About the Cattaraugus County Industrial Development Agency

The Focus of the County of Cattaraugus Industrial Development (CCIDA)

The Cattaraugus County Industrial Development Agency (CCIDA), as a public benefit corporation was created in 1971 to retain, promote and assist private sector industrial and business development, thereby advancing job opportunities and economic welfare to the people of Cattaraugus County.  While other IDA benefits include abatement of an assortment of taxes to assist your business, this county-wide Industrial Development Agency provides a variety of services to assist in the creation and retention of employment opportunities. The CCIDA has authorization over financing options and provides technical assistance to developers, industries, and other economic development organizations.

MISSION STATEMENT: The purpose of the CCIDA is to retain, promote, attract and develop job and business opportunities and economically sound commerce and industry in cities, towns and villages in Cattaraugus County. The CCIDA strives to assist and promote growing industry in Cattaraugus County by helping business to be competitive and profitable by offering:

    • Financial Assistance, Business Incentives, Tax Exemptions, Bonds
    • Improved Utilization & Development of Local Infrastructure
    • Creation of Investment, Employment & Wealth in the Community
    • Recruitment of New Business

The County of Cattaraugus Industrial Development Agency welcomes you to its official Web site. Here you will find a variety of business assistance resources from financing programs to local information.