Business Resources

TROY, NY welcomes new colleagues to our growing business community. Whether you’re interested in moving your business to Troy or starting a new business, there are people ready and willing to help you locate properties in the city, address building and zoning issues, or connect with others in your industry or your neighborhood. We’ve created links to some of the helpful resources that are available for business owners to get started.
Starting a Business

To learn more about starting a business in Troy or business opportunities contact Dylan Turek in the Economic Development office at (518) 279-7412.

Economic Development
Programs & Incentives
Rensselaer County Chamber of Commerce
Troy Business Association
Troy Industrial Development Authority (IDA)
Troy 100 Forum
Historic Troy 2020
Troy Redevelopment Foundation

Doing Business With Us

The City of Troy uses the Capital Region Purchasing Group for issuing and managing all Bids and RFPs in addition to advertising in City’s local newspaper The Troy Record. You may also find a list of Bids and RFPs on our contracts and procurement page.

If you have any questions regarding contracts and procurement, or you would like to inquire about doing business with the City of Troy, please call (518) 270-4616.
City Property For Sale

For information regarding City owned property for sale view our foreclosures list.

Property Construction and Codes

Businesses may contact the Code Enforcement office at (518)279-7180 for questions regarding permits. For questions regarding planning and zoning call (518) 279-7392.

Building Permit
Schedule of Fees
City Code & Charter

Permits & Licenses

Persons needing information on permits & licenses may contact our City Clerks office at (518)279-7134.

Electrician License
Plumbers License
Peddlers License
Vendor Permit