Planning and Zoning

Description of Services

  • Provide for the regulation and improvement of private and public development based on City and State planning and zoning legislation
  • Provide support and advise the City Planning Board, Zoning Board of Appeals, Preservation Board, Common Council, Mayor, other City departments, and the general public on City planning matters
  • Collect and maintain a comprehensive database for planning, program management and evaluation 
  • Plan for development within the City as a whole

Buffalo's Planning Neighborhoods

Use the interactive map below to discover your planning neighborhood! You can find more information on your neighborhood at OpenData Buffalo.