Tonawanda waterfront project, shoreline trail, Island park upgrade backed for Greenway funds

People enjoy lunch and a walk through Niawanda park in Tonawanda on another 80-degree day in September. (Mark Mulville/Buffalo News)

People enjoy lunch and a walk through Niawanda park in Tonawanda on another 80-degree day in September. (Mark Mulville/Buffalo News)

Two recreation projects in the Tonawandas that would improve both trails and docks on the combined waterfronts are being considered for Niagara River Greenway funding. "This would really make a huge difference in the city,"  City of Tonawanda Mayor Rick Davis said. Learn more about the projects in the Buffalo News.