Buffalo Color Site Redevelopment

Crews perform jet grouting on underground barrier wall – May 2013

Underground barrier wall being constructed 15 feet to right of fence; wall will be prevent contaminated groundwater from reaching river - Winter 2012-2013

Pre-drilling in preparation for construction of underground barrier wall - Winter 2012-2013

Preparing for underground barrier wall installation - Winter 2012-2013

Constructing of underground barrier wall - Winter 2012-2013

Constructing underground barrier wall - Winter 2012-2013

Constructing underground barrier wall - Winter 2012-2013

Constructing underground barrier wall - Winter 2012-2013

Dedication of the Don Owens Center at the Heritage DiscoveRY Center. - November 2011

Hydro seeding west of Lee Street at Elk – June 2011

Hydro seeding west of Lee Street - June 2011

Demolition complete west of Lee Street – April 2011

Demolition complete east of Lee Street - April 2011

Placing clay and stone east of Lee Street - April 2011

Demolition complete west of Lee Street – April 2011

Excavation, treatment and backfill west of Lee Street - December 2010

Placing clay and stone cover west of Lee Street - December 2010

Placing clay and stone cover west of Lee Street - December 2010

Clean cover complete west of Lee Street - December 2010

Excavation, treatment and backfill east of Lee Street - December 2010

Excavation east of Lee Street - December 2010

Interior demo of former boiler house - December 2010

Loading scrap metals for recycling - December 2010

Announcement of Heritage DiscoveRY Center, October 2010
Mayor Byron Brown

Jon Williams, South Buffalo Development, addresses Heritage DiscoveRY Center event attendees

Heritage DiscoveRY Center event dignitaries pose in front of vintage steam engine

Western New York Railway Historical Society vintage steam engine

Members of the Western New York Railway Historical Society

Heritage DiscoveRY Center event attendees

Display of Western New York Railway Historical Society artifacts and relics

Hydro-seeding area south of Elk Street -
September 2010

Hydro-seeding area west of Orlando Street -
September 2010

Concrete removal east of Lee Street -
September 2010

Tank removal begins west of Lee Street -
September 2010

Tank removal completed west of Lee Street -
September 2010

Vegetation growing south of Elk Street -
September 2010

Topsoil being placed west of Orlando Street -
September 2010

Elk Street entrance -
September 2010

South of Elk Street -
September 2010

Recycling steel south of Elk Street -
September 2010

Ongoing dust control -
September 2010

Crushed Material Ready for Re-use -
May 2010

Metal Removed for Recycling -
May 2010

Debris Removal for Offsite Disposal -
May 2010

Crushing concrete at Lee and Elk Streets -
April 2010

Crushed concrete/brick for beneficial re-use -
April 2010

Placing clean cover material adjacent to Lee and Elk Streets -
April 2010

Recycling metal -
April 2010

Crushing operations off of Lee Street -
April 2010

Former Water Treatment Plant Demolished -
April 2010

Clean clay fill material at 100 Lee Street -
April 2010

Area adjacent to Elk and Lee Streets -
April 2010

View from top of 100 Lee Street -
March 2010

Elk Street looking southeast -
March 2010

Orlando Street looking southeast -
March 2010

Elk Street bridge looking southwest -
March 2010

View from top of 100 Lee Street looking northeast -
March 2010

Remaining stairs from building 320 -
March 2010

Remaining stairs from building 320 -
March 2010

Preparing for Stair Tower Demolition -
March 2010

Stair towers demolished - March 2010

View of clay staging area from Lee Street -
March 2010

Start of demolition on Building 320 -
March 2010

Storage tank prepped for demolition -
March 2010

Storage tank demolition complete -
March 2010

Clean fill soil cover -
March 2010

Clean fill soil cover -
March 2010

Clean fill soil cover -
March 2010

Building 316 Demolition - January 2010

Building 316 Demolition - January 2010

Building 316 Demolition - January 2010

Building 316 Demolition - January 2010

Building 316 Demolition - January 2010

Building 316 Demolition - January 2010

Building 316 Demolition - January 2010

Building 316 Demolition - January 2010

Building 316 Demolition Cleanup - January 2010

Building 316 Demolition Cleanup - January 2010

Steel being removed to an offsite recycling facility - January 2010

Steel being removed to an offsite recycling facility - January 2010

Groundwater Sampling - January 2010

Groundwater Sampling - January 2010

Building 312 Demolition - Week of Nov. 9, 2009

Building 312 Demolition - Week of Nov. 9, 2009

Building 312 Demolition - Week of Nov. 9, 2009

Water canon used for dust suppression – October 2009

Recycling of materials from demolition - October 2009

Recycling of materials from demolition - October 2009

Monitoring well installations - October 2009

Demolishing rack - August 2009

Building 351 ready for demolition - August 2009

Building 351 demolition - August 2009

Building 351 demolished - August 2009

Tank Farm demolition - August 2009

Tank Farm demolition cleanup - August 2009

Buffalo Color Redevelopment Event - June 2009

Congressman Brian Higgins - June 2009

Demolition of first building - June 2009

Demolition of first building - June 2009

Buffalo Color Site circa 1940

Buffalo Color Site circa 1980

Buffalo Color Site circa 2009

View from South Park bridge

Former boiler building

Former chemical piping systems

Former chemical storage tanks

Former chemical storage building

Buffalo Color redevelopment project remediation areas, Area D is completed

Remediated Area D looking toward downtown Buffalo

Remediated Area D looking south

Smith Street Park entrance

Smith Street Park fishing point

Smith Street Park uplands

Smith Street Park walking/bike path

Smith Street park hiking trail

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