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Another of downtown Buffalo's classic old brick business buildings is going to be turned into apartments for the neighborhood's new residents.

City of Buffalo

There is a covered bridge between the Rath Building and Main Place Mall that makes walking back and forth between the two buildings easy, especially in bad weather. However, it is also a security dilemma.

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There's a new traffic pattern on Pearl Street in downtown Buffalo. Crews put the finishing touches on converting the old one-way street to two-way traffic, with a bike lane, early Friday morning.

Some key roadwork projects in the City of Buffalo are taking place this week, with officials working to get jobs completed before the weather turns colder.

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The City of Buffalo has launched a construction project to convert a one-way section of Pearl Street to two-way in downtown Buffalo.

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Downtown Buffalo will have one less confusing one-way street, possibly by the end of next year, when Pearl Street converts to two-way traffic.

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Business owners and employees of Buffalo bars and restaurants are breathing a sigh of relief with news that the National Hockey League and its players have reached a tentative deal on a new collective bargaining agreement.