Design Change Could End Dispute Over Senior Facility at Gates Circle


From: The Buffalo News

“The bitter struggle over a proposed Canterbury Woods senior living facility at Gates Circle took a dramatic turn toward resolution over the weekend, after the nonprofit developer yielded to community pressure over the building’s design. Attention now shifts to the larger battle over the rest of the former hospital site.

After several weeks of arguing with neighbors over the type of materials to be used in the building’s facade, Episcopal Church Home & Affiliates reversed course late Friday and agreed to swap out metal panels in favor of terra cotta tiles for the upper three floors of the six-story building. That’s expected to pave the way for the project to proceed.”

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