Sean Ryan

Assemblymembers Sean Ryan and Karen McMahon are joined by conservation groups to push for green infrastructure projects in 2019 NYS Budget. March 8 ,2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 08, 2019 - 3:25 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Mass transit in Western New York is the emphasis of green infrastructure projects pushed by local state representatives and conservation groups. Assemblymembers Sean Ryan and Karen McMahon announced a series of priorities for this year’s state budget including more than $100...
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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. "...
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Democrats from WNY tout the voting reform passed in the first week of the 2019 Albany legislative session. January 16, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
January 16, 2019 - 2:04 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Democrats in the New York State Legislature from Western New York touted the voting reform package, which passed earlier this week in the 2019 session. "(It will) help make it easier for everyone to perform their civic duty by casting a ballot," Assemblyman Sean Ryan said...
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Tom Puckett
January 14, 2019 - 4:00 am
Albany, NY (WBEN) As the state legislative session begins, Democrats, who now have control of both the Senate and Assembly, will present proposals to expand voting access. That will include early voting, voting by mail, and no questions asked absentee balloting. Senator Tim Kennedy is co-sponsor of...
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Brendan Keany
January 10, 2019 - 1:38 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - There has been so much discussion on parking in the City of Buffalo in recent weeks, and now, local politicians want to make statewide regulations regarding the practices of private parking lots. State Assemblymembers Sean Ryan and Monica Wallace say private parking...
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Brendan Keany
December 10, 2018 - 7:24 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - New Era is set to close its Derby plant in March, but local officials and labor leaders aren't giving up just yet. A rally was held outside New Era headquarters on Delaware Ave. last night to try to convince the company to stay in Western New York. A rally outside...
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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,...
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Mike Baggerman
November 08, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Democrats in the New York State Legislature have a much easier path to pass legislation than they did for the past decade when republicans were the majority in the state senate after the democrats captured eight seats in Tuesday’s midterm election. The victory for democrats...
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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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Tom Puckett
August 13, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A national restaurant chain is said to be considering entering the sports betting game. Some state lawmakers are looking to see if that will fly. Buffalo Wild Wings says it is exploring the possibility of offering sports betting. Assemblyman Sean Ryan says there are two questions...
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