The West Harlem Local Development Corporation (WHLDC) signed a Community Benefits Agreement (CBA) dated May 18, 2009 with Columbia University. The CBA includes a $76million Benefits Fund that is payable over sixteen years. As of June 2012, Columbia had paid $3.5 million under the CBA to WHLDC through a Fiscal Sponsor. WHLDC is in the process of petitioning to transfer all of its assets, including its right to receive funds under the CBA, to West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) and thereafter to dissolve.  Listed below is a progress report of the activities of WHLDC.


Employment and Workforce Development




Housing & Residential Needs


WHLDC and WHDC Affairs


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