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John J. Mills -
District 11


District Office:
Old Erie County Hall
92 Franklin Street
Fourth Floor
Buffalo, N.Y. 14202
Phone: 858-8850
Fax: 858-8895
Email: john.mills@erie.gov

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October 2016 Column - Proposed 2017 county budget to be released soon

In about a week the Legislature and Erie County residents will learn what the County Executive’s proposed 2017 budget will include. It is my sincere hope that the County Executive has done everything possible to respect the taxpayers of Erie County and not propose a tax increase

Legislators push for additional road work throughout Erie County

Erie County Legislature Chairman John Mills, Majority Leader Joseph Lorigo and Legislator Edward Rath held a press conference on Sept. 20, 2016 in the Town of Boston on Springville Boston Road to bring attention to the poor condition of roadways throughout Erie County.

September 2016 Column - Summer sees increase in rabies cases, free clinics planned this month for pets

Locally, one of the larger news stories concerning health this summer focused on rabies cases. Not only were wild animals testing positive for the disease, but at least one case of a domestic animal was reported. In response to this increase the county participated in a bait vaccine drop program to reduce incidents of rabies.

Legislator Mills’ Hot Dog Roast Events raise $67,077 in 10 years

What started out with a $1 hot dog 10 years ago, turned into 64 fundraisers and thousands of dollars raised for rural library branches in Erie County. Legislator John Mills, Chairman of the Erie County Legislature, was proud to be joined by Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System Director Mary Jean Jakubowski and Angola Public Library Director Jennifer Page, Eden Public Library Director Donna-Jo Webster, Concord Public Library Director Bridgette Heintz, Town of Collins Public Library Director Abigail Barten-McGowan, Orchard Park Public Library Director Peggy Errington and Boston Free Library Director Lydia Herren to announce that with overwhelming community support his Hot Dog Roast Fundraisers have raised a grand total of $67,077 over the past decade.

August 2016 Column - New Parks Master Plan will enhance historic parks system

I hope that everyone has been enjoying their summer. Perhaps your outings have included a stop at one of my Hot Dog Roast Fundraisers benefiting the libraries in my district. If you missed out, don’t worry, you can catch the last fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12 at the Orchard Park Public Library, 4570 South Buffalo St., Orchard Park. Your support is appreciated!