Economic Development

The City of Batavia has placed greater emphasis on economic development through a dedicated services agreement with the Batavia Development Corporation in order to promote, encourage, attract and develop job opportunities and economically sound commerce and industry within the City.

The Batavia Development Corporation provides leadership and technical assistance to businesses, residents and elected officials that will:

  • provide direction and momentum for revitalization of the City’s commercial and industrial areas;
  • maintain a business friendly and investment friendly atmosphere;
  • provide a system for sustainable  development and preservation of the City’s historic fabric; and
  • develop, support and advance programs that increase the quality of life in the City of Batavia.

The Batavia Development Corporation (BDC) also administers low interest loans and a grant program for start-up or existing businesses that create or retain jobs in the City.  Contact the BDC at (585) 345-6380 for more information.