Plattsburgh, NY – November 15, 2023
Saratoga Associates, a leading firm specializing in Landscape Architecture, Architecture, Engineering, and Planning, is pleased to announce its instrumental role in securing a successful Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) for the Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Environmental Protection Fund: Parks, Preservation, and Heritage Grant. This grant, awarded to the City of Plattsburgh in the North Country region, reflects Saratoga Associates’ ongoing commitment to supporting local communities and businesses in achieving their financial goals.
- Agency/Program: OPRHP EPF PKS D
- Region: North Country
- CFA #: 128484
- County: Clinton
- Applicant: City of Plattsburgh
- Project Title: Sailors Beach Rehabilitation Feasibility Study
- Project Description: The City of Plattsburgh has been awarded $41,000 to conduct a rehabilitation feasibility study for Sailor’s Beach. This study aims to determine the feasibility of site improvements and establish community-led design alternatives for development. The goal is to expand recreational opportunities within the public space, connecting residents and visitors to the local waterfront area. The study will address environmental and location-specific safety concerns while fostering community engagement in the planning process.
- Date of Announcement: November 15, 2023
Community Impact: This grant underscores the Environmental Protection Fund Grants Program’s dedication to supporting the acquisition, planning, and development of parks, historic properties, and heritage areas within the State of New York. The Sailors Beach Rehabilitation Feasibility Study aligns with this mission by enhancing recreational opportunities, promoting community connectivity, and addressing environmental concerns.
Saratoga Associates’ Continued Support: Saratoga Associates is excited to continue its legacy of supporting local communities and businesses in achieving their financial goals. This success follows our collaboration with the Village of Dolgeville, where Saratoga Associates assisted in securing $2.25 million in funding through the New York Forward Grant. In 2023, our clients were awarded more than $300k in the State’s updated booklet of CFA projects.
As we contribute to the enhancement of public spaces and recreational opportunities, Saratoga Associates remains committed to making positive impacts in communities for years to come.
Saratoga Associates Landscape Architects, Architects, Engineers, and Planners, P.C. is a multi-disciplinary, professional design firm with over 50 years of experience providing landscape architecture, architecture, engineering, and planning services throughout the Northeast.