Buffalo YIMBY 2018-2019: Breaking Ground is presented by Designing to Live Sustainably with Cedarland Development Group, and the City of Buffalo Division of Citizen Services.
We are excited to announce that this year’s festival will take place at 998 Broadway Avenue in the Broadway Fillmore Neighborhood in Buffalo, NY!
Program Highlights Include:
Demonstrations, Exhibits, Presentations, Workshops, Short Talks and Table Talks by block clubs, organizations and individuals and organizations that are making change happen and are interested in having a positive impact on their communities.
Rahwa Ghirmatzion, Executive Director of PUSH Buffalo
Katie O’Sullivan, Program Manager, Go Buffalo Niagara
Dennis Elsenbeck, Head of Energy and Sustainability, Energy Consulting Services, Phillips Lytle, LLP
Anthony James, Design Committee, Fillmore Forward
Gerald Erion, PhD, Professor of Philosophy, Medaille College
Breaking Ground Ideas & Design Competition Awards
$1000 Grand Prize
$350 2nd Place Prize
$150 3rd Place Prize
$500 Artist & Dreamer’s Award
$500 People’s Choice Award
Family Friendly Activities:
What’s Going on in Buffalo will be pod casting from 10-2!
Algonquin Sports for Kids demonstration
Art Exhibits by:
J. Tim Raymond
GoBike Buffalo & Buffalo Slow Roll- Spring bike tune-up and safety check. Representatives will also demonstrate how to commute to work effectively, basic strategies for choosing cycling routes, cyclist etiquette and NYS bicycle requirements such as lights & turn signals, and what GoBike offers at their workshop such as classes, events, and what is included with a GoBike membership.
The Change Circle
Sweet Flag Herbs
Wholly Healthy Solutions
Stay tuned for more additions!!