May 28, 2020

Comments of Mark Poloncarz regarding the death of George Floyd

May 28, 2020 Homicide is defined as the death of a person at the hands of another. Tonight, I watched the full 9 minute video of […]
December 30, 2019

Poloncarz Endorses Elizabeth Warren for Democratic Presidential Nominee

POLONCARZ ENDORSES ELIZABETH WARREN FOR DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL NOMINEE County Executive Endorses Warren as the Best Candidate to Fight for Working Families Date: December 30, 2019 Buffalo, […]
January 6, 2019

Erie, Suffolk counties working to break grip of opioids

By Mark C. Poloncarz and Steven Bellone It’s critical to highlight the efforts counties of New York State are engaged in to combat the abuse of […]
January 6, 2019

Make winter ride a smooth one with plans, preparation

Originally published in Bee Newspapers January 2, 2019 As we move through winter and even into the early spring, there will always be a possibility of […]
August 8, 2018

STATEMENT BY ERIE COUNTY EXECUTIVE MARK POLONCARZ ON INDICTMENT OF UNITED STATES CONGRESSMAN AND FORMER ERIE COUNTY EXECUTIVE CHRIS COLLINS

August 8, 2018 ERIE COUNTY, NY— The following is a statement from Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz “Since the news broke that Congressman Chris Collins […]
July 18, 2018

This is our “A republic, if you can keep it” moment

By Mark C. Poloncarz Today, Jerry Zremski of The Buffalo News wrote a column addressing President Trump’s rejection of the opinion of the US intelligence community, […]
March 25, 2018

Speech Delivered by Mark Poloncarz at the Buffalo and Erie County March For Our Lives

Speech of Mark Poloncarz as prepared for delivery for the March For Our Lives Buffalo on March 24, 2018. We are here today to send a […]
November 25, 2017

Now is the time for winter preparations – now is the time to get ReadyErie

A weather emergency can strike in an instant – floods, snow storms, or as we saw this past year, even tornadoes. As Erie County residents we […]
October 3, 2017

Tyranny of the Minority

By Mark C. Poloncarz October 3, 2017 On October 2, America woke up to the terrible news of the slaughter of innocent concert-goers in Las Vegas. […]