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Posted on: November 29, 2021

Mayor Byron W. Brown's Daily Update 11-29-21

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Buffalo, NY — Mayor Byron W. Brown today reminded holiday shoppers that the 2021 ‘Queen City Pop-Up Holiday Edition’ is open every day this week, featuring four start-up retailers, as well as a returning pop-up vendor, who are offering a variety of products for holiday shoppers.

This season’s participating retailers are:

  • Grower’s Dream - candles, indoor gardening supplies and aroma therapy blends
  • House of Pressed - skincare and haircare supplies
  • Our Realiteez - t-shirts, hoodies and crewnecks
  • Soaring with Creations - handmade jewelry, home décor and glassware
  • Baskets By Regina - handmade gift baskets

The holiday pop-up will be open today through Friday, December 3, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturday, December 4, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The vendors are located on the first floor of the Buffalo Hyatt Regency, located in the 500 block of Main Street at 2 Fountain Plaza, across from the Starbucks kiosk.

Traffic Alert: Phase II of Allen Street Complete Project to Kick-off Tuesday, November 30


The City of Buffalo’s Public Works, Parks & Streets has announced that work on Phase II of the Allen Street Complete Project will begin on Tuesday, November 30. Utility work will take place along Allen Street, between Delaware Avenue and Park Street.

Motorists can expect daily traffic closures to the westbound lane of Allen Street, between Delaware and Elmwood Avenues, from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The detour route will be Delaware Avenue to Virginia Street to Elmwood Avenue.

The eastbound lane will remain open to vehicular traffic, and sidewalks on both sides of Allen Street will remain open during the utility phase of work

There will also be ‘No Parking’ zones on both sides of Allen Street from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. while work is underway.

Reminder: Winter bus route and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. residential street parking regulations are now in effect

The City of Buffalo’s winter parking regulations on bus routes are now in effect every day, from 1:30 a.m. to 7 a.m., through April 1, 2022. The City has also reactivated 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. parking restrictions on the City’s residential streets with those posted designations.

BuffaloLIT to mark Hanukkah by lighting up in blue and white tonight, November 29

The dome of Buffalo City Hall and the City’s BuffaloLIT partners will glow in blue and white in observance of Hanukkah.  Hanukkah is often called the Festival of Lights and is celebrated with the lighting of the menorah, traditional foods, games, and gifts.

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