Everyone is welcome to attend any hearing location; register for lunch and to give testimony by calling the site you wish to attend.
*Lunch reservations at the 3 sites are required 48 hours in advance. The 2019 Program Plan and Tree of Services will be available online at erie.gov/seniorhearings after Oct. 9
If you're unable to attend, written comments are welcome and will be read for the record at the hearings. Send to: Senior Services Public Hearings Rm. 1303, 95 Franklin St. Buffalo, NY 14202. Be sure to include your phone number. Or you can submit online by emailing email@example.com
Monday, October 29
Town of Amherst Senior Center* | 370 John James Audubon Pkwy.
Call 636-3050 to register
Tuesday, October 30
Schiller Park Senior Center* | 2057 Genesee St.
Call 895-2727 to register
Wednesday, October 31
West Side Community Services | 161 Vermont St.
Call 884-6616 to register
Thursday, November 1
Merriweather Library | 1324 Jefferson Ave.
Call 858-6864 to register
Thursday, November 8
Town of Hamburg Senior Center* | 4540 Southwestern Blvd.
Call 646-5145 to register
We invite requests for accommodation due to disability; however accommodation cannot be guaranteed without advanced notice.
Frequently Asked Questions:
1. Do we have to let someone know if we want to speak?
Those who call in are call upon first to speak.
2. Is there a time limit for speakers?
The time limit is 5 minutes per person. Try to get across your message across in an
3. What Do People Say at a Public Hearing?
People comment about any of the county-funded programs they’ve known
Make suggestions about how we might better support caregivers
Describe unmet needs they see in their community
Share their ideas for new programs
4. Write down your remarks and give a copy to the Moderator.