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Press Releases - 2012


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Today, the Eric County Legislature approved a resolution requesting the County Executive attend and speak at a special public meeting on the ongoing problems in CPS and the Department of Social Services. The resolution received bipartisan (7-4)...

Today, the Erie County Legislature opposed the recent recommendation of a $15 minimum wage for fast food workers in New York State by the New York Minimum Wage Board. Per the recommendation, rates would be raised incrementally in New York City,...

Many college students are enjoying a nice break this summer before they return to classes in the fall. Unfortunately for Erie Community College students, returning in the fall just became $300 more expensive.  

Erie County Legislature Majority Leader Joseph Lorigo and Legislator Ted Morton have requested that the county thoroughly examine a leasing option for county vehicles to determine if tax dollars could be saved. Recently, Cattaraugus County...

Members of the Erie County Legislature are extremely disappointed that the 2015-2016 Erie Community College budget was approved with a $300 tuition hike. Majority Leader Joseph Lorigo, Legislator Ted Morton and Legislator Edward Rath attempted to...

12/20/12
December 2012 Column - Adopted 2013 budget eliminates tax increase, funds programs and services

 
 
 
 
 
 

9/24/12
Legislator Lorigo announces free, guided walk at Emery Park

9/21/12
September 2012 Column - Unsettled lease agreement leaves unanswered questions

9/17/12
Legislator Lorigo promotes commerce, meets with businesses to discuss concerns, highlight successes

9/10/12
Legislator Lorigo recognizes Marilla Library for winning 2012 Battle of the Books

8/17/12
August 2012 Column - Proposed contract is fair

6/21/12
June 2012 Column - Choose borrowing option that saves taxpayers money

6/19/12
Cultural funding application available through Legislator Lorigo’s Office

6/8/12
Legislator Lorigo announces June 16th guided walk in Emery Park

5/24/12
Legislator Lorigo announces Senior Outreach Meeting at Elma Senior Center

5/23/12
Legislator Lorigo thanks community for supporting Explore and More fundraiser

5/17/12
May 2012 Column - Oil and chipping expected on 225 road miles

5/11/12
Legislator Lorigo to host Hot Dog Roast Fundraiser during Explore and More’s Touch-A-Truck event

5/3/12
Legislator Lorigo's Spring 2012 Newsletter

4/27/12
Legislator Lorigo's Spring 2012 Newsletter

4/19/12
April 2012 Column - Revisions necessary to four-year plan to best reflect needs of taxpayers

4/16/11
Legislator Lorigo to meet with residents at Marilla Library May 9

3/22/12
March 2012 Column - County website promotes open and transparent government

3/18/12
Legislator Lorigo announces NFTA public hearings to collect public input on proposed revisions to routes, fares

2/6/12
Order forms for the 2012 Conservation Tree and Shrub Seedling Sale are now available

1/20/12
Legislator Lorigo requests NFTA reconsider cuts to routes in District 10

1/18/12
January 2012 Column - New Districts bring challenges, opportunities

1/10/12
HEAP Outreach will be held Jan. 24 at Aurora Senior Center

1/5/12
Legislator Lorigo honored by appointment to committees

12/30/11
Legislator Lorigo sworn in as 10th District Representative