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Artvoice Weekly Edition » Issue v11n13 (03/29/2012) » Section: Week in Review

Trico: Rocco's Got a Dollar in His Pocket

On Tuesday evening, the Campaign for Greater Buffalo History, Architecture & Culture hosted a meeting about the future of the Trico building at Promised Land Baptist Church, at High and Mulberry streets in the Fruit Belt. Among the speakers was developer Rocco Termini, who in recent years has become one of the city’s preeminent restorers and re-users of historic properties.

NFTA: Planes, Concerts, and a Fare Hike

You can go up to the sixth floor for the NFTA Board of Commissioners meeting only after signing in at the lobby desk with a friendly receptionist, and after being checked, not frisked, by a friendly NFTA policeman. Once you’ve arrived at the sixth floor, you exit the elevator and head to the conference room, passing framed photographs of each commissioner. You can’t stop and admire them for too long, however; the officer who escorts you keeps you moving.

Scorecard: The Week's Winners & Losers

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