September 22, 2011

Poloncarz Pledges to Address Crumbling County Roads and Bridges Based on Priority, Not Politics

Calls Out Collins for Hoarding Millions of Dollars of Job Creating Funding Instead of Using it to Rebuild County’s Infrastructure  ERIE COUNTY, NY – County Executive […]
September 21, 2011

Poloncarz’s Review of Sheriff’s Jail Management Projects Skyrocketing Overtime Costs but Identifies Way to Save Nearly $3 Million Over Next 5 Years Through Additional Hires

In Addition to Saving Millions, Additional Staffing at Holding Center and Correctional Facility Will Increase Safety for Both Guards and Inmates ERIE COUNTY, NY—Today, Erie County […]
September 21, 2011

WNED: Comptroller Suggests Hiring to Control Overtime Costs at County Jails

By Mark Leitner BUFFALO, NY (wned) – The high cost of overtime at the downtown Erie County Holding Center and County Correctional Facility in Alden is […]
September 19, 2011

Buffalo News: Unions sue county over selection of road work contractors

By Denise Jewell Gee A coalition of trade unions is challenging the way Erie County chose two contractors who helped reconstruct a portion of Eden-Evans Center […]
September 16, 2011

Poloncarz Calls on Control Board to Conduct County’s Short-Term Borrowing

Although Unable to Secure Rating Upgrade, Through Poloncarz’s Efforts, Taxpayers Still Assured Best Possible Deal ERIE COUNTY, NY—Today, Erie County Comptroller Mark Poloncarz requested that the […]
September 15, 2011

Poloncarz Applauds Legislature’s Approval of Additional $300,000 for Cultural Organizations

Call on Collins Administration to Make Good on Promises and Stop Withholding More Than $1 Million in Funding to Culturals from 2010 Funding Adopted, Yet Withheld […]
September 15, 2011

WKBW: County Executive Race Heating Up

By Kyla Igoe September 14, 2011 Buffalo, NY (WKBW) -With the November Elections just weeks away, the race for Erie County Executive is heating up. Incumbent […]
September 15, 2011

Buffalo News: Collins, Poloncarz rev up for campaign combat

By Robert J. McCarthy NEWS POLITICAL REPORTER In the midst of dizzying spin over primary results and new economic claims from both candidates, the general election campaign […]
September 14, 2011

Poloncarz Releases Economic Development Strategy

Focus On Job Creation and Creating a “One-Stop” Shop for Development ERIE COUNTY, NY – Today, County Executive Candidate Mark Poloncarz pledged to make job creation […]