Andy Rabb

Mike Desmond/WBFO

Some area kids and their parents last night had a chance to see a model of what might be built in the heart of a renovated LaSalle Park, what will be known in the future as Ralph C. Wilson Junior Centennial Park.

Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation

Wednesday would have been the 100th birthday of former Buffalo Bills owner Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. To honor the milestone, the foundation created in his name announced a major investment in the two places he called home.

Chris Caya WBFO News

City Hall is teaming up with the private sector to help save the oldest tree in Buffalo.

Avery Schneider / WBFO News

LaSalle Park on Buffalo’s West Side is well-known for potholes and roller-coaster-like drives along the waterfront. With an infusion of $1.4 million from the city, that reputation will soon be no more.

As trees die, city officials seek solutions

Aug 8, 2016

As the Emerald Ash Borer continues to eat its way through thousands of ash trees across New York State, the infestation is now being felt in the city of Buffalo. Dying trees are being removed from Shoshone Park and city streets.

The Trust for Public Land

A recent nationwide rating ranks Buffalo’s parks at 52nd among those of 100 major cities. While the city did well overall in the rankings for various assessments, one area it cited as needing improvement is not what most Buffalo residents might expect.

Robert Creenan

A small army of volunteers planned to hit the streets Saturday to plant about 400 trees throughout Buffalo.

Avery Schneider / WBFO News

It’s not even the middle of March and temperatures have broken the 60 degree mark. If you’re getting out your running shoes and baseball gloves, you won’t be the only one at parks in the City of Buffalo, because spring cleanup is already underway.