//Press Releases

Opportunities to Revitalize Urban Areas’ Housing to Impact Growth Planned at Pattern for Progress Forum Sept. 14

NEWBURGH — Hudson Valley Pattern For Progress is bringing together national and local housing experts at a Sept. 14 forum to outline how to increase and improve housing in the valley’s urban areas — an important component in helping revitalize communities and a goal of Pattern’s Urban Action Agenda.

“Housing in Urban Centers: What It All […]

August 8th, 2017|Categories: Housing, Press Releases, Urban Issues|

Renters face big gap in housing costs, underlining need for more affordable housing across valley

NEWBURGH — If you pay rent for housing in Columbia, Greene, Rockland, Sullivan and Westchester counties, you’re digging deeper to make that monthly payment.

If you rent in Dutchess, Orange, Putnam and Ulster counties, you’re holding on to a bit more money: The gap between your earnings and your rent decreased slightly.

This new analysis was conducted […]

July 17th, 2017|Categories: News, Press Releases|

Pattern helping aspiring and new Hispanic, Latino business entrepreneurs find resources, funding

NEWBURGH — The Hudson Valley’s fast-growing Hispanic and Latino communities are inspiring continued business growth — and Hudson Valley Pattern For Progress is helping coordinate community discussions that connect these aspiring entrepreneurs and business owners to resources and funding that can build even more success.

The effort is part of Pattern’s Urban Action Agenda, which promotes […]

July 17th, 2017|Categories: News, Press Releases|

Three executives join Pattern For Progress’ Board of Directors

NEWBURGH — A hospital president, corporate business executive and environmental lawyer are the newest members of Hudson Valley Pattern For Progress’ Board of Directors, contributing a range of insights to the nonprofit organization’s strategic direction and financial management.

The new directors are Joan Cusack-McGuirk, president & CEO of St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital in Newburgh; Aimee J. […]

July 17th, 2017|Categories: News, Press Releases|

Chris Gibson, Ex-Congressman & Retired Army Colonel, Urges Political Collaboration at Pattern for Progress Luncheon

POUGHKEEPSIE — Chris Gibson, who led thousands of troops into combat during a distinguished 24-year United States Army career and spent six years in Congress, called for bipartisan collaboration to end political disputes and advocated numerous principles of leadership during a Hudson Valley Pattern For Progress special event June 22 at the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel.

Gibson, […]

July 7th, 2017|Categories: News, Press Releases|

25 Valley Executives Graduate from Unique Pattern for Progress Training Program Advocating Regionalism & Leadership

POUGHKEEPSIE — Twenty-five executives, with newly sharpened skills that advocate regionalism to improve the Hudson Valley’s quality of life, comprise the latest class of graduates from Hudson Valley Pattern For Progress’ Fellows Leadership Program.

The program, which culminated its 10th anniversary year with its June 22 graduation, marries professional responsibilities with a mindset that urges thinking […]

July 7th, 2017|Categories: News, Press Releases|

Chris Gibson to speak at leadership luncheon

CHRIS GIBSON, FORMER CONGRESSMAN & RETIRED ARMY COLONEL,
TO SPEAK ON LEADERSHIP AT PATTERN FOR PROGRESS LUNCHEON

Address will be part of municipal/nonprofit executives’ graduation from leadership program

NEWBURGH — Chris Gibson, whose extensive career has taken him from the front lines of combat with the United States Army to Capitol Hill and then […]

June 2nd, 2017|Categories: News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|

Pattern for Progress Calls for Action to Address Acute Infrastructure Concerns, and Offers Solutions

PATTERN FOR PROGRESS CALLS FOR ACTION TO ADDRESS ACUTE INFRASTRUCTURE CONCERNS, AND OFFERS SOLUTIONS

Aging roads, bridges, water & wastewater systems require big dollars to secure future

To see the executive summary click here

To read the full report click here

A significant new Hudson Valley Pattern For Progress […]

April 20th, 2017|Categories: Infrastructure, Press Releases|

WESTCHESTER, ROCKLAND, PUTNAM COUNTY LEADERS TACKLE TOP ISSUES AT PATTERN FOR PROGRESS TALK MAY 15

 NEWBURGH — The elected leaders of three Hudson Valley counties will discuss how they push for smart growth, navigate change and address priorities from residents, New York State and Washington, D.C., when they join Hudson Valley Pattern For Progress for a panel discussion May 15 at […]

April 7th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|

New Pattern For Progress Report: Hudson Valley’s Transforming Cities and Urban Areas Are Preparing For Next Wave of Growth

With New York City becoming more expensive, valley rolls out welcome mat;
Pattern’s data-driven analysis provides broad-based yet very local look at region’s evolution

The Hudson Valley’s cities and urban areas are revitalizing on numerous fronts, setting the stage to attract a new wave of residents drawn by safer and more attractive downtowns, diverse population centers, improving […]

March 16th, 2017|Categories: Education, Housing, Infrastructure, Press Releases, Urban Issues|