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Erie County Legislator John J. Mills is pleased to announce Annette Gernatt of Concord has been named the Citizen of the Month for December 2014. Gernatt was the Library Director of the Hulbert Library of the Town of Concord for 30 years, greatly...

I am happy to report that the Erie County Legislature’s budget amendments have resulted in a tax rate decrease for next year. The Legislature worked together to reduce spending without impacting services. As a result, we were able to lower...

The Erie County Legislature’s Majority Caucus has revised County Executive Mark Poloncarz’s proposed 2015 budget that only held the line on taxes and approved a budget that decreases taxes. The Majority Caucus’s cuts to the...

At today’s Annual Budget Meeting the Erie County Legislature Majority Caucus voted to reduce its own budget by nearly $100,000. The reduction was achieved by eliminating a position, slashing the office supply budget line and reducing its...

11/12/13
Legislator Mills honors Scenic Byway committee

11/7/13
November 2013 Column - Budget process underway, County announces free shredding day to protect residents' identity

10/4/13
October 2013 Column - Improvements at county parks must remain constant 

9/6/13
September 2013 Column - County offers programs aimed at improving safely, health of residents 

9/5/13
Legislator Mills, Library Director Gernatt announce library fundraiser total 

8/23/13
Legislator Mills presents donation to Angola Library to support building fund 

8/20/13
Legislator Mills presents donation to Eden Library 

8/16/13
Legislators Lorigo and Mills to host Annual Hot Dog Road Fundraiser at West Falls-Colden Library 

8/8/13
7th Annual Hot Dog Roast Fundraiser at Orchard Park Library on Aug. 16

8/8/13
August 2013 Column - Mid-year budget hearings show surplus for 2013 

7/29/13
Legislator Mills announces North Collins Library event raises $1,010 for programming 

7/23/13
Legislator Mills announces Community Outreach Meetings to discuss Senior and Social Services' programs 

7/17/13
Legislator Mills announces Collins Library breaks record with 2013 fundraiser 

7/12/13
Legislator Mills to host Hot Dog Roast Fundraisers at Concord & Angola Libraries 

7/9/13
2013 Boston Free Library Fundraiser exceeds last year's total 

7/5/13
Legislator Mills to host Hot Dog Roast Fundraisers in Eden, Concord & Angola 

7/2/13
June 2013 Column - Sprague Brook Park Veterans Memorial Grove worthy of a visit this summer 

6/21/13
Legislator Mills announces North Collins, Eden Hot Dog Roast details 

6/11/13
Minority Leader Mills announces Zoar Valley Road repairs underway 

6/11/13
June 2013 Column - 2013 summer projects a start, but more needs to be done in county 

6/11/13
Hazardous Waste Drop-off Saturday, June 15 at ECC South 

6/10/13
Boston Free Library, North Collins Hot Dog Roast details 

6/7/13
Funding approved for Cradle Beach, local Boys and Girls Clubs 

6/4/13
Eden volunteer firefighter presented proclamation in recognition of 50 years of service 

5/24/13
Erie County Legislator Mills announces Collins Library and Boston Free Lirbary Hot Dog Roast details 

5/14/13
Free rabies clinic will be held Wednesday, May 29 

5/6/13
May 2013 Column - Serious road issues need to be addressed this summer 

4/29/13
Legislator Mills opposes proposal to consider border crossing fee 

4/22/13
Local collection sites for National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day 

4/11/13
Legislator Mills: increase of CHIPS funding will benefit local projects 

4/4/13
April 2013 Column - Erie County to host Hazardous Waste Drop-off Days

3/7/13
March 2013 Column - County responds to FEMA audit, delay in E911 project

2/17/13
Conservation Tree and Shrub Seedling Sale deadline is March 15

2/7/13
February 2013 Column - Opt-out option protects pistol permit holders' information

2/6/13
Nominees sought for Citizen of the Month Award

1/28/13
Legislator Mills announces remaining HEAP Outreach dates 

1/28/13
Legislature’s Minority Caucus approves resolution supporting investigation into reuse of insulin pens at VA Hospital

1/11/13
Mills reappointed to Minority Leader post

1/9/13
Legislator Mills revisits history of Chestnut Ridge Park’s toboggan chutes on anniversary of their reopening

1/4/13
January 2013 Column - Actions taken in 2012 will lead to brighter future for county