Essex County Industrial Development Agency

Grow your business in the Park

Resources for Businesses Affected by COVID-19

(updated April 14, 2021)


COVID Financial Assistance

Federal, State and Regional Loans & Grants



COVID-19 Food Processing Training (Cornell)

Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Webinar Recap

April 14, 2021 at 5:30PM - Ways Your Digital Marketing Can Beat the Big Guys Webinar

May 12, 2021 at 8:30 AM - Driving Growth Through Digital Marketing Workshop



ROOST Business Marketing Toolkit


Health & Safety

Industries Reopening by Phase

Business Re-opening Lookup Tool By Region

Regional Monitoring Dashboard

Metrics To Guide NY Re-Opening

CDC Preparing Your Business & Employees

NY Forward Plan

North Country PPE Suppliers


Statewide Guidelines


Phase 1 Businesses


Phase 2 Businesses


Phase 3 Businesses


Phase 4 Businesses


Additional Business Assistance

Small Business Development Center

NYS Department of Labor

NYS Empire State Development 

Small Business Owners Guide to the CARES Act

U.S. Department of Agriculture

US Department of Commerce

National Grid




One Work Source




Our mission is to create a viable business atmosphere that will attract

compatible and diverse sustainable economic development opportunities

while focusing on major assets, retention / expansion projects, quality of life and job creation.

Essex County Industrial Development Agency
Essex County Capital Resource Corporation

P.O. Box 217 - 7566 Court Street
Elizabethtown, NY 12932

T: (518) 873-9114
F: (518) 873-2011
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Essex County IDA Brochure


“In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, religion, sex, and familial status. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs). To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 (TDD).”

Meeting Notice

Essex County IDA Board of Directors Meeting - Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 9:00 AM located at 7566 Court Street, Elizabethtown, NY