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Waterfront Development: Linking the City to Our Region's Natural Resource

Connecting our developing waterfront to our central business district as essential to downtown revitalization and the area's overall economic development. Read more »

Thriving Medical Corridor

National Health Care Innovation Here in WNY

With the Buffalo-Niagara Medical Campus expanding, Western New York is increasingly being seen as a leader in the medical research and health care industry. Read more »

Hydropower: The Key to Our Past, Present & Future

Getting WNY's Fair Share from Our Region's Richest Natural Resource

After quite a fight, we achieved a great victory for Western New York by securing the financing necessary to transform the once desolate waterfront.  Read more »

For additional stories about progress in Western New York and Washington, be sure to check Brian's Blog.

Previous Blog Posts

November 18, 2011

It's Time for Big Infrastructure Investment

September 30, 2011

We Want to Hear from You!

September 9, 2011

Remembering Jim Molloy

Recent Blog Post April 26, 2012

Statement from Congressman Brian Higgins on Israeli Independence Day

The following statement was introduced into the record by Congressman Brian Higgins on April 26, 2012: Mr. Speaker, I rise today in support and recognition of Israel Independence Day and to honor a country that has made huge strides since its independence... ...Read more

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December 10, 2012
Higgins Calls for $2 Transfer of Outer Harbor Property ...more

November 30, 2012
Congressman Higgins Announces New DOT Policies Put Into Place In Response to Direct Air Shut Down ...more

November 29, 2012
Higgins Encourages Smart Infrastructure Investment ...more

November 28, 2012
Higgins Urges Congress to Reject Sequestration for Medical Research Funding ...more

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