DE Departments


Departments are listed below.  If we're missing something (like a page for your department) you can request one by clicking on the blue "Creative Services" button at the bottom.

The various elements of the NFTA

These are the departments that make up the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority. The whole thing, not just Metro or The Niagara Falls Airport, but the Authority in its entirety. There are a lot of parts.

Join us for an opportunity to participate in a station design workshop for the Metro Rail Expansion Project on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 between 5:00pm and 7:00pm. The workshop will take place at the University at Buffalo, Hayes Hall, Room 403. For additional information, please visit

Great news!

We have received $1,500,000 for the BNIA Parking Expansion Project and $672,000 for Snow Removal Equipment at NFIA.
We are celebrating National Safety Month, how about you?

Cassandra, an Operator from the Babcock Station, with Abner, a volunteer with the SPCA Paws For Love Program
The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) has recognized the NFTA as the 2019 winner of the Certificate of Merit for Safety. The purpose of the award program is to recognize public transportation organizations for innovative and proactive safety. 

Link to the May 21, 2019 APTA News Release: click here.

Congratulations to all employees who have made this national award possible!
Take a moment today and perform an extra check of your personal protective equipment! If you notice breakage, contamination, or know your item is too old, please replace! Don't take a shortcut with your safety!

Congratulations to Larry Carson,
Group Leader,
from the Buffalo Niagara International Airport:

Larry Fun Facts:
Years ago, while working in the airline industry, Larry heard about career opportunities at the NFTA. Now, with nearly 20 years of service, Larry's leadership, dedication, and commitment to safety are recognized, as Larry has been named a Safety Pit Crew member! Larry enjoys helping the customers of BNIA and providing a great traveling experience. When not at work, Larry enjoys performing charity work, bike riding, and fishing. 

Great Job Larry! Keep up the Good Work!

NFTA's new Safety Data Sheet Management & Chemical Approval System:
The following employees have been recognized as members of the Safety Pit Crew:

Lemar R. - Cold Spring Body Shop
Hector L. - Metropolitan Transportation Center
Jessica M. - Babcock Station
Tim M. - Niagara Falls International Airport - Airfield
Shirley G. - Cold Spring Station
Larry C. - Buffalo Niagara International Airport -
                        Thank you for your efforts!

The Transit Police headquarters is located at 1404 Main Street in the City of Buffalo, with sub-stations located at the following locations:

  • Buffalo Niagara International Airport
  • Niagara Falls International Airport
  • Metropolitan Transportation Center, Buffalo
  • Niagara Falls Transportation Center
  • All underground Metro Rail Stations