Brownfield Redevelopment Business Park

Brownfield Redevelopment Business Park

The former Bethlehem Steel campus is being transformed into a 21st Century industrial and commercial redevelopment park along the Route 5 corridor.  The site is zoned for medium and light industrial tenants.

  • Nearly 100 acres in this business park development are certified in the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Brownfields Cleanup Program (BCP) under the pre-2008 revised program rules. These parcels are eligible for a 20% BCP refundable tax credit for all site preparation and tangible property costs related to a redevelopment project.
  • Rail service connections to four (4) Class 1 carriers and Great Lakes deep water port access on site.
  • High voltage power on site eligible for low cost hydropower allocations through the New York Power Authority.
  • Transportation access to Canadian border crossing and multiple interstate highways within minutes.

2301-2331 Hamburg Turnpike, Lackawanna

Size: 1,100 acres total; approximately 150 acres available with nearly 100 acres certified in NYS BCP. Learn more about brownfields and search additional properties in our database.

Zoned: Varied; various commercial and industrial uses are permitted on the site.

Location: Site is located along the west side of NY Route 5 (Hamburg Turnpike) in the City of Lackawanna. The site is rail served and located adjacent to the Port of Buffalo. Interstate access to both I-90 (New York State Thruway) and I-190 within 4 miles. Access to international border crossing at the Peace Bridge within 8 miles.

Benefits: Electricity is provided by National Grid and natural gas provided by National Fuel. The site is located in the New York Power Authority’s (NYPA) low cost hydropower zone.