Construction of Stannard Group, LLC’s (Stannard) headquarters in the Mason Industrial Park, located in the Town of Ellicott, is currently underway. In May of 2019, the Chautauqua County Industrial Development Agency (CCIDA) approved a 15-year payment in lieu of taxes (PILOT) incentive for the new construction project, which will retain Stannard in Chautauqua County and will retain 35 employees and create 1 new job.
Stannard Group, LLC to construct new headquarters in Ellicott to consolidate its multiple business entities, strengthen corporate culture, and create space for continued growth.
PILOT will provide property tax support for the installation of two 500,000-gallon tanks that will create increased storage capacity and establish a more stable market for local grape growers
-The County of Chautauqua Industrial Development Agency (CCIDA) is pleased to announce an upcoming innovative workforce development training event scheduled for Thursday, April 25th. This daylong event, entitled “Hydronics for High-Efficiency Biomass Boilers,” will be held in the Manufacturing Technology Institute, Room 121 A, located at Jamestown Community College, 525 Falconer Street, Jamestown
“An innovative project of this nature is quite extraordinary,” said George Borrello, Chautauqua County Executive. “The opportunity to promote Chautauqua County agriculture, support farmers across the entire region, and create a new processing facility with year-round employment focused on grain-derived products is extremely unique and is certainly worthy of pursuit. We’re thrilled with the opportunity to proceed with the study, which will inform the development of the strategic business plan and cost estimates.”