Imagine for a moment if Carl Paladino owned this property and nothing happened...for four very long years! Yes...we know who would be leading the campaign to ride Carl out of town, again...
Please take a moment to read what Buffalo News reporter Sharon Linstedt wrote on October 9, 2006...
"This situation goes back quite awhile. Both buildings are seriously deteriorated, and the problems have not been addressed," City Development Commissioner Richard Tobe said. read the rest
Some people have suggested that these two buildings are the worst offenders in Buffalo's emerging retail and residential downtown. While the promise has been made - Jessie Schnell, who claims ownership as a representative of Triangle Development LLC and is also the Board President of Forever Elmwood
- to have these buildings secured by Monday January 8th, the future of 85 & 91 Genesee Street is very much in doubt.
Here's my flickr slide show
and some additional background - right here.
Here's a copy of the housing court file #1860/2005.
• Annals of Neglect
• Where is Perrysburg?
• Broken Promises...Writing the City
• Woodlawn Row Houses
• my flickr