January 3, 2012

WBFO-AM – Poloncarz marks first day on new job with five executive orders

Although the Erie County Executive’s office was open to the public on Sunday following Mark Poloncarz’s oath of office, Tuesday was his first official day in […]
January 3, 2012

WIVB-TV – Poloncarz signs executive orders

Kevin Rhoney BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – County Executive Mark Poloncarz didn’t waste anytime getting to work, Tuesday. Three days after being sworn in, he signed five […]
January 3, 2012

Buffalo News – County seeks specialist to handle Bills lease

By Denise Jewell Gee The lease that governs Erie County’s relationship with the Buffalo Bills is nearly four inches thick and made up of 35 intertwined […]
January 3, 2012

WIVB-TV – Co Exec makes Bills stadium 1st priority

Luke Moretti BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – The new county executive wants a deal with the Bills on lease negotiations over the county-owned Ralph Wilson Stadium. And […]
January 3, 2012

Buffalo News – A question arises about who will fill county finance job

Comptroller vacancy isn’t exactly inviting By Robert J. McCarthy Imagine this pitch from political leaders seeking candidates for the vacant post of Erie County comptroller: Must […]
January 3, 2012

Buffalo News Editorial – Changing of the guard

Billittier deserves credit for his years of service as county’s chief health officer News Editorial Board A county executive is entitled to put his own team […]
January 1, 2012

YNN – Poloncarz sworn in as Erie County Executive

By: Kevin Jolly BUFFALO, N.Y. — Former Comptroller Mark Poloncarz made his declaration Sunday as he was sworn in as the new Erie County Executive. “Today […]
January 1, 2012

WBFO – Poloncarz takes oath: pledges government is back in the hands people of Erie County

Erie County’s new County Executive says his first order of business this week will be to issue several executive orders aimed at weeding out waste, fraud […]
January 1, 2012

WGRZ-TV – Poloncarz Sworn-In as County Executive

Written by Allison Jagow BUFFALO, NY – With the new year brings a new Erie County Executive. Democrat and now-former Erie County Comptroller Mark Poloncarz was […]