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Chairman Wydysh Addresses LYNC Students

Niagara County Chairman Rebecca Wydysh addressed 48 high school students from the LYNC program (Leadership for the Youth of Niagara Communities) in the Legislative Chambers. LYNC is program run by Leadership Niagara and today's event was put together by Leadership Niagara President and CEO Liz Zulawski

Tuesday, February 4, 2020/Author: Kevin Schuler/Number of views (538)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Legislator Collins Says County Legislature Will Never Sell Davison Road Land

Niagara County Legislator Will Collins sought to put to rest any notion that roughly 50 acres of land owned by Niagara County will be bought by the developer who purchased the Switzer Building on Davison Road as part of the developer’s project with Cazenovia Recovery Systems.

Tuesday, January 28, 2020/Author: Kevin Schuler/Number of views (701)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Legislature To Be Honored for Supporting 2nd Amendment

The entire Niagara County Legislature will be honored by the Niagara County Federation of Conservation Clubs with the John Daly Memorial Award for the Legislature’s bi-partisan unanimous support of gun owners’ rights. 

Monday, January 27, 2020/Author: Kevin Schuler/Number of views (607)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Chairman Rebecca Wydysh delivers State of the County Address

Calls for Cooperation and Collaboration to Address Significant Challenges

Newly-elected Niagara County Chairman Rebecca Wydysh delivered her first State of the County address last night in the County Legislative Chambers in Lockport.  Wydysh called on her colleagues and elected officials at other levels of government to find ways to worked together to address the many needs of our community.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020/Author: Kevin Schuler/Number of views (903)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Niagara County Receives Funding to Support Small Business

New York State Approves Funding for Microenterprise Grant Program

The Niagara County Industrial Development Agency today announced its Consolidated Funding Application for a Microenterprise Grant Program has been approved by New York State with $200,000 in funds being made available. The program will provide resources to support and foster the development of local microbusinesses. 

Wednesday, January 15, 2020/Author: Kevin Schuler/Number of views (1274)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 3.7
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Niagara County Legislature Announces Standing Committees and Committee Meeting Dates for 2020

Niagara County Legisature Chairman Rebecca Wydysh today announced the county's Standing Committees and committee dates for 2020.  All committee meetings in 2020 will take place in the Legislative Chambers except for the Economic Development Committee which will continue to be held at the Samuel M. Ferraro Center for Economic Development in Sanborn.

Friday, January 10, 2020/Author: Kevin Schuler/Number of views (951)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Niagara County Clerk Announces Plan for Implementing Green Light Law

LOCKPORT Niagara County Clerk Joseph A. Jastrzemski today announced his plan for implementing New York State’s new Green Light Law that will make some individuals who are in the country illegally, eligible for driver’s licenses.

Friday, December 13, 2019/Author: Douglas Hoover/Number of views (1125)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 2.5
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2020 Niagara County Tentative Budget - At a New Historic Low

LOCKPORT—Niagara County’s taxpayers can expect their property tax rates to be reduced to a historic low next year if the budget prepared by County Manager Rick Updegrove and Budget Director Dan Huntington is approved by county lawmakers next month.

Friday, November 15, 2019/Author: Administrator Account/Number of views (1061)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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First of several county-designated ‘Purple Heart’ signs unveiled in Wheatfield

First of several county-designated ‘Purple Heart’ signs unveiled in Wheatfield

WHEATFIELD ― Republican members of the Niagara County Legislature joined County Clerk Joseph Jastrzemski and Wheatfield Town Supervisor and Purple Heart recipient Don MacSwan on Niagara Falls Boulevard Friday to unveil the first of several county-designated “Purple Heart” signs, which will be installed throughout various locations in the county.

Monday, October 28, 2019/Author: Douglas Hoover/Number of views (743)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Legislature to vote on School Bus Cameras

Republican members of the Niagara County Legislature have brought forth a resolution calling for the county to equip school buses with photo violation monitoring systems in an effort to protect students and catch those who unlawfully pass stopped school buses. 

Friday, October 11, 2019/Author: Douglas Hoover/Number of views (753)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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