No meetings I'm aware of in City Hall today, but Mayor Brown has a proclamation ceremony scheduled for 2 p.m. in his office in recognition of Desiree Wiley. a TV news reporter and... Read More
Budget talk continues today, but the venue changes. Now it's time for the city's "advisory only" control board, formally called the Buffalo Fiscal Stability Authority, to get a look... Read More
City budget and more
Big item today is the city budget. The Common Council gets to play around a little with Mayor Brown's 2015-16 spending plan before adopting it mid-morning.
As I've said... Read More
I got a great suggestion from a one-time City Hall official who said the title of these blog items - City Hallways - got her thinking literally. "What about introducing a little treasure hunt... Read More
I just walked into City Hall and spotted Mayor Brown about to leave the building on a bicycle. He was headed to the medical campus for a press conference. It's National Bike to Work Day. But aside... Read More
Nothing special on the calendar that I know of today, but I picked up a few tidbits worth passing along.
First is a nod to Buffalo News political reporter Bob McCarthy, who was right-on when... Read More
People love nice streets, so stands to reason politicians like to announce when roadways are getting fixed up.
Mayor Brown and Congressman Higgins are going to be at the corner of Kenmore and... Read More
I thought I'd start to new thing today, a morning post letting folks know what's on the City hall agenda each morning, and also anything I happen to learn early in the day.
For example, this... Read More