Upcoming Meetings

WE NEED YOU: Your voice, Your views, Your presence is requested for Community Conversations about Michigan Street African American Heritage Corridor.

The Michigan Street African American Heritage Corridor Commission invites members of the public to a Community Conversation to envision what the Corridor can and should, be and do, for YOU and OUR community. Neighbors, visitors, organizers, educators, locals, small business owners and leaders are invited to reimagine our historic space, as the Corridor strives to revitalize our anchor sites and reintroduce the corridor to our broader community. How do you want live, work and play in the Corridor?


The Commission wants to hear how the corridor can better serve you and your community. Let us dream big and share ways that a diverse array of community stakeholders (like you!)


Here is how you can participate in this event: 

  • Envision the Corridor’s place in the world, from your perspective, needs and desires.

  • Come ready to have an open discussion, share feedback, and brainstorm Ideas.

  • Suggest others in your network who need to be included at the table for future Community Conversations 

Our first community meeting took place on Tuesday, May 4, 2021, at 6:00 PM. See the presentation and notes here.

Couldn't make our first general meeting? We have a series of focus meetings scheduled as well! If you choose to attend one, please make sure you are selecting a group that fits you best. 

  • Arts, Culture, & Educator - May 5, 2021 @ 6:00 PM

  • Church Leaders & Elders - May 6, 2021 @ 4:00 PM 

  • Young Professionals (under 40)  - May 13, 2021 @ 6:00 PM

  • Block Clubs, Neighbored Associations, & Businesses - May 18, 2021 @ 4:00 PM

Register for any of them with the link below and by selecting the date when prompted. Email info@michiganstreetbuffalo.org if you are having problems registering for immediate assistance. 

Join our next public meeting! All are welcome to tune in via zoom on July 27, 2021 at 6:00 PM to learn about our progress and give feedback on the plans. To register please use the link below. 

Invite your friends! We want to hear from everyone to make sure the Corridor becomes what you want and what Buffalo needs.