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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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Legislator Rath explores County’s 911 tracking system to ensure cell phone users can be adequately located

Erie County Legislator Edward A. Rath, III will be hosting a discussion at the March 19, 2015 Public Safety Committee meeting to ensure that Erie County is doing all it can to have reliable tracking methods to locate individuals who place 911 calls from a cell phone.

Legislator Rath honors local Kiwanis Clubs during organization’s 100th anniversary

Erie County Legislator Edward Rath congratulates Kiwanis International and all of Erie County’s local clubs on the organization’s 100th anniversary. The district that Legislator Rath represents is served directly by the Clarence and Amherst Kiwanis Clubs.

Legislator Rath calls for preservation of stronger aviation regulations

Erie County Legislator Edward Rath announces that the Erie County Legislature approved a resolution encouraging Congress and the Federal Aviation Administration to preserve and expand critical regulations to continue to improve aviation safety.

Legislators introduce local law to give voters the right to decide on term limits for county officials

Erie County Legislator Edward Rath, along with co-sponsors Chairman John Mills, Legislator Lynne Dixon, Legislator Ted Morton and Legislator Kevin Hardwick have introduced a proposed local law that would give voters the right to decide on term limits for Erie County’s elected officials. The timeline calls for the referendum to be on the ballot in the November 2015 election.

February 2015 Column - ECIDA projects create, retain jobs

I recently completed my first year on the Erie County Industrial Development Agency, a year that included a lot of exciting projects and reform within the ECIDA. The ECIDA’s partnership with local businesses is critical to Western New York’s economic development. In addition to the tax incentive programs often related to the IDA, I continue to advocate for new policies for local businesses to help them expand and thrive here in Erie County.