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ERIE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT CONTINUES ATTACK ON BUSINESSES

December 19, 2020

Comptroller Mychajliw continues to support local businesses attacked by the Erie County Department of Health and forced to shut down.  Hundreds of families and children involved in youth sports told they can no longer practice or engage in much needed exercise.

COMPTROLLER TO FEDS: ERIE COUNTY USE OF CARES ACT FUNDING RAISES CONCERNS

December 18, 2020

Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw sent a letter to congressional leaders advising them of the ways the Erie County Executive's Administration is spending CARES Act funds, and raises questions as to whether it is proper use of the federal COVID funding.

43NORTH AWARDS $10,000 IN TAXPAYER FUNDS TO LEFT-WING BLOGGER THAT USED RACIAL EPITHET ON SOCIAL MEDIA

December 17, 2020

Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw sent a letter to lawmakers, raising concerns about who taxpayer-funded business grants were sent to after it came to light that troubling language was used by a blogger who received a $10,000 grant.

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.