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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 presents a donation to Hamburg
Library Director Jack Edson to support the library's efforts
to provide quality programming and materials. The
funds were raised during a hot dog roast at the library.

Beach Clean Up

Legislator Dixon participated in the 2010 Great
Lakes Beach Sweep at Woodlawn State Park. Dozens
of volunteers collected trash along the shoreline.

Car seat safety check

Legislator Dixon speaks with a constituent while
trained professionals inspect and install a car
seat. Several residents stopped to have their
car seats inspected for free during the Car
Seat Safety Check held at Highland Hose
Fire Company.

Kaleida Groundbreaking

Legislators Ray Walter and Lynne Dixon participate in
a groundbreaking ceremony in August 2010 for
Kaleida's new long-term care facility on Michigan Avenue.

New totes

Legislator Dixon particiapted in a press conference
at Chestnut Ridge Park announcing the installation
of new totes at all county parks. The totes carry a
message asking users to refrain from smoking
in county parks.

Rabies Clinic

Legislator Dixon greets a four-legged constituent at
one of the rabies clinics held throughout Erie County.
Rabies vaccinations are administered for free.

Meals on Wheels
Legislator Lynne Dixon participated in the 2011
Mayors for Meals event at the Meals on Wheels
for Western New York's site in Hamburg, and delivered
meals to homebound seniors with volunteer Barbara,
left. Site Director Amanda helped them prepare for
the route.

WKBW prom

Legislator Dixon thanks the WKBW morning crew for
inviting her onto their show to promote her 2011
Prom Dress Drive. The show aired March 29, 2011.

Bike path

Legislator Dixon reviews the plans for the Evans Bike
Path on June 23, 2011. Pictured in the background
is the new pedestrian bridge, installed the day before.
The path connecting Wendt and Bennett beaches is
scheduled to open July 2011.

Eden Evans Center Road done

A ribbon cutting ceremony marked the completion of
work on Eden Evans Center Road. Legislator Dixon joined
County officials and contractors to make the announcement.


Patrick Plunkett was honored on March 15, 2012 for
being named the 2012 St. Patrick's Day Parade Grand
Marshal. Legislator Lynne Dixon, Minority Leader John Mills
and Majority Leader Tom Mazur presented a proclamation to
Mr. Plunkett in recognition of his achievement.

mayors for meals 2012
Mayors for Meals 2012 - Hamburg Meals on Wheels

 

Lackawanna resident Alex Sadowski graduated from
the Basic Corrections Academy in April 2012.
Deputy Sadowski was the class salutatorian; he will be
assigned to the Erie County Holding Center.
Also pictured with Undersheriff Mark Wipperman
and Jail Superintendent Robert Koch.


Legislator Lynne Dixon and Eric Pyne, president of
Urban Valet Dry Cleaners, collect dresses for the 2012
Prom Dress Drive.


Sheriff's Deputy Elizabeth Fildes was honored by Legislator Dixon
during the May 10, 2012 Legislative session for her
efforts to combat human trafficking. She was recognized
shortly before she was scheduled to present to officials in Ecuador.
Also pictured is Chief Scott Joslyn.

LK FF
Lackwanna Firefighters Rick Chmielowiec and Ron Shul
were recognized during the May 24, 2012 Legislative Session
for an act of bravery during a routine medical call in April.
The two veteran firefighters disarmed a man who had pointed
a gun at them, saving the lives of everyone in the house
at the time. Legislator Dixon applauds their efforts and
thanks them for their service.  

The Buffalo Zoo continues its campaign to build the new
Arctic Edge Exhibit for its polar bears, including its youngest,
"Luna," born in November. Visit www.buffalozoo.org to
learn how you can support the effort.  


City Honors School took second place in the first rain
barrel decorating contest. A total of 22 schools competed.  

Legislator Dixon particpated in the Stanley G. Falk School's
Student Government Association’s Distinguished Speakers Series.

Jennifer Nahrebeski of Lackawanna was honored at the
Legislature's June 6, 2013 session in recognition of
being named the recipient of Stanley G. Falk School's
Distinguished Educator Award. 

Legislator Lynne Dixon and Greater South Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Board Chairman Kevin Overdorf at the first annual Women's Business Luncheon held at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens. Legislator Dixon provided an update on county issues, discussed the budget process, and highlighted the importance of women in business and leadership roles setting examples for the next generation.

 

OFFICE HIGHLIGHTS

Legislator Dixon names Joseph Ruszala as Citizen of the Month

Erie County Legislator Lynne Dixon has named Joseph Ruszala of Hamburg as October’s Citizen of the Month. During the Oct. 16, 2014 session, Legislator Dixon presented a proclamation to Joseph Ruszala in recognition of the work he has done to support his fellow veterans, volunteering many hours with various organizations. 

Legislator Dixon provides update on Pleasant Avenue road work

Erie County Legislator Lynne Dixon recently toured Pleasant Avenue in Hamburg, between Route 75 and Amsdell Road, with engineers and inspectors from the County’s Department of Public Works to receive a progress update on the road repairs.

Legislator Dixon, Global Concepts Charter School identify reuse for County scrap paper

Global Concepts Charter School in Lackawanna recently received a delivery that gives new meaning to the saying, “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure.” Legislator Lynne Dixon dropped off several boxes of scrap paper to the school that will be utilized for various student projects.

Legislator Dixon recognizes Vets HERD, Home Depot for repairing Vietnam veteran’s porch

Erie County Legislator Lynne Dixon thanks Vets HERD and Home Depot for helping a local Vietnam veteran in need. During a meeting with Hamburg resident James Jablonski, Legislator Dixon learned that he was in need of assistance to repair his crumbling concrete porch and she reached out to Vets HERD, an organization dedicated to assisting veterans through various means.

Legislator Dixon announces Elder Abuse Outreach to address threats to vulnerable residents

Erie County Legislator Lynne Dixon invites residents to attend an Elder Abuse Outreach being held from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 24 at the Hamburg Senior Center, 4150 Sowles Road, Hamburg. The purpose of the outreach is to address the various forms of abuse that threaten senior citizens on a daily basis, and to provide valuable assistance to seniors. In total, more than 1,500 cases of elder abuse are reported in Erie County each year.