March 21, 2016

County leads in proposal to ban tobacco in pharmacies

Originally published in Bee Newspapers in March 2016 County leads in proposal to ban tobacco in pharmacies By Mark Poloncarz, Erie County Executive March 9, 2016 […]
March 9, 2016

Statement of Mark Poloncarz on his proposal to invest $3.75 million in lead abatement measures

Statement of Mark Poloncarz as prepared for delivery March 9, 2016 There has been much discussion in recent weeks regarding the threat lead exposure poses to […]
February 17, 2016

To form a more perfect Union during an election year

By Mark C. Poloncarz The death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has taken an already topsy-turvy 2016 election season and added the additional element […]
January 29, 2016

POLONCARZ PRAISES WHITE HOUSE ACTION ON PAY EQUITY

POLONCARZ PRAISES WHITE HOUSE ACTION ON PAY EQUITY Federal action to reduce gender pay gap mirrors County Executive’s efforts ERIE COUNTY, NY- Erie County Executive Mark […]
November 29, 2015

Statement of Mark Poloncarz on Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood Shootings

I initially refrained from commenting on the Colorado Springs shooting until it was clear the acts were targeted against Planned Parenthood, and were not a domestic […]
November 15, 2015

Poloncarz Statement on Attacks, Resettlement Process

November 15, 2015 Today, Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz issued the following statement in response to the recent terrorist attacks in Paris and a call […]
November 9, 2015

IN 2ND TERM, POLONCARZ LOOKING TO MOVE BEYOND BUFFALO

City and State – BY Justin Sondel NOV 07, 2015 http://cityandstateny.com/articles/politics/campaigns-and-elections/in-2nd-term,-poloncarz-looking-to-move-beyond-buffalo-buffalo.html Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz’s constituents sent him a clear message in his landslide re-election […]
October 29, 2015

Poloncarz’s leadership is revitalizing county

The Buffalo News – Everybody’s Column – October 28, 2015 Everywhere you turn, there are good things happening in Erie County: new growth at the waterfront, […]
October 26, 2015

The Buffalo News – Poloncarz deserves to be re-elected …

The Buffalo News Editorial Board – October 25, 2015 In the end, Erie County voters have only one serious choice for county executive. Democratic incumbent Mark […]