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- Mayor Brown Announces Major Makeover For Central Park Plaza and Surrounding Neighborhood
— What has long been considered an eye sore will soon become a centerpiece for redevelopment in Buffalo’s Central Park Plaza neighborhood...
- Mayor Brown Starts A New Rain Barrel Pilot Program In Hamlin Park
— Mayor Byron Brown launched the start of a new Rain Barrel/Downspout Disconnect pilot program in the Hamlin Park neighborhood with a ceremonial ribbon cutting. This program is part of Mayor Brown’s commitment to...
- Mayor Brown Launches 11th Annual Reading Rules!Kids Summer Reading Challenge
— Mayor Byron W. Brown, along with Buffalo School Superintendent Amber Dixon, today launched his 11th Annual Kids Summer Reading Challenge, a highly successful program designed to help students...
- Mayor Brown Announces New Tow Truck Reform Package to Ensure Order and Efficiency at Accident Scenes
— Mayor Byron W. Brown, joined by Corporation Counsel Timothy Ball, Police Commissioner Daniel Derenda, and Parking Commissioner Kevin Helfer, today announced his new Accident Scene Control and Cleanup Nine Point Reform Package.
- Mayor Brown Celebrates The Opening Of New Affordable Housing For Families
— Mayor Byron W. Brown, Masten District Council member Demone Smith, Pastor Arthur Boyd of Second Chance Ministries, Avon White, Executive Director of Second Chance Community Development Corporation...
- A New County Wide Land Bank Is Among The First In State
— Today, Mayor Byron W. Brown was joined by Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz to applaud Governor Andrew Cuomo and the Empire State Development Corp. for approving a recently filed joint application to form...
- Mayor Brown Targets The Worst Abandoned Commercial Buildings In Buffalo
— The landscape is about to change in some Buffalo neighborhoods. Today, Mayor Byron W. Brown, Executive Director of the Office of Strategic Planning Brendan Mehaffy, and Permits and Inspection Services Commissioner James Comerford announced...
- Mayor Brown Appointed To Governor Cuomo’s NY Works Task Force
— Today, Mayor Byron W. Brown was named one of 13 members on Governor Andrew Cuomo’s New York Works Task Force, a panel made up of leading finance, labor, planning and transportation professionals...
- Mayor Brown Releases 2012-13 City Budget