Tools & Resources

Plan Library

160+ plans in the Buffalo Niagara Plan LibraryBelow, you can navigate our library of plans in PDF format. The plans are organized in tabs by category, and within those tabs by year. Click a link to get a brief summary and the link to download the plan.

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1900s

The Grouping of Public Buildings and Gardens…

1920s

Buffalo: Report on the City Plan and Public Building Sites

1940s

The Thruways and Buffalo’s Future

1960s

Downtown Renewal Study Buffalo, NY 1966

1970s

Buffalo City Plan

The Regional Center

Buffalo Master Plan

Reflections: A summary of Urban Renewal activities in Buffalo, New York

1980s

City of Lackawanna Local Waterfront Revitalization Program

1992

The Town of Colden Master Plan 2002

1993

The Town of Tonawanda Local Waterfront Revitalization Program

1994

Town of Holland Master Plan

The Town of Holland Town Park Master Plan

1996

The Town of North Collins Comprehensive Plan

1997

1998

The Town of Marilla Comprehensive Plan

1999

Town of Collins – Village of Gowanda Master Plan

The Town of Evans Comprehensive Plan

The Town of Concord and Village of Springville Joint Comprehensive Plan

2000

The Town of Lancaster, Village of Lancaster, and Village of Depew Comprehensive Plan

The Town of Eden 2015 Comprehensive Plan

The Village of Alden Comprehensive Plan

2001

The Town of Newstead and Village of Akron Combined Comprehensive Plan

The City of Lackawanna Comprehensive Plan 2020

The Town of Clarence Master Plan 2015

2002

The Tonawanda Waterfront Rezoning Study and Land Use Plan

City of Tonawanda Comprehensive Plan and Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement

Town and Village of Orchard Park, New York Land Use Study: The Orchard Park Plan

The Village of Hamburg Strategic Plan

The Lower West Side Neighborhood Stabilization Demonstration Project: Housing Design Review Guidelines

The Town of Boston Comprehensive Plan: A Vision for the Year 2020

The Draft Regional Comprehensive Plan and Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement for the Towns of Aurora, Elma, Holland, Wales and the Village of East Aurora

2003

The Town of Tonawanda Sheridan Parkside Village Courts Development Plan

The Town of Sardinia Comprehensive Plan

The Comprehensive Plan for the Village of Kenmore Business District

Queen City Hub: A Strategic Regional Action Plan for Downtown Buffalo

The Town of Brant and Village of Farnham Master Plan

The Village of Angola Comprehensive Plan

The Master Plan and Final Environmental Impact Statement for Amherst State Park

The Erie County Parks System Master Plan

2004

The Town of Amherst Recreation & Parks Master Plan

2005

The Town of West Seneca Comprehensive Plan

The Town of Tonawanda Comprehensive Plan

Town of Clarence Parks & Recreation Master Plan

The Comprehensive Three Year Local Plan 2005-2008

2006

Blueprint Buffalo

The Town of Grand Island Local Waterfront Revitalization Program

The Larkin District Plan

Queen City in the 21st Century: Comprehensive Plan

2007

The Town of Orchard Park Comprehensive Plan

The Town of Hamburg 2007 Comprehensive Plan Update

The Town of Evans Stormwater Management Program Plan

The Supplemental Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement for Clarence Hollow Pollution Abatement Project

Preserving Our Heritage and Planning Our Future

Building a Neighborhood of Choice: A Neighborhood Plan for the Riverside Planning Community

Queen City Waterfront

The Town of Amherst Bicentennial Comprehensive Plan

Tourism Toolkit for the Southtowns

2008

Historic Black Rock: War of 1812 Bicentennial Community Plan

Village of Williamsville Community Plan and Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement

Orchard Park Economic Development Committee Strategic Plan

The Proposed Remedial Action Plan for Depew Village Landfill

Buffalo Olmsted Park System: Plan for the 21st Century

2009

The Master Plan for the Richardson Olmsted Complex

Village of Williamsville Water Mill Final Re-use Report

The Town of Tonawanda Old Town Neighborhood Plan

South Buffalo Brownfield Opportunity Area—Nomination Document

Queen City Gardens Plan

Proposed Remedial Action Plan—Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Park, Parcel 4 Site

The Town of Alden Water District Number 5 Plan

The Town of Alden Comprehensive Plan

Sowing the Seeds for Southtowns Agribusiness

Erie County’s Road to a Bright Future

2010

The Facilities Master Plan for Buffalo State College

The Town of Lancaster Stormwater Management Plan

RESTORE III – Lackawanna Redevelopment Plan

The Village of Hamburg Comprehensive Plan Update

The Town of Hamburg Five Year Consolidated Plan

The Lake Erie Beach Neighborhood Revitalization Strategy

The Town of Cheektowaga Comprehensive Plan and Generic Environmental Impact Statement

The Buffalo Harbor Bridge Final Scoping Report

The Black Rock Canal Park Feasibility Analysis

Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus Master Plan Update

2011

Tonawanda Brownfield Opportunity Area Program, Pre-Nomination Study

The Town of Hamburg Local Waterfront Revitalization Program

The Town of Evans Local Waterfront Revitalization Program

Green Infrastructure Solutions to Buffalo’s Sewer Overflow Challenge Draft Feasibility Study

Celebrating Buffalo’s Cultural Diversity: A Vision for the Michigan Street Heritage Corridor

Updated Addendum to Stage 2 Remedial Action Plan Report Buffalo River AOC

The Buffalo River Restoration Feasibility Study

The Buffalo Promise Neighborhood Needs Assessment Study

The Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority Perry Choice Neighborhood Planning Initiative

