Rome Sentinel | Design shows new vision of Canastota’s downtown access to Erie Canal

Published July 16, 2021 | CANASTOTA — The village of Canastota is planning a revamp and redesign of its downtown access to the old Erie Canal. Work would be along the village canal front between the intersection of Main Street and State Street and the intersection of Diamond Street and North East Canal Street. “This

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Niagara Gazette | Tugby-Lennon project on Niagara Street commences

Published July 16, 2021 | A long-stalled project, that its developer hopes will begin to revitalize a historic section of Niagara Street, is back on track. Buffalo-based developer, Savarino Companies, says it has “pulled permits” and begun work on the restoration of 324 Niagara St. and two adjoining buildings. The long-stalled $3.5 million project is

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Rochester Democrat & Chronicle | Once center of high society in Rochester, the old Powers Hotel will get $42M renovation

Published July 8, 2021 | In its heyday, the old Powers Hotel in downtown Rochester was heralded as the “Waldorf of Western New York” The structure was the largest ever built in Rochester when it opened in 1883 — boasting four dining rooms, 300 beds, and a marble staircase leading to a 500-seat banquet hall. Plush and palatial, with

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Niagara Frontier Publications | Higgins: 5 WNY projects totaling $20 million included in federal highway bill

Published June 9, 2021 | Riverline, DL&W, Complete Streets project in Tonawandas & waterfront trails in Lackawanna, Buffalo & Hamburg •DL&W Station / $5 million: The DL&W Station project is a buildout of the historic DL&W train station in downtown Buffalo, which will improve public transportation, generate economic activity, development, and revitalize a prominent building adjacent

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Buffalo Business First | Brick by Brick awards honor the best in Buffalo development

Published June 8, 2021 | Forty-four diverse projects have been named the finalists for this year’s Brick by Brick awards, presented annually by Buffalo Business First and sponsored by Big L Windows, Evans Bank and Phillips Lytle LLP. The Golden Brick, the top prize, will be presented to Douglas Jemal and his Seneca One Tower, the $150

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Buffalo Business First | The latest on Canalside: a returning Shark Girl, a revived DL&W, a roundhouse with a carousel

Published May 20, 2021 | Later in June, the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority and Savarino Cos. will detail the DL&W Terminal plan to open the building’s 100,000-square-foot second floor for reuse ranging from a Metro Rail station to restaurants and retail. The NFTA will spend $52 million for upgrades including a covered walkway between the terminal and

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Mayor Brown Unveils Proposals to Transform the Mohawk Parking Ramp Site into a Hub that Supports the City’s New Mobility-Based Economic Growth and Equity Initiate

Published May 7, 2021 | Buffalo, NYThis Will Be The First Major Project Based on Recommendations From ‘The Future of Mobility: Remaking Buffalo For The 21st Century’ Study Released In December 2020 Mayor Byron W. Brown today made public proposals from six development teams to transform the City’s Mohawk Parking Ramp site into a vibrant

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BestSelf Behavioral Health relocating Corporate Headquarters and Child Advocacy Center at BestSelf to 899 Main Street

For Immediate Release May 6, 2021 |BestSelf Behavioral Health is excited to announce a $20 million project to transform 899 Main Street in downtown Buffalo into a new corporate headquarters and home for the Child Advocacy Center at BestSelf. BestSelf has more than doubled in size over the past 4 years and now has an

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The Oneida Daily Dispatch |Developer selected for transformative ‘Pocket Neighborhood’ in Canastota

Published March 14th, 2021| Canastota, N.Y. — Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that Madison County officials selected Savarino Companies of Buffalo to develop the transformative “Pocket Neighborhood” project along the Old Erie Canal in the Central New York community of Canastota, 25 miles east of Syracuse. As the developer, Savarino Companies, supported by STREAM Collaborative of Ithaca

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