Future of Outer Harbor up for discussion this week

July 7, 2014 Updated Jul 7, 2014 at 9:10 AM EDT

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Future of Outer Harbor up for discussion this week

July 7, 2014 Updated Jul 7, 2014 at 9:10 AM EDT


Public input is invited this week as the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp. has set three meetings to discuss the future of Buffalo's Outer Harbor.

ESD officials will be joined by Perkins+Will, a San Francisco-based planning and architecture firm that is leading in planning process of the approximately 350 acres of waterfront land.

The state acquired the property, which includes the Small Boat Harbor and what is now the first state park in the city of Buffalo, from the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority.

The meetings are set as follows:

Wednesday, July 9, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., WNED Studios, 140 Lower Terrace, Buffalo.

Thursday, July 10, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., Makowski Early Childhood Center, 1095 Jefferson Ave., Buffalo.

Saturday, July 12, 9 - 11 a.m., Old First Ward Community Center, 62 Republic St., Buffalo.

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