DASNY Press Releases

The New York State Office of Disability Assistance, the Office of Mental Health, Homes and Community Renewal, and the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York announced the completion of Greenport Gardens Apartments, a $19 million mixed affordable and supportive housing development in Hudson. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the official opening of the 66-unit development, which includes housing for homeless individuals and families with mental illness and low-income individuals and families.
Gerrard P. Bushell, President & CEO of the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY), announced today New York University issued $593 million in bonds through DASNY.
Gerrard P. Bushell, Ph. D., President and CEO of the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY) applauded today a rare deep-sea observation made by Dr. David Gruber, Professor of Biology at Baruch College, and the City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate Center Ph.D. Program in Biology.  
ALBANY, N.Y. – Dr. Gerrard P. Bushell, President and CEO of the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY) participated in PENCIL’s Principal For A Day® event at JHS 226 the Virgil I. Grissom Middle School in Queens to support public education and connect students to success.   
BROOKLYN, New York – The NYU Tandon School of Engineering today will preview Brooklyn’s first cleanroom, where scientists and engineers from across greater New York will fabricate advanced materials and devices on the micro- and nano-scale in order to push the boundaries of established scientific principles and future technology. Such fabrication facilities are essential to experiments in nanotechnology, quantum computing, minute biosensors that could revolutionize medicine, ultra-fast electronics, hardware that is secure from hackers, and much more.
Dr. Gerrard P. Bushell, President and CEO of the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY), announced today that DASNY is expanding its energy performance contracting offerings and enabling clients to pay for needed facility upgrades with the energy savings generated from these upgrades. 
Dewberry will receive four Engineering Excellence Awards from the American Council of Engineering Companies of New York (ACEC - NY) during the 2018 Engineering Excellence Awards gala on April 7, 2018.
Gerrard P. Bushell, President and CEO of DASNY, announced today the completion of the $17.8 million Phase One renovation of Alfred State, the SUNY College of Technology’s MacKenzie Complex. The project was constructed to LEED-Silver standards under the sustainability and energy efficiency guidelines of the U.S. Green Building Council.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the grand opening of the SBH Binghamton Evaluation Center, a new addiction treatment facility at the former Broome County Developmental Center. The facility will include 50 Medically Supervised Withdrawal and Stabilization beds, also referred to as Detox beds, and will operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services is providing $1.5 million in annual operational funding for the program. Syracuse Behavioral Health was selected as the facility operator through a Broome County Request for Proposals process.
New York State Homes and Community Renewal and the Independent Living Center of the Hudson Valley today announced that the final phase of the Center’s $900,000 renovation is complete, allowing the organization to expand and better serve more than 1,500 people each year seeking support for a variety of physical, intellectual, and emotional disabilities. The work was accomplished with $500,000 from HCR and made the building more accessible and sustainable.