Outer Harbor

(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Brendan Keany
September 23, 2019 - 12:14 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - A recent report released by the Partnership for the Public Good is calling for New York State to expand its park on the Outer Harbor. As the area is essentially used as park land right now, the report's author, Sam Magavern, explained why a transfer would be beneficial to the area...
Read More
WBEN Photo
Tim Wenger
September 21, 2019 - 8:29 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Black smoke could be seen for miles along the Buffalo waterfront Saturday afternoon as a boat erupted in flames just off the breakwall in Lake Erie near the south entrance to the Buffalo Outer Harbor. Private boaters first reported the fire aboard the 18-foot vessel and the...
Read More
Brendan Keany
May 24, 2019 - 2:38 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Numerous local officials gathered Friday morning at Buffalo's Outer Harbor to announce the opening of the Lakeside Complex - a 20-acre, $5 million development that focuses on biking an pedestrian walkways. The official opening of the Lakeside Complex! @NewsRadio930...
Read More
Brendan Keany
May 01, 2019 - 1:25 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - The goal was to create an all-encompassing online location that creates a connection between Canalside and the Outer Harbor, where people can go to learn about everything happening on the waterfront. "The announcement here today is about the buffalowaterfront.com website, and it's...
Read More
Overview of the Outer Harbor Access and Activation Project. Photo via Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation
Mike Baggerman
March 12, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - As Buffalo continues to redevelop its waterfront with spots like the children's museum and north aud block taking further steps, Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation Officials also continue to take progress on Buffalo's Outer Harbor. The results of a survey were unveiled...
Read More
January 18, 2019 - 1:27 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - The Our Outer Harbor Coalition submitted a Local Landmark nomination for the Ford Terminal Building on Fuhrmann Boulevard. This submission for the local landmark nomination is the coalition's way of saying that it wants the building to be a part of the future of the outer harbor. "...
Read More
Brendan Keany
November 20, 2018 - 2:09 am
BUFFALO (WBEN) - The Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation hosted a public meeting last night at the Key Bank Center to go over several options on how to best develop the Outer Harbor. "We're in our second open house for the Outer Harbor, and we're reaching out to people to get more feedback...
Read More
WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
November 19, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation will present its latest proposal on the access and activation project on Buffalo's Outer Harbor on Monday evening. The group will present three site plan options for the First Buffalo River Marina, Wilkeson Pointe to Bell Slip,...
Read More
Rendering of Greenway Nature Trail. September 19, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
September 20, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo's Outer Harbor was called a "glorified dumping ground" around 20 years ago because of the state it was in. However, since then, officials have slowly turned it around. The latest project that is gaining steam is the Access and Activiation Civic Improvement Project,...
Read More
Outer Harbor Bike Path. September 19, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
September 19, 2018 - 4:20 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Area dignitaries highlighted the progress along Buffalo's Outer Harbor on Wednesday afternoon. "Work is underway on a $5 million project creating Buffalo's next destination featuring a greenway trail, bike park, great lawn, and overlook, all of which will bring people closer...
Read More

Pages