Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority

Latest stories

7h
The Buffalo News
Buses’ diesel blasts en route to being relegated to the pastImagine stepping off a Metro bus without being blasted moments later by a heate
Buses’ diesel blasts en route to being relegated to the past
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 hours ago
Imagine stepping off a Metro bus without being blasted moments later by a heated cloud of dark, noxious diesel exhaust. The experience is coming to Buffalo this fall. The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority is changing 44 of its oldest... Read more
3d
The Buffalo News
Veterans should get a break on public transportation Military veterans in the metro area are being discriminated against by the Ni
Veterans should get a break on public transportation
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
Military veterans in the metro area are being discriminated against by the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority. In order to receive a reduced fare bus pass, veterans awarded disability... Read more
11d
The Buffalo News
Metro Rail aboveground closed this weekendMetro Rail will be closed above ground Saturday and Sunday, due to work related
Metro Rail aboveground closed this weekend
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
Metro Rail will be closed above ground Saturday and Sunday, due to work related to Buffalo’s project to return vehicular traffic to the 500 block of Main Street. The aboveground section is being closed to allow for new train control equipment to be... Read more
12d
The Buffalo News
Buffalo Niagara, Olean airports receive FAA grantsBuffalo Niagara International and Cattaraugus County-Olean airports will receiv
Buffalo Niagara, Olean airports receive FAA grants
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
Buffalo Niagara International and Cattaraugus County-Olean airports will receive Federal Aviation Adnministration grants for infrastructure improvements, Sens. Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand, both D-N.Y., announced Tuesday. The Buffalo... Read more
2 related stories
12d
The Buffalo News
Three WNY airports get $3.6 million in federal fundsBuffalo Niagara International and Cattaraugus County-Olean airports will receiv
Three WNY airports get $3.6 million in federal funds
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
Buffalo Niagara International and Cattaraugus County-Olean airports will receive Federal Aviation Adnministration grants for infrastructure improvements, Sens. Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand, both D-N.Y., announced Tuesday. The Buffalo... Read more
2 related stories
12d
The Buffalo News
Three wny airports get $3.6 million in fed fundsBuffalo Niagara International and Cattaraugus County-Olean airports will receiv
Three wny airports get $3.6 million in fed funds
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
Buffalo Niagara International and Cattaraugus County-Olean airports will receive Federal Aviation Adnministration grants for infrastructure improvements, Sens. Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand, both D-N.Y., announced Tuesday. The Buffalo... Read more
2 related stories
13d
The Buffalo News
Buffalo man involved in cross-country pot and money laundering plot pleads guiltyA 28-year-old Buffalo-area man busted along with a California man in a marijuan
Buffalo man involved in cross-country pot and money laundering plot pleads guilty
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
A 28-year-old Buffalo-area man busted along with a California man in a marijuana distribution and money laundering scheme here last fall pleaded guilty to conspiracy to launder money before U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara Monday. Benjamin... Read more
17d
UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Symposium examines big data’s role in transportationFewer traffic jams. Better gas mileage. Safer roads. Those are just a few bene
Symposium examines big data’s role in transportation
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 17 days ago
Fewer traffic jams. Better gas mileage. Safer roads. Those are just a few benefits of transportation informatics, a growing field of research that centers on analyzing massive amounts of information, or big data, to address critical transportation... Read more
20d
The Buffalo News
Wage subsidies help clients PIVOT out of welfareUnusual but small Although Erie County welfare-to-work programs have existed f
Wage subsidies help clients PIVOT out of welfare
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
Unusual but small Although Erie County welfare-to-work programs have existed for over 40 years, this version evolved following passage of the 1996 Welfare Reform Act that required recipients to find work after a limited time on the rolls. Amy... Read more
22d
The Buffalo News
Rebuilding the Isaiah Project: Free program prepares trainees for construction tradesNIAGARA FALLS – The Isaiah 61 Project lost some momentum as it went through a r
Rebuilding the Isaiah Project: Free program prepares trainees for construction trades
The Buffalo News / Posted 22 days ago
NIAGARA FALLS – The Isaiah 61 Project lost some momentum as it went through a recent transition in leadership, its new executive director admits. But with a new class of trainees starting last week, the program aimed at providing skills in the... Read more
24d
The Buffalo News
Garrett Leather building to be converted to apartmentsOne of the area’s leading real estate developers is buying a longtime West Side
Garrett Leather building to be converted to apartments
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
One of the area’s leading real estate developers is buying a longtime West Side warehouse facility that has been home to an upscale leather supplier, with plans to turn it into the city’s newest apartment building. Ciminelli Real Estate Corp. has... Read more
1m
The Buffalo News
Original Pizza Logs to get cheap hydropowerThe company that makes Original Pizza Logs is getting cheap hydropower from the
Original Pizza Logs to get cheap hydropower
The Buffalo News / Posted a month ago
The company that makes Original Pizza Logs is getting cheap hydropower from the New York Power Authority for its $3 million project to build a new production facility in Wheatfield. The NYPA board of trustees approved the grant of 100 kilowatts of... Read more
1m
The Buffalo News
Metro Rail’s Allen Station to be closed this weekendMetro Rail’s Allen-Medical Campus Station will close Saturday and Sunday to acc
Metro Rail’s Allen Station to be closed this weekend
The Buffalo News / Posted a month ago
Metro Rail’s Allen-Medical Campus Station will close Saturday and Sunday to accommodate ongoing construction of the new University at Buffalo Medical School above the facility. The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority said shuttle buses will... Read more

People in this news