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COMPTROLLER MYCHAJLIW PUSHES FOR HAMBURG TOWN BOARD TO OPPOSE TEARING DOWN SKYWAY

June 3, 2021

Comptroller Mychajliw is asking the Hamburg Town Board to pass a resolution Monday to oppose tearing down the Skywy, vowing to work with public servants of all parties to stop the destruction of the skyway.

GACH ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT AFTER DECADES OF SERVICE TO ERIE COUNTY TAXPAYERS

May 26, 2021

Erie County Deputy Comptroller Greg Gach, who has served in that position for both Erie County Comptroller Stefan I. Mychajliw and current Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz, announced his retirement from service to taxpayers as of June 1st, 2021.  The long time Lancaster resident took his extensive accounting knowledge and experience to the public sector, serving the public more than 40 years in numerous roles.  

MORE FEDERAL COVID-19 FUNDS FLOW TO ERIE COUNTY

May 19, 2021

Erie County Comptroller Stefan Mychajliw announced the deposit of $89,223,547 in 2021 COVID-19 relief funds from the federal government that is now in the possession of Erie County government.  With the recent deposit, Comptroller Mychajliw issued two warnings/recommendations to the Erie County Legislature. One, fulfill their oversight function by ensuring these federal COVID dollars are spent appropriately and legally. Two, with the additional revenue and more taxpayers being vaccinated, it is time the Legislature revoke emergency powers given to the Erie County Executive.

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

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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.