Applications are now open for the second round of the East Side Commercial District Program (ESCDP) in the JEFFERSON AVENUE COMMERCIAL DISTRICT. Commercial properties located on Jefferson Avenue between East Ferry Street and BFNC Drive are eligible for New York State grant funding to complete renovations to commercial and mixed-use properties.

Click the link below to download and print the application for ESCDP Jefferson. 

R2_ESCDP Application with Supplement Documentation_Jefferson

Applications are due: Friday, September 16, 2022

You can email your application to or mail/drop off your application at:

Citizens Alliance/Black Chamber of Commerce of WNY

836 E. Delavan Avenue

Buffalo NY 14215

Contact Sydney at (716) 597-0262 with any questions you have about applying!

The East Side Commercial District Program for Jefferson Avenue is a Citizens Alliance and Black Chamber of Commerce of WNY collaboration.