Key Center North Tower

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Key Center North Tower
Key Center North Tower.jpg
Key Center North Tower, in Buffalo, NY
General information
Status Complete
Type Office
Location 50 Fountain Plaza, Buffalo, NY, United States
Coordinates 42°53′23.5″N 78°52′24″W / 42.889861°N 78.87333°W / 42.889861; -78.87333Coordinates: 42°53′23.5″N 78°52′24″W / 42.889861°N 78.87333°W / 42.889861; -78.87333
Completed 1990
Owner Key Success LLC
Management Ciminelli Group
Roof 275 feet (83.8 m)
Technical details
Floor count 17
Floor area 273,260 sq ft (25,386.7 m2)
Lifts/elevators 5
Design and construction
Architect Brisbin Brook Beynon Architects
Developer CitiPark/CitiComm

Key Center North Tower is a high-rise located in Buffalo, New York, USA. It is the eighth tallest building in Buffalo at 275 feet (85 m) and 17 stories tall.[1] The building has a twin tower next door. The Key Center South Tower which is four stories shorter and connected by a two-story glass atrium encompassing 18,800 square feet of retail space. The complex is known as the Key Center at Fountain Plaza.[2] Both buildings have distinctive pyramid tops that are trimmed with bright green neon lighting which is illuminated at night. In the front of the two towers is a large fountain in the summer. In the winter, it serves as an outdoor ice rink that is free to the public.[3]


The building is home to operations of Labatt Brewing Company's North American breweries sales and marketing and others.


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  1. ^ " Building Entry". Retrieved 2010-10-07. 
  2. ^ "Key Center - North Tower". emporis. Retrieved 22 November 2013. 
  3. ^ Centurione, Giovanni (December 17, 2009). "Free Ice Skating Downtown @ Rotary Rink". Buffalo Rising. Retrieved February 4, 2012.