The Town of Cortlandt is where
life works at home, work and play…

And it is prime for investment!

Commercial space is often available with twice the space for half the cost.
Access to a highly educated and diverse workforce of all ages.
Committed to aiding investors and entrepreneurs through streamlined approval processes.
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About The
Town Of Cortlandt

Geographically, to the north of Cortlandt is Putnam County, to the South are the towns of New Castle and Ossining, to the west is the Hudson River, and to the east the Town of Yorktown. The town completely surrounds the City of Peekskill, which is a burgeoning artist, media and entertainment hub, and offers easy access to West Point Military Academy via the Bear Mountain Bridge. (See map on right.)

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Four Strategic Areas
For Growth




Medical Oriented


Boulevard Area


Sustainability District

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Cortlandt Fast Facts

Over 29 Years

on average town property taxes

annual $
surplus/no deficit

preserved and added 3,000 acres of open spaces

in town investments & capital projects

balanced budget

tripled town reserve/savings

Master’s, doctorate or
professional school degree 27,300

Bachelor’s Degree 30,820

Associates Degree 4,684

Some College 21,327

High school or GED 30,621


(10 mile radius)

Total people: 121,184

2 Train Stations



Population: 42,000

40 Square Miles
Over 40 recreational sites
15 miles of riverfront

Total consumer spending
(10 mile radius): almost

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    The Town Board

    The Town Council, also known as the Town Board is comprised of four council members, who are elected for a four-year term, and the Supervisor, a full-time position, who is elected for a two-year term.

    (Left to Right): Francis X. Farrell, Debra A. Costello, Town Supervisor Linda Puglisi, Richard H. Becker and James F. Creighton

    For more information on how the Town of Cortlandt can help bring your business and investment here contact: George Oros, Town of Cortlandt Economic Development Coordinator at or call (914) 522.6774