On this mile stretch of Sycamore Street, between Fillmore and Walden Avenue, a funeral chapel, bar and a hand full of corner stores remain open. Imagine Elmwood Avenue, from Bidwell to Bryant, with six businesses. This is Buffalo's urban prairie, the visible part you see while driving East to the Galleria. Gasland closed in 2001.
Photos from this series are cross-posted on fixBuffalo's facebook page and archived here - Photo of the Day.