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An image of the massive scoreboard in 1980 Herb Brooks Arena of the Olympic Center being lowered with a U.S. Flag illuminated on one side and I Love NY symbols on the corners, plus the words Lake Placid Olympic Center lit just above it.
Image from behind a person with a dark stocking hat waving a U.S. flag during the opening ceremonies of the 2024 FISU Winter Games inside the Olympic Center with bright lights in the foreground.
A mother and daughter admire the view on a sunny fall day from the top of the Ski Jump platform with mountains in the background.
Olympic Authority staff at Mids Park in Lake Placid with Mirror Lake in the background and a Team USA word display in the foreground.

As host to international and national championships, the Authority has brought millions of athletes and spectators to the regions it serves. ORDA has seen unparalleled assistance and support of its operation from both Albany and the State of New York.

The New York Olympic Regional Development Authority continues to be a primary economic engine for the North Country. It drives employment, tourism, events, sports competitions and sports training. ORDA’s economic impact on the region is immeasurable.
- Jim McKenna President/CEO ROOST Lake Placid