kingston, NY 12401
Phone: (845) 340-3556
Email: oed[at]co.ulster.ny[dot]us

During this COVID-19 outbreak our department is HERE for you. We are working to get vital information to our businesses as quickly as possible. For the most recent updates on resources and assistance go to the Ulster County COVID-19 Business Page: .

We are currently seeking Expressions of Interest to assist the County to redevelop a portion of the former IBM campus in the Town of Ulster, known as Enterprise West. All expressions of interest should be submitted according to the procedures outlined in the Request for Expressions of Interest (RFEI), which can be viewed or downloaded here. Responses are due on February 26, 2021.

Ulster County opens doors and helps businesses excel. Ulster County Office of Economic Development staff are available to help your businesses grow and thrive as well as to provide critical assistance to new businesses seeking to locate here. The Ulster County Office of Economic Development provides valuable business counseling and can connect you with the best sites, the right partners for funding and the right programs for businesses development.

For additional information about funding, incentives and other offerings of the Ulster County Industrial Development Agency, check out its website here. To learn about the Ulster County Economic Development Alliance click here. To learn about bonds for non-profits, check out the Ulster County Capital Resource Corporation website here.