Louise Bethune

Trailblazing Women

There is a memorial on the waterfront for Flight 3407 victim Alison des Forges, perhaps the only public monument to a woman other than in a local cemetery. A local group plans to change that and has three candidates for new statues of women.

Passero Associates

Another of the old manufacturing plants in Larkinville is going to be converted into market-rate apartments with a Rochester firm piggy-backing on other developers in the burgeoning community.

Francesca Bond

Buffalo boasts 106 public statues and only two are women. Two trailblazing women will soon become numbers three and four.

WBFO File Photo / WBFO News

Nicknamed the birthplace of "American" architecture, Buffalo's buildings have generated great interest in travel enthusiasts.