This is from the Buffalo News, which highlights parts of their City that have changed over the years. This one focused on the history of the Barge Canal at Lake Erie & the Niagara River. It's an interesting read.
This Bicycle Tour is just one example of how the NY Canal System is stating to thrive again
Part of NY Parks & Trails...the annual Cycle the Erie Canal 8 day bicycle tour is off and running for 2020. Sign-up is open at the NY P&T website.
NEW YORK PARKS & TRAILS WEBSITE
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