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Comptroller Mychajliw comments on the increase of struggling job seekers leaving unemployment rolls to collect welfare benefits, lack of relief in the form of tax cuts and massive increase in government spending

Comptroller Mychajliw Kicks Off Costumes for a Cause Campaign

Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw was joined by a “tri-partisan” group of elected officials to kick off the “Costumes for a Cause” charitable initiative.  The program gives children in need free Halloween costumes for Trick-or-Treating. 


Comptroller Mychajliw’s management of cash, a function of the Office of Erie County Comptroller, leads to higher marks on the N.Y.S. Comptroller’s Office Fiscal Stress Test

Erie County Comptroller Stefan Iwan Mychajliw is the son of Polish and Ukrainian immigrants, the youngest of seven children, who grew up in blue-collar beginnings near the corner of William and Fillmore on the East Side of Buffalo.

The people of Erie County first elected Mychajliw Erie County Comptroller on November 6th, 2012. Husband to Ashley, a social worker, and proud father of eleven-year-old Mia Theresa Mychajliw, a sixth-grade student. 

If you see or suspect waste, fraud or abuse of county resources, don’t ignore it!  Please take a minute and report your suspicions to our Erie County Whistleblower Hotline. 

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Every day, the Erie County Comptroller must pay vendors for goods and services obtained on your behalf.  You have a right to know how this money is spent.