Grand Opening of Hand in Hand OT in Centereach

May 12, 2018

This morning we welcomed new business, Hand In Hand OT to the Middle Country Community.
In addition to traditional OT services, they even offer a class for children on tying shoe laces!!!
Best wishes and much success to our newest chamber member and its owners Noha Elfar and Courtney Deatrich!


Re-Energizing Main Street by PSE&G – Did you know????

Vacant Space Revival Program

This program helps breathe new life into local economies. Receive a discount on your electric bills for a full year when you take over a commercial space that’s been vacant for more than a year.

Most small to medium business customers can qualify, but you must apply before committing to a property lease or purchase. Landlords can apply on behalf of future tenants.


  • Incentives offered as bill credits for the first year. Starts at 100% of energy delivery charges and then adjusted each quarter over one year to standard rates as of year two.

(Net discount on total bill of approximately 40%/30%120%/10% by quarter; will vary by usage.)

  • Maximum incentive:


o Rate 280, 288:

o Rate 281,282,283,291:

$ 1,500




Main Street  Revitalization Program

We’re working with developers and community leaders to implement projects that improve local business communities. Business projects that invest capital and create jobs in underutilized business districts can receive reimbursement of up to $100,000 from PSEG Long Island.

Development corporations, property owners, developers and non-profit organizations can qualify.


  • Funding consideration will be based on documented financial need, economic impact to the community, projected project investment and benefits including, but not limited to:

o    Total project costs for new occupant

o    Jobs retained or created

o    Type of business and economic impact on community

o    Optimization of existing electric infrastructure

  • PSEG Long Island may consider in-kind incentives
  • Maximum of 50% of total project funding up to $100,000 per approved project

For full requirements and additional information on these programs:

  • Call our Business Solutions Center at 1-866-966-4818 to arrange a conversation with one of our Economic Development Specialists.
  • Review our Economic Development web page at



‘These programs are offered on pilot basis and may be suspended at the discretion of PSEG Long Island.




Multi Chamber Coop Meeting A Great Success

Monday, April 30, 2018

Cooperative Networking Meeting Hosted by the Greater Middle Country Chamber

Thank you to all that joined us on Monday night at Ragazzi Italian Kitchen & Bar in Nesconset. It was a wonderful evening of networking coupled with great food! If you have never been to Ragazzi, please give it a try. You will be glad you did!