Redevelopment of the former Huntley Station is a priority for the entire Buffalo-Niagara Region and is supported by local, regional and state leaders. The region is in the midst of a transformation with unprecedented economic growth and new construction throughout the area. The region’s strategic geographic location on the Canadian border, low cost and reliable energy, affordable cost of living and talented workforce is ideal for new and growing businesses alike. Below are some of the organizations who are available to provide support to organizations interested in the redevelopment of Huntley Station.
Town of Tonawanda
Located on the banks of the Niagara River along the northern boundary of Erie County, the Town of Tonawanda is a dynamic and growing community with a mix of industrial, commercial and residential neighborhoods. For more information, visit: https://tonawanda.ny.us
Contact: Joseph H. Emminger, Supervisor, Town of Tonawanda. Email: jemminger @ tonawanda.ny.us. Phone: (716) 877-8804.
Invest Buffalo Niagara
Invest Buffalo Niagara is a nonprofit, privately funded economic development organization serving the eight counties of Western New York. The organization provides free and confidential services to businesses looking to locate or grow within the region. For more information, visit: https://buffaloniagara.org
Contact: Matthew Hubacher, Research Director. Email: mhubacher @ buffaloniagara.org. Phone: (716) 842-1357.
Erie County Industrial Development Authority
ECIDA is a public benefit corporation which provides assistance to and promotes private sector development within Erie County. ECIDA provides a variety of programs and incentives to promote economic development and job growth within the region. For more information, visit: https://www.ecidany.com
Contact: John Cappellino, President & CEO. Email: jcappell @ ecidany.com. Phone: (716) 362-8362.
Empire State Development Corporation
Empire State Development provides loans, grants, tax credits, and other assistance to support business investment and job creation across New York State. For more information, visit: https://esd.ny.gov/regions/western-new-york
Contact: Western New York Region. Email: nys-wny-redc @ esd.ny.gov. Phone: (716) 846-8200.
National Grid, electricity provider for the region, offers a Brownfields Redevelopment Grant and other assistance to new and expanding businesses in the region.
For more information, visit: http://www.shovelready.com.
Contact: MaryGrace Welch, Lead Economic Development Representative. Email: MaryGrace.Welch @ nationalgrid.com. Phone: (716) 440-0910.
National Fuel, natural gas provider, offers grants and assistance for new gas infrastructure and service.
For more information, visit: https://www.nationalfuel.com/utility/financial-assistance-programs/.
Contact: Erik Solomon. Email: solomone @ natfuel.com. Phone: (716) 857-7003.