1863 Clinton Street at the corner of Clinton + Weimar was listed for sale as of 6/30/16. The property contains 2 residential units, 3 commercial units and a large garage/storage space. It’s listed for $160,000 and would be eligible for Better Buffalo Main Street Initiative Grant Money, if awarded. This property once housed Mazurek’s Bakery and is listed… Continue reading Historic 1863 Clinton St for Sale
Earlier this week I posted a photo showing the intention of the owners of Major Cool Off to retire and sell their business. A friend called for more information, so if you are interested here’s the scoop: Asking price- $190,000 which includes everything: the building, the parking lots, supplies, equipment ect. The building is 23… Continue reading Major Cool Off- FOR SALE
The City Planning Board approved the plans for a micro-brewery and tasting room at 1372 Clinton St yesterday. The article written by the Buffalo news summarizing the plans can be found here: Brewery at 1372 Clinton St Photo taken by Buffalo News
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.
It’s an old stereotype that Polish Americans in working class neighborhoods like lawn ornaments. The pink flamingo is the best known lawn ornament of all time and there are a bunch of online articles about the history of the pink flamingo specifically appearing in historically Polish neighborhoods in Buffalo between 1960 and 1980. Since their… Continue reading What’s with the Flamingos?