Buffalo N.Y. – Erie County Legislator Peter J. Savage, III was sworn into office by State Supreme Court Justice Barbara Howe on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at the Erie County Legislature regular session held at Old County Hall in Downtown Buffalo. The Hon. Peter J. Savage, III (D-Buffalo) will fill the vacancy left in the 3rd District when former 3rd District Legislator Lynn M. Marinelli resigned in January.