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Town of Tonawanda Awarded $100K

May 12, 2021

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Town of Tonawanda was awarded a $100,000 Engineering Planning Grant. They will conduct a Sanitary Sewer Evaluation Survey within a project area that will be the focus of future rehabilitation.

This funding was secured through the NYS DEC – Environmental Facilities Corporation.

Town of Somers Awarded $35K

April 30, 2021 by Heather Milone in Latest News

April 30, 2021

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Town of Somers was awarded a $35,000 Urban and Community Forestry Grant to conduct a Tree Inventory and develop a Management Plan.

This funding was secured through the NY State Department of Environmental Conservation.

Town of Orchard Park Awarded $33K

April 30, 2021 by Heather Milone in Latest News

April 30, 2021

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Town of Orchard Park was awarded a $33,038 Urban and Community Forestry Grant to conduct a Tree Inventory and develop a Management Plan.

This funding was secured through the NY State Department of Environmental Conservation.

Village of Albion Awarded $338,192

March 11, 2021

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of Albion was awarded a $388,192 Main Street Grant. Ten properties containing both commercial and residential units in the Village’s North Main-Bank Street Historic District will be assisted.

This funding was secured through the NY State Office of Community Renewal.

Acacia Park Awarded $3K

January 26, 2021 by Heather Milone in Latest News

January 26, 2021

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services Acacia Park was awarded a $3,676 Technical Assistance Grant (TAG) to evaluate the condition of the stone entryway and Acacia Cemetery office building designed by E.B. Green.

This funding was secured through the Preservation League of New York State.

Village of Depew Awarded $164K

January 7, 2021

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of Depew was awarded $164,980 for improvements to West Dawson Park Playground.

This funding was secured through the Erie County Community Development Block Grant Program.

Village of East Rochester Awarded $600

August 4, 2020 by Heather Milone in Latest News

August 4, 2020

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of East Rochester was awarded $600 to purchase two laptop computers for the Youth Activity Center to meet the distance learning needs of the community during the Covid-19 crises.

This funding was secured through the United Way of Greater Rochester and Rochester Community Foundation – Community Crisis Fund. 

Bread of Life Outreach Center Awarded $23K

July 1, 2020 by Heather Milone in Latest News

July 1, 2020

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Bread of Life Outreach Center (BOLO) was awarded $23,908 to make needed updates to the community kitchen. This grant will allow BOLO to expand its services to provide meals, cooking instruction, fund raisers, and day services with hot lunch for memory impaired individuals.

This funding was secured through FeedMore WNY.

Village of East Rochester Awarded $3K

July 1, 2020 by Heather Milone in Latest News

July 1, 2020

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of East Rochester was awarded $3,663.10 toward the purchase of a walk-in cooler to support the increased food distribution needed by the community due to the Covid-19 crises.

This funding was secured through the United Way of Greater Rochester and Rochester Community Foundation – Community Crisis Fund. 

Cattaraugus-Little Valley CSD Awarded $3,000

May 15, 2020 by Heather Milone in Latest News

May 15, 2020

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc.is pleased to announce that through our services the Cattaraugus-Little Valley CSD was awarded $3,000 in support of the 2020 Reading Buddy Book Boxes outreach program for emergent first graders. Students will each receive customized book boxes with appropriate-level reading texts, enrichment activities for independent and family-supported learning, “reading buddy” stuffed animals, and a personal message to the student.  This program was developed to neutralize the documented summer reading loss between Kindergarten and First grade.

This funding was secured through the Dollar General Youth Literacy Program.