Hon. April N.M. Baskin

Hon. April N.M. Baskin - District 2
Majority Leader

What's Happening in District 2
High School Equivalency Diplomas

Do you need more information about obtaining your High School Equivalency Diploma (formerly GED)? Click here to find out how the Buffalo Public...

Erie County Legislator April N. M. Baskin To Host Black History Contest This Weekend

Erie County Legislator & Majority Leader April N.M. Baskin and historian Eva M. Doyle will be co-sponsoring a Buffalo Black History Bee in conjunction with East Community School. The focus of this year’s event is the African Diaspora. See the attached flyer for additional details....

Legislator Baskin Succeeds in Gaining Additional Access at Downtown Auto Bureau

Today, the Erie County Clerk’s office announced they are commencing a “pilot program” to expand hours at the downtown auto bureau. The pilot program will start on January 31st and run through March 28, 2019. In the program, on the last Thursday of each month, the downtown auto...

Legislature Approves Baskin Resolution Supporting Protections for Human Trafficking Shelters

The Erie County Legislature unanimously passed a resolution at its legislative session on January 18, 2019 that asks supports state and other legislative action to protect the confidentiality of shelters for victims of human trafficking.


While laws have been enacted to...

Legislator Baskin Announces Funding in 2019 Erie County Budget

Erie County Legislator and Majority Leader April N.M. Baskin joined Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz at a ceremony to sign the 2019 Erie County Budget into law on Monday, December 10th.


The budget contains the largest decrease in the...

Erie County Legislature Becomes First County in New York State to Back Bail Reform

(Erie County, NY) - The Erie County Legislature today passed a resolution introduced by Erie County Legislature Majority Leader April N. M. Baskin in support of state legislation that would address cash bail and allow for options for judges to provide alleged low-level offenders with non-...

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Legislator April N.M. Baskin - District 2
792 E. Delavan Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14215