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Press Releases - 2010


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The Erie County Legislature has approved a resolution in support of an amendment to the federal health care bill that would require that New York State pay the total cost of Medicaid. This would relieve Erie County of approximately $200 million...

Members of the Erie County Legislature have requested that the Erie County Fiscal Stability Authority (ECFSA) Board appear at the next Finance and Management Committee meeting to discuss the new plan that would allow the ECFSA to borrow on behalf...

My office recently participated in a conference to discuss New York State’s Foreclosure Relief Act and how it can remove “Zombie Properties” from your neighborhood. There isn’t a single community in Western New York that...

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo has a lot of big ideas. Some of these ideas would be incredible for our region, including the extension of light rail into Amherst. However, we first need to address how to pay for our current obligations before...

“Today the Governor once again discussed the need for increased public transportation in our communities. I was very interested to again hear support for extension of the light rail line into the Town of Amherst. Clearly our public...

12/09/10
Legislator Rath announces County news in newsletter

12/06/10
Legislator Rath announces HEAP Outreach will be held Dec. 14 at Amherst Town Hall

11/19/10
Legislature honors Sheriff Deputy for efforts to combat human trafficking

11/05/10
Local law to create Erie County Silver Alert System approved

11/04/10
Budget needs to reduce spending, hold line on taxes

10/15/10
Legislature accepts grant for Libraries to install self checkout system, improve efficiency

09/21/10
Legislator Rath proposes local law to create 'Erie County Silver Alert System'

09/13/10
Legislator Rath announces Electronic Recycling Day will be held Sept. 18

09/03/10
Legislator Rath announces new Bicycle Route Guide now available

08/27/10
Legislator Rath partners with UNYTS to host blood drive

08/05/10
Amherst Bee Column - District outreach meetings provide further accessibility

07/27/10
Legislator Rath announces Outreach Meeting schedule for August

07/27/10
Legislator Rath announces grant will assist volunteer firefighters with recruitment

07/02/10
Legislator Rath reminds residents of July Outreach Meetings

06/21/10
Legislator Rath outlines plan to reopen portion of Hopkins Road

05/25/10
Legislator Rath plans District Outreach Meetings in June

05/21/10
Amber Alerts to appear on all County owned cell phones, Republican Caucus proudly supports action

05/05/10
Passports Outreach

04/28/10
Hazardous Waste Drop-off Day set for May 8

04/28/10
Legislator Rath secures funding for Erie County Fire Training Academy

04/26/10
Legislator Rath adds evening hours to Outreach Meetings schedule

04/20/10
Legislator Rath arranges for donation of treadmills to Williamsville Fire Department

04/07/10
Legislator Rath announces Unwanted Pharmaceutical Drop-Off Day

04/05/10
Legislator Rath announces meeting to discuss plan for repairing Hopkins Road

04/05/10
Legislator Rath announces opportunity to file taxes for free

03/15/10
Residents invited to bring concerns to Legislator Rath during outreach meetings

03/15/10
Republican Caucus applauds County Executive's efforts, plans for $44 million surplus

02/24/10
Closing of District Offices Will Save Taxpayers Money