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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: whitney.kunz@erie.gov   

 Email: Patrick.Burke@Erie.Gov   


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OFFICE HIGHLIGHTS

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 SETS THE STANDARD IN POLLUTION CONTROL FOR THE GREAT LAKES

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.

“Burke gets broadband funding approved”

Today the Erie County Legislature took the first tangible step towards municipal broadband by approving the funding of a feasibility study. A county broadband system would be the first of its kind in New York State and the cost of the network could potentially be offset by New York State Broadband funds.

LEGISLATOR BURKE CALLS FOR HIEGHTENED SAFETY MEASURES AT WALDEN AND HARLEM INTERSECTION FOLLOWING SECOND FATAL ACCIDENT

Legislator Patrick B. Burke (D – Buffalo) is calling on the New York State Department of Transportation to take immediate action following a fatal accident at the intersection of Harlem Road and Walden Avenue in the Town of Cheektowaga; this is the second fatality within the past year at this intersection involving a pedestrian and motor vehicle.

LEGISLATOR PATRICK BURKE INTRODUCES LAW TO BAN MICROBEAD PLASTICS, GAINS BI-PARTISAN SUPPORT


Legislator Patrick B. Burke (D) announced his introduction of a Local Law to ban the sale of Cosmetic products in Erie County that contain Microbead plastics.  This bi-partisan Local Law was introduced with the sponsorship of Legislator John J. Mills (R) because a State level ban has languished in the State Senate under both Democratic and Republican leadership.