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Press Releases - 2012


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Thanks to a partnership between Albright Knox Art Gallery and Erie County, thousands of educational art kits are being delivered to local middle schools. On Wednesday, Feb. 25, Erie County Legislator Joseph Lorigo joined West Seneca East Middle...

Recently, several of my colleagues in the Erie County Legislature proposed a law that would impose term limits on all county elected officials.  The law allows for three four-year terms for the County Executive, Comptroller, Clerk, District...

Last year, the Legislature unanimously approved an additional $5 million to be spent specifically for infrastructure repair.  However, the County Executive opposed the additional spending, claiming the money could not be used in the 2014...

The Erie County Legislature’s Majority Leader, Joseph C. Lorigo, sent a letter to the County Executive asking for further explanation concerning his withdrawal of Carol Dankert-Maurer’s name as Mental Health Commissioner....

Like many of you, I awoke on Jan. 9 to some snow and blowing wind. It wasn’t anything we hadn’t dealt with before. For many of us, after the 7-foot Snovember storm, it seemed like nothing. Because of the conditions, the roads were a...

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