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Ohio Project Approval

Congratulations to Avangrid on Approval from the OPSB

Congratulations to Avangrid on the recent Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) approval of the Wild Grains Solar Project, located in Van Wert County, Ohio. The 150-megawatt project will bring construction jobs and revenue to the area, including annual payments to the local school district. Once operating, the project will provide clean power to electricity customers, […]

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Offshorew Wind

Congratulations to Ørsted and Eversource on Reaching Permitting Milestone!

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management recently published the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Revolution Wind offshore wind project. The proposed project is located off the coast of Rhode Island and when constructed would generate 880 megawatts of renewable energy.  Congratulations to Ørsted and Eversource on reaching this permitting milestone!  EDR is proud to […]

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EDR Summer Internship Wrap Up

EDR understands the importance of providing emerging professionals the opportunity to gain real-world experience by working along with many of our skilled professional staff.  EDR recently celebrated our summer interns with a luncheon featuring a panel discussion with several of the firm’s leaders. The discussion gave the summer interns insight into other areas of the […]

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EDR Planning

EDR’s Planning Team Celebrates the Final Oneida Downtown Revitalization Initiative Public Meeting

EDR’s Community Planning Division recently assisted with the facilitation of the third and final meetings in the series of public engagements with residents in the City of Oneida. The City was one of several New York State communities to receive a $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) grant. DRI communities are awarded $10 million to […]

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Comprehensive Planning

Town of Dryden Adopts Comprehensive Plan!

Congratulations to the Town of Dryden on the adoption of their Comprehensive plan! EDR’s planning team has worked with the town on the development of the plan including public outreach sessions, interactive website design (dryden2045.org), plan document development, and final plan presentation for board adoption. Review Plan Here!

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EDR Staff Earn Master’s Degrees

EDR is pleased to announce Meg Lee, Jessica Howe, and Megan Aubertine have all recently earned their master’s degrees. Meg Lee, a Senior Environmental Analyst, completed her master’s degree at Colorado State University earning a Master’s of Natural Resources Stewardship (MNRS), with a concentration in Ecological Restoration. Lee previously earned a Bachelor of Arts, Environmental […]

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Congratulations and Happy Retirement to Jane Rice, JD, AICP!

EDR is announcing that Jane Rice, Principal in Charge of Community Planning will retire effective March 31, 2022. Jane has been an important part of our firm for 17 years, having served as the Principal in Charge of planning since 2014. The Planning group, in collaboration with all the practice areas within EDR, has produced […]

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Smith Supply Warehouse Building Renovation Complete!

Congratulations to Paulus Development on the successful completion of the renovation to the historic Smith Supply Warehouse building (500 Erie Boulevard) in downtown Syracuse. The two-building complex, built circa 1883 and 1910, was the former home of several manufacturing facilities (including bicycles, machining, and woodworking tools) and most notably served as the home of Smith […]

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