Buffalo Business Report - Wednesday, October 31st 2013
Buffalo Place Inc. will increase its special district charge by 3 percent in hopes of balancing its $3 million 2014 operating budget. Business First reports that charge is expected to bring in $1.3 million. It's just the 5th increase in the past twenty-five years.
The Shoreline Apartments on Niagara Street may be in for a facelift. Owner Norstar Development USA L.P. meets with the Buffalo Planning Board next Wednesday to propose a complete apartment makeover. That work wouldn't begin for at least a year.
Empire Specialty Cheese Company, LLC is investing $6.37 million for an expansion into Chautauqua County. The company has purchased the former AFA meat processing plant in Ashville.