Just a reminder to all property owner of mixed-use or commercial buildings that the applications for the Better Buffalo Main Street Initiative Grant Funding is due on Friday, August 25th. If you need more information, please contact the grant administrator Alma Brown at 716-852-2020 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you need a refresher on what… Continue reading Grant Money Applications due Aug 25th
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
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
Planting sunflowers on Clinton St.
Check out this article about millennials having children and wanting to live in mixed-use, walkable neighborhoods. Kaisertown meets all the criteria, just needs a little push in the right direction! http://www.strongtowns.org/journal/2016/6/29/the-next-baby-boom-affordable-urban-lifestyles-for-millennials-with-children
Sometimes nostalgia can bring out the worst in us, particularly when discussing place. It is human nature to discuss the good old days and compare them to today; focusing on what is different or missing. Neighborhoods are constantly changing, positive or negative. A place will never stay exactly the same and when you leave a… Continue reading Nostalgia