Requests for Proposals

Erie County Agribusiness Park Master Plan/Generic Environmental Impact Statement

The Buffalo and Erie County Industrial Land Development Corporation is soliciting proposals from qualified firms to develop a Master Plan and Generic Environmental Impact Statement for the planned Erie County Agribusiness Park located in the Town of Evans.

To receive a copy of the Request for Proposals, interested firms may contact the ECIDA at (716) 856-6525, or click below.

Proposals are due by 4:00 PM October 8, 2020 to the offices of ECIDA, Attention: John Cappellino, 95 Perry Street, Suite 403, Buffalo, New York 14203.


Additional Documents (Dropbox)

Site Purchase and Development of a Manufacturing/Warehouse Facility at the former Bethlehem steel site

Due to the workforce reductions as a result of the COVID 19 outbreak, ECIDA will be accepting

Electronic submissions in lieu of hard copy submissions to the RFP.  Electronic submissions should

be sent to


The Buffalo and Erie County Industrial Land Development Corporation (ILDC) is seeking proposals for the purchase of a 10.27-acre parcel of real property and the development thereon of a 120,000 sq. ft. flexible light manufacturing/warehouse facility to be located in Lackawanna, New York adjacent to the new Dona Street within the Bethlehem Steel Redevelopment Area.  A detailed RFP is available to guide interested parties. Proposal packages are available at the ILDC office, 95 Perry St., Ste. 403, Buffalo , NY 14203 or by clicking the link below. Proposals are due March 13, 2020. Questions:

**DEADLINE EXTENSION NOTICE:  The deadline to respond to this proposal has been extended FROM March 13th, 2020 until March 27th 2020.  RFP proposal will be due no later than 4:00pm on Friday March 27th, 2020.  Additional information regarding known sub surface foundations and the most recent CBRE Buffalo Industrial MarketView report have been added to the Dropbox link below.

Click here for a copy of the RFP (PDF)

Click here for additional site documents. (Dropbox)


Marketing and Investment Attraction Services (RFQ)

The Buffalo and Erie County Industrial Land Development Corporation, in partnership with the Erie County Opportunity Zone Working Group, is seeking a consultant/team to help support the development and implementation of a plan to collectively market Erie County's Opportunity Zones and generate viable interest in investable projects. Proposals are due September 25, 2019 by 4:00pm.
Click here for a copy of the RFQ (PDF)

Request for Expression of Interest

This Request for Expression of Interest (RFEI) is to establish interest from potential investors willing to consider collaborating with the Buffalo and Erie County Industrial Land Development Corporation (ILDC) on the construction of a state-of-the-art commercial building for the purpose of advancing renewable energy construction throughout the region and the state. The ILDC is seeking to collaborate with a capable partner as Co-Developer/investor to participate with the ILDC in the project as co-owner. Final selection of the co-developer for the joint venture will be based on several factors, including exposure in handling projects of similar nature and financial strength of the developer.
RFEI Document (PDF)