Press Releases - 2019

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March
3/14/19 GUEST EDITORIAL: March is Women’s History Month
3/13/19 POLONCARZ, KALER OUTLINE NEXT STEPS IN CONVENTION CENTER DISCUSSION
3/8/19 MAGIC CARPET BRINGS SKIING EASE TO EMERY PARK
3/8/19 POLONCARZ, KING JOIN CELEBRATION OF INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY
3/7/19 ERIE COUNTY, PARTNERS JOIN WITH CRIME STOPPERS TO HELP STOP THE VIOLENCE
3/1/19 POLONCARZ STATEMENT ON DIRSCHBERGER VERDICT
February
2/28/19 POLONCARZ ANNOUNCES COUNTY SUPPORT FOR BUFFALO AND ERIE COUNTY BOTANICAL GARDENS
2/26/19 RATH BUILDING SEVENTH FLOOR SOCIAL SERVICES OFFICES UNVEIL NEW LOOK
2/25/19 POLONCARZ ANNOUNCES TRAVEL ADVISORY FOR ALL OF ERIE COUNTY HAS BEEN LIFTED
2/24/19 POLONCARZ ISSUES TRAVEL ADVISORY FOR ALL OF ERIE COUNTY
2/21/19 ERIE COUNTY DEP PRESENTS “THEY’RE DEMANDING LESS WASTE” WORKSHOP FOR RESTAURANTS & EVENT PLANNERS
2/21/19 2020 CULTURAL FUNDING APPLICATION RELEASE AND APPLICANT BRIEFING SCHEDULED
2/20/19 EC DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT & PLANNING ANNOUNCES 2019 HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION PROGRAM
2/14/19 ERIE COUNTY SETS THE PACE ON SUSTAINABLE ENERGY
2/13/19 EC PARKS DEPARTMENT OFFERS GOLF SEASON PASSES
2/12/19 2018 ERIE COUNTY SALES TAX RECEIPTS SHOW GROWTH OVER 2017
2/12/19 POLONCARZ APPOINTS KAREN KING AS COUNTY COMMISSIONER OF PUBLIC ADVOCACY
2/11/19 GUEST COLUMN - Community cooperation, communication essential in winter storm
2/7/19 POLONCARZ INTRODUCES RESOLUTION TO EXTEND INTEREST-FREE PERIOD TO PAY COUNTY TAXES FOR INDIVIDUALS FURLOUGHED DURING SHUTDOWN
2/4/19 POLONCARZ APPOINTS HOGUES AS PERSONNEL COMMISSIONER
2/1/19 POLONCARZ LETTER TO WHITE HOUSE OFFICE OF INTERGOVERMENTAL AFFAIRS OUTLINES TARIFFS’ NEGATIVE IMPACTS
January
1/29/19 POLONCARZ ISSUES TRAVEL ADVISORY FOR BUFFALO, NORTHERN ERIE COUNTY; EC SOCIAL SERVICES OFFICES ASKS CLIENTS TO POSTPONE VISITS TODAY DURING WINTER STORM
1/25/19 ERIE COUNTY COMPLETES CLIMATE ACTION AND SUSTAINABILITY PLAN FOR INTERNAL OPERATIONS
1/24/19 POLONCARZ COMMENDS ERIE COUNTY CULTURAL ORGANIZATIONS SUPPORTING FURLOUGHED FEDERAL WORKERS
1/24/19 ERIE COUNTY SOCIAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT OFFERING SUPPORTS TO FURLOUGHED FEDERAL EMPLOYEES
1/24/19 WINTERFEST RETURNS TO CHESTNUT RIDGE PARK
1/23/19 POLONCARZ STATEMENT ON INGERSOLL RAND INTENTION TO END MANUFACTURING IN CHEEKTOWAGA
1/22/19 ERIE COUNTY SEEKING TO IMPROVE HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES PROGRAMS
1/18/19 POLONCARZ, ERIE COUNTY SENIOR SERVICES HONOR ELMER WIENCLAWSKI AS JANUARY 2019 “SENIOR OF THE MONTH”
1/17/19 POLONCARZ STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF BLONDINE HARVIN
1/17/19 POLONCARZ STATEMENT ON NYS LEGISLATURE ACTION TO SUPPORT FURLOUGHED FEDERAL EMPLOYEES
1/17/19 TREE AND SHRUB SEEDLINGS AVAILABLE FROM ERIE COUNTY SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT
1/9/19 ONGOING FEDERAL SHUTDOWN HAS STOPPED MULTIPLE COUNTY PROGRAMS, THREATENS SNAP FUNDING
1/4/19 TOWN OF CHAFFEE-SARDINIA TRANSFERS EMERGENCY DISPATCH DUTIES TO VILLAGE OF EAST AURORA
1/4/19 POLONCARZ ANNOUNCES 2019 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT AWARDS
1/3/19 GOODRICH ROAD DEBUTS NEW LOOK IN NEW YEAR
1/2/19 POLONCARZ STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF WAYNE WISBAUM