Fillmore District

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Buffalo City Hall is out there seeking public input on how to spend the federal Community Development Block Grant money it is expecting from Washington, D.C. Officials were at the Lt. Col. Matt Urban Human Services Center on Broadway Thursday night for a community roundtable.

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The Common Council likely gets a new face on Tuesday after Ulysees Wingo won Thursday's primary election in the Masten District. Incumbent Dennis Franczyk beat back two challengers in the Fillmore District primary.

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Councilmember David Franczyk was flanked by his two opponents Thursday night during a debate over the Council's Fillmore District seat. The two challengers agreed on one thing: the incumbent has to go.

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Samuel Herbert is on the ballot in the Democratic primary for the Fillmore District Council seat held by David Franczyk.

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Joseph Mascia says he isn't going away any time soon and will use his campaign for Fillmore District councilmember to open a community conversation on race and economic injustice.

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The outrage over racist comments made by Buffalo Municipal Housing Resident Commissioner Joe Mascia continues.

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Controversy is now brewing around the King Center Charter School's plans to move from its current site. A Buffalo lawmaker is outraged for being left out of the school's plans.  As part of our Focus on Education reporting WBFO'S Eileen Buckley says the charter school is seeking to purchase former School 71.