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district 4

Minority Leader
Joseph C. Lorigo
District 10

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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



Erie County Real Property Tax Services to host seminar, "How to Purchase Tax Foreclosed Properties"

"How to Purchase Tax Foreclosed Properties," will be presented by Joseph L. Maciejewski, Director of Erie County Real Property Tax Services, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20 at Amherst Town Hall, Board Room, 5583 Main St., Williamsville, and 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, at the Cheektowaga Senior Center, Auditorium, 3349 Broadway, Cheektowaga. 

Legislators approve additional CPS workers, require monthly monitoring reports

The Erie County Legislature has approved a restructuring plan that allows the Department of Social Services to hire 37 additional employees for the Child Protective Services (CPS) division, and added an amendment that increases oversight requirements from the department to ensure improvements are being made.

Legislature forms Advisory Board to address issues surrounding the county’s roads and bridges

The Erie County Legislature announces it approved the formation of the Erie County Bridge and Road Infrastructure Maintenance Advisory Board to take a community-wide approach to address the significant concerns with the county’s roads and bridges at the May 22, 2014 session.

Legislature allocates $5 million for road repairs, urges administration to designate projects

The Erie County Legislature announces that $5 million has been allocated for additional road work this year. At the May 22, 2014 session the Legislature unanimously (11-0) approved a resolution to transfer the $5 million from the undesignated fund balance, which currently totals $89 million, to the general fund. 

Chairman Mills announces formation of committee to improve road maintenance

Erie County Legislature Chairman John Mills announces that he has called for the formation of a new committee to properly address Erie County’s infrastructure concerns.