Community Business Resources

Businesses looking to expand, relocate or start-up will find plenty of support in Jamestown. Below are prominent local partners ready to answers questions or provide direction and support to meet your needs.    

Local Organizations Dedicated to Your Success

Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Board of REALTORS® -- The CCBR hosts commercial and residential property listings from across the the two-county area, representing all local firms. 

Chautauqua County Industrial Development Agency -- The CCIDA is the County's economic development organization and has numerous resources for businesses at its disposal. The CCIDA also lists available commercial properties in Chautauqua County 

City of Jamestown - The City of Jamestown site includes numerous resources to answer zoning, permitting and other legal questions about the area. 

Department of Development - The Department of Development (DOD) was established to oversee the development of the City’s industrial, commercial and residential sectors.

Jamestown Community Chamber of Commerce - The Chamber of Commerce's mission is to create a business environment in the region where our members can thrive.  

Jamestown Local Development Corporation - The Jamestown Local Development Corporation (JLDC) is a not-for-profit corporation created by the Jamestown City Council which serves as the lending agency of the City of Jamestown’s Department of Development.  

Jamestown Renaissance Corporation - The Jamestown Renaissance Corporation         (JRC) supports the implementation of downtown, waterfront and neighborhood revitalization strategies in Jamestown, NY.

Jamestown Urban Renewal Agency - The Jamestown Urban Renewal Agency (JURA)

Manufacturers Association of the Southern Tier - The Manufacturers Association of the Southern Tier (MAST) is a pro-active leader, committed to enhancing the economic strength of the region, by acting as a primary resource for information and assisting in the promotion of manufacturing excellence.  

Small Business Development Center -The Jamestown SBDC provides support to entrepreneurs and business owners at every stage of the process.