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Community News and Events for the University District of Buffalo

From Planning to Planting, the Northeast Greenway Initiative charts a bold vision for Buffalo’s East Side Rail Trail Corridor.

Buffalo, NY – On any given day you’ll see throngs of bikers, joggers, and dog walkers out enjoying the approximately one-mile North Buffalo Rail Trail. Completed in 2016, the project has been met with overwhelming praise and approval from area…
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East Side Avenues Initiative Makes Significant Investment in Buffalo’s East Side Communities

The University District Community Development Association is excited to announce that it is one of several community partners working with the City of Buffalo, Empire State Development, and the University at Buffalo Regional Institute on the rollout of the East…
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Crossroads of Creativity Transforms Buffalo’s Rail Trail into Celebration of Art, Wellness, and Community

The Crossroads of the North Buffalo Rail Trail and Minnesota Linear Park were alive with activity this Saturday with the Second Annual Crossroads of Creativity. Crossroads of Creativity is a one day pop-up event that transforms the physical crossroads of these two public…
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Join us at the Crossroads of Creativity!

Join the University District Community Development Association us on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at the Crossroads of Creativity! Art, health, wellness, BBQ and community… Where can you find all of this in one public outdoor space? At the Crossroads!  …
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Kensington-Bailey: A Call for Neighborhood Stories and Local Histories

Developed during the early 20th century, the Kensington-Bailey neighborhood has a history rich in architecture, local businesses, schools, churches, and most importantly, people. For it is the people who truly make a place and add to the diverse backgrounds, talents,…
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