Author Archive: Darren Cotton

Upcoming Events at the Varsity Theatre

Join our friends over at the Varsity Theatre located at 3165 Bailey Avenue for back to back events at the end of this month. Live music and comedy has returned to Bailey Avenue! Get your tickets today and check out…
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Crossroads of Creativity Call for Artists

The University District Community Development Association’s (UDCDA) project Crossroads of Creativity’s overarching goal is to utilize public art and public participation to build on nearly a decade of work by community members to transform an abandoned rail right-of-way into a…
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Main Street Apartment Available

The following listing comes from a Main Street property owner. Please note the UDCDA does not own or manage this property. University Heights – 3142 Main st – Upper – 4 blocks to the University of Buffalo South campus Large…
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WNY Prosperity Fellow Allie Smith joins the UDCDA team this summer!

Raised in Poughkeepsie, New York, Allie is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in environmental design with a minor in art history at the University at Buffalo. Since moving to Western New York for her college career, Allie have fallen in…
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Bailey Avenue Sees Major Investments Thanks to Better on Bailey Initiative

The University District Community Development Association‘s (UDCDA) “Better on Bailey” grant program is moving full steam ahead, assisting half a dozen property owners on Bailey Avenue with targeted facade improvements and building renovations. Participants in the initiative include many longstanding Bailey Avenue…
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