One less used-car lot, one more gas station.
Malik Imran, owner of 3223 Bailey Ave., wants to convert the former used-car sales lot in the city's South District into a new gas station.
In his application for a special-use permit from the Common Council, he cited the need to meet a community need, while also creating jobs and "business opportunity." He plans to remove the existing one-story masonry building.
The Buffalo Planning Board recommended approval on Monday.