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Welcome to the Department of Environment & Planning

Maria R. Whyte

Edward A. Rath County Office Building
95 Franklin Street, 10th Floor
Buffalo, NY 14202

(716) 858-8390

Maria R. Whyte,
Commissioner of Environment & Planning

Latest News

Agricultural District Update

Any landowner can request to have their property included in an Agricultural District during the Annual Open Enrollment Period, which will take place from September 1 through September 30, 2014. Visit the Ag Update page for more information.

Press Releases

The Erie County Community Development Program has set the dates for two public forums for citizen participation in 2015 programs and issues affecting the elderly, low and moderate income households and the disabled. Click here to find out more information on these forums.

Pharmaceutical Waste

The next Pharmaceutical Collection Event will be Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 10 AM to 2 PM. Locations across Erie County! Download the Drug Drop flyer.