GCEDC Approved Projects

Below are the projects approved by the GCEDC and GGLDC's boards and relevant information pertaining to each project.

2018

Town Center Plaza, LLC - 1801 18 01A

Town Center Plaza, LLC is seeking to bring back a grocery story to the Village of Corfu community that has been closed for several years.  The developer is planning a reconstruction project on the approx. 20,000 sq. ft. facility.

Initial Resolution - Approved March 8, 2018

Public Hearing Notice - March 28, 2018

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution - Appproved March 29, 2018

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date:

Report to PARIS:

 

Saile Properties, LLC (L&M Specialty Fabrication) - 1801 18 02A

Initial Resolution - Approved September 1, 2016

Public Hearing Notice - September 21, 2016

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution - Approved February 1, 2018

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date:

Report to PARIS: 

 

Xylem Dewatering Solutions, Inc. - 1801 18 03A

Xylem (Godwin Pumps) expanded approx. 10 years ago and is now ready for their phase II expansion.  They are located in the Town of Batavia just south of Saile Drive along Route 98.  The 8,100 sq. ft. expansion will have a capital investment of $820,196.  The company is planning to consolidate their Rochester operatings to Batavia as well.

Initial Resolution - Approved March 29, 2018

Public Hearing Notice - April 17, 2018

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution - Approved May 3, 2018

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date:

Report to PARIS:

 

Genesee Lumber Co., Inc. - 1801 18 04A

Genesee Lumber Company will demolish an existing structure to make way to build a 7,158 sq. ft. warehouse addition to their opperation in the City of Batavia.  The new warehouse will store lumber and other building products to better service customers in Genesee County and the surrounding region.  This project will contribute to the City of Batavia's BP2 program.

Final Resolution

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date:

Report to PARIS:

 

J-Rental, Inc. - Final Resolution Approved

The company is looking to build a 60,000 sq. ft. facility at Apple Tree Acres in Bergen, NY on a 19.5-acre lot.

Initial Resolution - Approved June 7, 2018

Public Hearing Notice - June 26, 2018

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution - Approved July 12, 2018

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date:

Report to PARIS:

 

Lancor Development Corp. - Final Resolution Approved

The company is looking to build a 12,000 sq. ft. facility at the new LeRoy Food and Tech Park in LeRoy, NY.

Initial Resolution - Approved June 7, 2018

Public Hearing NoticeJune 27, 2018

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution - Approved July 12, 2018

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date:

Report to PARIS:

 

Pearl Solar, LLC & Pearl Solar II, LLC - Initial Resolutions Approved

The company is planning two community solar farm projects in the Town of Batavia.  Both projects have the same address but will have separate parcel tax map numbers.  Each project is a 2 MW solar generation system that will be interconnected with National Grid for a combined total of 4 MW.

Initial Resolutions I & II - Approved July 12, 2018

Public Hearing Notice 

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution

Agent Agreement

Project Closing Date:

Report to PARIS:

 

2017

 

HP Hood, LLC (Project Dairy) - 1801 17 01A

The company is proposing to refurbish and restart the current idle Muller Quaker Dairy processing plan in Batavia, NY.  Plans are to invest $205M in facility, processing and filling equipment, building improvements including adding new construction of a 100,000 sq. ft. refrigerated warehouse.  The company would pledge to create 230 FTE's and purchasing milk supply regionally through its network, if they complete the acquisition.  The company is completeing its due diligence prior to any purchase which includes the approval of any potential incentives. 

Initial Resolution - Approved June 12, 2017

Public Hearing Notice - June 27, 2017

Public Hearing Minutes

Final ResolutionApproved June 27, 2017

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date: June 30, 2017

Report to PARIS: Yes

 

ADVJ Realty, LLC (Coach Tony's) - 1801 07 02A

Coach Tony's, a specialty food processor of sauces, has been a long-time business operating out of a leased building in Bergen, NY.  The company is expanding and planning on constructing a 5,000 sq. ft. building on 3 acres at Apple Tree Acres Corporate Park.

Final Resolution Approved July 11, 2017

Agent Agreement

Project Clost Date: February 20, 2018

Report to PARIS: Yes

 

Freightliner & Western Star of Batavia, LLC - 1801 17 03A

The company is expanding from its current location in West Seneca, NY to a second location on State St. Rd. in the Town of Batavia, NY.  The facility includes new construction of a 40,000 sq. ft. parts warehouse and service center.  The project will be located along the NYS Thruway and next door to Genesee Valley Educational Partnership.

Initial Resolution - Approved July 14, 2016

Public Hearing Notice - July 29, 2016

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution - July 11, 2017

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date:

Report to PARIS: 

 

Genesee and Mohawk Valley Railroad Co., Inc. (GVT)- 1801 17 04A

The company build a 25,000 sq. ft. cross dock facility in 2010 and GCEDC supported the project.  GVT is looking to expand this facility due to increase in demand from local customers and is planning to add 12,160 sq. ft. for a total of 37, 160 sq. ft.

