The City of Lockport is committed to spurring economic development, creating jobs, and bettering the quality of life for residents. Lockport has spearheaded or supported projects that have furthered this mission.
- Restoration of the Erie Canal’s historic Flight of Five Locks, expected to draw over 230,000 visitors annually and create $16 million in spending in Niagara County
- Cornerstone CFCU Arena, expected to bring over 150,000 people downtown each year
- Revitalization of Harrison Place, once a blighted eyesore, now home to over 30 businesses and 200 employees
- Lockport Community Market, becoming a regional draw in Niagara County, the market has brought life to Canal Street
Organizations like the Greater Lockport Development Corporation and Lockport Main Street are paramount in our efforts to the continued development of the City of Lockport. We will work not just to optimize the impact of the above-mentioned efforts, but also to identify the next projects that will positively influence the future of Lockport and the region.