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- Mayor Brown Kicks Off 2012 Summer Pool Season
— Mayor Byron W. Brown and Deputy Commissioner of Parks and Recreation, Andrew Rabb, were joined by dozens of city children, who helped them celebrate the official start to the city’s summer pool season by jumping into...
- Mayor Brown Opens 17 Cooling Centers In Buffalo
— Seventeen cooling centers in Buffalo opened today, and will remain open through Thursday, June 21, 2012, to help senior citizens and others escape the heat wave...
- Mayor Brown Announces New Funding For Bird Island Pier Repairs
— A popular fishing spot along the Niagara River in Buffalo will soon be repaired. Today, Mayor Byron W. Brown and Deputy Parks Commissioner Andrew Rabb announced that $750,000 was awarded to the City of Buffalo...
- Operation Street Sweep
— Mayor Byron W. Brown and Police Commissioner Daniel Derenda announced today the results of “Operation Street Sweeper” that culminated with 76 arrests, 16 more guns taken off the streets and drugs such as crack cocaine, heroin and marijuana confiscated...
- Nine Illegal Guns Seized In Major Gun Trafficking Arrest
— Mayor Byron W. Brown announced today that Buffalo police have arrested an individual in connection with a gun trafficking operation that stretched from the Decatur, Georgia area to Buffalo, New York...
- Mayor Brown Honors Playground And Park Promise
— West Side children now have a new, fun, and safe place to play in Buffalo. Today, Mayor Byron W. Brown, community leaders, and West Side parents and their children marked the completion of...