Other Municipal Services

As a full service municipal consulting engineering firm, we provide a wide variety of services.

Parks and Recreational Facilities

Village of Albion Canal Park

The Village of Albion received grant funding from the US HUD Canal Corridor Initiative. Chatfield Engineers, P.C. worked closely with the Village of Albion Village Board, DPW, and the Canal Committee to prepare a Canal Park Improvement Plan, which serves the needs of the community and the recreational boaters along the Erie Canal.

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provided Design and Construction Phase Services for:

The Park Pavilion.

Colored Stamped Concrete Sidewalks.

  • Landscaping.
  • Park Benches.
  • Lighting.

The Canal Park Improvement Project required close coordination with the New York State Canal Corporation, Housing & Urban Development, New York State Historical Preservation Office (SHPO), Niagara Mohawk, and several businesses.

Village of Brockport Harvester Park and Community Center

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provided the Design and Construction Phase Services for the Village of Brockport Harvester Park and Community Center Project.

The project was completed in conjunction with NH Architecture, P.C. and included the following:

  • Stamped and Colored Concrete Walkways
  • Picnic Tables, Benches, Trash Receptacles, Grills and Bike Racks
  • Retaining Walls
  • Electric and Water Boat Service Stations
  • Parking Lot and Drainage Improvements
  • Lighting and Landscaping
  • Stairways and handicap access ramps

Harvester Park has become an important asset for the community by blending modern conveniences and amenities with the natural and historic beauty of the canal.

The park has :

  • Become a gateway and focal point for the community
  • Enhanced the Downtowtown image
  • Reinforced the village’s historic and agricultural character
  • Created economic opportunities
  • Attracted people to the area and helped to advertise community resources
  • Renewed interest in the canal as an economic and recreation resource and enhanced public access and use

Village of Victor Mead Park

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provided the Design and Construction Phase Services for the Village of Victor Mead Park Improvement Project. The Project included demolition of an abandoned Post Office and Construction of Mead Park.

The Village of Victor Department of Public Works completed the majority of the construction work, including site work, relocation of utilities, installation of the roadway, sidewalks, park benches, landscaping, and other miscellaneous park amenities.

The Parks location is in the central area of the village, and serves as a tranquil buffer between Main Street and the Village of Victor Free Library.

Town of Greece English Road Soccer Fields

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provided the Design and Construction Phase Engineering Services for the Town of Greece English Road Soccer Field #7 and #8 reconstruction.

This Project consisted of providing the plan and detailed layout for two existing soccer fields which needed rebuilding due to poor field drainage and layout concerns. The soccer fields’ sizes were increased to accommodate regulation play for the youth soccer leagues within the Town of Greece. The soccer fields’ improvements were completed by the Town of Greece DPW and required assistance from Chatfield Engineers, P.C. during construction regarding layout and construction stakeout.

Town of West Bloomfield Michael Prouty Park

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provided the Design and Construction Phase Engineering Services for the Town of West Bloomfield Michael Prouty Memorial Park. The Project consisted of approximately 10 acres and included amenities such as multi-use fields, ball fields, walking trail, park benches, picnic tables, parking lot improvements, and other miscellaneous park amenities.

The Town of West Bloomfield Highway Department completed the construction work.

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provided construction stakeout and provided technical assistance during construction of the Project.

Municipal Facilities

Town of Albion Roof Replacement

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provided the Design and Construction Phase Services for the Town of Albion Highway Department Roof Replacement Project.

The project consisted of installing a EPDM Roof Membrane System, installation of additional rigid insulation, and replacement of the existing flashing.

This project was completed within the estimated budget and within the timeframes promised to the Town.

Town of Bergen Highway Building

The 13,000-square foot Highway Department Garage replaced and existing garage which was beyond its period of usefulness and no longer met the needs of the Town Highway Department. It increased efficiency, increased storage and workspace.

The new garage includes 9 truck bays, offices, driveway, sidewalks, a 6 car parking lot and a detention pond.

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. assisted with:

  • Selection of an Architect
  • Preparation of the Site Plan
  • Design Coordination and Construction Administration

Town of Bergen Town Hall Roof

The Town of Bergen retained Chatfield Engineers, P.C. to provide the design and construction phase services for completion of a new roof system for the aging Town of Bergen Town Hall and adjacent storage barn. The original Town Hall roof structure was a flat roof that historically leaked into the building.

We teamed with Simbari Design Architecture, PLLC. for completion of the project design and construction phase services. The project was let for bids to contractors specializing in general carpentry and roof construction. We received competitive bids from 14 contractors.

The work consisted of installing a new pitched wooden trussed hip roof with architectural shingles, installation of drainage gutters and downspouts, installation of a decorative covering of the fire siren, and re-roofing an existing storage barn.

This work was completed without disruption of the Town Hall function during the summer of 2009 at a cost under $70,000.

Town of Gaines Highway Building

The pre-existing Town of Gaines Highway Department Building collapsed under four feet of heavy wet snow and ice in January 1999.

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. was immediately contacted to provide:

  • An Evaluation of the Collapsed Structure
  • Cost Estimates for Replacement
  • Recommendations to the Town Board

After careful consideration of alternative building styles, the Town Board chose a pre-engineered steel 60’ x 150’ building.

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. assisted with:

  • Selection of an Architect
  • Preparation of the Site Plan
  • Design Coordination and Construction Administration

The project was completed in 2001 for a Total Capital Cost of $525,000.

