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$15M project turns South Buffalo's Schoellkopf Power Station into events center

It is the latest development along Buffalo's Elk and Lee street corridor, once a vibrant industrial sector.
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BUFFALO, N.Y. — As he walks through what was a symbol of Buffalo's manufacturing past, Jon Williams wants to talk about the future.

Williams, CEO of OSC Manufacturing and Equipment Services Inc., has invested more than $15 million to renovate the long-vacant Schoellkopf Power Station. The end result will be the Power House at Buffalo Color Park event center.

The center at 140 Lee St. is expected to open as pandemic restrictions ease. It is the latest development along Buffalo's Elk and Lee street corridor, once a vibrant industrial sector. You can read the full story on Buffalo Business First's website.