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Press Releases - 2011


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Erie County Legislature Chairman John Mills cosponsored a local law that was passed unanimously at the July 30, 2015 session to ban the sale of cosmetics containing microbeads.

Erie County Legislator John J. Mills is pleased to announce that both the Angola Library and Collins Library did extremely well at their 2015 Hot Dog Roast Fundraisers. Angola set a new record, raising $1,290 and Collins matched its previous...

Erie County Legislator John J. Mills honored former Town of Collins Library Director Karen McClure on her long-time service to the Buffalo and Erie County Library System by presenting her with a proclamation recognizing her dedication.

Erie County Legislator John J. Mills will be joined by Village of Springville and Town of Concord officials, along with library personnel, for the 9th annual Hulbert Library of the Town of Concord Hot Dog Roast Fundraiser. ...

A few weeks ago Erie County concluded the spring 2015 free Walk in County Parks series at Chestnut Ridge Park. Those who attended were able to learn more about this great park and enjoy a guided tour along the trails.

12/29/11
Legislator Mills' Winter 2011 Newsletter

12/9/11
December 2011 Column - Fewer legislators will mean more efficient county government

11/28/11
Legislator Mills announces HEAP Outreach will be held Dec. 12 at Concord Town Hall

10/18/11
Legislator Mills invites residents to take guided walk in Chestnut Ridge Park

10/17/11
October 2011 Column - Budget once again does not include tax increase

09/26/11
Erie County Announces Second Year Revival of AutumnFest at Sprague Brook Park

09/22/11
Legislator John Mills Library Hot Dog Roast Fundraising Reaches All-Time High

09/13/11
County Reopens First Stretch of Reconstructed Eden Evans Center Road

09/09/11
Legislator John Mills Reminds Pet Owners About Rabies Clinic on September 21

09/02/11
Sept. 2011 Column - Childhood Lessons Prove Invaluable in Adulthood

08/23/11
Mills, Collins Present Shirley the Pig to Hidden Valley Adventure

08/15/11
Mills, Collins Pardon Shirley the Pig at the Erie County Fair

08/04/11
August 2011 Column - Expanding session locations best serves constituents

08/01/2011
Legislator Mills announces Aug. 4 Concord Library Hot Dog Roast Fundraiser

07/12/11
Legislator Mills' Summer 2011 Newsletter

07/08/11
July 2011 Column - Public- private partnerships great option for growth in Western New York

06/28/11
Legislator Mills announces 2nd Annual free BPO concert at Chestnut Ridge Park

06/22/11
Legislator Mills announces Bicycle Route Guide now available

06/21/11
Legislator Mills announces free fishing clinic at Chestnut Ridge Park

06/14/11
Legislator Mills announces Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day

06/13/11
Legislator Mills announces 5th Annual Collins Library Hot Dog Roast Fundraiser

06/07/11
Legislator Mills invites residents to take guided walks in County parks

06/02/11
June 2011 Column: Budget process is a year-round effort, department’s spending needs to be reviewed

05/23/11
Legislator Mills announces Hot Dog Roast Schedule to benefit County libraries

05/17/11
Legislator Mills announces grant funding secured to support Scenic Byway

05/12/11
Hot Spot Fishing Maps available through Legislator Mills’ office

05/05/11
May 2011 Column: Value of parks improvements well worth dollars spent

04/28/11
Legislator Mills announces that improvements at Chestnut Ridge Park will increase energy efficiency

04/25/11
Erie County to participate in National Prescription Drug Drop Off

04/11/11
Legislator Mills announces availability of second emergency HEAP benefits

04/07/11
April 2011 Column: State of the County is strong; reform initiatives applied

04/05/11
Legislator Mills' March 2011 Newsletter

03/31/11
Legislator Mills announces Sugar Shack Tours available through April 15

03/07/11
March 2011 Column - Redrawing of legislative districts must be fair process

03/01/11
County’s Minority Caucus opposes imposing registration fee on bicycles

03/01/11
HEAP Outreach will be held March 7 at Aurora Senior Center

02/11/11
American Public Works Association honors Legislator Mills for dedication to public works projects

02/09/11
Minority Leader John J. Mills announces first six appointments to the Reapportionment Committee

02/04/11
Allow counties to opt out of non-mandated Medicaid

02/03/11
Conservation Tree and Shrub Seedlings Available; orders due March 18

01/26/11
Legislator Mills named Legislature’s Minority Leader for 2011

01/04/11
Legislator Mills announces HEAP Outreach will be held Jan. 19 at Concord Town Hall