Mark C. Poloncarz

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The Buffalo News
Brown returns to Buffalo City Hall with expanded domainhe returned from Saratoga Springs as an at-large appointment. Lt. Gov. Kathy Ho
Brown returns to Buffalo City Hall with expanded domain
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
he returned from Saratoga Springs as an at-large appointment. Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul, of Buffalo, and Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz received similar designations, while Bryan Ball of the Stonewall Democrats organization and Dunkirk Mayor... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Brown returns to City Hall presiding not only over Buffalo, but all of New York State’s Democratshe returned from Saratoga Springs as an at-large appointment. Lt. Gov. Kathy Ho
Brown returns to City Hall presiding not only over Buffalo, but all of New York State’s Democrats
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
he returned from Saratoga Springs as an at-large appointment. Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul, of Buffalo, and Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz received similar designations, while Bryan Ball of the Stonewall Democrats organization and Dunkirk Mayor... Read more
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The Buffalo News
New York State task force on opioid crisis gets input from public in Erie Countythe views of many who approached the situation from a variety of perspectives a
New York State task force on opioid crisis gets input from public in Erie County
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
the views of many who approached the situation from a variety of perspectives and experiences. Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz said the county is facing a crisis in public health. Poloncarz captured the moment with a historical... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Fatal opioid overdoses in Erie County doubled in 2015auspices of the Erie County Opioid Epidemic Task Force to attack this crisis fr
Fatal opioid overdoses in Erie County doubled in 2015
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 16 days ago
auspices of the Erie County Opioid Epidemic Task Force to attack this crisis from all angles.” Said Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz: “Attacking the opioid epidemic in Erie County is one of my administration’s primary objectives. We are... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Opiod-related deaths doubled last year in Erie Countythe opioid epidemic in Erie County is one of my administration’s primary object
Opiod-related deaths doubled last year in Erie County
The Buffalo News / Posted 16 days ago
the opioid epidemic in Erie County is one of my administration’s primary objectives,” Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz said in a statement. “We are working with all levels of government, local, state and federal, to coordinate... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County Legislature fights Poloncarz’s bid to ban plastic shopping bagsby the distribution of the reusable bags that featured the county seal and the
Erie County Legislature fights Poloncarz’s bid to ban plastic shopping bags
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
by the distribution of the reusable bags that featured the county seal and the words “Courtesy of Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz” that he made repeated inquiries to find out how much the reusable bags cost and who paid for them. It... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County Charter proposals spur charges of partisan politicsof partisan politics are setting back the commission’s progress, despite a fast
Erie County Charter proposals spur charges of partisan politics
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
of partisan politics are setting back the commission’s progress, despite a fast-approaching deadline. County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz and some commission members are raising alarms about last-minute proposals designed to weaken the authority... Read more
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The Buffalo News
‘What are we supposed to do?’ opioid patients ask after feds shut down doctorside – those taking their medication as prescribed but now facing the return of
‘What are we supposed to do?’ opioid patients ask after feds shut down doctor
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 days ago
side – those taking their medication as prescribed but now facing the return of serious pain symptoms. County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz found himself surrounded by patients and office workers from Gosy’s office at Wednesday’s meeting. One... Read more
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The Buffalo News
‘What are we supposed to do?’ opiod patients ask after feds shut down doctorside – those taking their medication as prescribed but now facing the return of
‘What are we supposed to do?’ opiod patients ask after feds shut down doctor
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 days ago
side – those taking their medication as prescribed but now facing the return of serious pain symptoms. County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz found himself surrounded by patients and office workers from Gosy’s office at Wednesday’s meeting. One... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Gosy indictment, closing of office leaves patients desperate for pain reliefside – those taking their medication as prescribed but now facing the return of
Gosy indictment, closing of office leaves patients desperate for pain relief
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 days ago
side – those taking their medication as prescribed but now facing the return of serious pain symptoms. County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz found himself surrounded by patients and office workers from Gosy’s office at Wednesday’s meeting. One... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Public health crisis cited for patients needing pain reliefside – those taking their medication as prescribed but now facing the return of
Public health crisis cited for patients needing pain relief
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
