With a community-supported plan in place, municipalities and private sector partners begin to realize the vision and goals of the BOA plan. Designated BOA communities are eligible to access State funding and assistance to jumpstart the redevelopment process. The Village of Philmont, continuing its project partnership with Philmont Beautification, Inc., received state funding in December … Read more


State Designation of a Brownfield Opportunity Area affirms a commitment made by the community and New York State to realize the vision and goals established during the planning process.


Brownfield redevelopment begins with a planning process that enables communities to articulate a clear vision as well as goals and strategies for redevelopment of brownfield sites and broader community revitalization.

Zoom Webinar | Creating a Village of Philmont Historic District

An informational online presentation hosted by Philmont Beautification, Inc. as a Zoom webinar on June 24th at 7pm to facilitate community discussions of the Cultural Resources Survey, and how it can lead to creating a Village of Philmont Historic District. It will consist of two speakers and a community Q&A aimed at starting the conversation … Read more

Cultural Resources Survey

The Village of Philmont, in a project partnership with Philmont Beautification, Inc., has released a three-volume Reconnaissance-Level Cultural Resources Survey and Appendices, conducted and compiled by preservationist consultant, Jessie Ravage. The survey contains the history of the village dating back to the settlement of Philmont, which was in process by 1795 when George Philip (c. 1754 … Read more