Congressman Chris Collins

Representing the 27th District of New York

Vision: The United States of America will reclaim its past glory as the Land of Opportunity, restoring the promise of the American Dream for our children and grandchildren.

Press Releases

Aug 16, 2019 Press Release

Clarence, NY – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) announced $750,000 in federal funding for Neurovascular Diagnostics, Inc. in Buffalo. This grant was awarded through the National Science Foundation’s Industrial Innovation and Partnerships (IIP) program which invests in high-tech small businesses to transform discoveries into innovative commercial technologies.

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Aug 8, 2019 Press Release

Clarence, NY - Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is providing a $5,900,000 loan and a $3,058,000 grant to the town of Bergen in Genesee County. This loan and grant will be used to install a water distribution system.

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Aug 8, 2019 Press Release

Clarence, D.C. - Congressman Chris Collins today announced $883,754 in federal funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for SUNY College at Geneseo. The grant will help fund the ADVANCE Partnership: Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges Partnering and Liaising Across the Nation that SUNY Geneseo is leading.

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Aug 7, 2019 Press Release

Clarence, NY – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) presented the recovered Purple Heart Medal of Army Sergeant Daniel J. Shaw, who was killed in combat while serving in Iraq, to his parents Ronald and Brenda Shaw. Sgt. Shaw enlisted into the United States Army during Operation Iraqi Freedom and served two tours in Iraq.

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Aug 1, 2019 Press Release
 
Clarence, NY - Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today announced the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has allocated Erie County $80,646 in federal funding. This grant will provide assistance in funding the Western NY Sustainable Business Roundtable Clean Production- Chemical Reduction Project.
 
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Aug 1, 2019 Press Release
Clarence, NY – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today announced $781,313 in federal funding for the Community Action of Orleans and Genesee, Inc. The grant was awarded through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Head Start Projects Program which promotes school readiness of children under five from low-income families.
 
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Aug 1, 2019 Press Release

Clarence, NY- Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today recognized former Staff Sergeant Harold Brunswick “Bud” Long of Nunda, NY as his office’s July ‘Veteran of the Month.’

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Jul 30, 2019 Press Release

Grand Island, NY – After meeting with leadership of the area’s Customs Border Protection (CBP), Congressman Chris Collins (R-Clarence) declared his opposition to the Lake Erie Off-Shore Wind Project.  During a briefing and tour at CBP headquarters, Collins learned that the project could interfere with the CBP radar system used to detect vessels crossing the U.S.

Jul 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration has allocated $5,846,045 to the Greater Rochester International. This grant will assist in the installation of airfield guidance signs and reconstruction of runway lighting.

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Jul 26, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Chris Collins announced today that the Northern Border Regional Commission’s State & Infrastructure Investment Grant has allocated $480,000 to the Orleans County IDA.

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