Public meetings about plans for city parks in Niagara Falls will be held Monday and Tuesday night.
Monday's session on the Parks Master Plan Project will involve park sites across the city. It will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Niagara County Community College's Culinary Arts Institute on Old Falls Street.
Tuesday's session will focus on parks in LaSalle. It will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in 79th Street Elementary School.
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Mayor Paul A. Dyster has called a news conference for 3 p.m. Tuesday to talk about the city's plans for its share of revenue from Seneca Niagara Casino.
Dyster will announce a "step-by-step course of action" during a session planned for Council Chambers in City Hall.
"There are many questions surrounding this settlement and I want to communicate the facts directly to the public," Dyster said in a written statement released Sunday afternoon.
Here's Dyster's full statement:
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The local share of casino revenue is ready to flow again.
And the communities that host the Seneca Nation's three casinos are more than ready to receive it.
There hasn't been an official breakdown released publicly of how the $89 million will be split up between the City of Niagara Falls and the other entities in line under state legislation to receive part of the funding.
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Tonight's meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the district's administration building, 630 66th St.
Here's the agenda:
Niagara Falls School Board agenda - June 13, 2013
The city Planning Board will consider requests for permission to construct two outdoor patios when it meets tonight.
Duff's Famous Wings in Pine Plaza and Niagara County Community College's Culinary Arts Institute need permission to encroach on the city's right-of-way. Here's tonight's complete agenda:
Niagara Falls Planning Board agenda, June 12, 2013
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An LA Fitness location near the Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls is on track to open in early December.
Construction of the 35,000-square-foot building on Factory Outlet Boulevard near Niagara Falls Boulevard is being undertaken by Benderson Development.
The developer also has plans to build two smaller buildings nearby, closer to the Niagara Falls Boulevard intersection, Benderson Vice President Eric Recoon said in an email last week.
The firm still needs to get city approvals for that portion, and hopes to start development on one of those buildings this summer, Recoon said.