Author Archive: Darren Cotton

Preservation Grant Helps Uncover the History of Buffalo’s University District

Buffalo’s University District may soon be home to a new National Register historic district thanks to a $10,000 Preserve New York grant awarded to the University District Community Development Association (UDCDA) by the Preservation League of New York State and…
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Historic Parkside Candy Shines Once Again

The corner of Main Street and Winspear Avenue is once again humming with the sound of neon thanks to a nearly yearlong, quarter million dollar restoration of the iconic Parkside Candy Shoppe. Part of Governor Cuomo’s Buffalo Billion initiative announced…
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Upcoming University District Meetings

Please join the University District Council Member Rasheed N.C. Wyatt for several upcoming community meetings in University District. See attached flyers for additional details:

Newly Renovated Apartments Now Available – 993 Kensington Avenue

The University District Community Development Association is excited to announce that it is now accepting applications for three, 3-bedroom units located at 993 Kensington Avenue. Formerly known as Forbach’s Flower Shop the building located at the corner of Kensington Avenue and…
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Summer Camp Fun!

Our summer camp at Gloria J. Parks is well underway! Check out some of the awesome art projects our campers have made. Stop by 3242 Main Street to see them up close and personal!