side – those taking their medication as prescribed but now facing the return of serious pain symptoms. County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz found himself surrounded by patients and office workers from Gosy’s office at Wednesday’s meeting. One... Read more
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The Buffalo News
ECC board votes to hike tuition, fees for next school yearof 2012 and this spring, total enrollment has dropped 21 percent, from 11,115 s
ECC board votes to hike tuition, fees for next school year
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
of 2012 and this spring, total enrollment has dropped 21 percent, from 11,115 students to 8,788 students. County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz warned last week that the college was not on a sustainable financial path and needed to fix systemic... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo targets lead paint problem with new programthe county and complement what is already being done, not duplicate the county’
Buffalo targets lead paint problem with new program
The Buffalo News / Posted 26 days ago
the county and complement what is already being done, not duplicate the county’s efforts or take over its role. County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz said, “I know that by working together, we can create a healthier city for the children of Buf... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Program to curb lead poisoning stalls in budget squabble between Poloncarz, lawmakersA budget tug of war between Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz and the Cou
Program to curb lead poisoning stalls in budget squabble between Poloncarz, lawmakers
The Buffalo News / Posted 27 days ago
A budget tug of war between Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz and the County Legislature is leaving a program to combat lead poisoning in limbo, for now, even as federal data shows young children in Western New York suffer from lead poisoning... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Volunteers needed to counsel those in throes of drug addictiona station, a police officer would make the call to the drug hotline to get the
Volunteers needed to counsel those in throes of drug addiction
The Buffalo News / Posted 27 days ago
a station, a police officer would make the call to the drug hotline to get the treatment process started. County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz and U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. thanked the police officials from the different law enforcement... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Where we live: Town of Tonawanda - The Buffalo NewsHigh School, 33 Highland Parkway. The presentation, which begins at 7 p.m., is
Where we live: Town of Tonawanda - The Buffalo News
The Buffalo News / Posted 27 days ago
High School, 33 Highland Parkway. The presentation, which begins at 7 p.m., is scheduled to include Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz; Erie County Health Commissioner Gale Burstein; Dr. Paul Updyke, a pain management specialist and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Tiny percentage of voters expected to decide fate of city schoolsMcCarthy barely escaped being knocked off the ballot by challenger Hope R. Jay,
Tiny percentage of voters expected to decide fate of city schools
The Buffalo News / Posted 28 days ago
McCarthy barely escaped being knocked off the ballot by challenger Hope R. Jay, who has in her corner Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz and state Sen. Marc C. Panepinto. Both have been involved in the effort to unseat candidates aligned with... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Overdose deaths wiping out Erie County population gainsdrug overdoses, the county’s increase in population would be lost within two ye
Overdose deaths wiping out Erie County population gains
The Buffalo News / Posted 30 days ago
drug overdoses, the county’s increase in population would be lost within two years, according to County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz. “We’re averaging about 10 deaths a week of Erie County residents as a result of the opiate epidemic,”... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Organized labor flexes muscles to influence Buffalo school voteJason M. “Jay” McCarthy, attended Thursday’s dinner. So did one of her most hig
Organized labor flexes muscles to influence Buffalo school vote
The Buffalo News / Posted a month ago
Jason M. “Jay” McCarthy, attended Thursday’s dinner. So did one of her most high-profile supporters, Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz. The labor organization’s involvement underscores an unusually heightened level of interest in this year’s... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Opioid deaths seen as negating population gain in Erie Countydrug overdoses, the county’s increase in population would be lost within two ye
Opioid deaths seen as negating population gain in Erie County
The Buffalo News / Posted a month ago
drug overdoses, the county’s increase in population would be lost within two years, according to County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz. “We’re averaging about 10 deaths a week of Erie County residents as a result of the opiate epidemic,”... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Opiod deaths seen as negating population gain in Erie Countydrug overdoses, the county’s increase in population would be lost within two ye
Opiod deaths seen as negating population gain in Erie County
The Buffalo News / Posted a month ago
drug overdoses, the county’s increase in population would be lost within two years, according to County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz. “We’re averaging about 10 deaths a week of Erie County residents as a result of the opiate epidemic,”... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Announcement coming on upcoming town hall meeting regarding opioid crisisErie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz, county Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Bu
Announcement coming on upcoming town hall meeting regarding opioid crisis
The Buffalo News / Posted a month ago
Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz, county Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein and other officials from the county and the Town of Tonawanda have scheduled a news conference for 3:30 p.m. to announce the upcoming event. The news conference... Read more

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