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April 18, 2018

Reactions of dismay, delight as state begins work on West River Parkway trail

Despite continued protest from some Grand Island residents, construction on the West River Parkway trail begins this week. In the future, this 8-mile road will offer bicyclists, pedestrians and outdoor enthusiasts with a safer route across the island, linking Buckhorn State Park to Beaver …

April 10, 2018

The City will release conceptual designs of Erie-Shelton Square Greenway Project

The City of Buffalo, Empire State Development and BUDC are moving forward with projects outlined in a 2015 redevelopment plan for Downtown public spaces. They will be presenting conceptual designs for the Erie/Shelton Square area at a public meeting on April 19. We are excited to see how they plan …

April 1, 2018

Gotta Bike? GO Bike Buffalo!

Justin Booth talks about the origins and growth of GObike, and why he loves to #BikeBFLO.

March 25, 2018

New bike amenities on Medical Campus aim to lure more riders

Bicycle-friendly improvements, coming soon to the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus!

February 28, 2018

Ice rinks? Aquatic centers? Nope. Residents want trails.

City and county planners and consultants are seeing a shift in public interest from sports complexes and indoor recreation centers to trails and greenways. We've been saying it for years, but it's great to see data that supports us! Western New Yorkers want more and better opportunities to get …

January 10, 2018

Buffalo Advocates Convince New York DOT to Rethink a Half-Baked Highway Removal

The state had pushed a "boulevard" design that was too much like the highway it was supposed to replace.

January 9, 2018

Community stakeholders welcome reset on Scajaquada Corridor project

The decision Monday by the New York State Department of Transportation to suspend its Scajaquada Corridor redesign project, in its most recent form, was welcomed by community stakeholders who hope the next draft will be one that satisfies their desires for the roadway and affected nearby lands.

January 8, 2018

State Drops Contested Plan to Convert Scajaquada into Lower-Speed Boulevard

The state has put the brakes on a plan to convert the Scajaquada Expressway into a lower-speed boulevard after receiving public comments that were overwhelmingly in opposition.

December 16, 2017

A little bit of grease, a little bit of love, and bikes are reborn for kids

(From The Buffalo News) GObike Buffalo's community workshop on Colvin Avenue recently turned into Santa's workshop, with bicycle mechanics and volunteers transforming donated two-wheelers into gifts worthy to be set under the tree on Christmas morning.

November 8, 2017

Stay in your lane! Neighborhood warns drivers to share road with bikes.

Fillmore Forward is taking steps to improve bicycle safety in their neighborhood.

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