Downtown Syracuse

Speaker Tonight @ Civic Center
3:33 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

How the I-81 Replacement Project Might Learn from Boston's 'Big Dig'

The start of a speaker series about the future of Interstate 81 takes place tonight at Civic Center

Boston University Professor Virginia Greiman shares her experiences as a consultant on Boston's Big Dig road project tonight at a presentation and Q & A session in the Onondaga County Civic Center.  It's meant to provide some insight into the process Syracuse is going through with the necessary replacement for Interstate 81'S elevated portion

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Community
8:52 am
Wed February 26, 2014

A Fest to Celebrate Winter, then Hope for Spring

Hanover Square restaurants prepare for the Chili Cook-off
Mark Bialczak

A quick walk around Hanover Square at noontime Saturday found the downtown space getting ready for something special.

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Community
8:21 am
Wed January 29, 2014

Somebody Asks You for Money. How Do You React?

Downtown Syracuse
Credit Mark Bialczak

I think the request startled me.

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Housing Opportunities
4:53 pm
Tue October 29, 2013

4 Historic Apartment Buildings Get New Life Using Multiple Incentives

One of two buildings on James Street that make up the Kasson Place apartments. Construction is finishing up and many apartments are already rented.
Credit Chris Bolt/WAER News

Mayor Stephanie Miner and developers cut the ribbon Monday on 4 renovated historic apartment buildings that had been deteriorating. 

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PUBLIC TRANSIT
4:12 pm
Fri October 18, 2013

Would You Take a Train to Work?

The Centro Hub located in Downtown Syracuse
Credit Courtesy Centro

A group of people imagined a different Syracuse Friday morning where workers use public transportation to get around the city instead of driving to work on their own. 

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