Who we are
IDA created in 1970.
IDA Board has 7 members appointed by the Board of Supervisors.
IDA members are non-paid.
IDA Board meets on an as-needed basis.
NYS designates IDA's as tax-exempt.
The IDA’s mission is to create and promote economic growth and prosperity for both residents and entrepreneurs in Fulton County. The IDA’s role in Fulton County’s Economic Development Program is to develop and maintain an inventory of shovel-ready sites for new and expanding businesses, offer financial incentives, as may be required, to encourage the creation of new and retention of existing jobs and expand the County’s tax base. In doing so, the IDA strives to make Fulton County a desirable place to live and do business..
Why choose Fulton County
THE PERFECT HOME FOR YOUR BUSINESS
From state-of-the-art business and industrial parks, to classic industrial age buildings steeped in the romance of history, Fulton County has the right place for your cutting-edge business.
With shovel-ready sites and existing buildings available, Fulton County has opportunities to start or grow your business.
Our centralized location allows businesses to serve Northeast, North American and International markets.
We are also strategically situated within New York’s Tech Valley. Centered between GlobalFoundriesFab 8 semiconductor chip fabrication facility to the east, Nano Utica to the west and the Colleges of Nanoscale Science and Engineering to south, Fulton County sits in the heart of this high-tech triangle of opportunity.