This would be great news!
Tesla's temporarily shuttered solar panel factory in Buffalo
The South Buffalo Brownfield Opportunity Area (BOA) takes advantage of the New York State Dept. of State's Brownfield Opportunity Area program, which seeks to develop and realize a community vision for brownfield redevelopment within a designated area.
Brownfield Opportunity Area in Buffalo, New York
Mission: The mission of Buffalo Urban Development Corporation (BUDC) is to support the urban economic development efforts of the region through acquisition, remediation and management of distressed properties, and to engage in related real estate development activities for the purpose of attracting and/or retaining new and existing businesses to the City as part of the region. The mission of BUDC also includes supporting the revitalization of downtown Buffalo by serving as the lead management entity for Buffalo Building Reuse Project (BBRP) initiatives, working in collaboration with the City of Buffalo, including the coordination of financial assistance for downtown adaptive re-use projects and public right-of-way improvements.
This would be great news!
Tesla's temporarily shuttered solar panel factory in Buffalo
Uniland has been granted an extension of their due diligence period and still plans on moving forward with development at Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Park.
“Squishy soils” are causing a potential headache for plans to develop a proposed logistics hub in Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Park.
Mayor Byron W. Brown
I took an interesting tour of the Tesla Gigafactory on South Park in #Buffalo. Production is ramping up, over 1,100 people have been hired. The mix of employees is extremely diverse.
Tesla says it's hiring 'hundreds' in Buffalo as solar business recovers a bit
While Tesla said it is hiring
Tesla solar roof production in Buffalo ramping up.
Musk said the third version of Tesla’s “Solar Roof” – glass shingles that contain electricity-generating cells – will be unveiled during a product launch Thursday afternoon.
Community meeting was tonight. More to come.
The public is invited to a
This will be a major investment for South Buffalo. Public meeting tonight at Southside.
The proposed new marijuana-growing farm and manufacturing operation in South Buffalo took its first baby steps toward city approval Monda...
Plan for new South Buffalo golf course advances with land buy - Buffalo - Buffalo Business First
A plan to create a new golf course in South Buffalo designed by golf great Jack Nicklaus took a major leap forward last week with a purchase agreement for 107 acres minutes from the existing South Park Golf Course.
Production is expected to accelerate significantly!
It’s hard to fathom how much has changed since Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced a high-tech green energy park at Riverbend.
Tesla is looking for workers!
Tesla is holding five information sessions over the next month to seek out potential workers for its portion of the South Park Avenue factor
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Sonwil goes 'electric' at Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Park.
Electric-powered yard truck replaces diesel cab.
We are seeing increased interest in Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Park.
Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Park is
A major brownfield redevelopment project across the Buffalo River from the South Buffalo BOA is ready to move forward.
Krog part of JV to develop 70-acre Elk Street property.
We are seeing renewed interest in Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Park.
The Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Par...
A little outside the South Buffalo BOA, but part of more new development and use transition along the Buffalo River corridor.
Developers want to add soccer fields to Elk Street property.
More than 500 employees are currently on-site at the RiverBend facility in South Buffalo.
The company has been quietly upping its long-term expectations for Buffalo's solar "Gigafactory."
Meet the Staff of the Buffalo Olmsted Conservancy! Tonight at 6PM at Cazenovia Park Casino.
The South Buffalo BOA has been officially designated!
Buffaflo, NY Governor Andrew Cuomo designated four new Brownfield Opportunity Areas, all located in the city. The designations help communities implement strate...
The area near Tesla Inc.'s solar plant is showing new signs of life with the opening of a Tim Hortons restaurant. It's the first mileston...
Thank you Mayor Brown and Governor Cuomo.
I am proud of my Administration for identifying Brownfield areas that are ripe for redevelopment. I thank Governor Andrew Cuomo for creating these incentives to help developers & property owners who are passionate about revitalizing formerly industrial areas of our City!
Great news! The South Buffalo BOA is officially designated as a Brownfield Opportunity Area.
Governor Cuomo announces the designation of four new Brownfield Opportunity Areas, all located in the City of Buffalo.
More job opportunities at Riverbend!
Panasonic is having a job fair at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center from 5-8 p.m. on Dec. 5.
Solar roofs - South Buffalo made!
Tesla still expects to start shifting production of its solar roof to Buffalo by the end of this year, the electric vehicle maker said We...
Tesla has arrived!
In case you didn't notice the 1.2 million-square-foot factory on South Park Avenue, there's now a sign announcing its famous occupant.
National Grid is investing in the South Buffalo BOA.
National Grid is expanding its capabilities in South Buffalo with a new electric substation on Fuhrmann Boulevard. The British-owned p...
Several hundred people are working in the 1.2 million-square-foot factory, producing tiles that can harness the sun’s energy without compromising the appearance of a roof.
Tesla and Panasonic teams visited Buffalo today to review progress at the South Park Avenue factory.
Panasonic Job Fair! Wednesday , July 26th, 5:30 PM at BETC.
I’m incredibly excited about Panasonic USA plans to produce parts for solar panels right in South Buffalo! Panasonic USA will hold a hiring event on Wednesday, July 26 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Buffalo Employment and Training Center (BETC), which is located at 77 Goodell Street in Buffalo. #Standsfor Jobs
Thanks for reminding us Mayor Brown!
In 2014, the CIty received an Outstanding Achievement Award for the South Buffalo Brownfield Opportunity Area (BOA), a 2,000-acre waterfront site strategically located in the bi-national region. The BOA brought to life a vision to reclaim hundreds of acres of former industrial brownfields which have contributed to the rebirth of this area, building on natural geography as well as key transportation and environmental assets.
This will be a game changer for South Buffalo and all of WNY.
The state's economic development chief, Howard Zemsky, said he sees signs that Tesla Inc.'s solar panel plant in RiverBend plant is movin...
The next public meeting on the South Park Arboretum Restoration Project is scheduled for Tuesday, July 11th at 6:30 PM at the Tosh Collins Center! Please join us.
In addition to removing an environmental threat, we will have an attractive shovel-ready site for development.
A nearly year-long cleanup on a 20-acre spot of the former Hanna Furnace site at Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Park is underway, the state Department of Environmental Conservation announced Friday. The $7.4 million project is expected to include the excavation and disposal of blue-colored fill contamina...
On behalf of the Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy, please join us on Wednesday, April 12th at 6:30 PM at the Tosh Collins Community Center, 35 Cazenovia St., to share your views on the future of the South Park Arboretum Restoration Project.
Production to start this summer!
The SolarCity solar panel factory in Buffalo is expected to begin production this summer, with the solar roofing tiles that will be one of the factory's flagship products hitting the market by the end of the year. That's what Tesla Inc. said Wednesday, in its first update since the electric vehicle…
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Buffalo Urban Development Corporation (BUDC) is the City of Buffalo's not-for-profit development agency, reclaiming distressed land and buildiings for future development. BUDC seeks to create an environment conducive to private investment, provide oversight and visioning for projects of regional significance, serve as a liaison among various public and private stakeholders, serve as a conduit for public funding of significant projects and serve as a real estate holding company for certain public-sector projects.
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