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Press Releases - 2014


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Erie County Legislator Edward A. Rath, III is pleased to announce that the 2018 Erie County budget will include funding for several key organizations located in his district. Approved at the Dec. 7, 2017 session, Legislator Rath secured a...

I first want to start by wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and a wonderful holiday season. My wife, Amy, and I look forward to spending time with our three daughters, who are growing up far too fast, and my family and friends. Please...

The Erie County Legislature’s Majority Caucus sponsored a resolution at Thursday’s session in support of proposal that would eliminate fees charged to veterans and/or their next of kin to obtain records. The bill, H.R. 4325...

Erie County Legislator Edward Rath announces that HEAP applications are being accepted. HEAP is a federally funded program to assist income eligible Erie County residents with the costs of home heating, electricity, and...

12/29/14
ECC celebrates continued success through state’s FASNY tuition reimbursement program  

12/5/14
Legislator Rath announces HEAP Outreaches  

12/4/14
Hearts and Hands receives funding in 2015 budget  

12/4/14
Clarence Youth Bureau funding restored  

12/4/14
Legislator Rath announces funding for Visit Buffalo Niagara

12/2/14
Legislature’s Majority Caucus cuts spending, delivers tax decrease in 2015

12/2/14
Leading by example, Legislature reduces own budget for 2015

11/18/14
Legislator Rath provides update on repairs to North Amherst section of Hopkins Road

11/14/14
Weights and Measures Director appears before committee, refuses to answers questions  

11/7/14
Legislator Rath honors Sheriffs Deputies  

11/5/14
November 2014 Column - Elected officials’ salaries should not be raised

10/30/14
Legislators Rath and Loughran criticize lawsuit brought forward to stop ECC North’s STEM building

10/20/14
Do you agree with the Citizens Salary Review Commission’s recommendation to raise elected officials salaries?

10/15/14
Legislators focus on cutting taxes for 2015 during review of county executive’s proposed budget

10/14/14
Legislator Rath announces Business Forum to discuss how public-private partnerships are critical to growth

9/30/14
Legislator Rath, Rite-Aid to host Flu Clinic on Oct. 20

9/30/14
October 2014 Column - Erie County prioritizing efforts to prevent child and elder abuse

9/19/14
Legislator Rath announces Sept. 27 Pharmaceutical Drug Collection Event

9/15/14
Elder Abuse Outreach to address threats to vulnerable residents

9/10/14
September 2014 Column - Economic development forums encourage collaboration on projects

9/5/14
Erie County, Town of Newstead Complete Historic Land Transfer

8/28/14
Reconstruction of Hopkins Road ahead of schedule  

8/20/15
Legislator Rath honors Clarence’s first place Battle of the Books Team

7/2/14
July 2014 Column - Maintaining accountability in Erie County government

6/4/14
June 2014 Column - County should explore all options to complete additional road work

 5/7/14
May 2014 Column - Majority Caucus improving efficiency within Legislature

5/2/14
Legislator Rath, business leaders to host Economic Development Forum

4/11/14
Legislator Rath announces Hopkins Road repairs to begin April 21

4/8/14
Community Forum April 10 to discuss repairs to Hopkins Road

4/3/14
April 2014 Column - Creating additional taxing district not the answer

3/13/14
Erie County calls for reform to state labor law

3/11/14
March 2014 Column - Review of the 2014 State of the county

2/14/14
Legislator Rath alerts residents to utility worker scam

2/18/14
Legislator Rath collaborates with schools, Air Reserve Station for 4th annual Valentines for Veterans program

2/5/14
February 2014 - Development agency a major tool in recent resurgence

1/24/14
Legislator Rath announces funding approved to begin design work on Goodrich Road

1/6/14
January 2014 Column - Infrastructure maintenance, business forums priorities in 2014