December 17, 2011

Buffalo News: Lighting of Canalside tree draws a few dozen hearty souls

By T.J. Pignataro December 17, 2011 All summer long, hundreds of thousands flocked to Canalside, soaking up the sun by the harbor, listening to music festivals and […]
December 13, 2011

City and State: Executive Promotion

By Jon Lentz December 13, 2011 Mark Poloncarz notched one of the state’s big upset wins this year by knocking out Erie County Executive Chris Collins. […]
December 13, 2011

Buffalo News Editorial: The right man for the job

Tobe brings a wide array of skills to county’s economic development table By News Editorial Board December 13, 2011 The hiring of Richard M. Tobe as deputy […]
December 13, 2011

Tonawanda News: Poloncarz taps deputy executive

December 13, 2011 BUFFALO — Erie County Executive-elect Mark C. Poloncarz has appointed his future deputy, who will take charge of the county’s economic plan released […]
December 12, 2011

Buffalo News: Poloncarz lauds Tobe as ‘perfect’ pick

County’s No. 2 job gets economic focus By Robert J. McCarthy December 12, 2011 Richard M. Tobe, a veteran of state and local government for three decades, […]
December 12, 2011

Poloncarz Announces Appointment of Richard Tobe as Deputy County Executive

Cites Tobe’s Decades of Economic Development Experience and Public Service Credentials ERIE COUNTY, NY—Today, Erie County Executive-elect Mark C. Poloncarz announced the appointment of Richard M. […]
December 10, 2011

Buffalo News: ECMC pact’s costs worry Poloncarz

Erie County isn’t really out of the hospital business. By Denise Jewell Gee December 10, 2011 A few days after he was elected county executive, as congratulatory […]
December 9, 2011

Poloncarz Announces Transition Team Subcommittee Members

Transition Team Chairman Notes the Exceptional Interest in Serving in Poloncarz Administration, Receipt of More Than 650 Applications ERIE COUNTY, NY—Today, Erie County Executive-elect Mark C. […]
December 7, 2011

WGRZ-TV: Big Sales Tax Revenue Thanks to Canadian Shoppers

by Michael Wooten Dec 7, 2011 BUFFALO, N.Y. — Erie and Niagara County governments are getting a much-needed financial boost thanks to stronger-than-expected sales tax revenue, in part due […]