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Artvoice Weekly Edition » Issue v12n23 (06/06/2013) » Section: The News, Briefly

Dispatches From Salt Lake: Duany Speaks on Buffalo

Andres Duany—the architect, author, and anti-sprawl evangelist—had plenty to say about Buffalo at the 21st Congress for the New Urbanism, which concluded in Salt Lake City on Saturday.

Boy, Did We Get That Wrong

Last week, in this space, we ran a piece about low voter turnout in Buffalo’s school board elections. At the center of the piece was a bit of snarky, gotcha-style journalism: We’d consulted a voter history database at the Erie County Board of Elections, which indicated that a suprisingly large number of elected officials who reside in the City of Buffalo had, like so many other eligible voters, failed to go to the polls.

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