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For Immediate Release:
August 6, 2012
Contact: Edison Alban @ DOS
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Secretary of State Cesar A. Perales and Lackawanna Mayor Geoffrey Szymanski to Announce Completion of the Nomination of the City’s First Ward Brownfields Opportunity Area (BOA) August 7th at 12:15 PM

Lackawanna, NY – On Tuesday August 7th at 12:15 PM, Secretary of State Cesar A. Perales will be joined by Mayor Geoffrey Szymanski; City of Lackawanna officials and others to announce the completion of City’s First Ward Brownfields Opportunity Area (BOA) Nomination.

The Department of State awarded the City of Lackawanna a Brownfield Opportunity Area Step Two grant to complete redevelopment plans for the First Ward in 2010. The Completion of the Brownfield Nomination Plan will give way to implementation of an economic and environmental revitalization plan that focuses on five revitalization areas within the First Ward, including Ridge Road; Steelawanna Business Park; Hamburg Turnpike; First Ward Neighborhood; and Smokes Creek Corridor/Business Park.

 

WHO: Secretary of State Cesar A. Perales

WHAT: Announcement / Tour of Brownfield Areas
WHEN: Tuesday, August 7th at 12:15 PM

WHERE: Lackawanna City Hall, 714 Ridge Road, 2nd Floor City Council
Chambers

 


 

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