Fountain Plaza (Metro Rail)

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Fountain Plaza
Buffalo Metro Rail station
Station statistics
Address Main and Chippewa Streets
Buffalo, New York 14202
Coordinates 42°53′21.68″N 78°52′21.81″W / 42.8893556°N 78.8727250°W / 42.8893556; -78.8727250
Structure type At-grade
Platforms 2 low-level side platforms
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened 1985
Owned by Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority
Fare zone Free fare
Formerly Huron
Preceding station   NFTA   Following station
Metro Rail
toward University
(Closed February 18, 2013)
toward University

Fountain Plaza, formerly Huron, is a Buffalo Metro Rail station in downtown Buffalo, New York. The station is located on Main Street, between Huron and Chippewa Streets.

Fountain Plaza serves the northern section of the Buffalo Downtown Central Business District. It now also serves the Buffalo Theater District since the closing of Theater Station located 546 feet north on February 18, 2013.[1] Fountain Plaza is at the north end of the "fare-free" zone, where customers traveling north of Fountain Plaza station are required to have proof-of-payment.

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