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Lynne Dixon
District 9

 

District Office:
Old Erie County Hall
92 Franklin Street
Fourth Floor
Buffalo, N.Y. 14202
Phone: 858-8671
Fax: 858-8895
Email: 
Lynne.Dixon@erie.gov

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Legislator Dixon urges State to act on bill that would help firefighters who develop cancer

Erie County Legislator Lynne Dixon is pleased to announce that the Legislature has unanimously supported her resolution that urges the New York State Assembly to approved a bill that would benefit volunteer firefighters who develop cancer due to being exposed to carcinogens while protecting the community. The Senate recently approved its bill, which was cosponsored by Senator Chris Jacobs. 

February 2017 column - County to mark Black Balloon Day on March 6 as battle with opioid epidemic continues

Earlier the month the Erie County Opioid Task Force held its quarterly meeting to reassess the steps that have been taken to address the heroin/opioid epidemic. Sadly, despite these multifaceted efforts, we are still losing our family members, friends, neighbors and colleagues at an alarming rate.

Legislator Dixon announces grant received to ensure Hamburg polling place can better accommodate voters with disabilities

Erie County Legislator Lynne Dixon announces that Erie County will accept a federal grant through the Board of Elections to ensure that the Hamburg Moose Lodge, utilized as a polling place, is compliant with American Disabilities Act (ADA). In total, five Erie County sites will be reimbursed up to $88,577 with $7,500 earmarked for the Hamburg location.

January 2017 Column - Transportation safety and service concerns raised as state officials take look at road safety, bus routes & ridesharing

Recently the topic of transportation has been the focus of several local meetings as our region continues to address safety concerns, improve public transportation and hopefully utilize ridesharing soon. 

Legislator Dixon announces funding for Lackawanna Senior Center, Tosh Collins Community Center

Erie County Legislator Lynne Dixon has allocated funding in the 2017 Erie County budget for the Lackawanna Senior Center and Tosh Collins Center to support their efforts in serving members and the community. Each organization will receive $1,000 next year.  The funding was approved at the annual budget meeting on Dec. 6.