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Weekly Update: June 12th, 2019



Come hang with us.Terra Cotta City! Isn’t the Tour You’ve Been Waiting For, It’s the Tour You Deserve. 

Winter’s long gone so it’s about time you start looking up. Come join our very own Christiana Limniatis on a jam-packed magical terra cotta mystery tour where you will learn about the technology and methods used to build and preserve these terra cotta landmarks over the years. Christy is Hilarious, that’s right with a capital H, and has over 12 years of experience in historic preservation so you’re guaranteed to walk away with a belly full of laughs and a brain full of new smarts. Not convinced? Watch this then head over to our website to register for our June Terra Cotta City! Tour.

 

Be nice to yourself and sign up.

It’s Time to Go Green: E.B. Green.

Have you ever heard of the Dun Building? Well, how about the Albright-Knox? Ever seen that super shiny gold dome M&T Bank in downtown Buffalo? Of course you have. But, did you know they were all designed by E.B. Green? Either way, it’s time to get your brakes checked so you can cycle with PBN through the streets of Buffalo to discover the indelible mark of E.B. Green on June 22nd. See both iconic and lesser known buildings designed by the man who produced over 200 buildings in Buffalo. This special bike tour is open to riders of all levels and includes 10-12 miles of moderately paced biking. Don’t forget to register and invite a friend.

 

Come get an exclusive look.

Hard Hat Tour: Chandler Street

Want to get an exclusive look at exciting adaptive reuse projects? Then join us for a Hard Hat Tour of Chandler Street. Once home to factories for companies including Linde Air Products and Jewett Refrigerator, Chandler Street is growing quickly, recently becoming the home of Thin Man Brewery, BlackBird Cider Works, and other rehabitlitation projects. On June 20th, join PBN as we tour some of the unfinished sites with Signature Development. You can find more info or register here




Weekly Update: June 5th, 2019

Willert Park Courts announced as One of the 11 Most Endangered Historic Places in the United States

Willert Park Courts, a site PBN has been dedicated to saving for ten years, was named one of the 11 Most Endangered Historic Places in the United States by the National Trust for Historic Preservation. This has brought Willert Park Courts both national and local recognition as it has been mentioned in USA TodayCNNBuffalo Rising, and WBFO. If you would like to help then sign this petition or ask a friend to join us.

 

Hard Hat Tour: Chandler Street

Want to get an exclusive look at exciting adaptive reuse projects? Then join us for a Hard Hat Tour of Chandler Street. Once home to factories for companies including Linde Air Products and Jewett Refrigerator, Chandler Street is quickly growing recently becoming the home of Thin Man Brewery, BlackBird Cider Works, and other rehabilitation projects. On June 20th, join PBN as we tour some of the unfinished sites with Signature Development. You can find more info or register here

 

E.B. Green Tour de Force

It’s time to get your brakes checked so you can cycle with PBN through the streets of Buffalo to discover the indelible mark of E.B. Green on June 22nd. See both iconic and lesser known buildings designed by the man who produced over 200 buildings in Buffalo. This special bike tour is open to riders of all levels and includes 10-12 miles of moderately paced biking. Don’t forget to register and always wear your helmet.