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.
August 14, 2003, 12pm PDT
The only mausoleum designed by legendary architect Frank Lloyd Wright will built in Buffalo, NY.
August 8, 2003, 11am PDT
Despite numerous vacant buildings and empty lots in downtown Buffalo, local developers and politicians insist that existing buildings must be knocked down to accomidate new and expanding businesses in the city.
July 30, 2003, 1pm PDT
Musican/Artist Ani DiFranco and manager Scot Fisher return to where their hearts and roots are to save a landmark.
July 22, 2003, 8am PDT
In an effort to stop "big box" retail and commercial development calls for a ban on stores larger than 55,000 square feet.
July 12, 2003, 7am PDT
A 1920s design by Frank Lloyd Wright to be built in Buffalo.
July 11, 2003, 11am PDT
Group offers a tour of downtown Buffalo that showcases parking lots and ramps in "all their glorious splendor" to draw attention to the fact that parking occupies much of downtown.
June 27, 2003, 2pm PDT
Buffalo's first master plan in more than 25 years calls for investing $3.1 billion in public and private funds over the next decade to build new housing, spur economic development, modernize schools and enhance "quality of life."
June 13, 2003, 10am PDT
New York's most potent economic development program appears to be a failure, according to this four-part series in the Buffalo News.
May 30, 2003, 10am PDT
Reinvigorate the Buffalo region by thinking small, says the new dean of the University at Buffalo School of Architecture.
May 23, 2003, 12pm PDT
Buffalo's Erie Canal Harbor Project will honor one of the nation's most prominent sites -- the "gateway to the West."
April 23, 2003, 5am PDT
Huge domed amusement park proposed on Buffalo Outer Harbor.
February 17, 2003, 5am PST
Buffalo Mayor Masiello argues that regional government is inevitable: Buffalo and Erie County will merge their governments within the next five to 10 years.
November 19, 2002, 2pm PST
The Buffalo-Niagara Medical Campus plan forecasts approximately 1.8 million square feet of new clinical and research facilities.
October 25, 2002, 6am PDT
Could Swiss bridge designer Christian Menn's proposal for a striking two-tower bridge help resolve the Peace Bridge controversy in Buffalo, N.Y.?