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'At the Table': Steed Plans Black History Month Program and Dinner Feb. 17

NIAGARA FALLS—“At the Table” will be the theme of a Black History Month program hosted by Niagara County Legislator Owen T. Steed, D-Niagara Falls, the lawmaker announced this morning.
Wednesday, February 7, 2018/Author: Anonym/Number of views (902)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Blink: Jastrzemski Sees Progress on Pistol Permits as State Police Vow No Confiscation

LOCKPORT—Niagara County Clerk Joseph A. Jastrzemski said the outcome of a meeting between State Police and the New York State Association of County Clerks held earlier today left him optimistic that gun owners’ rights will be protected despite a looming deadline for pistol permit recertification under Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s controversial SAFE Act gun control law.
Wednesday, January 24, 2018/Author: Anonym/Number of views (800)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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McNall Stresses Value of Cooperative Efforts in State of County - Urges Cross-Agency, Intermunicipal Partnerships in Formulating Policy

Niagara County Legislature Chairman Wm. Keith McNall delivers the 2016 State of the County address in this file photo.

 

Thursday, January 18, 2018/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1158)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.0
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McNall Sets Out Policy Agenda for '18 - Employee Conduct, Lakeshore Flooding, Economic Development Headline Speech

LOCKPORT—Legislature Chairman Wm. Keith McNall, R-Lockport, delivered his State of the County message to colleagues at the Niagara County Courthouse tonight—his third since being elected head of county government in 2016.

In that wide-ranging speech, McNall laid out policy directives for most of the county government’s departments—telling agency leaders to take strong initiatives to cut government waste and work more cooperatively with each other and nearby governments in the name of greater efficiency and better services.

Thursday, January 18, 2018/Author: Anonym/Number of views (943)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.0
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Taking Care of Families: DeLabio Begins Tenure as Niagara County Family Court Judge

LOCKPORT—Niagara County’s newest judge began the week in Albany, attending specialized training, while her staff settled in at the County Courthouse in Lockport.
Thursday, January 4, 2018/Author: Anonym/Number of views (926)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.0
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Staying the Course: Legislative Leaders Continue in Posts McNall: 'Voters Affirmed Direction of Government, We're Honoring Their Trust'

LOCKPORT—The top leaders of Niagara County’s government will continue in their posts after last November’s election saw the entire County Legislature returned and passed a budget that produced the lowest property tax rate in at least 38 years.
Wednesday, January 3, 2018/Author: Anonym/Number of views (881)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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As Concerns Mount About Recertification, Jastrzemski Brings Pistol Permit Town Hall Meeting to Newfane

NEWFANE—County Clerk Joseph A. Jastrzemski continues to stress the importance of “recertification” to pistol permitholders around Niagara County next week with a town hall meeting in Newfane.

 

Tuesday, January 2, 2018/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1059)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Pistol Recertification Town Hall Set for Falls: Jastrzemski Will Talk with Falls Residents About SAFE Act Requirement Saturday

20,000 Pistol Permit HOlders in County Still Have Not Recertified, Risk Losing Permits

NIAGARA FALLS—Niagara County Clerk Joseph A. Jastrzemski knows that an unpopular gun control law is raising lots of concerns for area residents, so Saturday he will be in Niagara Falls to help residents navigate new state-imposed legal requirements to keep their legally-owned handguns.
Thursday, December 14, 2017/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1029)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Niagara Co. Adopts $343M Spending Plan - Tax Cut Means Rates are Lowest in Decades

LOCKPORT—Niagara County lawmakers approved a $343 million budget plan Tuesday night that reduces spending reducing taxes to their lowest level in decades, at $7.10 per $1,000 of assessed valuation.

 

Wednesday, December 13, 2017/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1021)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Update: DMV Computer Service Restored - All Motor Vehicles Transactions May Be Processed

LOCKPORT—Department of Motor Vehicles computer service has been restored by the New York State Office of Information Technology Services, County Clerk Joseph A. Jastrzemski announced.
Thursday, December 7, 2017/Author: Anonym/Number of views (838)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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