Preparing for Extreme Weather Events through Land-Use Planning
Where: Erie County Fire Training Center, 3359 Broadway, Cheektowaga, New York 14227
Date: May 3, 2017
Time: 8:00 am – 3:30 pm
Workshop Goal: Provide Lake Erie/Niagara River region municipal leaders with training on severe weather and climate change impacts as well as some of the tools, resources, and programs that can be used to identify and address vulnerabilities and increase community resiliency to those impacts.
March 24, 2017 3:18pm
Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 6:00 pm
Join Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper for an interactive workshop to learn and discuss the Regional Niagara River/Lake Erie Watershed Management Plan. This workshop will highlight findings and suggested management actions for the following sub-watersheds: Buffalo River, Smoke Creek, Eighteenmile Creek. Topics will include: Riparian Buffers, Land Use, Nutrient Loading, Green Infrastructure. A light snack will be provided.
Please meet at the Wales Community Center. 12345 Big Tree Rd Wales Center, NY 14169
March 1, 2017 12:21pm
The 2017 Erie County Rain Barrel Painting Contest is in full swing!
February 27, 2017 11:18am
The Erie County Department of Environment and Planning has announced funding for Comprehensive Master Plan Updates. Funding for the plans is from the Regional Development Corporation loan fund.
February 15, 2017 9:58am
Public meeting on December 5th, 2016 at 6pm in the auditorium of the Erie County Fire Training Academy,
3359 Broadway, Cheektowaga NY
Survey available at
February 13, 2017 11:24am
Join Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper for an interactive workshop to learn and discuss the Regional Lake Erie/Niagara River Watershed Action Plan.
Where? Please meet at the Richmond Memorial Library in Batavia, NY. 19 Ross St, Batavia NY 14020
When? Monday, February 27th starting at 6:00 PM
February 9, 2017 11:29am
There will be a community meeting on the issue of single-use bags and the impact on our waterways on FEBRUARY 15, 2017.
February 6, 2017 3:14pm
The 2017 DRAFT Action Plan is now available.
Public hearings regarding the 2017 Draft Action Plan are scheduled for:
Tuesday, January 24 2017 at 6:30 p.m., Lackawanna Public Library, Community Room, 560 Ridge Road, Lackawanna
Wednesday, January 25 2017 at 7:00 p.m., Hamburg Town Hall, Lobby, 6100 South Park Avenue, Hamburg
Thursday, January 26 2017 at 7:00 p.m., City of Tonawanda, Court Room, 200 Niagara Street, Tonawanda
January 13, 2017 11:22am
The Erie County Department of Environment and Planning will accept applications from December 21
st through January 20 th.
December 21, 2016 10:08am
Action Plan Amendment Public Hearing and Comment Period
December 16, 2016 5:02pm
December 9, 2016 2:50pm
Housing Counseling and Referral Services:
December 1, 2016 11:30am
December 1, 2016 11:25am
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Erie County Legislature Chambers, Old County Hall
October 25, 2016 3:45pm
NYSERDA’s PV Trainers Network and Erie County invite all local public officials involved in approval processes of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems to attend this solar workshop:
Municipal Solar Policy: Zoning for Solar
October 13, 2016
Morning Workshop: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Evening Workshop: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Orchard Park Municipal Building, Basement Meeting Room, 295 South Buffalo Street, Orchard Park, NY 14127
October 3, 2016 3:04pm
Erie County and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (“NYSERDA”) have announced the development of a Climate Action and Sustainability Plan for internal county operations.
September 29, 2016 9:17am
Keep your family and loved ones safe. Download the ReadyErie Community Preparedness App
September 28, 2016 2:37pm
October 24, 2016
Submission of the proposals shall be directed to: Paul D’Orlando, Principal Contract Monitor
September 27, 2016 9:02am
Tuesday, September 13 7:00 p.m. Angola Village Hall, 41 Commercial Street, Angola, NY RESCHEDULED to:
Wednesday, September 21 6:30 p.m. West Seneca Public Library Meeting Room - 1300 Union Road, West Seneca, 14224
Thursday, September 15 7:00 p.m. Tonawanda City Hall – Court Room, 200 Niagara Street, Tonawanda, NY
September 14, 2016 2:50pm
“MEAT” the Farmer at the Buffalo Downtown Country Market (on Court and Main Street)
Thurs., October 6, 2016
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM FREE!
September 9, 2016 11:10am
The Erie County Department of Environment and Planning will accept applications from for inclusion of predominantly viable agricultural lands into existing Agricultural Districts September 1st, 2016 through September 30th, 2016
September 1, 2016 9:52am
Thursday, July 14, 2016 (4:30pm to 7:00pm)
City of Lackawanna Council Chambers,
714 Ridge Rd, Lackawanna, NY.
June 20, 2016 10:06am
The Erie County/Town of West Seneca Consolidated Annual Performance Report (CAPER) for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program, Emergency Solutions Gra
June 9, 2016 10:52am
Presentation Now Available!
