County of Chautauqua Industrial Development Agency (CCIDA) Chief Executive Officer and Deputy County Executive for Economic Development, Mark Geise, provided a detailed overview of transactions, projects, and initiatives undertaken by the CCIDA in 2019 at its January 28th Board Meeting.
Mark Geise, Deputy County Executive for Economic Development/Chief Executive Officer of the County of Chautauqua Industrial Development Agency (CCIDA), together with Erie Land Development, LLC, announce that the Battery Point Villas luxury apartment complex project planned for 468 Lake Shore Drive East in the City of Dunkirk will break ground in the spring of 2020.
In the News On December 19, 2018, the Observer published an article entitled, “Athenex update: Concrete, steel nearly done.” The article explains that the concrete and steel construction of the Dunkirk Athenex site are nearly complete. “Athenex is rapidly taking shape, with concrete and steel construction 95 percent complete. That’s according to information given by Mark […]
CCIDA Success Stories: Athenex Site work has begun in Dunkirk for Athenex’s new, state-of-the-art, 325,000 square foot pharmaceutical manufacturing facility. Constructing and equipping the facility is estimated to take two years, with operations commencing in 2020. Working in partnership with Empire State Development, 900 new jobs are projected in Chautauqua County due to the development. Officials […]
In the News On January 28, 2018, the Observer published an article entitled, “County Executive Sees Opportunity at Dunkirk Airport.” The article explains how the Dunkirk Airport is a county asset. “Chautauqua County’s top elected official says he has a vision for a county asset that’s undergone improvements and a recent switch in its service provider. […]
In the News On December 7, 2017, the Observer published an article entitled, “Contractors, Suppliers Get Details on Athenex, Procurement Process.” The article details an informational meeting held with regard to the Athenex project. “Construction companies, sub-contractors, suppliers and minority businesses were among the many who attended an informational session Wednesday to learn about the […]
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the County of Chautauqua Industrial Development Agency (the “Agency”) will host a public hearing on July 18, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. local time, at the Town of Dunkirk Town Hall Meeting Room, located at 4737 Willow Road, Dunkirk, County of Chautauqua, New York, pursuant to Section […]
It’s the beginning of a “new era” in the Dunkirk area, with the Athenex announcement, new marina ownership, a proposed waterfront hotel, housing projects, and other downtown retail and commercial investment. Governor Andrew Cuomo personally arrived to announce Athenex’s selection of Dunkirk for its new state-of-the-art 325,000 square foot pharmaceutical manufacturing facility. Working in partnership […]
EDUCATORS TOUR ATHENEX FACILITIES Athenex Workforce Development Continues Local Schools Collaborating with Athenex DUNKIRK, N.Y.: — Collaboration between educators in Chautauqua County and Athenex continues, with local schools actively engaged in preparations for Athenex’s workforce needs. Athenex, in partnership with Empire State Development and New York State, anticipates creating 900 new jobs in the […]
Horrigan, Chautauqua County Education Coalition, and Athenex Begin Workforce Development Chautauqua County Prepares for Athenex Workforce Needs DUNKIRK, N.Y.: — Chautauqua County Executive Vince Horrigan and the Chautauqua County Education Coalition are already rolling up their sleeves to begin coordinating education and training programs for our county’s future manufacturing workforce related to Athenex selecting Chautauqua […]