New York State’s Empire State Development, through its local nonprofit community organization partners, is seeking contractors to perform façade and commercial space improvements and building stabilization projects such as roofing, masonry, structural repairs, and more.


  • There are 40+ buildings in the pipeline.
  • Project budgets will range from $50,000-$300,000+.
  • Façade projects are available on Jefferson, Fillmore, Bailey and Broadway.
  • Other project work is available in buildings throughout East Buffalo.
  • Minimum of 3 bids accepted/project.
  • Contractors have the opportunity to bid on several projects.
  • Contractors must meet these requirements.

For more details on contractor opportunities, view a presentation from Empire State Development and/or Erie County. See the full listing of specific opportunities below or use the search engine to find projects that fit your company’s specific interest.

Project NameDexter’s Pharmacy, 1453 Jefferson
Type of ProjectMetal cornice repair, masonry work
Estimated BudgetTBA
Project DocumentsConstruction Overview
Construction Addendum
Bid Submittal Form
Sponsoring OrganizationCitizens Alliance, Inc.
Sponsoring Organization Address836 E. Delavan Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14215
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Project Point of Contact Name(s)Sydney or Cornelius
Point of Contact Phone Number(716) 597-0262
Email Address for Submitting a BidEmail hidden; Javascript is required.

Bids should be submitted by email or dropped off at our offices at 836 E. Delavan.


For more background, view the comprehensive East Side Plan.