Working For Downtown

Williamsville-based company looks to expand downtown

ColoCrossing Inc., a Williamsville-based data center, is adding staff and preparing to move its headquarters to downtown Buffalo.

Joseph Robinson, vice president of corporate development said that the 24-person company, founded in 2003 and located at 8195 Sheridan Dr., is weighing its options for a new office. Sites on Main Street and Delaware Avenue are being considered, he said, to expand the company’s 5,000 square-feet of data center.

Read more here from David Bertola at Business First

Canal work at Aud site is coming together

The actual construction work on the canals is approximately 57 percent completed and due to be finished by mid-October. The $23 million project has been delayed as the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp. found itself in a complicated legal battle with Depew’s DiPizio Construction. The legal matter remains unsettled in New York State Supreme Court. DiPizio, the original low bidder on the project, is no longer working on the canals and was replaced by the Pike Co.

Read more here from Jim Fink at Business First