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Kevin Hardwick
District 4

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Old Erie County Hall
92 Franklin Street
Fourth Floor
Buffalo, N.Y. 14202
Phone: 858-8672
Fax: 858-8895

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May 2016 Column - Our Moment on the World Stage

Normally I discuss Erie County issues in this space.  But I would be remiss if I did not take this opportunity to share my thoughts regarding last month’s presidential primary.  After all, it is not every year that the attention of the nation is focused on the Empire State.  The presidential nominations of both parties are usually sewn up by the time we have our primary.  So every four years I end up lamenting that my vote does not matter in the nomination phase of the presidential contest.  This adds insult to injury, as New York typically is not a factor in the general election.  This year, though, was different.

Legislator Hardwick recognizes Raymond Pauley, April 2016’s Citizen of the Month

Erie County Legislator Kevin Hardwick announces that Grand Island resident Raymond W. Pauley has been named the April 2016 Citizen of the Month in recognition of his service to the community through the Grand Island Fire Company and other contributions. Pauley, who has been a member of the fire company for more than 50 years, was presented a proclamation during the Legislature’s April 28, 2016 session.

Legislator Hardwick reminds residents that Hazardous Waste Drop Off event is May 7

Erie County Legislator Kevin Hardwick reminds residents that Erie County hosts two Hazardous Waste Drop Off Events each spring, with the first of 2016 scheduled for Saturday, May 7 at Erie Community College’s North Campus.

Legislator Hardwick announces Grand Island roadways to be repaired

Erie County Legislator Kevin Hardwick announces that Whitehaven Road and Baseline Road on Grand Island will both be repaved this year. The Legislature unanimously approved more than $26 million in road work funding at today’s session, including these two important projects.

April 2016 Column - Major Decisions Looming

Some days the life of an Erie County Legislator can be routine and not all that exciting.  Thursday, April 7 was not one of those days.