Summer-Best (Metro Rail)


Summer-Best (Metro Rail)

Infobox Station
name = Summer-Best
type = Buffalo Metro Rail station
style = NFTA


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address = Main and Best Streets Buffalo, New York 14209
coordinates = coord|42|54|16.71|N|78|52|04.78|W|type:railwaystation
line = rail color box|system=NFTA |line=Metro Rail
other =
structure = Underground
platform = High
tracks =
parking =
bicycle =
opened = 1985
closed =
rebuilt =
ADA =
owned = Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority
zone = Paid fare
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Summer-Best is a Buffalo Metro Rail station serving the junction of Summer and Best Streets at Main Street.

Notable places nearby

* Anchor Bar
* Allentown
* City Honors School
* Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site

tation artwork

In 1979, an art selection committee was created, comprised of NFTA commissioners and Buffalo area art experts, that would judge the artwork that would be displayed in and on the properties of eight stations on the Metro Rail line.

Out of the seventy proposals submitted, twenty-two were chosen and are currently positioned inside and outside of the eight underground stations.Buffalo Art in Transit, Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority, c. 1986.]

Summer-Best Station is home of two pieces of work, from George Sugarman (New York City) and John Pfahl (Buffalo).

ee also

* List of Buffalo Metro Rail stations

References


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