Governor Cuomo today signed into law S.6575/A.8414, which reauthorizes the Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprises (MWBE) program for five more years to ensure ongoing and meaningful participation of MWBEs in contracted State projects. The reauthorization of the law includes enhancements that will enable even more MWBEs to participate in and benefit from the program.
DASNY Press Releases
Governor Cuomo Signs S6575/A8414 to Renew and Expand Nation-Leading Law Requiring Participation of Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprises in State Contracts
Gerrard P. Bushell, Ph.D., President & CEO of the Dormitory Authority of New York (DASNY) announced today DASNY and the State University of New York (SUNY) have begun work to renovate SUNY Oneonta’s Huntington Hall. The project budget is $20 million.
UHSH to Acquire $10.1 Million in State-Of-The-Art Equipment – Including a Surgical Robot – Using the Tax-Exempt Equipment Lease Program Available Through DASNY
Albany, NY – Gerrard P. Bushell, Ph.D., President & CEO of the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY), announced today DASNY and United Health Services Hospitals, Inc. (UHSH) of Binghamton closed on a $10.1 million Tax-Exempt Equipment Lease Program (TELP) transaction.
Governor Cuomo Hosts First Lake Ontario Resiliency And Economic Development Initiative Conference And Announces Up To $300 Million In Funding Available For Communities Impacted By Lake Ontario Flooding
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today hosted the first meeting of community leaders and the Lake Ontario Resiliency and Economic Development Initiative, or REDI, commission where he announced up to $300 million in funding available for communities impacted by Lake Ontario flooding.
Gerrard P. Bushell, Ph.D., President & CEO of the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY), announced today Catholic Health System, Inc. issued more than $180 million in bonds through DASNY, in a financing led by Bank of America, Merrill Lynch.
The Dormitory Authority of New York (DASNY) and the State University of New York (SUNY), today announced a $16.6 million renovation project at SUNY Plattsburgh. The work now underway includes a renovation of the college's Kent Hall.
Governor Cuomo Announces Construction of the First New SUNY Zero-Net, Carbon-Certified Residence Hall
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the first new State University of New York zero-net, carbon-certified residence hall on campus. SUNY, in partnership with the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York, will begin construction of the $33.5 million, 257-bed, residence hall project at SUNY Polytechnic Institute's Utica Campus. It is expected to be open for student residents by August 2020.
Gerrard P. Bushell, Ph.D., President & CEO of the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY), announced today that ArchCare at Terence Cardinal Cooke Health Care Center has financed $25 million through DASNY. Sterling National Bank is purchasing the bonds.
Governor Cuomo Announces Three Design-Build Teams Selected to Receive Request for Proposals for a New World-Class Public Health Laboratory Project
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced three design-build teams have been selected to receive a Request for Proposals, enabling them to compete for a contract for the design and construction of a new $750 million world-class, state-of-the-art public health laboratory that will replace Wadsworth Center’s aging facilities. The lab is expected to attract approximately 1,200 life sciences jobs and generate about $2.3 billion in economic activity for the region over the life of the project.
DASNY Bonds Provide NYU With Financing to Build Additional Classroom Space, Equip New Science Center, and Improve Energy Efficiency
Gerrard P. Bushell, Ph.D., President & CEO of the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY), announced today that New York University (NYU) issued $862.8 million in bonds through DASNY. The financing will be used in conjunction with previous financings to advance construction and renovation projects throughout the university system. The $862.8 million issued by DASNY on behalf of NYU was offered as $603.5 million in tax-exempt bonds and $259.3 million in taxable bonds.