Village of Phelps Fire Station

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. prepared a Feasibility Study for relocation of the existing outdated Phelps Fire Department. The Study consisted of reviewing and evaluating the feasibility of several sites, preparation of Preliminary Cost Estimates, and compiling a list of advantages/disadvantages of each site.

Upon completion of the Feasibility Study, Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provided the Design Phase Services for Site Work relating to the new Phelps Fire Department Building.

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. assisted the Project Architect, Razak Associates with the Construction Phase Services and preparation of the Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP).

Village of Victor DPW Building Improvements

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provided the Design and Construction Phase Services in conjunction with NH Architecture, P.C. for the Village of Victor DPW Renovation Project .

The Project consisted of the construction of:

  • A 24’ x 24’ Office/Break Room Addition.
  • A 4-bay 40’ x 76’ concrete block building addition to house the Village DPW equipment.
  • Construction of a men’s and women’s bathroom facility, which meets ADA compliance.

Municipal Services

Albion Task Force 2000

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provided assistance in completion of the Albion Task Force 2000 Plan.

The purpose of the Albion Task Force 2000 group was to develop immediate and long-range plans for the Town of Albion. The responsibilities of the task force group was to define goals for the betterment of the community, outline steps for achieving the goals, and milestones to measure the progress towards reaching the goals.

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. facilitated the volunteer group made up of residents, Town Board Members, focus groups, and representatives of the Albion School District.

The areas of investigation included:

  • Economic Development
  • Human Resources
  • Finance
  • Recreation
  • Infrastructure

Capital Improvement Plans

Our vast experience with municipal Capital Projects and preparing high quality Plans and Specifications results in lower construction costs and fewer change orders. Project costs are an important consideration during the Planning and Design Phases of each Project.

  • Village of Albion JMIPCF Capital Improvement Plan
  • Village of Albion Water System Capital Improvement Plan
  • Village of Alexander Water System Capital Improvement Plan
  • Village of Corfu Capital Improvement Plan

Sub-Division Review, Development Regulation and Design Criteria

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provides Sub-division Review, Development Regulations and Design Criteria for many communities, some of which are listed below:

  • Town of Albion
  • Town of Caledonia
  • Town of Clarkson
  • Town of Darien
  • Town of Hamlin
  • Town of Parma
  • Town of Riga
  • Village of Albion
  • Village of Brockport
  • Village of Caledonia
  • Village of Lyndonville
  • Village of Victor
  • Village of Weedsport

Plans are reviewed for development, providing technical assistance to Municipal Planning Boards, and guiding proper development within each community.

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. closely reviews each plan for compliance with local, state and federal regulations, and the associated impacts of development.

Planning Board Services

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provides Planning Board Services for several communities, including:

  • Town of Albion
  • Town of Caledonia
  • Town of Clarkson
  • Town of Darien
  • Town of Hamlin
  • Town of Parma
  • Town of Riga
  • Village of Albion
  • Village of Brockport
  • Village of Caledonia
  • Village of Lyndonville
  • Village of Victor
  • Village of Weedsport

The Planning Board Services consist of reviewing plans for development, providing technical assistance to the Municipal Planning Boards, and guiding proper development within each community.

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. closely reviews each plan for compliance with local, state and federal regulations, and the associated impacts of development.

Salt Storage Facilities

Town of Albion Salt Storage Building

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provided Design and Construction Services for a 50’ x 56’ High Arch Gambrel Salt Storage Building

The Salt Storage Facility is capable of storing approximately 2,500 tons of salt and sand mixture. The facility was completed in 1999 for a total project cost of $100,000.

This project required close coordination with the Highway Departments, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, who provided funding and other municipal officials.

Town of Riga Salt Storage Building

The Town of Riga Salt Storage Facility was constructed in 2006 and consists of a 80’ x 104’ high arch gambrel style wood structure with a 25’ wide lean-to for storage of equipment.

The Town of Riga financed the entire project with money generated from the Town General Fund. The salt storage building is located on the Town Highway Department property and is located adjacent to a recreational complex.

The Town Highway Department completed the site work, final restoration and paving of the salt storage building interior and apron.

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provided the Design and Construction Phase Engineering Services including Resident Project representation during construction. This project was constructed by Park Lane Construction and was completed within a sixty day period.

Town of Victory Salt Storage Building

The Town of Victory Salt Storage Facility was constructed in 2002 and consists of a 60’ x 120’ high arch gambrel style wood structure with a 25’ wide lean-to for storage of equipment.

The Town of Victory financed the entire project with money generated from the Town General Fund. The salt storage building is located on an 18 acre parcel of land which will be utilized for the future Town Hall, Town Highway Department Building and a recreational complex. These additional projects will be completed as money becomes available.

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provided the Design and Construction Phase Engineering Services including Resident Project representation during construction. This project was constructed by Park Lane Construction and was completed within a thirty day period.

Town of Gaines Salt Storage Building

Chatfield Engineers, P.C. provided Design and Construction Services for a 60’ x 112’ High Arch Gambrel Style Salt Storage Building for the Town of Gaines Highway Department. The Town of Gaines Highway Department completed the necessary site work, including the asphalt paving.

This project required close coordination with the Town of Gaines Highway Department and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, who provided funding for the project. The project was constructed by Park Lane Construction and was completed within 45 days, during the spring of 2012.