The Buffalo Harbor Bridge Placemaking Report

2012

PUSH-BNSC Development Plan

Michigan Street African American Heritage Corridor Draft Management Plan

The Town of Tonawanda’s Proposed Third Program Year Action Plan

The Town of Clarence Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan

The Buffalo Green Code Draft Land Use Plan

The Buffalo Building Reuse Project Report

The Erie County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan

The Community Development Block Grant Final 2012 Action Plan

2013

Picture Main Street

2014

Elmwood Conversations, The Next Ten Years: A Vision for Elmwood Village

Tonawanda Street Corridor: Brownfield Opportunity Area

Buffalo River Corridor: Brownfield Opportunity Area

Buffalo Harbor: Brownfield Opportunity Area

City of Buffalo Local Waterfront Revitalization Program

1900s

1920s

1940s

1960s

Town and Village of Wilson Comprehensive Plan

1970s

The Village of Youngstown Master Plan

Town of Niagara Comprehensive Plan

1980s

The Village of Youngstown Local Waterfront Revitalization Program

The Local Waterfront Revitalization Program for North Tonawanda

1992

1993

The Town of Lockport Southwest Sector Plan

1994

1996

1997

The Town of Newfane Local Waterfront Revitalization Program

Town of Cambria Comprehensive Plan

1998

Town of Newfane 2015 Master Plan

The City of Lockport Comprehensive Plan

The Comprehensive Plan for the Town of Hartland

1999

The Niagara County Agricultural & Farmland Protection Plan

2000

Town of Lewiston Comprehensive Plan and Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement

2001

2002

Achieving Niagara Falls’ Future: An Assessment of Niagara Falls’ Waterfront Planning

The Village of Middleport Local Waterfront Revitalization Program

2003

The Town of Somerset Comprehensive Plan

2004

The Town of Wheatfield Comprehensive Plan

The Comprehensive Plan for the Town of Porter

The Village of Lewiston Master Plan

2005

The Town of Somerset Local Waterfront Revitalization Program

The Niagara County Business Development & Commercial Revitalization Study

The Niagara National Heritage Area Study Act

2006

The City of Niagara Falls USA Niagara River Greenway Vision and Project Proposals

Niagara Falls International Airport Bi-National Air Cargo Gateway Study

2007

The Town of Royalton Comprehensive Plan

The Niagara County Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan

2008

The Town of Pendleton Comprehensive Plan for 2025

The City of North Tonawanda Comprehensive Plan

The Buffalo Avenue Industrial Corridor Proposed Brownfield Opportunity Area

The City of Lockport Brownfield Opportunity Area Draft Pre-Nomination Study

Transit North Historic Canalway Corridor Plan

2009

The Management Action Plan for the Former Lake Ontario Ordnance Works

The Highland Avenue BOA Community Participation Plan

The Buffalo Avenue Heritage District Revitalization Strategy

The Comprehensive Plan for City of Niagara Falls

The Town of Lockport Design Guidelines for Commercial Site Plans

The Canalside Wine Emporium Project

Niagara Communities Comprehensive Plan 2030

2010

Proposed Remedial Action Plan for Eighteenmile Creek Corridor Site

The Niagara County Stormwater Management Program Plan

The Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy for Niagara County

2011

Proposed Remedial Action Plan for Frontier Chemical – Royal Avenue

The Highland Community Area BOA Nomination Document

The Village of Lewiston Local Waterfront Revitalization Program

Town of Lewiston Comprehensive Plan Update

The Village of Barker Capital Improvement Plan

The Eighteenmile Creek Restoration Project Plan

2012

Town and Village of Wilson Comprehensive Plan

2012 Niagara County Economic Development Address

2013

2014

1900s

1920s

1940s

1960s

1970s

The Regional Center

1980s

1992

1993

1994

1996

1997

1998

1999

2000

2001

Rethinking the Niagara Frontier: A Report on the Continuing Bi-National Forum

2002

Revealing Niagara: A Citizen Vision for Heritage and Cultural Tourism in the Bi-National Niagara Region

2003

2004

2005

The Buffalo Niagara Cultural Tourism Initiative

2006

Building UB: The Comprehensive Physical Plan

The Framework for Regional Growth

2007

The Niagara River Greenway Plan and Final Environmental Impact Statement

Revisioning Brownfields: A Regional Strategic Approach

The Western New York Southtowns Scenic Byway

2008

2008 Bicycle & Pedestrian Master Plan

2009

The WNY Environmental Alliance – Our Shared Agenda for Action

Buffalo Niagara: Where Industry Creates Energy

The 2009 New York State Rail Plan

The NYS Park System: An Economic Asset to the Empire State

The 14th Biennial Report on Great Lakes Water Quality

Impact of Urban Areas on Great Lakes Water Quality

The International Watersheds Initiative: Implementing a New Paradigm for Trans-boundary Basins

The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action Plan

2010

Greater Buffalo Niagara 2035 Long-Range Transportation Plan

Transportation Improvement Program 2011-2015 and Long Range Transportation Plan

2011

Coordinated Human Services Transportation Plan

Strategic Plan for State Forest Management (SPSFM)/Generic Environmental Impact Statement

The WNY Regional Economic Development Strategic Plan

Niagara Region Transportation Strategy Update

2012

2013

The Buffalo Billion Investment Development Plan

WNY Sustainability Plan

2014

Niagara River Habitat Conservation Strategy