...urging Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz to end the state of emergency and give up his executive authority. He has been continuously renewing the county’s state of emergency since March 2020. We as legislators haven’t had a seat at the table...
We must end stigma around discussing suicide
We must end stigma around discussing suicide Frank J. Todaro 8th DISTRICTERIE COUNTY LEGISLATOR By Bee Group Newspapers | on September 16, 2021 As summer is coming to an official close in less than a week, I hope everyone is doing well and catching up on a little rest and relaxation after a busy couple … Continue reading We must end stigma around discussing suicide
Hunting legislation needs updating
A few weeks ago, I introduced a local law that would allow 12 and 13-year-old children in Erie County to hunt big game with a firearm or crossbow under adult supervision. For years, New York state has been the only state in the country not to allow this. Since the governor signed the Environmental Conservation Law, individual counties in New York state are able to opt-in to the change. I am strongly advocating for Erie County to opt-in.