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Patrick B. Burke

Erie County Legislator- District 7

District Office: 

2189 Seneca St. Buffalo NY 14220

(716) 823-0752

Downtown Office: 

92 Franklin St. 4th Floor

 Buffalo NY 14202

Phone: (716) 858-8480

To schedule an appointment with Legislator Burke send an email to:   

 Email: Patrick.Burke@Erie.Gov   





Legislator Burke 2017 Constituent Survey   

Click the link below to fill out the 2017 constituent survey and share your thoughts with Legislator Burke!




Legislature Passes NFTA MetroPerk Resolution

ERIE COUNTY, NY—Today a Resolution on the NFTA Pre-Tax MetroPerk Program, sponsored by Erie County Legislator Patrick Burke (7th District) was unanimously passed in the Legislature’s Government Affairs Committee. 

Legislator Pat Burke Requests Hearing on Animal Abuse Registry

ERIE COUNTY, NY- Recently media attention has been directed toward the drawn out legal battle between Beth Hoskins, the focus of the Erie County SPCA’s largest raid in its history, and the Erie County SPCA. The revived interest in the five year long Beth Hoskins case has highlighted a forgotten issue. Local Law 5-1, to establish an Erie County Animal Abuse registry, has been languishing in the Erie County Legislature’s committee on Energy and Environment for nearly a year.

Legislator Patrick B. Burke submits Mimosa Resolution

ERIE COUNTY, NY - Erie County Legislator Patrick B. Burke has added a new component to the 2 am bar closing debate. Saying that the prohibition on the sale of alcohol before noon on Sundays is a government overreach. Today, Burke submitted the “Mimosa Resolution,” which would call for making Sunday alcohol sales the same as any other day of the week.

Sign the petition for the Mimosa Resolution!

Burke Statement on School Bus Assault

Justice for 9 Year Old School Bus Assault Victim

ERIE COUNTY, NY- On November 25, 2015 the Buffalo News reported that a nine year old boy was physically and sexually assaulted on a school bus in South Buffalo

Erie County sets state and national trend with comprehensive Microbead ban

ERIE COUNTY LOCAL LAW SPREADING Erie County sets state and national trend with comprehensive Microbead ban. States, counties and municipalities throughout the Country have introduced Microbead bans using Erie County’s law as a template.


Erie County Legislature Passes Local Law Banning Plastic Microbead Proposed by Legislator’s Burke and Mills

Legislator Burke's response to Buffalo News article

The Buffalo News should make an immediate retraction and hold itself to a higher standard of journalism.

Legislative Vote on Microbead Free Water

This Thursday the Erie County Legislature will have the final vote on the local law banning the sale of cosmetic products containing microbeads, smalls bits of microplastic that make up 90% of the new pollutants found in Lake Erie.