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Westchester County Open For Business Says Coalition For Business Development

FILE -- "Open" sign in front of a store (AP Photo/Mary Ann Chastain)

FILE — “Open” sign in front of a store (AP Photo/Mary Ann Chastain)

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WHITE PLAINS, NY (WCBS 880) – Westchester really does believes the children are tomorrow and when it comes to attracting and keeping businesses in Westchester, The Westchester Coalition For Business Development has a plan.

Business Council of Westchester president and CEO Dr. Marsha Gordon says their plan is simple. Focus on the youth, get lawmakers to work with them and advertise that the county is open for business.

LISTEN: WCBS 880’S Catherine Cioffi reports

“By creating an environment that’s attractive for young people to grow their careers and their personal lives,” said Gordon.

Gordon says it’s essential to keep young people from leaving Westchester County and New York state.