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Majority Leader
Joseph C. Lorigo -
District 10


District Office:
Old Erie County Hall
92 Franklin Street
Fourth Floor
Buffalo, N.Y. 14202

Phone: 858-8922
Fax: 858-8895

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Legislator Lorigo tours the Village of East Aurora with
Minority Leader John Mills.

Touring the Roycroft Campus' Power House on Jan. 27, 2012
with Legislator John Mills and Assemblywoman Jane Corwin.

Queen of Heaven students created handmade cards
as part of the 2012 Valentines for Veterans program.

Kiwanis March 2012
Legislator Lorigo was the guest speaker at the West
Seneca Kiwanis Club's March 7, 2012 meeting. He is
joined by Kiwanis President Don Rauscher and
Kiwanis Past Lt. Governor & Program Chair Eric Paul.


Crista Botticello, owner of Ooo La La Boutique in East
Aurora, was honored during the April 5, 2012 session
for creating a scholarship program for high school seniors.


Julia Shea received a proclamation in recognition of being
a Greater East Aurora Chamber of Commerce 2012 Chambers
Choice honoree. Legislator Lorigo was proud to sponsor
Shea at the event.
(Photo courtesy of Joseph Stanek)

Doug Swift was recognized for his service as president
of the Roycroft Campus Corporation for seven years.
Legislator Lorigo presented the proclamation during the
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Power House in April 2012.

Legislator Lorigo and a Meals on Wheels volunteer
deliver meals to a resident. 

Students from Marilla Primary School in the Iroquois
School District listened as Legislator Lorigo read,
"Seed, Soil and Sun"  on March 19, 2012 during
Agricultural Literacy Week.


Erie County Legislator Joseph Lorigo, right, named
Joseph Cantafio of West Seneca as December’s Citizen
of the Month. Mr. Cantafio was joined by his wife, Karen,
and three sons, from left, John, Paul, and Daniel at the
Dec. 6, 2012 Erie County Legislative Session. 

Marykate Hoffman and Daniel Kelley, educators at The
Gow School, recently received recognition from
the International Multisensory Structured Language Education
Council. Legislator Lorigo honored them during an assembly
held at the school on Dec. 7, 2012.  


Legislator Lorigo's Spring 2012 Newsletter

Erie County Legislator Joseph C. Lorigo releases a quarterly newsletter to share information from the County Legislature with his constituents.

April 2012 Column - Revisions necessary to four-year plan to best reflect needs of taxpayers

As a rule, predicting exactly what will happen down the road is impossible. But each year, through analysis of trends and forecasting changes in the economy, the County’s Executive and Legislative Branches predict expenditures and revenues to create an annual budget reflecting what is anticipated in the coming year.

Legislator Lorigo to meet with residents at Marilla Library May 9

Erie County Legislator Joseph C. Lorigo will host a District Outreach Meeting from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 9 at the Marilla Library, 11637 Bullis Road, to meet with residents to discuss County issues and share information from the Legislature.

March 2012 Column - County website promotes open and transparent government

A common perception in any government, from town to federal levels, is that decisions are made behind closed doors; votes taken on the floor are done so without proper explanation as to their content and ramifications; and minutes from meetings are not publicized.

Legislator Lorigo announces NFTA public hearings to collect public input on proposed revisions to routes, fares

Erie County Legislator Joseph C. Lorigo reminds anyone who is interested that the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority has set two public hearings to collect public input on its proposal to increase fares, and change or cut some of its current routes.

Legislator Lorigo announces affordable radon test kits available through County

Erie County Legislator Joseph C. Lorigo encourages homeowners to test their homes for radon gas, saying that the process is simple and affordable through Erie County.

Legislator Lorigo to meet with residents at Aurora Senior Center on Feb. 21

Erie County Legislator Joseph C. Lorigo will host his first District Outreach Meeting from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21 at the Aurora Senior Center, 101 King Street, East Aurora, to meet with residents to discuss County issues and share information from the Legislature.

Order forms for the 2012 Conservation Tree and Shrub Seedling Sale are now available

Legislator Joseph Lorigo announces that order forms for the 2012 Conservation Tree and Shrub Seedling Sale are now available from the Erie County Soil and Water Conservation District. 

Legislator Lorigo requests NFTA reconsider cuts to routes in District 10

Upon reviewing the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority’s (NFTA) proposed cuts and changes to service, Legislator Joseph C. Lorigo became increasingly concerned about the negative impact they would have on the constituents in the 10th District, if approved.

January 2012 Column - New Districts bring challenges, opportunities

With my left hand on a Bible being held by my wife Jean and my right hand raised, I took the oath to office and began my term as the 10th District legislator at the beginning of this month.