Past Projects

  • South Buffalo Brownfield Opportunity Area (BOA)

    The South Buffalo Brownfield Opportunity Area (South Buffalo BOA) was primarily home to steel plants and associated industries for most of the 20th century. Located in close proximity to the urban core and well-serviced by existing infrastructure and a variety of transportation modes, the South Buffalo BOA presents a tremendous redevelopment opportunity for the City of Buffalo and the Buffalo-Niagara region.

  • Other City of Buffalo Brownfield Opportunity Areas

    Click above to learn more about the other BOA in the City of Buffalo including the Tonawanda Street Corridor BOA, Buffalo River BOA, and Buffalo Harbor BOA.  The City of Buffalo's BOA site can be found at:

  • One Seneca Tower Study

    Following a three-day Urban Land Institute Advisory Services Panel, six planning and real estate experts offered recommendations for the future for Buffalo's signature downtown tower, One Seneca Tower, formerly known as One HSBC Center.  To view the report, click here.

  • Elk Street Corridor

    The Elk Street Corridor Redevelopment Plan is the culmination of a planning effort to properly redevelop this strategically located, traditionally industrial area using a comprehensive approach to take advantage of the corridor's full potential.

  • Genesee Gateway

    BUDC is working with a group of developers to support a redevelopment project along an important stretch of road in downtown Buffalo. Click above to learn more about the Genesee Gateway street-scape improvement project.