2018 Year in Review:


2018 was another busy year for Lumber City Development Corporation. Here’s a look at some of the projects and accomplishments of the past year as we continue our work to make North Tonawanda a great place to live, work, and play:



​                                Old Editions Bookshop & Gallery- Ribbon Cutting Event                                                                                                         Matt's Music Expansion Project- Groundbreaking Event


  • Advanced 16 more business development projects
  • Leveraged over $1.2 Million in private investment
  • Completed 5 business expasion projects and 8 building renovations
  • Assisted City of North Tonawanda with implementation of over $3 million in grant funded projects
  • Completed the Brownfield Opportunity Area (BOA) Step 3 planning process
  • Adopted new City of North Tonawanda zoning code update
  • Downtown Placemaking public engagement and design process for Smart Growth Community Fund grant.
  • Continued partnerships with other organizations including the Oliver Street Merchants Associaiton, Downtown Merchants Association, Project Pride of NT and Chamber of Commerce of the Tonawandas
  • Assisted the Oliver Street Merchants Association with  the installation of new street amenities
  • Advanced the implementation of the Oliver Street Community Needs Assessment- Community garden, public art, facade program, streetscape improvements & ammenities.                                          
  • And much more...


                                                                                                                                              The Board Room, Board Game Cafe on Webster Street                                                        Just Say Cheesecake Bakery & Cafe- Opening soon                                                          Orange Brick Cafe-Ribbon Cutting Event             






                     North Tonawanda Community Garden on Sommer Street                                                            New Street Amenities on Oliver Street                                                                           The Board Room- Ribbon Cutting Event