Michael P. Kearns

Michael P. Kearns
Erie County Clerk

Michael P. Kearns was sworn in as the Erie County Clerk on December 5, 2017. A life-long resident of South Buffalo, Michael “Mickey” Kearns graduated from Bishop Timon High School. He earned an Associate’s Degree in Paralegal Studies from Erie Community College and Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Canisius College. He has served as an elected official since 2006 as the South District Council Member in the City of Buffalo and in 2012 was elected New York State Assemblyman to represent the 142nd District (then the 145th district). As Erie County Clerk, he prioritizes excellent customer service while efficiently and effectively serving the people of Erie County.

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What's Happening in the County Clerk's Office
KEARNS WORKS ACROSS THE AISLE TO BRING EFFICENCY TO ERIE COUNTY AUTO BUREAUS Erie County Legislators approve Kearns’ proposal to hire eleven additional civil service employees for the Auto Bureaus   Erie County, NY- On Thursday, April 12th 2018 the Erie County...
ERIE COUNTY AUTO BUREAUS WILL PROCESS RECORD NUMBER OF TRANSACTIONS IN 2018 Clerk Kearns to expand Auto Bureau hours to help reduce unacceptable wait times   Erie County, NY- According to the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles renewal schedule, Erie...
ERIE COUNTY CLERK’S A.L.E.R.T. PROGRAM GAINS SIGNIFICANT NEW PARTNER  CLERK KEARNS AND THE WNY LAW CENTER ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP WITH COLUMBIA LAW SCHOOL TO COMBAT ZOMBIE CRISIS  New initiative has Columbia Law students helping smaller municipalities to rid...
WITH GRAND ISLAND BRIDGE TOLLS NOW CASHLESS, CLERK KEARNS REMINDS DRIVERS OF E-ZPASS OPTION  E-ZPass tags encouraged as Grand Island tolls go cashless   Grand Island, NY- Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns is encouraging drivers to purchase E-ZPass...
Clerk Kearns Reports on First 100 Days in Clerk’s Office What’s new, what’s accomplished, and what’s on the horizon   Erie County, NY- On Thursday, March 22nd 2018 Clerk Mickey Kearns provided a report to the Erie County Legislature on...
NEW SURVEY SHOWS MAJORITY OF ERIE COUNTY REGISTRANTS WANT TO OPT-OUT OF HAVING INFORMATION SOLD BY NEW YORK STATE  Erie County Clerk Kearns to FOIL NYS Department of Motor Vehicles   Erie County, NY- A new survey, conducted at the Erie...
Kearns Warns Homeowners Of “Deed Scam” County Clerk Urges Residents to Disregard Misleading Solicitation   Erie County, NY- County Clerk Mickey Kearns wants homeowners to be aware of a...