Name of Program:
  Build Now – New York Shovel Ready Certification    New York

Contact:

 

Jim Jacob

Mailing Address:
  Empire State Development
    30 S. Pearl St.

  Albany, NY 12245
Website:
 

New York Sites

Email:
  jjacob@empire.state.ny.us
Phone:
  518-292-5200
Fax:
  518-292-5810
   
   
Qualified site designation:
  Certified Shovel Ready
Geographic service area:
  New York State
Year program created:
  2003
Number of properties/sites certified to date:
  37
Certifying Agency:
  State
Industries or uses for certification:
 

High Tech Manufacturing; Warehousing-Logistics-Distribution; Light Manufacturing; Research and Development; Office Campus; Mixed Use Business & Industrial Park

Criteria or site information required for certification:
 
  • Zoning
  • Compatible surrounding land use
  • Parcel shape and configuration
  • Size of parcel
  • Utility services available
    • Gas
    • Electric
    • Wastewater / sewer
    • Water
    • Telecom
  • Highway access
  • Airport service
  • Rail service
  • Environmental clearance
    • Wetlands
    • Floodplain
    • Contamination
  • Other
    • Archeological & Historic Survey; Conceptual Site Plan; Protected & Endangered Species Survey, SEQR, Soils Survey; Stormwater Management Plan Approval; Traffic Impact Study

Time required by the property owner to satisfy the above criteria:
  Open Period
 
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