Canalside

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - It once seemed that development at Canalside was moving at a rapid pace, but is there now something standing in the way of previously announced projects? Despite it being over four years since a Canalside master plan was approved, and nearly a year since Requests For Proposals...
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Parking sign next to Canalside Ice Rinks on Pearl/Commercial (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 26, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Throughout most of the City of Buffalo, parking meters are enforced from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. However, some streets in the Canalside area have a different time stamp. Erie Street, Perry Boulevard, and Commercial Street, have parking enforcement from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. "My complaint...
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Mike Baggerman
December 01, 2017 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Canalside will have a busy Friday as the ice rinks begin its full-time schedule and the Christmas tree will be lit for the holidays. Public skate, ice bikes, and curling are scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. while the Christmas tree lighting ceremony starts at 5 p.m. Canalside's...
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November 10, 2017 - 9:26 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - It's been three weeks since the USS Little Rock LCS 9 Commissioning Committee, led by Chairman Maurice L. Naylon III, received the message they had been waiting for. It came from Command Todd Peters, commanding officer of LCS Crew 109. Commander Peters confirmed the USS...
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Richard Root
November 01, 2017 - 2:48 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - On Monday, it was reported Sam Hoyt will leave his position with Empire State Development. A reason for his departure wasn't given, until Tuesday when several media reported Hoyt is being investigated for alleged sexual harassment. It is being reported that Hoyt reached a...
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Richard Root
October 31, 2017 - 3:43 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Sam Hoyt, a fixture in local politics and government, is leaving, or has already left, public life. Empire State Development President, CEO and Commissioner Howard Zemsky issued a statement that implies Hoyt has left the ESD. You can read the statement below. As of yesterday,...
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(WBEN) The new USS Little Rock will arrive in Buffalo on December 8 and kick off a week of events leading up to a commissioning on Dec. 16 in Buffalo's Canalside. "The best way to think of it is like a mini 'Fleet Week'," Maurice L. Naylon III, chairman of the Commissioning Committee tells WBEN. "...
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Mike Baggerman
September 19, 2017 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Canalside's once hopping-pace has slowed down in recent weeks because of the upcoming fall seasons. Many businesses like the BFLO Harbor Kayak, the Queen City Bike Ferry, and the Water Bikes of Buffalo are all closed for the season, despite the warmer weather. However, some...
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August 31, 2017 - 12:52 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Standing on the boardwalk at Canalside Buffalo, the newly branded Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper organization released their "State of Our Wasters" report and focused on one of Western New York's biggest assest, its freshwater resources and expansive waterfront. "There are no...
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August 29, 2017 - 4:29 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Standing tall over the Buffalo Outer Harbor alongside the Bell Slip is the latest artistic addition to the city's burgeoning waterfront. Flat Man , a 30-foot steel sculpture is now located on the Greenway Nature Trail near the water’s edge. Prior to its new home at the Outer...
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