Council Spotlight:

Fillmore District


Welcome to The City of Buffalo Common Council Spotlight: Fillmore District! This dashboard will use data storytelling to feature Fillmore District.
Fillmore District
Common Council Representative:
Mitch Nowakowski

Mitch Nowakowski represents Fillmore District. He holds an A.A.S. from Erie Community College and a B.A. from Buffalo State College. Mr. Nowakowski served as legislative aide and council staff member. He currently serves on the Erie County Youth Board and Equality New York.

Contact:
65 Niagara Sq., Rm 1408
Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 851 – 4138

Open 311 Service Requests In Fillmore District
These maps show service requests that are currently open. Click on a specific point to view details of each request open in Fillmore Council District, or hover your cursor over a shaded region on the density map of Buffalo to see the total number of open service requests in each district. 
Adjust the search parameters in the drop-filter menus to view your maps with specific service request types such as housing violation, tote replacement, and/or pothole report, or to include closed cases. Use the location filter to delimit the map by radius from a specific address.

Open 311 Service Requests By Type In Fillmore District

Distribution Of 20 Common Types Of 311 Service Requests
From Fillmore District (Current Year)
Hover over the pie chart below to see the distribution of the twenty most common 311 service requests types in Fillmore District over the past year. Click on a service type to view the department to which the request was assigned. 

Active Code Violations In Fillmore District
This map displays all active code violations in Fillmore District. Adjust the drop down filters to delimit the results shown on the map, or click on individual points for additional detail. Use the location filter to delimit the map by radius from a specific address.

Active Code Violations In Fillmore District By
Code Section 
This graph illustrates the count of active code violations in Fillmore District by code section. To drill-down into the description of the code violation, click/tap on any bar in the chart.

Housing Court Cases In Fillmore District
This map displays all housing court cases in Fillmore District that have reached arraignment and are adjudicated in Buffalo Housing Court. Open cases are shown in red. Click on individual points for details on each case. Use the location filter to delimit the map by radius from a specific address.

Registered Rentals In Fillmore District By Lead Compliance
On July 6, 2004 an Ordinance under Chapter 264 - Licensing of Rental Housing Business - was passed unanimously by the Common Council. The Rental Registration Program was implemented in January 2005 to help identify problem properties and absentee landlords. It is used to assist code enforcement efforts to improve the quality of life for tenants and neighbors of rental dwellings.
Local Law requires landlords to comply with the Lead Paint Notice Form and Attestation. Registered rental properties that are not currently in compliance are shown in red on the map below. Click on a point to view details such as the address or payment status of the property's registration fee ("Milestone"). Use the location filter to delimit the map by radius from a specific address.

General Inspections In Fillmore District By Result (Current Year)
A general inspection means that a City inspector is responding to a complaint or concern given through 311 or other sources to ascertain validity. The map below shows all general inspections with a result date in the current year. Scroll your cursor over individual points to get details of a specific inspection. Use the location filter to delimit the map by radius from a specific address.

Active Business Licenses In Fillmore District
A valid license is required to conduct certain businesses within the official limits of the City of Buffalo. This map shows active business licenses in Fillmore District. Use the location filter to delimit the map by radius from a specific address.

Active Business Licenses By Neighborhood In Fillmore District 

Tax Parcels by Property Class Description in Fillmore District
This column chart shows the number of tax parcels in Fillmore District by property class description recorded in the current Assessment Roll.
To search for details on a specific property class description, street, or total value of tax parcels in the Fillmore District, use the drop down filter to select one or more choices. If you would like to search for a particular value that is not listed in the drop down menu, type your search (case sensitive) as it appears in the dataset to delimit the graph by the value. Click and drag to pan the chart and extend your view.

Trees by Common Name in Fillmore District
Click and drag the bar graph to pan the screen and expand your view.

Trees in Fillmore District
Adjust the search parameter in the drop-filter menus to view trees of a specific species or leaf surface area value. Use the location filter to delimit the map by radius from a specific address.

Parking Summonses Issued in Fillmore District by Violation Type (Past 3 Years)
The following time series illustrates parking summonses issued in Fillmore District over the last three years grouped by violation type. Adjust the search parameters to search by violation street or description.
If you would like to search for a particular value that is not listed in the drop down menu, type your search (case sensitive) as it appears in the dataset to delimit the graph by the value.

Parking Summonses Issued in Fillmore District (Past 10 Years)

Parking Summonses Issued in Fillmore District (Current Year)
This map displays all parking summonses issued over the past year in Fillmore District. Adjust the drop down filters to delimit the results shown on the map, or click on individual points for additional detail. Use the location filter to delimit the map by radius from a specific address.

Tows Performed in Fillmore District (2007 - Present)
Scroll over the pie chart to view summary statistics of the reasons behind tows performed in Fillmore District, or click on a point to view the details of a specific tow. Delimit the map by tow description or date using the drop down search bar.

Permits Issued in Fillmore District by Type (2007 - Present)

Permits Issued in Fillmore District (2007 - Present)
This map displays all permits issued in Fillmore District. Adjust the drop down filters to delimit the results shown on the map, or click on individual points for additional detail. Use the location filter to delimit the map by radius from a specific address.

The City of Buffalo Common Council 
The City of Buffalo Common Council, our City's representative assembly, is vested with all legislative powers of The City. The City of Buffalo is comprised of nine Common Council Districts, and each district is represented by a common council member. 
Council members are elected to The City council to direct The City's development, policies, services, and future. Some of the council member's responsibilities include attending weekly meetings to vote collectively about what's best for The City, setting The Council agenda, and addressing concerns of residents, business owners, and citizen groups.