City of Elmira - Downtown Revitalization Initiatives

Sienna was selected to assist the Department of Public Works and project architect, in coordination with NYSDOS, with environmental and inspection services for the following City of Elmira Downtown Redevelopment Initiatives (DRI) Projects: 

  • Mark Twain Riverfront Park - Development of a boardwalk, fountain plaza, seating, and landscape behind an existing floodwall along the Chemung River 
  • Centertown Parking Garage - Renovation of an existing 40-year old parking structure to support tourism and event parking 
  • Clemens Square - Renovation of a public space linking the parking garage to First Arena, Main Street, West Water Street and the Mark Twain Riverfront Park. New amenities will include seating, raised landscape planters and new hardscape 

Services provided:

  • Environmental Site Assessment Review

  • Environmental Permitting

  • Asbestos Inspection 

  • Lead-Based Paint Inspection 

  • PCB Exterior Caulk / Sealant Inspection