“ECHDC Board Meets, Approves Construction Contract for Longshed”

The Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp. board of directors met Monday and authorized ECHDC to enter into a $5.53 million contract with Savarino Companies LLC for construction of the Longshed Building at Canalside. The approximately 4,400-square-foot wood-frame structure will reflect the Central Wharf site’s history by incorporating elements from the Joy and Webster Storehouse located..




“Good Look: Nineteen North”

Nineteen North apartments in Allentown is open with a few finishing touches left to be completed on the building.  It is one of a growing number of ground-up apartment projects being constructed outside of downtown. First Amherst Development is behind the four-level, 39 unit luxury apartment building one block west of Main Street. The building includes..


“Half Time for Long Shed Approvals in Buffalo”

Two steps down and two more to go for the planned Canalside Long Shed project. Following the Jan. 14 mandated coastal consistency determination by the Buffalo Planning Board, the city’s Zoning Board of Appeals approved some variances needed for the $4 million project promoted by the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp. Now, the project goes..