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district 4

Minority Leader
Joseph C. Lorigo
District 10

district 6

Kevin R. Hardwick
District 4

district 8

Edward A. Rath III
District 6

district 10

Lynne M. Dixon
District 9

district 11

 John J. Mills
District 11



Legislature’s Majority Caucus donates 40 turkeys to Rock Out Hunger

The Erie County Legislature’s Majority Caucus joined 97 Rock, DJ Jickster, WKBW and the Food Bank of WNY to help provide Thanksgiving meals to families in Erie County. The Majority Caucus – Chairman John Mills, Majority Leader Joseph Lorigo, Legislator Edward Rath, Legislator Kevin Hardwick, Legislator Lynne Dixon and Legislator Ted Morton – donated 40 turkeys to the 12th annual 97 Rock – Operation: Rock Out Hunger trailer on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017.

Majority Caucus supports proposal to eliminate fee veterans are required to pay to obtain archived military records

The Erie County Legislature’s Majority Caucus sponsored a resolution at Thursday’s session in support of proposal that would eliminate fees charged to veterans and/or their next of kin to obtain archived records. The bill, H.R. 4325, was recently introduced by Rep. Brian Higgins. 

Majority Caucus lists HEAP outreach dates to assist residents in need

The Erie County Legislature Majority Caucus announces that 2017-2018 Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) Outreaches will be held throughout the county to assistance residents in need this year. Attendees do not have to live in the specific town/village/city hosting the outreach to attend.

Proposed 2018 budget posted - Public Hearing to be held Nov. 21

The proposed 2018 Erie County budget is available for review:

Legislature collecting donations to aid and support the Hurricane Maria relief

The Erie County Legislature's Majority Caucus announces that donations are being accepted at the Legislature, 92 Franklin St., Fourth Floor, Buffalo until Friday, Oct. 6 to aid and support the Hurricane Maria relief.