Supporting Our City.

Convenient parking ramps, lots and standard low rates are the hallmark of Buffalo Civic Auto Ramps (BCAR). But we've got one other benefit no one else can claim. Park your vehicle in a BCAR lot or ramp and you're also supporting the City of Buffalo. BCAR is a non-profit entity, formed to manage downtown Buffalo parking facilities. Our goal? To work in partnership with the City of Buffalo to provide safe, affordable, high quality public parking at the most reasonable cost to you, the consumer. Read more about how your parking fees are invested back into Buffalo to improve parking lots, ramps, roads and other public needs in the City of Buffalo.


Coronavirus Update


Due to the Coronavirus BCAR's office will be closed to all customers. The Mayor has announced that there will be free parking as of March 20th. All monthly payments will be put on hold for the month of April. An email will be sent with more details. ...

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Phase 2 Design / Construction


Design work has begun for Phase 2 of additional repair work in the Turner and Augspurger ramps. Bid Drawings and specifications are being prepared by architects for bidding and award during the Spring of 2018. Total value of this work is $2.8M. When Phase 1 and 2 work for the...

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Electric Vehicle Charging Policy


Electric vehicle charging stations are now available at all locations. View Electric Vehicle Charging Policy for additional information.

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Significant concrete repair and supplemental post-tension structural support work has been completed over the 2017 construction season. A new traffic wearing surface has been applied to approximately one half of the roof, after a great deal of old asphalt material was removed from the roof. A new traffic surface was...

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