Train Station

Amtrak Train Station on Exchange Street. December 10, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 11, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - It's been almost two years since the train station site selection committee picked Exchange Street as the site of a new train station for Buffalo. Governor Andrew Cuomo in October 2016 called for a new train station in the City of Buffalo to replace Buffalo's aging and...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
April 20, 2017 - 9:46 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Frustration grew from the public as the train station site selection committee went into its final meeting to discuss where to put the new train station on Thursday morning. Charlotte Ripple from West Seneca was one of several people who were barred from going to the fourth...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
April 19, 2017 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Thursday is the final meeting for the committee to decide where to put Buffalo's new train station. The two "finalists" are the Central Terminal on Buffalo's East Side and a location in Downtown Buffalo at Exchange Street. Calls that the "fix is in" for the Exchange Street...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - With a final decision likely being made at a meeting this Thursday, some believe a deal was made long ago for a downtown station. "I think the fix was in for downtown six months ago" said Fillmore District Council member David Franczyk, a Central Terminal supporter. "Why did...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
April 18, 2017 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Train Station Site Selection Committee has until April 26 to decide where to place the new train station. Currently, the leading contenders are the Central Terminal on Buffalo's East Side or along Exchange Street opposite where the current Amtrak Station is in downtown...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
April 17, 2017 - 4:20 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - As the deadline approaches for the Buffalo Train Station Site Selection Committee to make their official decision on where to put the new train station, a meeting was held on Monday to highlight the Exchange Street location. The meeting was held by Campaign for Great Buffalo...
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Buffalo Billion
Richard Root
April 10, 2017 - 6:15 am
(WBEN) - The Buffalo Billion phase II was passed as part of the capital projects portion of the state budget, drawing praise from every member of the Western New York delegation. State Senator Tim Kennedy talked about the Buffalo Billion on the senate floor after the vote Sunday night. He explained...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
March 27, 2017 - 12:46 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A group of Western New York architects wrote a letter to the Buffalo Train Station Site selection Committee on Monday supporting the return of the Central Rail Terminal as part of Buffalo's ongoing efforts to bring a new train station to the area. The letter - which you can...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
March 21, 2017 - 10:48 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Western New Yorkers were informed of the latest developments regarding the location of Buffalo’s new train station. The public meeting held Tuesday night at the Buffalo Museum of Science provided an in-depth look at the many details surrounding the new locations which are...
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