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Edward Rath III
District 6

District Office:
Old Erie County Hall
92 Franklin Street
Fourth Floor
Buffalo, N.Y. 14202
Phone: (716) 858-8676
Fax: (716) 858-8895
Email: edward.rath@erie.gov

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July 2013 Column - Investigating Medicaid fraud needs to be priority of county executive

Last week, the Erie County Legislature concluded its investigation into what has been referred to as “document-gate,” the improper disposal of sensitive documents from the Department of Social Services. After the county comptroller brought the issue to the public’s attention, DSS appropriately revised its practices and has implemented changes to ensure that all documents are handled and disposed of properly.

Legislator Rath names Wilson family Citizens of the Month for June 2013

Erie County Legislator Edward Rath recognized the Wilson family as Citizens of the Month for June during the Legislature’s June 20, 2013 session. A proclamation was accepted by Bill and Kim Wilson in honor of their son, Staff Sgt. William R. “Billy” Wilson III.

Radon Awareness Event - Saturday, June 22 at Clarence Farmers Market

Erie County Legislator Ed Rath, in partnership with the Erie County Department of Environment and Planning, will host a Radon Awareness Event at the Clarence Farmers Market on Saturday, June 22 to educate residents about potential risks and how to test their homes for radon.

Legislator Rath announces free, guided walk at Akron Falls Park

Erie County Legislator Edward Rath announces that a free guided walk at Akron Falls Park will be held on Saturday, June 15, 2013.

June 2013 Column - Summer construction to include new light at County and Strickler roads

As the summer driving season approaches, motorists should be on the lookout for roadwork in Erie County. This past week the county executive finally released the 2013 road construction project list, which includes work totaling $36 million.