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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.

Village of Holley Awarded $1.2 Million

October 26, 2017 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded, Latest News

October 26, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of Holley was awarded a $1,254,000 Water Grant to replace 9,050 linear feet of water main along with fire hydrants, valves, water service transfers and Supervisory Control & Data Acquisition System.

This funding was secured through the NYS EFC Water Infrastructure Improvement Act (WAII) – Drinking Water Program.

Village of Lancaster Awarded $200K

January 26, 2017 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded, Latest News

January 26, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of Lancaster was awarded $200,000 in support of the BOCES Foundation Deconstruction Project, part of the revitalization of the downtown historic and central business district.

This funding was secured through NYS Empire State Development – Restore NY Program.

Town of Whitestown Awarded $1.3 Million

January 16, 2017 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded, Latest News

January 16, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Town of Whitestown was awarded $1,330,000 for repair of the Utica Street Bridge over Oriskany Creek.

This funding was secured through the NYS Department of Transportation BRIDGE NY Program.

Town of Macedon Awarded $50K

December 21, 2016 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded, Latest News

December 21, 2016

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Town of Macedon was awarded a $50,000 Citizens Re-Organization Empowerment Grant.

This funding was secured through the NYS Department of State.

$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 Spring Valley Awarded $50,000

February 16, 2016 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded, Latest News

February 16, 2016

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of Spring Valley was awarded $50,000 in RESTORE funds for Residential Emergency Home Repairs for the Elderly.

This funding was secured through the NYS Office of Community Renewal – Housing Trust Fund Corporation.

$1,148,237 in Consolidated Funding Awards

December 17, 2015 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded, Latest News

December 17, 2015

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services grant funding in the amount of $1,148,237 was secured in the NYS Consolidated Funding Application – Regional Economic Development Council Initiative.

Client Awards:

Town of Urbana was awarded $410,000 for Phase I Redevelopment of Champlin Beach through Empire State Development.

Town of Somerset was awarded a $225,000 Local Government Efficiency Grant through the NYS Department of State.

Buffalo Religious Arts Center was awarded $202,237 for Historic Preservation of Former Church Building through the NYS Office of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation.

Village of Lancaster was awarded $100,000 for a Sanitary Sewer Overflow Engineering Study through the DEC/EFC Wastewater Infrastructure Engineering Planning Grant Program.

Village of Sloan was awarded $100,000 for a Sanitary Sewer Overflow Engineering Study through the DEC/EFC Wastewater Infrastructure Engineering Planning Grant Program.

Village of Brockport was awarded $75,000 for Phase I of the Brockport Rowing and Canal Development Project through the NYS Canal Corporation

Orleans County was awarded a $36,000 Local Government Efficiency Grant through the NYS Department of State.

 

Cities of Albany, Schenectady and Troy Awarded $1 Million

June 23, 2015

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Cities of Albany, Schenectady and Troy were awarded $1,000,000 in support of their Breathing Lights project.  This project will focus on urban blight by illuminating 500 available homes in the three cities for two months at the end of 2016.  Utilizing green lighting mechanisms the light’s intensity and pace will create a breathing effect and bring attention to buildings that once housed families in vibrant neighborhoods.  The Project will culminate in a regional summit addressing the issue of building vacancy.

This funding was secured through the Bloomberg Philanthropies.