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John J. Mills
District 11

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Majority Leader
Joseph C. Lorigo
District 10

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Kevin R. Hardwick
District 4

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Edward A. Rath III
District 6

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Ted Morton
District 8

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Lynne M. Dixon
District 9


Erie County designated Purple Heart County

The Erie County Legislature and members of the Military Order of the Purple Heart - Chapter 187 announced today that Erie County, NY has been designated as a Purple Heart County. Erie County joins municipalities across the country in making this designation to honor our heroes who sacrificed so much for our country. Representatives from the local chapter for the Military Order of the Purple Heart said permanent signs marking the designation are expected to be erected this summer.

Erie County supports allowing veteran posts to apply for federal grants

Erie County supports an effort to provide veteran posts with access to federal grants to be used for repairs to halls and posts. The Legislature unanimously approved a resolution at the Legislature’s May 14, 2015 session that lends its support to Congressman Chris Collins’ Renovate and Enhance Veterans’ Meeting Halls and Posts (REVAMP) Act.

Erie County Legislature’s Majority Caucus Demands Dean Skelos Resign

Today, the Erie County Legislature’s Majority Caucus introduced a resolution to the Erie County Legislature asking current Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos to resign from office.

Hazardous Waste Drop-off Events May 9 & June 13

The Erie County Legislature's Majority Caucus announces the dates for the 2015 Hazardous Waste Drop-off Events. Erie County residents are welcome to drop off accepted materials from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 9 at the ECC North Campus and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 13 at the ECC South Campus.

Legislature approves funding for county road projects

The Erie County Legislature’s Majority Caucus announces that more than $29 million has been approved for road work throughout the county this year. The Caucus called a special session for Thursday, April 23 to expedite the process and ensure that projects could begin as soon as possible.