Since the completion of the Step 1 Pre-Nomination study the town in partnership with other agencies, has completed their Waterfront Land Use Plan Update
, Waterfront Corridor Landscaping Plan
, Comprehensive Plan Update
and progressed redevelopment of the former Polymer Applications property and the North Youngmann Commerce Center
. We have secured $275,400 in funding from the NY State Department of State for this work.
We are currently working on the Step 2 Nomination Phase. The primary community revitalization objectives to be achieved by this project include: Retention and attraction of business, the redevelopment of vacant or underutilized properties, rehabilitation of contaminated sites and the enhancement of the waterfront region. Primary issues and or problems to be addressed by this project include multiple brownfield sites and building a consensus on future uses for the proposed BOA. Targeted completion of this phase is December 2016. The work will include:
Task 3.1: Community Participation Summary – Consultant shall assist Town
Task 3.2: Techniques to Enlist Partners
Task 4.1: Description of the Project and Boundary (to be presented as Section 1)
Task 4.2: Community Participation and Techniques to Enlist Partners (to be presented as Section 2)
Task 4.3: Analysis of the Proposed BOA (to be presented as Section 3)
Task 4.4: Review of Strategic Brownfield Sites
Task 5.1: Draft Revitalization Plan and Executive Summary
Task 5.2: Draft Revitalization Plan and Executive Summary
Task 5.3: Interagency/Partner Engagement
Task 6.1: Preparation of Final Revitalization Plan
Task 6.2: Application for Project Advancement
Task 7.1: Environmental Assessment Form
Task 7.2: Lead Agency
Task 7.3: Determine Significance
Task 7.4: Scoping Session
Task 8.1 MWBE Quarterly Reports
Task 8.2 Project Status Reports
Task 8.3: Final Project Summary Report
Task 8.4: Progress Report on Actions Taken to Advance Redevelopment and Revitalization
Task 8.5 Revitalization Strategy Report.
The town again has teamed with LaBella Associates, P.C.
for the Step 2 Nomination Study.
Visit the project website
for additional information.