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LEGISLATURE RENEWS COMMITMENT TO FALLS

LOCKPORT—Niagara County lawmakers reaffirmed their support for protecting the Niagara Falls
Air Reserve Station from federal budget cutters, providing a $40,000 fund allocation to fund
efforts to protect the base.
Monday, February 27, 2012/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1121)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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LEGISLATURE LAYS OUT 2012 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PLAN

LOCKPORT—Niagara County lawmakers gained insights into the Niagara County Center for Economic
Development’s 2012 economic development strategies Tuesday night in Lockport, as the county’s two
top economic development officials laid out a bold strategy for the county and its largest city.
Tuesday, February 21, 2012/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1105)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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COUNTY LEADERS BACK CUOMO POSITION ON PENSION REFORM

LOCKPORT—Two of Niagara County’s top officials weighed in on an ongoing dispute between New York
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli over Cuomo’s pension reform proposals,
placing county government squarely behind Cuomo’s vision.
Friday, February 17, 2012/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1216)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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COUNTY’S EMPHASIS ON ENVIRONMENT PRODUCES ANOTHER WIN

CAMBRIA—Niagara County officials are continuing their full-court press to rehabilitate brownfield sites in
every corner of the county after receiving a pair of grants from National Grid Tuesday.
Wednesday, February 15, 2012/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2228)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Cancer Services of Niagara County to offer FREE Colorectal Cancer Risk Assessments

Colorectal cancer is the second leading cancer killer - but it doesn’t have to be! If everyone aged fifty years or older had regular screening tests, at least sixty percent of deaths from this cancer could be avoided.
Wednesday, February 15, 2012/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (1037)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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BARKER CHEMICAL REMEDIATION GETS $25K BOOST

BARKER—An abandoned site that once housed a herbicide manufacturer and required extensive
environmental remediation more than a decade ago may be able to return to the active rolls if new
studies find the clean-up was successful, town of Somerset and Niagara County officials announced
today.
Monday, February 13, 2012/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (939)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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LEGISLATORS HAIL COUNTY’S BOLD ECONOMIC AGENDA

LOCKPORT—Niagara County lawmakers received the first segment of a two-part annual briefing
on the state of the county’s economy and economic development efforts from the men tasked
with leading the herculean effort to keep Niagara County’s economy growing against the
backdrop of a weak national economy Tuesday night.
Tuesday, February 07, 2012/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2226)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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LOCAL LEADERS BRIEFED ON GOVERNOR’S SPENDING PLAN

LOCKPORT—Top government officials from Niagara County, Lockport, and surrounding
communities were on-hand Wednesday at Lockport City Hall to receive a briefing on Gov.
Andrew M. Cuomo’s 2012-2013 executive budget from one of the state’s top economic
development officials.
Tuesday, February 07, 2012/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2187)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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STATE DESIGNATES CAMBRIA TECHNOLOGY PARK ‘SHOVEL READY’

CAMBRIA—Top leaders from Western New York were on-hand in Cambria this morning to announce that
New York state had designated a new high-tech business park in Cambria “shovel ready”—making the
site one of the first in the state to be declared ready for nearly-instant development.
Thursday, February 02, 2012/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (2419)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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NEW 152-ACRE SITE AMONG FIRST PRE-QUALIFIED FOR PLANT

CAMBRIA—Top leaders from Niagara County and New York state will be on hand 9
a.m. Thursday morning as a new high-tech industrial park sited in the Town of Cambria
receives New York state’s new “Shovel Ready Certification” from Empire State
Development Corp. officials—meaning that new companies can break ground at the site
without the red tape often associated with new construction projects.
Wednesday, February 01, 2012/Author: SuperUser Account/Number of views (966)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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