LaSalle Park

Imagine LaSalle
(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Brendan Keany
March 10, 2020 - 9:14 pm
Imagine LaSalle holds another public meeting as they enter the design development phase of the project.
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LaSalle Park. October 17, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
October 29, 2019 - 5:08 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – The City of Buffalo officially changed the name of LaSalle Park to the Ralph Wilson Jr. Centennial Park. It’s official. pic.twitter.com/McNtJOdhjs — Mike Baggerman (@MikeBaggerman) October 29, 2019 The common council on Tuesday voted unanimously in favor of the name change...
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(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Brendan Keany
October 21, 2019 - 12:22 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - Senator Chuck Schumer was in Buffalo this morning to call on an expedited push for funding to repair the seawall that runs along LaSalle Park. Chuck Schumer is in Buffalo this morning to push for a refurbished seawall (not breakwall) at LaSalle Park. The senator says the park and...
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(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Brendan Keany
September 11, 2019 - 8:11 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - On Wednesday evening, Imagine LaSalle held its first workshop since the reveal of the conceptual redesign project in May. The team encouraged families to bring their children to the workshop to share their ideas of what kinds of elements should be considered for the re-imagined...
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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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