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About the Batavia Development Corporation
The Batavia Development Corporation (BDC) works to improve the quality of life within the City of Batavia through planning, collaboration and programming that will encourage retention and development of small business, promote additional and maximum employment opportunities, retain and enhance the community’s fiscal base and attract new business through research-based marketing and brownfield redevelopment.
The BDC is an independent organization that has assisted small businesses within the City of Batavia since 1994.
Today, the BDC is focused on attracting partners to redevelop underutilized real estate in the City’s central business district while fostering an entrepreneurial business climate. As such, the BDC has the authority to seek loans and grants from governmental agencies, especially where a local or community development corporation is the only acceptable applicant so as to benefit the community citizens and business enterprises at all levels of commerce, industrial, commercial, retail.
Local Survey for Housing and Apartment Data:
Please complete the attached survey if you live or work in the Batavia Area. This data will help the BDC better understand the current housing market and demand for quality apartments for potential housing investments in our City.
Housing Demand and Data- Link to Survey
City Centre Redevelopment – Developer Prospectus:
As identified in the BOA Plan and DRI Investment Strategy Plan, City Centre is an identified site that is prime for redevelopment. Below is a City Centre Prospectus that has been finalized through the recent Feasibility Study performed by LaBella Associates with a goal of seeking developer interest for the redevelopment of the City Centre Campus.
City Centre Prospectus