Initial Resolution - Approved March 2, 2017

Public Hearing Notice - March 28, 2017

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date: August 15, 2017

Report to PARIS: Yes

 

Ellicott Station Development, LLC - 1801 17 05A

The approx. $17.6M Ellicott Station project is the adaptive reuse of an environmentally contaminated site in downtown Batavia, NY.  The project includes the renovation of an existing 8,800 (13,000 sq.ft. includes upper floor) sq. ft. building into a locally themed restaurant and production brewhouse as well as the construction of a compbined 64,300 sq. ft. of mixed-use buildings featuring an anticipated 16,300 sq. ft. of professional office and business space and 51 modern market rate apartments.

Initial ResolutionJune 1, 2017

Public Hearing Notice - June 20, 2017

Public Hearing Mintutes

Final Resolution - August 3, 2017

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date:

Report to PARIS:

 

Yancey's Fancy, Inc. - 1801 17 06A

Yancey's Fancy will be expanding and renovating the original Kutters Cheese facility at 857 Main Rd. in Pembroke.  The project will allow the company to nearly double its natural cheese capacity at this location.  The company will expand this facility 6,000 sq. ft., thus will total 34,000 sq. ft. at 857 Main Rd. and pledge to create 15 new jobs.  

Initial Resolution - Approved December 1, 2016

Public Hearing Notice - January 4, 2017

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution - September 7, 2017

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date:

Report to PARIS:

 

Gateway GS, LLC - 1801 17 07A

The newly formed company is planning on building a 25,000-sq. ft. shell or spec building at Gateway II Corporate Park.  This will be Phase 1 of 5.  The building will be engineered as a shell so that prospective tenants, who will ultimately lease the space, will control the buildout.  This type of development is more flexible than fitting out the entire building at the on-set of construction and is more attractive to prospective tenants.  The tentants that this type of building will attract include warehouse, distribution, light manufacturing, technology and office space tenants. 

Initial Resolution - Approved August 3, 2017

Public Hearing Notice - August 30, 2017

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution - Approved September 7, 2017

Supplemental Public Hearing Notice - November 28, 2017

Supplemental Public Hearing Minutes

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date:

Report to PARIS:

 

6520 N. Lake Rd, LLC (Triple-O Mechanical) - 1801 17 08A

The company is seeking to expand their current facility (6,960 sq. ft.) in the Town of Bergen with an addition of a 7,644 sq. ft. warehouse.

Resolution - Approved October 5, 2017

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date: January 1, 2018

Report to PARIS: Yes

 

212 West Main Street, Inc. (Arby's) - 1801 17 09A

The company is planning on a complete interior and exterior renovation, along with purchasing equipment.  The total project cost is estimated at $895,000.  The project has extraordinary re-development costs associated with the property because it is located within a federally designated flood hazard area.  The project is legally allowable for benefits as it is in/or adjacent to a highly distressed cencus tract. 

Resolution - Approved October 5, 2017

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date: November 1, 2017

Report to PARIS: Yes

 

Darien Lake Holdings, LLC dba Darien Lake Theme Park Resort - 1801 17 10A

The company is planning to construct a new ride in 2018.

Initial Resolution - Approved October 5, 2017

Public Hearing Notice - October 23, 2017

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution - Approved October 26, 2017

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date: October 26, 2017

Report to PARIS: Yes

 

O-AT-KA Milk Products Cooperative, Inc. - 1801 17 11A

O-AT-KA plans to construct a 20,075-sq. ft. expansion of the current plant located at 4815 Ellicott Street in the City of Batavia to address current space restrictions that limit future growth opportunities for the business.  The company plans to invest approx. $4.3M and retain 308 jobs. 

Initial Resolution - Approved October 5, 2017

Public Hearing Notice - October 24, 2017

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution - Approved October 26, 2017

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date: March 1, 2018

Report to PARIS: Yes

 

Manning Squires Hennig - 1801 17 12A

In 2016, the company finalized their $2.2M, 9,500 sq. ft. expansion, which increased their total footprint to 14, 500 sq. ft. in the Town of Batavia and received local incentives from the GCEDC.  The company is planning Phase II and is looking to invest an additional $450,000 in construction related equipment. 

Resolution - Approved October 26, 2017

Supplemental Resolution - Approved December 7, 2017

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date: October 26, 2017

Report to PARIS: Yes

 

 

2016

 

Genesee County Chamber of Commerce - 1801 16 01A

The Genesee County Chamber of Commerce would like to purchase an existing building at 8276 Park Road in Batavia, NY for use of its offices as well as the Coutny's tourism office.  At this site, the Chamber will renovate the existing building and add a new 560 sq. ft., two-story glass structure for a Genesee County Visitors Tourism Center.  

