1856 Clinton Street is for sale at the corner of Clinton and Weimar Streets. It’s listed for $90,000 and was built in 1920. This building would be eligible to apply for the recent approved Better Buffalo Grant Money for Clinton Street. That could be a major asset to potential buyers! Please share this post in… Continue reading Kaisertown is a Hotbed of Real Estate: 1856 Clinton for Sale!
Yesterday in one of the Kaisertown Facebook groups the following question was posed: “Just out of curiosity, who would go to a small, locally owned coffee shop on Clinton to sit and have some properly brewed coffee or a real cappuccino in an artsy/fartsy environment? Would you rather go there and pay a little extra,… Continue reading Cooperative Coffee House in Kaisertown?
Say Nice Things. When you talk about Kaisertown to your friends or family or neighbors, say nice things about it. One thing that doesn’t improve a neighborhood is telling everyone you know what you don’t like about it. Word of mouth travels fast- consider a restaurant review. It’s unlikely you’ll go to a place that… Continue reading 10 Ways You Can Support a Kaisertown Revitalization
A city that’s limited to two densely packed retail corridors is, in my opinion, a dull city. As Buffalo revitalizes one of the goals should be to create pockets of thriving neighborhoods all over the city. It would give the city depth, expand affordable houses across more income levels and encourage small business growth. This Buffalo Rising article written by Craig… Continue reading #BuffaloveAllOfIt- Repost Buffalo Rising
Planting sunflowers on Clinton St.
Paint, chalk & tape can be helpful in demonstrating what a difference crosswalks and bike lanes can make for a neighborhood. This one is on Allen Street courtesy of an event hosted by Go Bike Buffalo & the Allentown Association. Thanks to bernicebuffalove for the photo.
In April 2010 the “Build a Better Block” project was created in Texas, near Houston on an old streetcar corridor. The project was seeking to revitalize a single commercial block on a street lined with vacant commercial properties, wide streets and little to offer the people of the neighborhood. The goal was to create a… Continue reading Building a Better Block, in Kaisertown