title_header

ERIE.GOV | Your information resource from the government of Erie County, New York


County Executive Elected Officials County Departments Living In Erie County Visiting Erie County Growing your business in Erie County State and regional municipalities

Legislator Hardwick announces Bicycle Route Guide now available


OFFICE HIGHLIGHTS

Erie County Legislator Kevin Hardwick announces that a Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) Outreaches will be held on Wednesday, December 7, 2016, at The United Way Building, 34 Seymour Street, in the City of Tonawanda. Applicants will be seen...

Any college student, current or former, knows about the end of semester crunch.  During the last few weeks there are several papers due and a slew of final exams for which to prepare.  It can be a very stressful time for students....

Erie County Legislator Kevin Hardwick announces that due to the volume of requests from Grand Island property owners to receive Agricultural District status, he has arranged for the hearing to be held in the town. The county is holding the...

Legislator Kevin Hardwick and Rite-Aid Pharmacy will offer a Community Flu Clinic from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12 at Viet Nam Veterans of American Chapter 77, 57 Main St., City of Tonawanda.

In 1953 the United States Department of Health, Education and Welfare was created.  For the next two and one-half decades it was one of the biggest agencies in the federal government.  In 1979 the Carter Administration separated out the...

oneilj - Posted on 22 June 2011

The Greater Buffalo/Niagara Area Bicycle Route Guide, which includes a list of seven major bike trails throughout the region, is now available, announced Erie County Legislator Kevin R. Hardwick, R-Tonawanda.

 

Developed by the Greater Buffalo-Niagara Regional Transportation Council, the guide includes a full-color map of designated routes in Erie and Niagara counties, as well as a detailed map of downtown. It also features a list of bicycle dealers, repair and rental shops, and information about how to “Recycle-A-Bicycle” and receive a tax deductible receipt.

 

“The Bicycle Route Guide provides a great opportunity for individuals to see some of the most beautiful areas, including the great trails that run along the Niagara River and canal, while bicycling,” said Legislator Hardwick. “Biking directions help our residents to find a convenient and efficient route that makes use of dedicated bike trails.”

 

Additionally, New York State Bicycle Law guidelines are highlighted in the guide, along with safety tips, rules of the road, how to take a bike on the Metro Rail and multi-use trail information.

 

For information about the Greater Buffalo-Niagara Regional Transportation Council, please visit www.gbnrtc.org.

 

To request a free copy of the guide, please call Legislator Hardwick at 873-3438 or email kevin.hardwick@erie.gov.