Town of Wheatfield LWRP NYSDOS Office of Communities + Waterfronts



The Town of Wheatfield Local Waterfront Revitalization Program is a locally prepared comprehensive land and water use plan for the Town's natural, public, and developed waterfront resources along the Niagara River and Tonawanda Creek/Erie Canal.

The Town of Wheatfield LWRP refines and supplements the State's Coastal Management Program and provides a comprehensive framework within which critical waterfront issues can be addressed, and planned waterfront improvement projects can be pursued and implemented. The approval history of Town of Wheatfield LWRP was published in a final public notice.

The highlighted text is a download link for the full Town of Wheatfield LWRP document. The links below provide easy access to each part of the Town of Wheatfield LWRP:

Section I. Local Waterfront Revitalization Area Boundary

Section II. Inventory and Analysis

Section III. Local Waterfront Revitalization Program Policies

Section IV. Proposed Land and Water Uses and Projects

Section V. Techniques for Implementation of the Local Program

Section VI. State and Federal Actions and Programs Likely to Affect Implementation

Section VII. Local Commitment and Consultation

Appendix A. LWRP Consistency Review Law

Appendix B. Proposed Zoning Amendment

Appendix C. Standards for Docks on the Canal System

Appendix D. Aerial Photos of Shoreline

Appendix E. Guidelines for Notification and Review

Appendix F. SEQR Process

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The Town of Wheatfield is currently concentrating its efforts on increasing public access to its Niagara River waterfront and developing a multi-use pathway that would be a segment in the regional Niagara River Greenway system.