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First Quarter Financial Report 2013

The office of Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw completed the First Quarter financial report for the Erie County Legislature and Erie County Executive.  It includes a responsible warning over the administration’s overly optimistic and aggressive sales tax revenue projections that could negatively impact the 2013 budget. 

Big Bucks Saved by ECFSA Borrowing

Erie County saved approximately $3,189,050 by utilizing the Erie County Fiscal Stability Authority (ECFSA) and its lower interest rate to borrow on behalf of taxpayers, rather than having Erie County and its higher interest rate conduct borrowing.

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. CLICK HERE, email or call with your report. 

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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.