March 23, 2007, 7am PDT
<p>Buffalo, New York, is proposing a way to require banks to take responsibility for abandoned homes and partial foreclosures. Many are hoping that this requirement would help to keep up neighborhoods that would otherwise decline as homes are abandoned.</p>
January 3, 2007, 11am PST
<p>One commentator from Upstate New York ponders the increasing phenomenon of competing drug store chains popping up on the corners of suburban intersections.</p>
January 15, 2006, 7am PST
A unrealized 1905 design by Frank Lloyd Wright is resurrected from the dead -- celebrities donate money to help fund the construction, which will be erected on the shores of Lake Erie.
October 20, 2005, 12pm PDT
The mile-long elevated highway, once hailed as a remarkable achievment is now seen by some as a barrier to development of Buffalo's waterfornt.
October 2, 2005, 9am PDT
East Aurora, a suburb of Buffalo, says no to big box attempts to change the small town feel it guards.
September 17, 2005, 11am PDT
Three long-lost buildings from Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin Martin House are being rebuilt brick by brick.
August 20, 2005, 11am PDT
Frank Lloyd Wright's mural will become the focus of a cultural tour. (Includes photos.)
April 15, 2005, 1pm PDT
Despite years of quick fixes, Buffalo's decline continues. Is it time for a major 'state-wide surgery'?
March 31, 2005, 12pm PST
A travelling exhibit offers a preview of the design for the 9-11 Memorial.
October 22, 2004, 2pm PDT
Seventy-six years after he conceived it, a design by legendary architect Frank Lloyd Wright comes to life.
September 14, 2004, 12pm PDT
Sprawling suburbs have changed the lifestyle of Americans.
June 7, 2004, 10am PDT
Buffalo, NY, is a "clear example" of what happens to a city suffering from the impact of sprawl.
March 13, 2004, 7am PST
In the designated no-plea zone, the rules are new and tougher, and they are sending out a strong message: Commit a crime and you'll do the time.
February 15, 2004, 5am PST
Is it possible to merge Buffalo and Erie County?
February 13, 2004, 6am PST
Facing falling population and continuing economic decline Erie County Executive proposes merging the government of the City of Buffalo with the County's, to create a new regional government.
January 21, 2004, 1pm PST
Buffalo seeks $5M in federal transportation funds for waterfront venture.
December 23, 2003, 12pm PST
The campaign to bring Geico to Buffalo N.Y. is a case study that highlights a successful model for economic development.
December 15, 2003, 10am PST
Buffalo, NY, struggles with issues of public memory and preservation around old AM&A's department store.
September 9, 2003, 2pm PDT
Should a cash-strapped city pour money into preservering a national landmark?
September 3, 2003, 2pm PDT
A forward-thinking developer from Starksville, MS who has helped transform entire city neighborhoods there by refurbishing old homes and practicing good urban design principles talks about revitalization.