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$2,641,750 IN CONSOLIDATED FUNDING AWARDS

December 18, 2018 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded, Latest News

December 18, 2018

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc.is pleased to announce that through our services grant funding in the amount of $2,641,750 was secured in the 2018 NYS Consolidated Funding Application – Regional Economic Development Council Initiative.

Individual Client Awards:

The Village of Lancaster was awarded $1,248,150 to address needed repairs to a portion of their sanitary sewer system.  These repairs will restore the water quality of Cayuga and Plum Bottom Creeks by eliminating wastewater overflows which occur as a result of wet weather events, which in turn improves the water quality in the Niagara River/ Lake Erie watershed.

The Village of Albion was awarded $600,000 to add disinfection facilities to the existing Water Pollution Control Plant to comply with NYSDEC disinfection requirements.  The Village will implement an ultraviolet system that will ensure that the wastewater discharge into Sandy Creek watershed will be significantly safer for the environment and the community. 

AgriAmerica was awarded $498,600 was awarded to support the purchase of equipment for a revitalized former grape juice factory in Chautauqua County, the largest grape-producing county in New York.  The project will allow the company to manufacture and store different strength juices made from locally grown grapes for distribution to multiple markets.  It will result in job growth in the fruit farming, distribution, construction, and retail sectors.

The Town/Village of East Rochester was awarded $250,000 to acquire and develop 3 acres of undeveloped land into a new park.  Linden Park will feature a lodge that can be rented (40-50 people) with ADA compliant bathrooms and accessibility, and an open pavilion that can hold 60-80 people.

The Town of Macedon was awarded $45,000 to map its Municipal Separate Sewer System (MS4), giving the Town the information needed to improve its Stormwater Management Plan.  Creating a GIS database and map to track illicit discharges and resolve water-quality impairment in a timely fashion will improve water quality.

Seymour Library Awarded $75K

August 6, 2018

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Seymour Library, located in Brockport, NY, was awarded $75,301 to renovate two existing spaces at the library, into four study rooms for tutors, small group study and those looking for a quiet space to work.

This funding was secured through the NYS Education Department – Library Construction Grant Program.

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.

$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.

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.

Village of Brockport Awarded $11K

August 24, 2017 by Heather Milone in Latest News

August 24, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of Brockport was awarded $11,000 for restoration of the Seth Thomas Clock Tower donated to the Village by the Monroe Chapter of the DAR in 1914.

This funding was secured through the Rochester Area Community Foundation.

Town/Village of East Rochester Awarded $50K

September 5, 2016 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded, Latest News

September 5, 2016

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Town/Village of East Rochester was awarded $50,000 to retrofit all interior fluorescent fixtures with LED lighting at the Rural/Metro Ambulance Building, DPW Building and Fire Department Building.

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

Town of Seneca Falls Town Court Awarded $20K

May 1, 2016

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Town of Seneca Falls Town Court was awarded $20,000 toward construction and installation of a new judge’s bench. The new Town Court will be located in the new municipal building currently under construction.

This funding was secured through the New York State Justice Court Assistance Program.

Village of Albion Awarded $50K

March 22, 2016

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of Albion was awarded $50,000 to install new playground equipment at Bullard Park. The playground will include slides, swings, decks, climbing stairs, climbing ropes, canopies, and be handicap accessible.

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