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Posted on: October 18, 2018

Mayor Brown Hosts Mural Wall Dedication Ceremony At New Northland Workforce Training Center

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Buffalo, NY – The Northland Workforce Training Center, a new facility dedicated to providing training, internships, apprenticeships and permanent employment for City of Buffalo residents seeking high-paying and family sustaining careers, is now ...

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

Buffalo Manufacturing Works to begin $33.5 million build-out at Northland

It's on to Phase Two of the state's sprawling Northland Corridor project.

With work nearly complete on the new Northland Workforce Training Center, the Buffalo Urban Development Corp. has approved a new $33.46 million construction contract to prepare the r...

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Posted on: August 23, 2018

First round of classes start soon at Northland Workforce Training Center

BUFFALO, N.Y. — A key piece of Governor Cuomo's Buffalo Billion plan is soon to open on Buffalo's East Side.

The Northland Workforce Training Center will begin classes on September 10. Faculty and staff will move in later this week.

The $...

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Northland Corridor Redevelopment Project
Posted on: June 20, 2018

Northland Workforce Training Center Pre-Enrollment Session

Mayor Byron W. Brown, NYS Assemblywoman Crystal Peoples-Stokes & NYS Senator Tim Kennedy invite you to a Northland Workforce Training Center Pre-Enrollment Session Wed, June 27th from 5:30pm – 7:30pm - Edward Saunders Community Center 2777 Bailey Avenue.

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Posted on: May 21, 2018

Brown promises a gleaming transformation of east-side neighborhood with Northland Training Center

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Revitalizing Northland Avenue on Buffalo's east side is something that Mayor Byron Brown has been wanting to do since he was a Common Council Member in the mid-1990s.When Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the state was looking to fund a manufacturing traini...

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Posted on: May 12, 2018

Learn about new Northland Workforce Training Center at May 21 event

GIGIS AT NORTHLAND

The public is invited to learn more about the Northland Workforce Training that's scheduled to open this August at an event on May 21 in the Delavan Grider Community Center, 877 E. Delavan Ave.

The event begins with a two-hour session from 4 to 6 p.m. for ...

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Posted on: April 28, 2018

Construction Watch: Workforce Training Center

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The Workforce Training Center is taking shape along Northland Avenue.  The Center will occupy a significant portion of the former Clearing Niagara factory at 683 Northland.Construction of this initial phase is scheduled to be completed this summe...

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Northland Corridor Redevelopment Project
Posted on: March 29, 2018

Gigi’s Soul Food Restaurant is Tapped for the Northland Corridor Redevelopment Project

GIGIS AT NORTHLAND

An iconic restaurant on the East Side of Buffalo is getting a new lease on life. Gigi’s Restaurant, which closed in 2015 due to a fire, has been selected as the preferred food service provider for the ambitious Northland Corridor Redevelopment P...

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Northland Corridor Redevelopment Project
Posted on: March 27, 2018

Buffalo's Northland Corridor receives another $4M in state funds

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The state has awarded another $4 million to the Buffalo Northland Corridor redevelopment project.The funds are part of more than $80 million awarded Monday to dozens of municipalities in the fifth round of the Restore New York Communities Initiative. Admi...

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Northland Corridor Redevelopment Project
Posted on: February 9, 2018

Schumer gets Northland Corridor Redevelopment Project design plan approved

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - On Thursday Charles Schumer announced the approval of the Northland Corridor Redevelopment Project's design plan.Schumer says the approval of the design plan will allow the project to become eligible for an estimated $19 million his...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Mayor Brown, BUDC Announce Community Workforce Agreement for Northland Project

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June 9 - Mayor Byron W. Brown, Chairman of the Buffalo Urban Development Corporation, is pleased to announce the signing of the Northland Project Labor Agreement (PLA) between the Buffalo Urban Development Corp. (BUDC) and the Buffalo Building and Constru...

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Northland Corridor Redevelopment Project
Posted on: October 1, 2017

Mayor Brown Announces Start of Recruiting For The Northland Corridor Pre-Apprenticeship Program

Northland Workforce ReDev Center Rendering

October 1, 2017 – Mayor Byron W. Brown announced recruiting for the Northland Corridor Project Pre-Apprenticeship Program is underway. The first applications were made available Thursday evening, at the fourth in a series of Community Workforce ...

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Northland Corridor Redevelopment Project
Posted on: March 9, 2017

Mayor Brown Announces Key Steps in Northland Corridor Project

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March 9, 2017 – With the start of construction just days away, Mayor Byron W. Brown today announced the next series of important steps in the transformative Northland Corridor Project on Buffalo’s East Side.   As part of Mayor...

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Northland Corridor Redevelopment Project
Posted on: June 10, 2015

Northland Beltline Corridor Redevelopment Project

Northland Presser 2015

June 10, 2015 - Mayor Byron Brown was joined today by Buffalo Common Council President Darius Pridgen, Majority Leader Demone Smith and the Buffalo Urban Development Corporation (BUDC) to discuss the recent purchase of 777 Northland, a significant step fo...

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Northland Corridor Redevelopment Project
Posted on: September 1, 2017

$5.7 Million Streetscape Phase of the $70 Million Northland Corridor Project Begins

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September 1, 2017 – Mayor Byron W. Brown today announced that work is now underway on the $5.7 million streetscape phase of the $70 million Northland Corridor project. Crews began the complete transformation of Northland Avenue, between Grider S...

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