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The Buffalo News
Poloncarz raises prospect of suing Clarence IDAtax breaks – which affect not only the town but also the county, the school dis
Poloncarz raises prospect of suing Clarence IDA
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 hours ago
tax breaks – which affect not only the town but also the county, the school district, other area municipalities and the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority – and Poloncarz said he would sue to recoup the lost revenues for the county. “I’m... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County executive threatens to sue Clarence IDA over tax breaks for Salvatore projecttax breaks – which affect not only the town but also the county, the school dis
Erie County executive threatens to sue Clarence IDA over tax breaks for Salvatore project
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 hours ago
tax breaks – which affect not only the town but also the county, the school district, other area municipalities and the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority – and Poloncarz said he would sue to recoup the lost revenues for the county. “I’m... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County exec threatens to sue Clarence IDA over tax breaktax breaks – which affect not only the town but also the county, the school dis
Erie County exec threatens to sue Clarence IDA over tax break
The Buffalo News / Posted 22 hours ago
tax breaks – which affect not only the town but also the county, the school district, other area municipalities and the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority – and Poloncarz said he would sue to recoup the lost revenues for the county. “I’m... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Schumer: Let’s have a summit on building new Amtrak station in Buffalonot to be upgraded since the late-1990s. Schumer, D-Buffalo, invited represent
Schumer: Let’s have a summit on building new Amtrak station in Buffalo
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
not to be upgraded since the late-1990s. Schumer, D-Buffalo, invited representatives from Amtrak, the City of Buffalo, the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority and Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation, and Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Spirit Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Buffalo Niagara International Airporta.m. The A320 Airbus was in the air a few minutes when a pilot noticed the flam
Spirit Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Buffalo Niagara International Airport
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
a.m. The A320 Airbus was in the air a few minutes when a pilot noticed the flames, said Doug Hartmayer, spokesman for the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority. The pilot shut down the engine and diverted the flight to the airport in... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Allen-Medical Campus Station to close Saturday for two weeksuse the shuttle service. The closure will allow crews to install a new elevato
Allen-Medical Campus Station to close Saturday for two weeks
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
use the shuttle service. The closure will allow crews to install a new elevator and real-time bus and rail message boards, Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority officials said. Rebuilt escalators will also be tested and the entire station... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Emergency vehicles to swarm airport Saturday for large-scale training drillis planned. The training exercise is required by the Federal Aviation Administ
Emergency vehicles to swarm airport Saturday for large-scale training drill
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
is planned. The training exercise is required by the Federal Aviation Administration every three years, according to the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority. The airport’s emergency plan is being tested. This year’s training scenario will... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Economic Development Council selects 32 projects in funding requestthat includes medical device maker Medtronic. The council also is backing a re
Economic Development Council selects 32 projects in funding request
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 days ago
that includes medical device maker Medtronic. The council also is backing a request for $28.1 million in funding for the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority to realign the Metro Rail tracks from Scott Street to the DL&W Terminal to allow... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Teen struck by NFTA police carA 14-year-old north Buffalo boy was struck by a Niagara Frontier Transportation
Teen struck by NFTA police car
The Buffalo News / Posted 16 days ago
A 14-year-old north Buffalo boy was struck by a Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority police car as he darted across Amherst Street near Fairfield Avenue about 3 p.m. Monday, a NFTA official said. The boy, who had just gotten off an Metro bus... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Coalition for Economic Justice to rally with NFTA riders, workersJustice will gather Wednesday afternoon outside the downtown bus station a day
Coalition for Economic Justice to rally with NFTA riders, workers
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 days ago
Justice will gather Wednesday afternoon outside the downtown bus station a day before scheduled contract talks between the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority and agency employees. Coalition members, along with bus riders, drivers and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Dean J. Sallak, former ECIDA and NFTA chief financial officerAdministration before becoming the chief financial officer of the Erie County I
Dean J. Sallak, former ECIDA and NFTA chief financial officer
The Buffalo News / Posted 27 days ago
Administration before becoming the chief financial officer of the Erie County Industrial Development Agency, and then the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority. He worked to finance a large number of public-sector and business-related... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Dean J. Sallak, former ECIDA chief fnancial officerAdministration before becoming the chief financial officer of the Erie County I
Dean J. Sallak, former ECIDA chief fnancial officer
The Buffalo News / Posted 27 days ago
Administration before becoming the chief financial officer of the Erie County Industrial Development Agency, and then the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority. He worked to finance a large number of public-sector and business-related... Read more
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The Buffalo News
More local police agencies offer help to drug addicts seeking treatmentin September: the towns of Cheektowaga, Evans, Hamburg, Lancaster and Orchard P
More local police agencies offer help to drug addicts seeking treatment
The Buffalo News / Posted 28 days ago
in September: the towns of Cheektowaga, Evans, Hamburg, Lancaster and Orchard Park, as well as the Village of Depew and the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority. Police stations in these communities offer assistance to walk-ins from 7 a.m. to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
NFTA considers turnstiles at Metro stationsThe Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority wants to know what riders think a
NFTA considers turnstiles at Metro stations
The Buffalo News / Posted 28 days ago
The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority wants to know what riders think abandoning the “honor” system and installing turnstiles at Metro Rail stations. The authority will hold a public forum 5 p.m. Thursday in the auditorium of the Buffalo &... Read more
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The Buffalo News
More local police departments offer help to drug addicts seeking treatmentin September: the towns of Cheektowaga, Evans, Hamburg, Lancaster and Orchard P
More local police departments offer help to drug addicts seeking treatment
The Buffalo News / Posted 29 days ago
in September: the towns of Cheektowaga, Evans, Hamburg, Lancaster and Orchard Park, as well as the Village of Depew and the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority. Police stations in these communities offer assistance to walk-ins from 7 a.m. to... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
NFTA in need of bus drivers, holds open housefor between 35 and 40 new bus drivers, both full and part time, as well as mech
NFTA in need of bus drivers, holds open house
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 29 days ago
for between 35 and 40 new bus drivers, both full and part time, as well as mechanics, technicians and electricians. The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority operates Metro Bus and Rail lines in the Buffalo-Niagara Region. Those who are... Read more
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The Buffalo News
NFTA looking for public comment next weekThe Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority will seek public comment on Wedne
NFTA looking for public comment next week
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority will seek public comment on Wednesday and Thursday over Metro Bus and Rail’s proposed new fare collection upgrade. The hearings will focus on changes to accessing Metro vehicles and fare collection... Read more
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The Buffalo News
After leading D’Youville, Sister Denise turns to buses, trains and airplanesWhen Sister Denise A. Roche convened her first meeting as chairwoman of the Nia
After leading D’Youville, Sister Denise turns to buses, trains and airplanes
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
When Sister Denise A. Roche convened her first meeting as chairwoman of the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority on Thursday, she must have felt a sense of business as usual. As president of D’Youville College for 37 years, she commanded the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
After leading college, Sister Denise now turns attention to buses, trains, and airplanesWhen Sister Denise A. Roche convened her first meeting as chairwoman of the Nia
After leading college, Sister Denise now turns attention to buses, trains, and airplanes
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
When Sister Denise A. Roche convened her first meeting as chairwoman of the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority on Thursday, she must have felt a sense of business as usual. As president of D’Youville College for 37 years, she commanded the... Read more

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