Partnership, WNY Delegation Urge Albany to Reauthorize Brownfield Cleanup Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 13, 2014

Partnership, WNY Delegation Urge Albany to Reauthorize Brownfield Cleanup Program

WHO: Dottie Gallagher-Cohen, President & CEO of the Buffalo Niagara Partnership
Tom Kucharski, President & CEO of Buffalo Niagara Enterprise
Brian Sampson, Executive Director of Unshackle Upstate
Senator Mark Grisanti
Senator Tim Kennedy
Assemblyman Robin Schimminger
Assemblymember Crystal Peoples-Stokes
Assemblyman Sean Ryan
Assemblyman Mickey Kearns

WHERE: Zehnder Rittling
100 Rittling Blvd
Buffalo, NY 14220

WHEN: 2:00 p.m.
WHAT: The Partnership will join members of the Western New York Delegation to call on Governor Andrew Cuomo and State Legislative leaders to reauthorize the Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) before the end of the legislative session.

ABOUT THE BUFFALO NIAGARA PARTNERSHIP
The Buffalo Niagara Partnership is the region’s private sector economic development organization and regional chamber of commerce, representing nearly a quarter of a million employees in the Buffalo Niagara region. The Partnership’s work has three main focuses: advocacy, business development and convening. By mobilizing members and strategic partners around common goals, the Partnership grows private investment and jobs in Buffalo Niagara.


For Press Inquiries, Please Contact Grant Loomis, Vice President, Government Affairs at gloomis@thepartnership.org or 716-541-1736