LaSalle Park

Model of Centennial Park. May 3, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
May 03, 2019 - 1:55 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Architects for the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Centennial Park on Friday unveiled their initial design for the massive, 90-acre, park. The park will feature new features such as repaired athletic fields, more than four times the number of walking paths, hills, an increase in the...
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LaSalle Park. October 17, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
May 03, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Imagine LaSalle will unveil the initial design vision for the future of the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Centennial Park on Friday. The park last fall received a $100 million donation from the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation with half going to construction and maintenance of the...
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Brendan Keany
February 12, 2019 - 1:13 am
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - The process for the transformation of LaSalle Park into Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Centennial Park took another step forward last night. A public meeting at the Belle Center in Buffalo regarding the transformation of LaSalle Park into Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Centennial Park...
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LaSalle Park. October 17, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
October 18, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Area leaders are praising the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation for its $100 million donation to Western New York and for the donation’s potential impact in community with a revitalized LaSalle Park. $50 million alone is going to the park located along Buffalo’s waterfront...
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LaSalle Park. August 16, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Matt Moran)
Mike Baggerman
August 17, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - City of Buffalo officials said that LaSalle Park isn't being ignored after all the waterfront development in recent years. "The city, since 2006...has completed over $8 million in improvements to LaSalle Park," Deputy Parks Commissioner Andy Rabb told WBEN. These improvements...
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Dave Debo
October 27, 2017 - 5:38 am
(WBEN) A grassroots effort to re-name the city's "Barkyard" Dog Park at LaSalle Park in honor of fallen Buffalo K-9 Officer Craig Lehner is gathering thousands of signatures on Change.org, and inspiring the private group that operates the park for the city to consider making the change. Lehner...
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John Fecio's pictures of Craig Lehner Tribute
John Fecio / Facebook
Richard Root
October 20, 2017 - 1:55 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - What started as a request on Facebook to gather at LaSalle Park to commemorate office Craig Lehner, turned into a large event attended by hundreds of people. Hundreds of people turned out and lined the sides of LaSalle Park. After Lehner's cousin, Kaitlyn Elise, sang the...
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