Niagara Street

10:06 am
Wed August 20, 2014

Niagara Street being beautified into city gateway

Mayor Byron Brown and local leaders announce construction to begin on Niagara Street.
Credit Ashley Hirtzel / WBFO

A major gateway construction project will begin in downtown Buffalo this week. The $16.3 million multi-phase roadway rehabilitation will extend along Niagara Street.

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Lengthy link was bond against poverty
10:23 am
Sun May 18, 2014

Community joins hands in human chain

Credit WBFO File Photo / WBFO News

An impressive human chain was linked across the city on Saturday in a show of solidarity in overcoming poverty.

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3:19 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

EPA grant earmarked for Niagara Street infrastructure

EPA Great Lakes Administrator Cameron Davis, Rep. Brian Higgins, Mayor Byron Brown, and Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper Executive Director Jill Jedlicka attended Monday's announcement.
Credit Chris Caya/WBFO News

The reconstruction of Niagara Street this year will include green infrastructure to prevent stormwater runoff and improve the quality of the Great Lakes.

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10:48 am
Wed June 5, 2013

Niagara Street downtown to be modernized

Public meeting Tuesday night in Buffalo discussing changes to Niagara Street downtown.
Credit WBFO News photo by Mike Desmond

Commuters who bounce down the poor surface of Niagara Street in downtown Buffalo can look forward to smoother pavement, shading trees, faster-moving buses, and more clearly marked lanes under a plan explained to a public meeting Tuesday night.

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All residents appear to have escaped the building
10:09 am
Sat May 11, 2013

Early two-alarm blaze scorches downtown apartment

Credit WBFO File Photo / WBFO News

Buffalo firefighters responded to a two-alarm blaze in a downtown neighborhood this morning.

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Commuters to find easier travel along I-190
10:13 am
Sun April 29, 2012

Detours along I-190 to end this week

File Photo WBFO, AM 970 News

The detours that have frustrated drivers along the I-190 South are about to end.

The expressway is currently closed from Exit 15, Sheridan Drive/Kenmore Avenue, to the Peace Bridge at Busti Avenue, and this has made for heavy traffic along River Road and Niagara Street.

The detour will end on Monday morning at 6 AM.

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