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Pattern for Progress to Host Across the Aisle Event Featuring Bipartisan Panel of Young Elected Officials

Pattern for Progress is bringing back its popular Across the Aisle event on July 10, but this year there’s a new twist. Instead of the usual conversation between one Democratic and one Republican Congressman, this year’s event will include a panel discussion, featuring members of the “next generation” of elected leadership in the Hudson Valley.

“While […]

June 19th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|

2017-18 Class of Pattern Fellows Graduates from Regional Leadership Program

Newburgh – A non-profit housing advocate from Poughkeepsie. An economic development specialist from Kingston. A land use attorney from Westchester. These were just three of the diverse backgrounds of the 16 members of the 2017-18 Pattern Fellows class that graduated on June 11 at SUNY Orange in Newburgh.

Now in its 11th year, the Pattern Fellows […]

June 14th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|

Housing Costs Remain Out of Reach for Many Hudson Valley Renters

Newburgh – For years, Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress and its Center for Housing Solutions have been analyzing rental housing and wage data and publicizing information about key trends to assist communities, developers, builders and non-profit agencies plan and construct affordable housing in the Hudson Valley region. The National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) released […]

June 14th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|

Pattern Provides Research and Analysis for Business Council of Westchester’s New Data Exchange Program

On May 8, the Business Council of Westchester officially unveiled the new Data Exchange Portal with research provided by Pattern for Progress. This initiative aims to give businesses, investors, civic groups, governments, and residents in the county access to the most relevant and up to date information about Westchester’s demographics, business climate, housing, education, and […]

May 17th, 2018|Categories: Current Issues & Research Agenda, Press Releases, Urban Issues|

County Execs of Westchester, Rockland and Putnam Meet at Pattern’s Annual County Leaders Event

Westchester’s new County Executive George Latimer made his Pattern debut Monday as he joined Rockland County Executive Ed Day and Putnam County Executive Mary Ellen Odell for Pattern’s annual Southern County Leaders event, held in Putnam County for the first time this year.

Moderated by Pattern’s President & CEO Jonathan Drapkin, the three county executives discussed […]

May 2nd, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|

Region’s Urban Centers Get New Data Tool as Pattern Releases UPDATED Community Profiles of 25 Cities and Villages Across the Hudson Valley

Newburgh – Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress has released a new set of “Community Profiles” of the region’s urban areas, offering informative and easy-to-read snapshots of 25 cities and villages throughout the Hudson Valley.

Covering a range of communities, from larger cities like Yonkers, Kingston, and Poughkeepsie, to smaller villages like Nyack, Monticello, and Highland […]

Pattern Shines the Spotlight on the Impact of Film Tax Credit in Ulster County

NEWBURGH — Pattern for Progress has released a new report about the growing film industry in the Hudson Valley and the impact an expanded state tax credit program for filming will have on the region. The study includes a set of several recommendations for how Ulster County, which commissioned the report, can take advantage of […]

January 16th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases, Uncategorized|

NFL Great Boomer Esiason to be Featured Guest at Pattern’s Annual Reception; Ulster County Executive Mike Hein, Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther & Stewart Airport’s Ed Harrison to be Honored

NEWBURGH — Boomer Esiason, the former NFL star quarterback and successful sports radio host, will be the featured guest at Pattern for Progress’ Annual Reception, to be held on Wednesday, November 8 at Anthony’s Pier 9 in New Windsor. Esiason, who enjoyed a 14-year career in the NFL as a quarterback for the Bengals, Jets, […]

October 2nd, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|

Speakers Wow Crowd at Pattern’s Annual Housing Forum; Strategies for Affordable Housing Discussed

NEWBURGH — On Thursday, September 14, roughly 150 attendees at Pattern for Progress’ Annual Housing Forum had a chance to hear from some of the leading voices in the field of affordable housing and community development.

Jonathan Rose, the President of the Jonathan Rose Companies and author of “The Well-Tempered City,” kicked off the morning with […]

September 18th, 2017|Categories: Housing, Press Releases, Urban Issues|

Pattern to Tackle Housing Issues in Urban Centers at Forum on Sept. 14; RUPCO’s Kevin O’Connor to be Honored

NEWBURGH — The Hudson Valley’s urban centers face a range of challenges. Some are seeing a wave of new housing development that is creating new housing units but driving up rents and displacing long-time residents. Others are still struggling to overcome the legacy of years of blight and disinvestment and find new uses for vacant […]

August 30th, 2017|Categories: Housing, Land Use & SEQRA, Press Releases, Urban Issues|