Tonawanda Coke Found Guilty! Sentencing This Friday

Tonawanda Coke Corporation has been found guilty of violating its probation. This past Friday, the government argued that Tonawanda Coke violated its 2014 probation by...

New York State needs Commitment to Renewable Energy

By Geovaira HernandezOn Sept. 8, thousands of people worldwide united for a day of action around climate and economic justice. Rise Up for Climate, Jobs and Justice events, like the one we helped organize in Buffalo at Canalside – which drew several hu...

Our Outer Harbor: What’s New?

There is movement on the Outer Harbor front now that the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation (ECHDC) has initiated a six month planning process to develop a design strategy for three areas: Terminal B, the Marina across from Canal Side, and “The Park” – the large open space on Lake Erie (See article in 9.12.18 [&hellip

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Our Outer Harbor: What’s New?

There is movement on the Outer Harbor front now that the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation (ECHDC) has initiated a six month planning process to develop a design strategy for three areas: Terminal B, the Marina across from Canal Side, and “The Park” – the large open space on Lake Erie (See article in 9.12.18 [&hellip

The post Our Outer Harbor: What’s New? appeared first on GrowWNY.

Our Outer Harbor: What’s New?

There is movement on the Outer Harbor front now that the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation (ECHDC) has initiated a six month planning process to develop a design strategy for three areas: Terminal B, the Marina across from Canal Side, and “The Park” – the large open space on Lake Erie (See article in 9.12.18 [&hellip

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PUSH Buffalo; Partners Responds to Fatal West Side Shooting

As partners in the former School #77, PUSH Buffalo, Peace of the City, and Ujima Co., Inc., awoke to news this morning that a...
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ERIE COUNTY REPORT BRIEF REGARDING TONAWANDA COKE FIRE

Following is the detail of a brief report prepared for Erie County Executive Mark C.  Poloncarz by personnel from the Erie County Department of...
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Firefighters initially Denied Access to Large Fire at Tonawanda Coke

Another day, another issue at Tonawanda Coke. Local fire departments responded to a large fire on the property of the Tonawanda Coke plant on River Road...

Job Posting: Community Garden Coordinator

Position Summary: The Community Garden Coordinator is responsible for the coordination and support of all community gardens in the Grassroots Gardens network. This individual acts as the main point of contact for current and potential community gardeners in Buffalo and Niagara Falls. The Coordinator also teaches gardening workshops, assists with annual events, manages volunteer activity, [&hellip

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Rise for Climate Jobs & Justice

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EVENT: Rise for Climate, Jobs & Justice – Sept.8, 12:30 PM,...

On Saturday, Sept. 8, People will gather in Buffalo to rally along with others across the USA and around the World to demand that local leaders commit to building a fossil-free world that works for all of us. Join Us at CANALSIDE in Buffalo  o...
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Residents and Officials Putting the Pressure on Tonawanda Coke

With over 175 cited environmental violations in the last few months, Tonawanda Coke continues to operate and pollute at the expense of our communities...