April 24, 2017
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced more than $520 million in energy efficient upgrades across the City University of New York system. Coinciding with Earth Week, the energy-saving measures will reduce environmental impacts and operating costs while helping CUNY reach the Governor’s statewide energy goals to build a clean energy future for all of New York State.
March 24, 2017
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the construction of a new, $21 million, 256-bed residence hall at SUNY College at Brockport. Under the design-build method, both design and construction services are provided through a single contract to help expedite projects and provide savings. The project is financed through DASNY’s SUNY Dormitory Facilities Program and is being built by DASNY. Ground is expected to break in May 2017 and the project is scheduled for completion in summer 2018.
February 08, 2017
DASNY President & CEO Gerrard P. Bushell announced today the selection of J.P. West, Inc., a minority- and woman-owned insurance firm, as DASNY’s broker of record for its Commercial General and Excess Liability insurance program. This is the first time that a minority and/or women-owned business enterprise (MWBE) has been selected to act as the broker of record for General Liability insurance for DASNY, one of the nation’s largest issuers of low-cost, tax-exempt bonds and one of its biggest public builders.
February 02, 2017
DASNY, in consultation with the New York State Department of Health, selected the Primary Care Development Corporation to administer the fund. Borrowers will be chosen by PCDC through an application process that is approved by DASNY and NYSDOH. The funds will be used to provide loans for projects at eligible facilities. Eligible projects may include construction, renovation, expansion and upgrading costs. The funds may also be used for credit enhancement and loan and debt service reserves to allow a facility to stimulate greater private sector investment.
January 26, 2017
Gerrard P. Bushell, President and CEO of DASNY, announced today DASNY is offering a surety bond training program for Minority- and/or Women-Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) firms to help them expand their capacities and grow into prime contractors.
December 12, 2016
The Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery (GOSR) today announced the start of a construction project that will better enable the Town of Rotterdam’s Fire District #1 to respond to severe storm-related emergencies, while providing ample space for residents to seek emergency medical services and to collect and store necessary supplies and equipment.
December 08, 2016
Gerrard P. Bushell, President and CEO of DASNY, announced today Albany Public Library will save approximately $4 million over the next 20 years as a result of DASNY’s refunding of approximately $23 million of the Library’s bonds. At least a portion of the $200,000 in annual debt service payment savings will be returned to taxpayers.
November 18, 2016
State and local officials joined with the Little Flower Union Free School District and their honored guests, to celebrate the ground breaking for the first phase of the school district’s Capital Project.
November 17, 2016
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the grand opening of the $24.4 million Ebenezer Square apartments in West Seneca, Erie County. The mixed-use development replaces a long vacant and blighted big box store and offers 25 affordable apartments integrated with a 75-unit licensed residential program serving individuals with behavioral health concerns.
November 04, 2016
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the expansion of addiction treatment and prevention services on Long Island with the groundbreaking of a $4.6 million community residence center in Brentwood, Suffolk County and New York's first bilingual adolescent substance use disorder clubhouse now open in Freeport, Nassau County.