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People Inc. Jefferson Avenue Apartments Mural Project Call for Art

In collaboration with the WNY Urban Arts Collective, People Inc. is requesting local visual artists to submit proposals for murals to be installed on our newly-constructed Jefferson Avenue Apartments. Artists are encouraged to be creative and to use any resources available. Images should be captivating, engaging and reflective of the theme: Historic Jefferson Avenue. Proposals are due by Sunday, April 12See details and guidelines. For questions and proposal submissions, contact John Baker, president, WNY Urban Arts Collective, at or 716.994.3584.

Apartment Information

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1140 and 1166 Jefferson Avenue

Buffalo, NY 14208


Three stories

Number of Apartments


Unit Sizes

One-bedroom and two-bedroom handicap adaptable apartments, some of which have been specifically designed for individuals who are mobility and vision/hearing impaired


Carpeting and high quality laminate


Electric range, dishwasher and refrigerator included


Washers and dryers on site

Other Amenities

Large community room, ample green space and courtyards


Electric individually metered for each apartment. Electric and gas paid by resident. Water and sewer paid by owner. Apartments pre-wired for cable and internet, paid by resident.  


Dumpster on site


Off street

Fire Safety

Smoke and heat detectors in each unit. Hydrant on site.


·       The head of household must be 18 years of age or older

·       Set aside apartments will be available for head of household, 18 years of age or older, who

o   Has a diagnosed developmental disability, or

o   Is a current applicant on a public housing/subsidized housing waiting list

·       Meet annual income limits depending on number in household

·       The household may consist of one or two individuals per bedroom

Income Limits

Please call the number above number for the income limits that apply to your household


Based on income. Please call the number above for more information

Security Deposit



One year


One small pet allowed. 


Western New York 1219 North Forest Road | P.O. Box 9033 | Williamsville, New York 14231 | Phone: 716.817.7400 | Toll Free NY 1.888.7PEOPLE | Fax: 716.634.3889

Rochester 1860 Buffalo Road | Rochester, NY 14624 | Phone 585.441.9300 | Fax 585.441.9398

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