Items Tagged with 'Evans Bank'


  • Evans Bank settles with New York over redlining

    Must begin lending in Buffalo’s predominantly African-American neighborhoods
    New York’s lawsuit alleged that, from at least 2009 to the present, Evans had redlined Buffalo’s predominantly African-American East Side neighborhoods, intentionally excluding these neighborhoods from its lending area.
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  • State of New York accuses Evans Bank of redlining

    Bank allegedly drew map which excluded African-Americans
    According to the suit filed on behalf of the People of the State of New York by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, Evans Bank allegedly created a map of its “lending area,” which included most of the city of Buffalo, but excluded the predominately African-American neighborhoods on Buffalo’s Eastside.
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