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LISC Launches Livability Planning

LISC WNY launches our Livability Program this week.

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Free and Clear; The Evolution of Juneteenth

Juneteeth is widely known as the celebration of emancipation from forced slavery. Juneteenth of Buffalo is one of the longest running Juneteenth celebrations in the country. Started in 1976 as a culturally relevant alternative to the country’s Bicentennial Celebration, 2020 marks the 45th consecutive year of this celebration. But what does this celebration mean for Buffalo and for the people of Western New York?