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Clinton Brown Company Architecture

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Historic Places Renewed: The Full Service Historic Preservation Architecture Firm℠


We are the leading full service historic preservation architecture, grant services and public policy firm.

Since 1988, CBCA has been renewing historic buildings and heritage places, we collaboratively involve networks and innovation for renewing heritage places for new investment and new performance. Our Grant Writing has helped our clients raise over $37 Million in grant funding. We perform Grant Administration to help implement those funds. We have helped our clients access over $30 Million in historic tax credits. We design downtown revitalization projects state-wide. We help shape public policy in historic preservation and community revitalization.

We perform specialized architectural and project management services in renovation, rehabilitation, adaptive reuse, and historic preservation projects, with Historic Structure Reports and Building Condition Assessments, Historic Resource/Cultural Resource Surveys, Local Landmark and State/National Registers of Historic Places nominations, and Historic Tax Credit Applications. We have designed and implemented over 300 façade improvements in urban, suburban, and rural municipalities.

We perform grant writing and grant administration services in façade improvements, existing and historic building rehabilitation, and community development projects. We help implement for the greatest funding impact. Our professionals meet and exceed the 36 CFR Part 61Secretary of the Interior’s Professional Qualifications Standards in Architecture, Heritage Architecture, and Architectural History. Clinton Brown, FAIA, has been appointed by three Secretaries of the Interior to the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor Commission. We help shape public policy.

We focus on existing and historic buildings and communities where an owner and stakeholders need expert consultation for maintenance, for reinvestment, for designing adaptive new uses and creating new performance. We work collaboratively for clients and with stakeholders and elected and community leaders at all scales to meet client and community needs. Our work has earned national attention for our clients:

Awards for our Clients:

  • Lister Block: “Outstanding Achievement and Excellence in Restoration”
  • NFTA’s DL&W Terminal: Governor’s “Waterfront Rediscovery Award”
  • WNY Veterans Housing Coalition’s Kibler Senior Apartments: “Excellence in Historic Preservation Award” and “Community Renaissance Award”
  • Olmsted Center for Sight: “Design Award”
  • First Baptist Church: “Historic Craftsmanship Award”

Clinton Brown Company Architecture, PC
The Brisbane Building, Suite 506
403 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14203
T (716) 852-2020
F (716) 852-3132