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Comptroller Calls On County Executive To Stop Wasting Almost One Million Dollars

Mark Poloncarz stubbornly refuses to stop playing politics with the people’s money by forcing the county to borrow at higher interest rates, needlessly wasting taxpayer dollars

Comptroller Mychajliw Releases 2nd Quarter Financial Report

Erie County Comptroller Stefan I. Mychajliw completed his review of the financial health of the County for the six-month period ending June 30th, 2014.


(Buffalo, New York) - Fitch Ratings, a global leader in credit ratings and research, has recently completed their routine, bi-annual review of Erie County Government’s credit rating and worthiness.

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. He is the proud father of ten-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.