BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Buffalo Common Council President David Franczyk supportsCongressman Brian Higgins insistence that Bass Pro make a decisionin the next 14 days. Franczyk said, "It's time for Bass Pro toeither fish, or cut bait."
However, Common Council members put off a vote on Tuesday of thetransfer of ten crucial acres of land needed for the waterfrontproject to move forward, including Bass Pro.
The Buffalo Common Council has not acted on the land transfer ofthe Webster block from the city to the Erie Canal HarborDevelopment Corporation.
Councilmembers say they need more time to consider the deal theMayor Brown struck with the Harbor Development Corporation.
Some lawmakers are still hoping for a community benefitagreement, which includes a living wage for those who work on thewaterfront.
The question of the land transfer is expected to be brought upat next Tuesday’s Community Development Committee meeting, ofthe common council.
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.