May 20, 2016 1:13pm
DATE: Wednesday June 1st, 2016
TIME: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
LOCATION: ECC SOUTH, Room 102, Building 5 ADDRESS: 4041 Southwestern Blvd, Orchard Park, NY 14127
May 18, 2016 3:18pm
Good job helping to protect our water and your safety by disposing of medicines properly through collection and incineration!
May 16, 2016 12:06pm
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF OUR WINNERS!
It was truly a difficult decision for our judges and every single group should be very proud of their hard work!
May 16, 2016 11:06am
A big thank you to Erie County residents for coming out to our Household Hazardous Waste collection this past Saturday at Erie Community College, North Campus.
May 13, 2016 12:59pm
Pre-Bid Conference: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at 10:00 A.M in Erie County DEP Room 1004, 95 Franklin Street, Buffalo NY, 14202 Deadline - UPDATE: May 12, 2016 at 2:30 P.M., local time, at 95 Franklin Street, Room 1077, Buffalo, New York, 14202
May 9, 2016 10:47am
Erie County Sewer District No. 4 has begun the installation of a sanitary sewer project in the Towns of Cheektowaga and Lancaster that will eliminate the Aurora North Pumping Station.
The project will last through the summer and is expected to be completed in the fall of 2016.
May 4, 2016 9:44am
Erie County and the Western NY Stormwater Coalition, are once again selling rain barrels and compost bins.
April 19, 2016 4:21pm
Pre-Bid Conference: Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 10:00 A.M at Buffalo Riverfest Tewksbury Lodge, 249 Ohio Street, Buffalo, NY 14204 Deadline: May 12, 2016 at 3:00 P.M at 95 Franklin Street, Room 1077, Buffalo, New York, 14202
April 13, 2016 1:45pm
Enviro-Fair at the Walden Galleria Mall on Saturday, April 23, 2016 from 11:00am - 3:00pm
April 12, 2016 4:14pm
Saturday, June 18th, 2016
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Erie Community College - South Campus
Approximately 4836 Big Tree Rd, Hamburg, NY 14075 - entrance to ECC kitty-corner from Parker Rd
April 12, 2016 3:16pm
Saturday, May 7th, 2016
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Erie Community College - North Campus
Wehrle Dr & Tech Dr, Buffalo, NY 14221
April 12, 2016 3:15pm
Issue RFP: March 30, 2016
Proposals Due: April 26, 2016
Tentative Contract Execution Date: June 6, 2016
March 31, 2016 12:06pm
Bring ANY unwanted or expired prescription or over-the-counter medications, syringes, inhalers, liquids, ointments, patches, etc.
Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 10:00AM – 2:00PM
March 28, 2016 10:36am
Deadline for submission is April 20, 2016 by 4 pm (EST).
March 22, 2016 4:32pm
The Evans Lakeshore Trail Phase 3 Open House was held on November 10th, 2015.
March 18, 2016 9:35am
March 14, 2016 11:35am
Black Rock Canal Park Phase 3 is currently undergoing preliminary design and review.
February 25, 2016 3:08pm
March 10 @ 3:00 pm - 7:30 pm
120 Church Street Buffalo , 14202
February 3, 2016 2:56pm
April 5th, 2016
8 AM - 4 PM Buffalo Niagara Convention Center 153 Franklin Street Buffalo, New York
February 3, 2016 1:15pm
The Department of Environment and Planning in cooperation with the Department of Parks, Recreation, and Forestry will soon be undertaking this major update to the 20
February 3, 2016 11:32am
The Erie County Environmental Management Council is now accepting nominations for the 2016 Environmental Awards Program. Find out how you can nominate a municipality or organization for Earth Day 2016!
January 27, 2016 9:44am
January 11, 2016 11:17am
We are pleased to announce that Erie County has formed an inter-departmental Green Team that will identify ways to make internal operations greener through reducing waste and pollution.
December 28, 2015 12:13pm
The Rush Creek Interceptor project is a significant investment that will benefit Erie County Sewer District No.
December 23, 2015 5:12pm
December 21, 2015 and January 20, 2016.
December 22, 2015 11:38am
Easy question: Can wrapping paper be recycled? Answer (not as easy): It depends!
December 18, 2015 2:32pm
The 2016 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Community Project round begins with applications from municipalities only, due on Monday, November 2nd, 2015.
October 27, 2015 9:59am
The second phase of construction was recently completed at the county’s Black Rock Canal Park in Buffalo
October 26, 2015 2:58pm
The Erie County Environmental Management Council (EMC) recently published their 2015 Annual Recommendation Report.
October 5, 2015 2:37pm
The 2015 Agricultural District Open Enrollment period runs from September 1st through September 30th.
October 1, 2015 2:51pm
October 1, 2015 2:50pm