Public Works

Potholes along Main Street near the Anchor Bar. May 21, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
May 22, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Potholes are nothing new for Buffalo and Western New York, but plenty of people have complaints about them. In the City of Buffalo, one of the notable areas where drivers run through the potholes is at the Main and North Street intersection in front of the Anchor Bar. "They'...
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Brendan Keany
March 06, 2019 - 5:18 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - The city had five crews out today working to fill in some of the potholes created by our wonderful winter weather. Buffalo’s Department of Public Works is doing a number of pothole repairs at several locations around the city today. Here’s a crew working near Busti Avenue. pic...
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Tree damage at a home on Royal Oak Drive in Clarence. February 25, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger)
Mike Baggerman
February 25, 2019 - 9:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN ) - Thousands of people lost power as a result of the high winds on Sunday and Monday, dozens saw extensive tree damage to their property, and just about everybody was inconvenienced in some way. While the worst is behind us, utility companies, public officials, and private...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
June 14, 2017 - 9:55 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - City Hall will have a new look to it beginning Thursday. Rather than the open setting on the sidewalk running adjacent to the building, visitors will now see giant boulder-like structures known as bollards. The city began installing the first set, approximately 28, of...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
May 23, 2017 - 2:22 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The City of Buffalo announced that a $7.5 million investment in paving is planned for 2017 with crews scheduled to pave over 75 residential streets. "We have already done $1 million of sidewalk replacement work in the City of Buffalo," Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown said. "This...
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