Studies, Reports and Data

USA Niagara Development Corporation has conducted or contracted for a number of studies, reports and data in order to better understand the economic development needs of downtown Niagara Falls, New York.

Downtown Niagara Falls Development Strategy

In 2021, USAN released its strategy for the redevelopment of several state-owned properties in Downtown Niagara Falls acquired through New York State’s Buffalo Billion initiative. The strategy recommends a range of intermediate steps and attainable site development guidelines for re-imagining a vibrant downtown, while building momentum for sustainable and dynamic long-term development. The recommendations also clearly incorporate and connect to the history, community, and culture of Downtown Niagara Falls. Read the Downtown Niagara Falls Development Strategy Executive Summary and the full report, along with a FAQ.