Economic Development - 2018

Economic Development Committee Audio Vault

2018 Meeting Dates

  • 01/31/2018
  • 02/28/2018
  • 03/14/2018
  • 04/18/2018 (Canceled)
  • 05/09/2018
  • 05/16/2018 (Capital - 1:00 pm)
  • 05/30/2018
  • 06/13/2018 (Riverhead)
  • 07/11/2018
  • 08/29/2018
  • 09/26/2018
  • 10/17/2018 (Wednesday 1:30 pm)
  • 11/14/2018
  • 11/28/2018 (Riverhead)
  • 12/12/2018

2018 Members - William J. Lindsay III - Chair |  Susan A. Berland - Vice Chair
Kara Hahn  - Kevin J. McCaffrey - Robert Trotta

All meetings are held on Wednesdays at 2:00 PM at the Suffolk County Legislature, William H. Rogers Building, 725 Veterans Memorial Highway, Smithtown, NY unless otherwise noted above.


This Committee has jurisdiction and oversight over all programs, policies, funds, grants, and initiatives dealing with the stimulus, growth, management, revitalization, or development of the Long Island economy, as well as Suffolk County’s Downtown Revitalization Program, the Suffolk County Landbank Program and cultural affairs issues.

This Committee shall also have jurisdiction over leases and management of the Suffolk County Francis S. Gabreski Airport.

This Committee shall also have jurisdiction over local development corporations.

This Committee shall have oversight of the economic development programs and initiatives of the Department of Economic Development and Planning, including the County’s tourism promotion program.

This Committee shall also consider and vote on any appointment to a board, commission, department, agency, authority, task force, or comparable entity under the jurisdiction of this Committee.