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John J. Mills
District 11

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Majority Leader
Joseph C. Lorigo
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Kevin R. Hardwick
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Edward A. Rath III
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Ted Morton
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Lynne M. Dixon
District 9


In bipartisan vote, County Legislature opposes creation of special library taxing district

With bipartisan approval, the Erie County Legislature has passed a resolution voicing its opposition to the creation of an Erie County and Buffalo Library System special taxing district. This special taxing district would create another level of government that would hurt Erie County taxpayers. The resolution was approved 8-2.

2014 Free Rabies Clinic Schedule

The Erie County Legislature's Majority Caucus announces the 2014 Free Rabies Clinics Dates. 

County Legislators form Volunteer Outreach Team to assist community efforts

The Erie County Legislature’s Majority Caucus has formed a Volunteer Outreach Team to assist organizations in achieving their charitable goals. Any organizations located in Erie County that are in need of volunteers are encouraged to contact the Legislature.

Applicants sought to serve on Erie County’s Citizens’ Budget Review Commission

Erie County Legislature Chairman John J. Mills announces that the Erie County Legislature is in the process of accepting applications from residents who would like to serve on the Citizens’ Budget Review Commission. The commission provides civilian oversight of the county’s budget and monitors county finances to ensure the long-term fiscal stability of Erie County.

Legislature applauds Sheriff's Office's award-winner Veterans Housing Unit

The Erie County Legislature recognized the the Erie County Sheriff's Office on receiving the New York State Sheriff’s Association Institute’s 2014 “Innovative Program Award” for the implementation of the Veterans Housing Unit at the Holding Center.