BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - A multi-million dollar agreement has been made for Buffalo'sInner Harbor.
News 4 first told you about this back in December, and it'shappening Tuesday. A $105 million private investment at thewaterfront.
NYPA CEO and President Richard Kessel signed an agreement withErie Canal Harbor Development Corporation.
The agreement will create over 1,000 jobs and infuse over $9million in sales-tax revenue for the region.
News 4 caught up with Congressman Brian Higgins who said, thisis an important step for the Power Authority.
"It's another victory for Buffalo and western New York, bringingback the resources from the Niagara Power project that were takenfrom this community about fifty years ago. So we began the processof bringing those resources back in 2005, this is another majorstep which will increase the public funding for infrastructureimprovements here at Canal Side to well over $100 million," Higginssaid.
A man who was wrongly convicted of second degree murder in 2009 has been set free after spending four years in prison.
Investigators have pieced together who is responsible for dumping a dog on the side of the road inside a zipped up Coors Light thermal bag.
State Police need your help finding the pickup truck driver who pinned a mother against her vehicle as she was loading her baby and young son into it and then fled the scene.
Though less than an inch of lake effect snow appears to have fallen in Orchard Park, in southern Erie County and further south it's a much different story.
The district received more than $5.5 million on Tuesday, which covers its share of revenues from the Seneca Allegany Casino.
Buffalo's running community has lost an icon. John Beishline has died.