Sam Savarino Zoning variances approved for controversial West Side arts campus By Mike Desmond • Jul 24, 2017 Mike Desmond/WBFO News Buffalo's Zoning Board of Appeals has granted waivers to help a planned arts campus at Richmond and West Ferry. The project, which saw plans fall apart previously, has raised concerns among neighbors. Listen Listening... / 1:11 WBFO's Mike Desmond reports. Buffalo River drawing new investment on Ohio Street By Chris Caya • Mar 7, 2016 Chris Caya WBFO News By early 2017, the City of Buffalo's rental stock will include nearly 100 apartments in two new buildings overlooking the Buffalo River. Listen Listening... / 1:40 WBFO's Chris Caya reports on the mini building boom in Buffalo's Old First Ward neighborhood. Former F.N. Burt factory reborn as mixed-use facility By Chris Caya • Feb 18, 2016 Chris Caya WBFO News Another historic industrial building has been brought back to life in Buffalo. Officials gathered at 500 Seneca Street Thursday to cut the ribbon on the recently completed mixed-use project. River Fest and namesake park revitalize South Buffalo community By Avery Schneider • Jun 19, 2015 thevalleycenter.com / Valley Community Association The Valley Community Association begins its annual Buffalo River Fest Friday evening. Demand continues for city apartments By Mike Desmond • Mar 2, 2015 Mike Desmond/wbfo news The push for new apartments in downtown Buffalo appears to be moving farther and farther out from the Central Business District. Housing coming to West Side landmark By Mike Desmond • Aug 22, 2013 Mike Desmond/wbfo news Years after it nearly collapsed, White's Livery Stable on Jersey Street is expected to soon be open for apartment tenants.