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NEW YORK STATE SHORTCHANGES ERIE COUNTY ON MEDICAID PAYMENT SAVINGS

June 26, 2020

Erie County Comptroller Stefan I. Mychajliw Jr. sent a letter to Erie County lawmakers outlining the savings Erie County will realize as a result of federal relief legislation that ultimately increased federal Medicaid assistance.

COMPTROLLER CALLS ON UNION TO PROTECT HEALTH OF RETURNING EMPLOYEES

June 25, 2020

Erie County Comptroller Stefan I. Mychajliw Jr. sent a letter to CSEA Local 815 President Denise Szymura, raising concerns about plans for many Erie County employees to return to the workplace Monday, June 29th.  The Poloncarz Administration plans to bring Social Services employees back to the Rath building and other county locations.

COMPTROLLER MYCHAJLIW ANNOUNCES ISSUANCE OF REVENUE ANTICIPATION NOTE TO HELP ADDRESS BUDGET SHORTFALLS

June 24, 2020

Erie County Comptroller Stefan I. Mychajliw Jr. announced today that Erie County is issuing a Revenue Anticipation Note (RAN) with a closing date scheduled for June 25, 2020.  The RAN is for $125 million.  It will assist Erie County in addressing financial shortfalls as a result of both COVID-19 and state and federal revenue due Erie County.

Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw

Erie County Comptroller Stefan Iwan Mychajliw is the son of Polish and Ukrainian immigrants, the youngest of seven children, who grew up in blue-collar beginnings near the corner of William and Fillmore on the East Side of Buffalo.

The people of Erie County first elected Mychajliw Erie County Comptroller on November 6th, 2012. Husband to Ashley, a social worker, and proud father of Mia Theresa, Maksym Roman and Emeryk Francis

If you see or suspect waste, fraud or abuse of county resources, don’t ignore it!  Please take a minute and report your suspicions to our Erie County Whistleblower Hotline. If you are, or work for, a County Clerk in New York State and you suspect that a person who is in the United States illegally has applied for a driver’s license, you can anonymously report it to ICE by calling their hotline at 1-866-347-2423 or electronically on their website. OR, utilize our Erie County hotline, and we will forward all tips.

 

 

The Erie County Comptroller’s Office is monitoring expenses related to the Covid-19 pandemic and how your tax dollars are being spent. Whether it is local tax dollars from the county surplus or federal funds, your taxes are being used to cover costs associated with the county-wide response to the COVID-19 public health crisis. You have a right to know how this money is spent.