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Town of East Bloomfield Awarded $300K

April 24, 2018

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Town of East Bloomfield was awarded $300,000 for renovations to the Legion Building in Veterans Park.

This funding was secured through the State and Municipal Facilities Program.

Village of Holley Awarded $165K

February 1, 2018 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded, Latest News

February 1, 2018

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of Holley was awarded a Brownfield Opportunity Area Step 2 grant in the amount of $165,600.

This funding was secured through the New York State Department of State Brownfield Opportunity Areas Program.  This program provides revitalization strategies to transform blighted properties in urban areas into community assets and catalysts for neighborhood-wide revitalization.

$761,603 In Consolidated Funding Awards

December 13, 2017 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded, Latest News

December 13, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc.is pleased to announce that through our services grant funding in the amount of $761,603 was secured in the 2017 NYS Consolidated Funding Application – Regional Economic Development Council Initiative.

Individual Client Awards:

Town of Urbana was awarded a $683,603 Local Waterfront Revitalization Program Implementation Grant through the NYS Office of Parks Recreation & Historic Preservation.

Village of Lancaster was awarded $56,000 to conduct a Sewer System Evaluation Survey and create a Corrective Action Plan through the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation.

Village of Lancaster was awarded $22,000 to conduct an Extreme Weather Vulnerability Assessment to address flooding and increased snowfall through the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation.

Town of Orchard Park Awarded $500K

October 18, 2017 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded, Latest News

October 18, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Town of Orchard Park was awarded $500,000 toward construction of their new Multi-Generational Community Center. This complex will offer space and activities for children, young adults, families and seniors all under one roof.

This funding was secured through the State and Municipal Facilities Program.

$1,602,497 IN CONSOLIDATED FUNDING AWARDS

December 8, 2016 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded, Latest News

December 8, 2016

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services grant funding in the amount of $1,602,497 was secured in the Sixth Round of the NYS Consolidated Funding Application – Regional Economic Development Council Initiative.

Individual Client Awards:

Town of Somers was awarded $847,500 for Lake Shenorock Stormwater Improvement Project through the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation – WQIP.

Village of Albion was awarded $499,605 to Rebuild Bullard Park through the NYS Office of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation.

Town of Macedon was awarded $191,862 for Village Dissolution Implementation through the NYS Department of State.

Village of Lancaster was awarded $40,000 to complete an Updated Strategic Plan for the Central Business District through Empire State Development.

Explore & More Children’s Museum was awarded $23,500 for Erie Canal Programming through the NYS Council on the Arts.

Village of Albion Awarded $75K

October 11, 2016 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded, Latest News

October 11, 2016

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc.is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of Albion was awarded $75,000 to address “Zombie” and vacant properties. The goal of this project is to better inform homeowners of, and direct them to, supportive service options available in the community, while increasing capacity and developing sustainable programs to address housing vacancy and blight.

This funding was secured through the Local Initiatives Support Corporation – “Zombie” and Vacant Properties Remediation and Prevention Initiative.

Village of Spring Valley Awarded $100K

July 7, 2016

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of Spring Valley was awarded $100,000 for street re-paving in support of their Street Improvements Program.

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

Village of Lancaster Awarded $100K

March 23, 2015

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of Lancaster was awarded $100,000 to replace approximately 640 linear feet of sewer line under Brady Avenue between Cambria Street and Central Avenue.

This funding was secured through the Erie County Consortium 2015 Community Development Block Grant Program.

Explore & More Children’s Museum Awarded $1.7 Million

February 2, 2015 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded, Latest News

February 2, 2015

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services Explore & More Children’s Museum was recommended to receive $1,700,000 toward making the new 40,000 square foot Explore & More Children’s Museum planned for the Canalside area in Buffalo a reality.

This funding was secured through the New York Power Authority – WNY Power Proceeds Allocation Board.  

Town of Seneca Falls Awarded $36K

March 26, 2014

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Town of Seneca Falls was awarded $36,000 to undertake a Downtown Seneca Falls Parking Improvement Study.  This study will conduct an inventory of available parking in the core of the former Village of Seneca Falls, identify associated issues and concerns, and develop recommendations to improve safety and accessibility for tourists, residents, and workers. 

This funding was secured through the Genesee Transportation Council – Unified Planning Work Program.