A Mural Comes Together in the Old First Ward

Work is well underway towards the completion of a giant mural in the Old First Ward. Earlier today artists Vinnie Alejandro and “Yames” were hard at work, tackling the giant work of art that will depict different stages of history along the Buffalo River. Alejandro and his team are painting a 5000 square foot piece […]

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Ohio Street and Inner Harbor Infrastructure Improvement Project

Another crucial waterfront project is underway. The construction of Ohio Street has begun – a project that will ultimately create a tree-lined parkway between the Inner and Outer Harbors. At the same time, the project will also help to stabilize a destination that has been created between the two harbors, where a series of parks […]

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Erie Freight House takes another step forward

The developer of the proposed Erie Freight House project remains hopeful that his $18 million project can begin within the next few months. Sam Savarino, a partner in 441 Ohio Street LLC, says that landing unanimous approval on Tuesday from the Buffalo Planning Board was a critical step in bringing the project to fruition. 441 […]

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Approval of Erie Freight House Demo Clears Way for Apartment Project

The Buffalo Common Council has approved the demolition of the Erie Freight House on Ohio Street allowing for a 78 unit apartment project to proceed. Freight House Landing 441 Ohio Street LLC purchased the Erie Freight House property in March 2012 from Great Lakes Fibres Corp. The circa-1868 building is a two-story heavy timber frame […]

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