Update on Elmwood/Forest Project
June 15, 2017
On Wednesday, June 21st, at 4 p.m., a special Zoning Board of Appeals meeting will be held in Common Council Chambers in Buffalo’s City Hall to decide whether Chason Affinity will be granted the variances it needs to proceed with its development proposal at Elmwood and Forest. This is a critical test of the Green Code, and is the largest single building to be built within the Elmwood Village in many decades, representing a major planning divergence from its small scale, fine grained historic development pattern. At the request of neighborhood residents, PBN has issued recommendations for better integrating preservation and planning in the Elmwood Village, and you can read them here.