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Jastrzemski Sworn in as County Clerk

Jastrzemski Sworn in as County Clerk

Lockport—Niagara County Clerk Joseph A. Jastrzemski was sworn into office today in a ceremony at the Niagara County Courthouse, vowing to “make everyone proud” of the quality of services that will be provided by his office.
Friday, January 01, 2016/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (1913)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Glatz Plans March 31 Resignation: Urges Legislature to Review Department Leadership

Lockport—Niagara County Manager Jeffrey M. Glatz submitted his resignation today, effective the last day of March 2016, preparing for a departure from the post he has held for five years.
Thursday, December 31, 2015/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (1746)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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McNall, Bradt Will Helm Niagara Co. Gov’t: Majority Caucus Elects Leadership Slate

McNall, Bradt Will Helm Niagara Co. Gov’t: Majority Caucus Elects Leadership Slate

Wm. Keith McNall will be the first post-Bill Ross chairman of the Niagara County Legislature.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (2200)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Adopts $339M Spending Plan, Budget Cuts Taxes 3.7%

Lockport - Niagara County lawmakers approved a $339 million spending plan Tuesday night that provides a 3.7 percent tax rate cut to county property owners.
Tuesday, December 08, 2015/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (1485)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara Co. Lawmakers Back Collins, Lorigo

Niagara Co. Lawmakers Back Collins, Lorigo

Cuomo Should Block Syrian Refugees from New York State

Niagara County lawmakers added their name to a growing chorus of government leaders calling on New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo to block Syrian refugees from being resettled in New York Tuesday, just four days after an Islamic terrorist bombing in Paris left 129 people dead.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (1499)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 3.0
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Political Drama

Political Drama

Lawmakers Boost NT Community Theater with Casino Funds

North Tonawanda—The Ghostlight Theatre, Inc. recently welcomed county lawmakers from North Tonawanda to show them accessibility upgrades that had been made to their theater facility thanks to an infusion of county casino funds.

Wednesday, October 07, 2015/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (1949)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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County Lawmakers Embrace $4.75 Solar Initiative

County Lawmakers Embrace $4.75 Solar Initiative

Bradt: Deal ‘Turns Vacant Land Productive to Benefit Taxpayers’

Lockport—Niagara County lawmakers unanimously backed initiating contract talks with a solar energy producer Tuesday at a special meeting urged by the Legislature’s sole professional accountant, who said inking the deal could produce $4.75 million in savings to taxpayers.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (2037)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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County Phones Back up and Running

E-911 service remained operational for the duration of the telephone outage

Lockport—Niagara County government was advised, at approximately 10:00, that phone service disrupted by an outage originating in Buffalo has now been restored.
Thursday, September 24, 2015/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (1917)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Major Phone Outage Impacting County Govt

More Updates Will Follow

Lockport—Niagara County government is being impacted by a large-scale phone outage impacting across Western New York.
Thursday, September 24, 2015/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (2153)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Bradt: Hold Special Meeting on $4.75M Solar Initiative

Accountant Sees Revenues for County from Alternative Energy

North Tonawanda—A North Tonawanda legislator who is also a professional accountant is calling on county lawmakers to authorize an alternative energy deal that, according to estimates, could generate at least $4.75 million revenue and credits for Niagara County over the next several years.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015/Author: Christian Peck/Number of views (1911)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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