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So you don’t want nuclear waste in your water?March 1, 2018, 7-9 pm

Sierra Club, Alan Lockwood, MD

So often we find ourselves cleaning up the messes that others make; undoing structures that harm. But here we have an opportunity to prevent a catastrophic event in our region – the possible contamination of our water and our Lake with nuclear waste.

Workers Rights are Human Rights: Wendt Workers on The Public GoodFebruary 27, 2018, 7-7:30 pm

Sam Magavern

Join us on The Public Good this week! We'll hear from Jeff George and Bill Hudson from the Workers Freedom Coalition of Western NY. We'll be talking about workers' issues on the floor of Wendt's production location in Cheektowaga, represented by Iron Workers Shopmen Local 576.

Discussion of Affordable Housing and Inclusionary ZoningFebruary 27, 2018, 2-3 pm

Sam Magavern

Please come out and support Sam Magavern speak about affordable housing and inclusionary zoning in the city of Buffalo!  

Property Tax Increases in the City of Buffalo: Gretchen Gonzalez on the Public GoodFebruary 20, 2018, 7-7:30 pm

Join us on The Public Good this week! We'll hear from Gretchen Gonzalez discussing Property Tax increases in Buffalo and tax foreclosure. Listen in, then to learn more visit the Volunteer Lawyer Project here and Facebook page here.  The show will air live on Power 96.5 …

City of Buffalo Tax Foreclosure Reform: Volunteer Lawyers Project on The Public GoodFebruary 20, 2018, 7-7:30 pm

Sarah Wooton

Join us on The Public Good this week! We'll hear from Gretchen Gonzalez from the Volunteer Lawyer's Project. Gretchen will talk with us about City of Buffalo tax foreclosure reform.

#FreeNewYork Town HallFebruary 15, 2018, 5:30-8 pm

Partnership for the Public Good, Voice Buffalo, Open Buffalo, Citizen Action, PUSH Buffalo, JLUSA, Prisoners are People Too

Learn and share about the painful impact of our jails and the policies that drive incarceration in Erie county!

Greater East Side Fields of Dreams Block Club: Marva and Micheal Threat on The Public GoodFebruary 13, 2018, 7-7:30 pm

Sam Magavern

Join us on The Public Good this week! We'll hear from Marva and Micheal Threat discussing Greater East Side Block Club Listen in, then to learn more visit the Greater East Side Block Club website here and Facebook page here.  The show will air live on Power 96.5 …

Protecting Homeowners from Steep Tax Increases: A Town Hall MeetingFebruary 12, 2018, 6:30-7:30 pm

Allentown Association, Westside Neighborhood Housing Services, Preservation Buffalo Niagara, Partnership for the Public Good, and Assemblyman Sean Ryan

In recent years, housing values in some Buffalo neighborhoods have risen dramatically. After the City completes its comprehensive reassessment, homeowners in “hot” neighborhoods may see steep increases in their property taxes in 2019.

Black Business BazaarFebruary 10, 2018, 11 am-3 pm

African Heritage Food Co-op

Black Business Bazaar is back! African Heritage Food Co-op is hosting a Black Business Bazaar on February 10th from 11am-3pm at the Pratt Willert Community Center located at 422 Pratt St. Buffalo NY, 14208. There will be 30 vendors, music, and more! To Vend, please e-mail …

PANTHFRICA Art Exhibit Opening ReceptionFebruary 9, 2018, 5-8 pm

Buffalo Arts Studio, Crossroads Collective

The PANTHFRICA Art Exhibit Opening Reception will take place at Buffalo Arts Studio on Friday, February 9 from 5-8pm to kick-off PANTHFRICA celebrations. Buffalo Arts Studio (BAS) is located in the Tri-Main Building, Suite 500, 2495 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214.