Deborah Lynn Williams: What have you done about it?
Change makers, paradigm shifters, doers large and small - conversations with people who have identified an issue and done something about it.
3/27/18 Investing on the West Side
Segment 1:  Why the west side?
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Segment 2:  Rehab - learning curve, costs, maintaining historic character.
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Segment 3:  Rent rates & gentrifications. Are smaller rehab projects having a positive effect on the west side community?
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3/7/18 Guest - Jessie Fisher, Executive Director of Preservation Buffalo Niagara (PBN)
Segment 1: Why our historical fabric is import an how it affects our community psyche. 
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Segment 2: Economic, tourism, small retail, and job creation impacts of preservation rehab.  Preservation creates/save places where people want to live and visit.
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Segment 3: Environmental impacts of preservation rehab versus demolition and building new.
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2/15/18 John Montague Founder and President Emeritus of Buffalo Maritime Center
Roger Allen Master Boatbuilder & Director Emeritus
Part 1: Hand to Hand and the importance of passing along the usefulness and importance of hand skills and craftsmanship to everyone, kids who are literally at risk and those who could simply use to know how to fix something in our toss-away society
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Part 2: The Bronze Foundry and the classes we will be hosting at the BMC
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Part 3: The replica of the packet boat for the Bicentennial of the Erie Canal and the importance of our WNY maritime heritage. 
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4/16/14 Why do we care about Art & Architecture in Buffalo?
Dana Saylor and Dan Sack join the show to talk about why we should care about art and historic architecture, what is their place in our future, and how do you make it happen large and small.
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3/11/13 Who determines how you live?
Erin Heaney, Executive Director of Clean Air Coalition and Stephanie Simeon, Executive Director of Heart of the City discuss community change and advocacy and how to get things done. Do you want clean air, safe housing, cohesive community? Learn how ordinary citizens, rich and poor, can come together to demand change in their community. New safe housing on the west side of Buffalo, Elimination of benzene in the air around Tonawanda Coke or a local crematorium can all be accomplished. Learn how to use these methods in your community.
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