Council Spotlight:

Masten District


Welcome to The City of Buffalo Common Council Spotlight: Masten District! This dashboard will use data storytelling to feature Masten District.
Masten District
Common Council Representative:
Mr. Ulysees O. Wingo, Sr.


Open 311 Service Requests
These maps show service requests that are currently open. Click on a specific point to view details of each request open in Masten 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 parameter 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.

Open 311 Service Requests by Type in Masten District

Distribution of 20 Common Types of 311 Service Requests from Masten District 
(1/1/2018 to Present)
Hover over the pie chart below to see the distribution of the twenty most common 311 service requests types in Masten District this year. 

Tax Parcels by Property Class Description in Masten District
This column chart shows the number of tax parcels in Masten District by property class description recorded in the 2018-2019 Assessment Roll.
To search for details on a specific property class description, street, or total value of tax parcels in the Masten 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 Masten District
Click and drag the bar graph to pan the screen and expand your view.

Trees in Masten District
Adjust the search parameter in the drop-filter menus to view trees of a specific species or leaf surface area value. 

Parking Summonses Issued in Masten District by Violation Type (2008 - Present)
The following time series illustrates parking summonses issued in Masten District since 2008 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 Masten District (2008 - Present)

Parking Summonses Issued in Masten District (1/1/2018 to Present)

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

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

Permits Issued in Masten District (2007 - Present)

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 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.