Resolution - Approved October 1, 2015

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date: January 29, 2016

Report to PARIS: Yes

 

CLP Darien Lake, LLC - 1801 16 02A

Darien Lake is planning two projects that will enhance their tourism desitnation and enhance guest experience:

1. Six Flume Water Slide - manufactured by Proslide, this six flume water slide complex features a slide tower and six slides meandering roughly 294 feet in length from an elevation of 42 feet.  Unique to the experience, riders position themselves on a head-first facing mat ain racing format.  Riders then begin the race via instructions from an attendant supported with a unique light and timing system.  Upon the green light go, guests will plunge through dark and translucent in-braided twisting tunnels and shoot into the open multi-bump racing lanes hoping to be crowned victorious.  THe ride will be positioned near the entrance of our park adjacent to the Laxy River and Hooks Lagoon giving us the opportuinty to improve the arrival presentation and also create more patio space for our guest.

2. New roller coaster train - manufactured by Intamin Ltd., this new roller coaster train is a replacement anad upgrade for the Ride of Steel roller coaster train initially installed in 1999.  The new train can accompdate up to 32 riders per cycle.  WIth improvements in technologies, this new train will deliver a smooth and comfortable experience for the rider while reducing the requency of minor or nuisance mechanical downtime.  This means the ride will run more efficiently and service more guests per hour ensuring a better experience to all our park guests.

Economic Impact: For every $1 of public benefit, the company is investing $1,137 into the local economy.

Initial Resolution - Approved February 4, 2016

Public Hearing Notice - February 25, 2016

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution - Approved March 3, 2016

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date: March 3, 2016

Report to PARIS: Yes

 

Alpina Foods, Inc. - 1801 16 03A

Alpina is putting on a 3,200 sq. ft. addition to its existing facility to add a new bottle filling machine and package equipment in order to produce drinkable yogurt.

Final Resolution - Approved May 5, 2016

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date: May 5, 2016

Report to PARIS: Yes

 

Mega Properties - 1801 16 04A

Mega Properties provides distribution services to the United States fo Koolatron Corporation, a Canadian company.  This distribution center has been operating in Batavia, NY since 1979.  Initially, the warehouse rented space on Harvester Ave and graduation from the incubator space to purchasing 3 acres at Gateway I in Batavia and building 25,000 sq. ft.  Two years ago, the company expanded the building from 25,000 sq. ft. to 45,000 sq. ft.  The company rented out 10,000 sq. ft. to another distribution company and utilized the balance for their growth.  The company has experienced more growht and is planning on adding an additional 25,000 sq. ft. that will maximize their footprint on the 3 acre parcel.  Thus, the building will increase to 70,000 sq. ft. 

Economic Impact:  For every $1 of public benefit, the company is investing $18.00 into the local economy.

Public Hearing Notice - March 23, 2016

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution - Approved November 4, 2016

Additional Assistance Resolution - Approved December 16, 2016

Agent Agreement

Project Close Date: May 12, 2017

Report to PARIS: Yes

 

TJ Sheehan Distributing - 1801 16 05A - Project Never Closed

The comany is planning on cenverting the former Cargill facility in Alexander, NY to a refrigerated beverage distribution center. The Massachusetts based wholesaler is seeking to expand their operation from an existing facility in Syracuse to a possible location in WNY.

Initial Resolution - Approved October 27, 2016

Public Hearing Notice - November 21, 2016

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution - Approved December 1, 2016

Agent Agreement - N/A

Project Close Date: Project Never Closed

Report to PARIS: No

 

Empire Pipeline Inc. - Final Resolution Approved

Initial Resolution - Approved October 6, 2016

Public Hearing Notice - October 24, 2016

Public Hearing Minutes

Final Resolution - Approved December 1, 2016

Project Close Date: December 1, 2016

Report to PARIS: Yes

 

1366 Technologies - Project Never Closed

1366 Technologies, a manufacturer of technologies for the solar energy industry, will establish its first large commercial Direct Wafer production plant and significantly grow its workforce at the high-tech Science and Technology Advanced Manufacturing Park in Alabama, Genesee County.  Construction of the manufacturing facility will require multiple phases during which the company will create at least 1,000 new, full-time jobs of the next five+ years.

1366 Technologies develops and manufactures high performance silicon wagers, the building block of solar cells and the most expensive component of a solar panel.

1366 Technologies will build a 3GW wafer facility with a methodical phase approach, starting with a 250 MW facility. Over the course of the multi-phase project, 1366 will invest approximately $700 million becoming the largest conomic development project in the history of Genesee County.

Economic Impact: For every $1 of public benefit, the company is investing $43 into the local economy.

Initial Resolution - Approved December 17, 2015

Public Hearing Notice - January 5, 2016

Public Hearing Transcript

Final Resolution - N/A

Agent Agreement - N/A

Project Close Date: Project Never Closed

Report to PARIS: No

 

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