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Draft Environmental Impact Statement Public Hearings

NFTA held two public hearings during the public comment period. The hearings included a brief presentation about the Draft EIS and provided a forum for members of the public to make formal comments on the document.

View the Public Hearing Presentation.

Outreach Events

Additional Public Outreach events will be scheduled so check back for further updates.

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Public Workshop, September 24, 2019

A public workshop was held on September 24 at Sweet Home Middle School to present the concept design plans, updated station design concepts, traffic analysis results, and preliminary environmental analysis and impacts. The following links are the material presented at the workshop as well as media coverage. Continue to check back for further information and updates on the conceptual engineering and release of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement.

Media Coverage


Public Workshop, June 11, 2019

A public workshop was held on June 11, 2019 at UB South Hayes Hall - Room 403 to present various station design concepts, ridership projections, and traffic analysis results.

Scoping Meeting, February 12, 2019

A scoping meeting was held on February 12, 2019 at Sweet Home Middle School in Amherst, NY to collect public input on the draft scope of work for the preparation of an environmental impact statement.

TV Mentions:


Public Open House, December 6, 2018

An Open House was held December 6, 2018 at Sweet Home Middle School in Amherst, NY to provide the results of the re-evaluation of the Locally Preferred Alternative.

Open House Flyer
Meeting Summary