March 21, 2011

Erie County Receives Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting

5th Consecutive Year Under Poloncarz that the County’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report Has Been Recognized by the Government Finance Officers Association ERIE COUNTY, NY—Today, Erie County […]
March 18, 2011

Poloncarz Stops Check to New County Attorney, Plans to Withhold Payment Until Salary Error is Corrected by Personnel Department

County Executive Attempts to Pay Position $150,000 Despite Legislature’s Reduction to $99,000 and Warnings From Poloncarz The Buffalo News’ Matthew Spina writes about it here and […]
March 18, 2011

Buffalo News: Comptroller stops check to county’s new attorney

March 18, 2011 By Matthew Spina Erie County’s first paycheck to its new county attorney was halted Thursday by aides to Comptroller Mark C. Poloncarz, who said […]
March 18, 2011

Buffalo News Editorial: $99,000 it is

March 18, 2011 When it comes to the price of a starting county attorney, we’re going to have to side with Erie County Comptroller Mark C. […]
March 9, 2011

Buffalo News: $150,000 for attorney? Poloncarz balks

March 9, 2011 By Matthew Spina Erie County Comptroller Mark C. Poloncarz, who signs the county’s checks, says he will pay the new county attorney only the […]
March 2, 2011

Poloncarz Releases Audit of Convention and Visitors Bureau

Audit Raises Questions on Whether CVB Owes Refund to County, Poorly Drafted Contract by Collins Administration to Blame for Financial Discrepancy Comptroller’s Office Also Notes Comparatively […]
February 28, 2011

Buffalo News: Chris Collins on Wisconsin

February 28, 2011 By Bob McCarthy There may be nobody in New York State more focused on faraway Wisconsin these days than County Executive Chris Collins. That’s […]