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Hon. Kevin R. Hardwick

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Buffalo, N.Y. 14202

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Legislator Hardwick secures $5,000 for Brighton Place

Erie County Legislator Kevin Hardwick announces that Brighton Place Community Resource Center will again receive $5,000 in the Erie County budget to support its effort to provide library resources and additional services to the community. The Legislature approved the funding at today’s annual Budget Meeting.

December 2016 Column - Uber Important

Anyone who has travelled to New York or any one of dozens of other cities in the United States is probably familiar with Uber or other so-called ridesharing services.  When I travelled to Brooklyn last year for my son’s wedding I was amazed with the convenience of Uber.  My wife ordered and paid for the ride on her smart phone and the car showed up within minutes.  We tracked our progress on the cell phone app and tipped the driver upon arrival at our destination.  It was just that easy.

Legislator Hardwick announces HEAP Outreach dates

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 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

November 2016 Column - The Crunch

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.  Having taught at Canisius College now for over 27 years I can attest that it is not easy for professors either.  After all, someone has to grade all those papers and administer the exams.  If everyone keeps calm and works together, however, my experience has taught me that everyone will survive.

Legislator Hardwick facilitates hearing on Grand Island for numerous agricultural district requests

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 hearing at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10 at the Grand Island Library, 1715 Bedell Road, Grand Island.