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Transit Road Paving
Recyclebank Offers Lockport Business Incentives
Burrito Bay Update

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Transit Road Paving Rescheduled

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The repaving of South Transit Road, from Millersport Highway to the Lockport City Line, originally scheduled to begin in July, has been rescheduled to begin in early August, according to the NYS Department of Transportation. The project is expected to be completed in approximately 30 days.


Transit North News         August 2012

Transit North News is published by the Town of Lockport Economic Development Department in order to keep businesses located on Lockport's Transit Road Corridor informed about business developments and public improvements which may impact their operations. Transit North encompasses the section of NY 78 within Niagara County, from Millersport Highway to the Erie Canal. 


RecycleBank Offers Lockport Business Incentives

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RecycleBank can help your business increase sales while strengthening community connections.

  • Acquire new customers and increase sales per visit
  • Increase consumer loyalty and word of mouth referrals
  • Support meaningful community initiatives
  • Drive local PR and marketing exposure 
Lockport area businesses have the opportunity to gain promotional benefits by offering discounts as rewards to Town residents who participate in the RecycleBank program. The Town of Lockport, through its contract with Waste Management, has enrolled local households in the RecycleBank program. Waste Management provides curbside garbage collection within the Town of Lockport. Town residents that participate in the RecycleBank program earn points based on the amount of recyclable products they place in their weekly curbside disposal. Town residents can access coupons online as part of the rewards system.


Additional information for businesses interested in promoting their business with  RecycleBank may be obtained  at or by emailing Examples of similar business discounts offered in other communities participating in RecycleBank are listed below:
  • Restaurants - $2 off purchases of $10 or more
  • Apparel & Accessories - $5 off purchases of $25 or more
  • Home Décor - 20% off services 
  • Fitness Facilities - 50% off first month's membership
  • Pet Shops - $5 off purchases of $25 or more
  • Home Furnishings - 10% off any purchase
Burrito Bay
Burrito Bay on Transit
Burrito Bay continues to prepare their newest location, at 5774 South Transit Road, for a late August opening. The Lockport restaurant will be the second store for Burrito Bay.
Additional information regarding the Town of Lockport may be obtained by visiting,, emailing us at, or by calling (716) 439-9535.

Thank you for reading this edition of Transit North News!



David Kinyon                Marc Smith

Town of Lockport                            Town of Lockport 

Economic Development                   Supervisor