Why do we do business in the Village of Saranac Lake? Well, it's easy to say, this community cares like no other.

It's easy to understand why the Village of Saranac Lake has been recognized as one of the best places to open or grow your business. We are decidedly different as a culture of innovation and expertise where generations can come together to make this a hub. Broad community support also helps businesses thrive here.

Saranac Lake has numerous resources for new and established businesses provided by the county's small business resources and the constant communication that the Village provides to all participating parties. Through strong economic vitality programs and cooperation, we are all able to make this a community that cares like no other.


New York State and Reopening

Now is the time to pay attention to New York's phased reopening plan, known as New York Forward. Businesses need to follow the state-issued guidelines and consumers are advised to learn about expectations in-store. Visit the website to find guidelines and safety plan templates for businesses as well as metrics being used to inform the reopening plan.  Questions can be directed to the State here.

COVID-19 Small Business Resources

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Learn about SBA programs and initiatives intended to assist business owners with whatever needs they have right now - Business Support.