Canalside

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Mike Baggerman
May 24, 2017 - 3:07 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Governor Andrew Cuomo took a boat tour of Canalside and the Outer Harbor on Wednesday morning to see the growth of the area first-hand and state officials announced funding for the expansion of Moog, Inc. and Canalside. Howard Zemsky announced a $53 million expansion of Moog...
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Mike Baggerman
May 24, 2017 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The City of Buffalo is expected to release its request for proposals (RFP) for Canalside in the next few weeks, according to Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown. The RFP will indicate what the city has planned for the future development of the popular area. "The focus is on making (...
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Tom Puckett
May 24, 2017 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Requests for proposals are coming for the North Aud Block at Canalside. Congressman Brian Higgins says he's happy to see progress moving, albeit more than three years since the master plan was approved. "That said, progress is progress," says Higgins. “It is encouraging to see...
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Dave Debo
May 18, 2017 - 6:26 am
As WBEN first reported 30 years of free concerts will come to an end this year when the Canalside series unveils this year's lineup and a $5 admission fee today. The series--- which actually started in Fountain Plaza downtown in 1987 before moving to Lafayette Square the next year and on to...
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Mike Baggerman
May 16, 2017 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Is Buffalo's Outer Harbor ready for prime time? The Outer Harbor continues to evolve but is still lagging behind the redevelopment of Canalside, which hosts several more events during the summer than the Outer Harbor. Regardless, Congressman Brian Higgins said the Outer...
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Mike Baggerman
April 18, 2017 - 4:21 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Canalside continues to grow as one of Buffalo's most population destinations, but the North Aud Block remains an eyesore for the area. Congressman Brian Higgins are Assemblyman Sean Ryan are attempting to upgrade the area with calls for the Erie Canal Harbor Development...
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Mike Baggerman
March 29, 2017 - 8:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - How is Buffalo handling Canalside's growth? The influx of visitors to the inner harbor spiked in the two years. Last summer, approximately 1.5 million people flocked to the revitalized area. That's 500,000 more than in 2015. The popular area continues to evolve as...
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Mike Baggerman
March 29, 2017 - 1:01 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Explore & More Children's Museum held its groundbreaking ceremony for its new Canalside location on Wednesday morning. "(This day) is so big because it's real," Douglas Love, CEO of Explore & More told WBEN. "Once you put a shovel in the ground it feels like there's...
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Mike Baggerman
March 29, 2017 - 4:00 am
Architect's rendering courtesy of Explore & More BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Groundbreaking for the Explore & More Children's Museum at Canalside begins on Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. The event will take place near the intersection of Marine Drive and Lloyd at Canalside. "We're going to have some...
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Mike Baggerman
March 27, 2017 - 12:46 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A group of Western New York architects wrote a letter to the Buffalo Train Station Site selection Committee on Monday supporting the return of the Central Rail Terminal as part of Buffalo's ongoing efforts to bring a new train station to the area. The letter - which you can...
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