The President of Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation addressed a lunch hour crowd at the Central Library Wednesday.
Thomas Dee capsulized where downtown waterfront development stands and where the multi-million dollar project is headed.
"Buffalo's greatest resource is water," said Dee.
Congressman Brian Higgins was pivotal in making the wake-up call. More than three years later, you can see the results when you drive the lakeshore complex or visit what's come to be known as Canalside.