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.




As part of the $5,000,000, multi-year Project to renovate and improve the Augspurger Ramp, from October 1, 2019 through November 1, 2019, a new traffic surface weather topping will be installed in the Third Floor Nest area. This work will be completed in two, roughly equal phases, and mean traffic...

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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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