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Erie County Legislator Lynne Dixon is pleased that New York State has responded to her concerns, as well as many others, regarding the health issues following the fire at the former Bethlehem Steel site.

Erie County Legislator Lynne Dixon announces that a Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) Outreach will be held Monday, Dec. 12, 2016 at the Willie Cotton Center, 52 Gates Avenue, Lackawanna. Interviews will begin at 9 a.m. and continue until 4 p...

When we all first heard, “there is a fire at the old Bethlehem Steel site,” we knew it could be bad, but we weren’t sure just how massive the blaze would be. Days, not hours, but days later the fire was finally put out. It was...

Erie County Legislator Lynne Dixon has sponsored a resolution that calls on New York State to fully fund an unfunded mandate placed on child care providers. Provisions of the federal Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG) Act...

Erie County Legislator Lynne Dixon honored the 2016 Lackawanna High School Boys Soccer Team for winning the 2016 Section VI – Class B2 championship, capping an outstanding season. This was the boys soccer team’s first Section VI title...

5/10/16
Legislator Dixon named 2016 WNY United Friend of Prevention

4/27/16
Legislators support Assemblyman's continued fight against Zombie Properties

4/26/16
Legislator Dixon provides update on Blasdell section of Lake Avenue

4/25/16
April 2016 Column - Various outreach programs provided free of charge for Erie County residents

4/19/16
Legislature supports RecruitNY, recognizes importance of volunteer firefighters

4/18/16
Legislator Dixon announces funding approved to repair Big Tree Road in Hamburg

4/12/16
Legislator Dixon marks Alcohol Awareness Month in Erie County

4/11/16
Free Prom Dresses Available Sunday, April 17

4/8/16
Legislator Dixon, Unyts to host blood drive at Lackawanna Library on April 25

4/4/16
Legislator Dixon announces dates for drug collection events

3/31/16
7th annual Prom Dress Drive Collection Sites

3/18/16
Erie County requests Thruway Authority release records concerning emergency response to the November ’14 storm

3/17/16
Legislator Dixon honors 76th St. Patrick’s Day Parade Grand Marshal

3/1/16
Legislator Dixon, Urban Valet Kick-Off 7th annual Prom Dress Drive

2/22/16
County accepting applications for youth programming, Prom Dress Drive makes prom more affordable

2/22/16
Erie County Legislature requests more State aid for schools

2/9/16
Legislator Dixon, Urban Valet’s 7th annual Prom Dress Drive returns in March

2/8/16
Legislator Dixon, students thank military personnel through Valentines for Veterans

1/29/16
Legislator Dixon announces Judith MacDonald Day in Erie County

1/26/16
January 2016 Column - Heroin – What is Erie County doing about this epidemic?

1/14/16
Legislator Dixon’s informational meeting on opioid, heroin epidemic lays out immediate issues that need to be addressed

1/7/16
Legislator Dixon installed for new term