2022 RAISE Grant Reference Materials

 The City of Buffalo submitted an application to the U.S. Department of Transportation FY2022 Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) grant program. The application, Transforming Main Street: Building Equity and Assuring Mobility through Sustainability (Main Street BEAMS), builds on the preliminary design and community engagement efforts of the Middle Main Street project. 

Contained here are resource materials referenced throughout the Main Street BEAMS application, provided as supplemental information to the grant program reviewers and Buffalo community. The materials are categorized by type and linked to their original source, where possible. 

City of Buffalo Press Releases and Announcements 

Mayor Byron W. Brown Identifies List of Priority Transportation Infrastructure Projects for Federal Funding (August 6, 2020)

City Office of Strategic Planning resources 

Planning Neighborhoods

GIS Parcel Viewer 

Masten Park Infill Development and Project Area Update 

Equal Opportunity Zones Prospectus

US Census Bureau resources 

2010 List of Urban Areas 

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development resources 

Opportunity Zones map

NFTA System Map

Redlining in Buffalo  (February 4, 2021) 

Research Reports 

Evaluation of Lane Reduction "Road Diet" Measures on Crashes

Road Diet Informational Guide

City of Buffalo CEC Scorecard

City of Buffalo CSC Certification

CEC-CSC Crosswalk

City of Buffalo Energy Master Plan

Buffalo Sewer Authority RainCheck Initiative

Rain Check 2.0 Opportunity Report

Buffalo Main Street: Smart Corridor Plan

Buffalo Bicycle Master Plan Update

City of Buffalo Complete Streets Policy

NYS Thruway System overview

GBNRTC Moving Forward 2050 plan 

WNY REDC A Strategy For Prosperity 

Executive Order #16-05: Strengthening First Source Hiring

The Buffalo Billion II: East Side Corridor Economic Development Fund