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    Posted in Press Releases on September 20, 2019 | Preview rr

    The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) under the U.S. Department of Health of Human and Services has awarded a $4 million grant over the next four years to the Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene for its Tapestry Resilience Initiative. Tapestry, a system of care, provides supports, community education, and other resources and partnerships for children, youth, and their families throughout the county. “Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene is ab... Read more

    Posted in Press Releases on September 20, 2019 | Preview rr

    “Thank you to everyone for their thoughts and prayers. After my evaluation by the doctors at George Washington University Hospital, it turns out I had a previously undiagnosed case of pneumonia. I will return to work on Monday.” – Tom Reed Read more

  • Reed Delivers Grant To Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chemung County
    Posted in Press Releases on September 20, 2019 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced a $55,000 grant to provide the Cornell Cooperative Extension with funding for the Move Forward Elmira Project. The project is an extension of the Poverty Stoplight Initiative. The funding, provided by the Appalachian Regional Commission, will allow the program to expand the program to two additional areas of the city and help develop 20 new community leaders. “We care about the success of our community members in Elmira and beyond – this grant will help enrich the ... Read more

    Posted in Press Releases on September 17, 2019 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced a $47,618.09 for the Salamanca Fire Department to replace much needed equipment. “Our firefighters and citizens are at risk when the equipment they both depend on isn’t in good condition,” said Tom. “We are glad to deliver this funding for the Salamanca Fire Department so the firefighters we care about can have the equipment they need.” “The funds will be used to replace the approximately 35-year-old air compressor system for the self-contained breathing apparatus,... Read more

  • Reed Delivers $150 Thousand Grant to Jamestown Community College
    Posted in Press Releases on September 16, 2019 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced a $149,677 grant for Jamestown Community College to enhance and revise Mechanical Technology, Industrial Equipment Technology and Welding Technology curriculum. The college will also use the funds to purchase equipment. “This grant is going toward equipping the next generation of students with the tools they need to succeed,” said Tom. “We are proud to support such an endeavor as this which will allow JCC to reinvigorate its mechanical, industrial and welding techn... Read more

    Posted in Press Releases on September 13, 2019 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced $456,000 in grants to fire departments across New York’s 23rd Congressional District to strengthen overall level of preparedness and ability to respond to fire and related hazards. “We recognize the important role firefighters play in keeping us safe every day -- but especially during the anniversary week of 9/11 when we are reminded of the images of our New York City firefighters rushed toward danger to save people’s lives,” Tom said. “These grants ar... Read more

  • Rep. Reed Shares Salamanca Update On NYS Payment; Fire Department
    Posted in Press Releases on September 12, 2019 | Preview rr

    Rep. Tom Reed’s push for funding for the City of Salamanca has proven successful after New York State said the city will receive $4.7 million of the payments owed. As a result, two new firefighters were hired on at the city fire department. These new additions allow the department to fully staff two ambulances, which improves the city’s response to emergency situations. “Getting these funds to the City of Salamanca is the right thing to do,” said Tom. “We care about the safety of Salamanca’s cit... Read more

  • Consultants Chosen For NRG Redevelopment Feasibility Study
    Posted in Press Releases on September 11, 2019 | Preview rr

    Today, Tom Reed announced Bergman Associates from Buffalo has been chosen to move forward as consultants on the NRG Redevelopment Alternative and Feasibility Study. The study will look at all facets of the project and determine at least three different ways for the city to move forward with the facility. “The NRG Redevelopment Plan and Feasibility Study is an important next step in the redevelopment of the NRG Site,” said Dunkirk Mayor Willie Rosas. “I look forward to working in partnership with... Read more

  • Rep. Reed Announces Grants For Museum of the Earth; Sciencenter
    Posted in Press Releases on September 11, 2019 | Preview rr

    Rep. Tom Reed is pleased to announce two Museums for America Grants from the Institute of Museum and Library services that will benefit New York's 23rd Congressional District. The grants, as part of the Museums for America Grants, will be awarded to the Museum of the Earth at the Paleontological Research Institution and the Sciencenter in Ithaca, NY. The Museum for America grant program supports projects that increase and enhance the experience and service provided to the public. Categories for ... Read more

  • Harvesting Hops: Tom Goes On The Job With Fleur De Lis Brew Works
    Posted in Press Releases on September 6, 2019 | Preview rr

    Tom Reed stopped by Fleur De Lis Brew Works to get a behind the scenes tour and learn how to identify when hops are ready to harvest. With the help of tax cuts, small business owners are able to invest back into their businesses and watch their dreams--or hops--grow. “Nothing beats an ice cold brew that is 100% New York made,” said Tom. “The time and effort it takes to craft a beverage takes years to master and we are glad we got a taste of it today with Fleur De Lis Brew Works. We want to show ... Read more

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