The New York Public Service Commission has scheduled public hearings on how to ensure adequate phone numbers in the 716 area code.
Hearings scheduled before administrative law judge Walter T. Moynihan are:
Tuesday Jan. 11, 9-11 a.m. at the Village of Warsaw Fire Hall, 40 East Buffalo St., Warsaw.
Thursday, Jan. 13, 6-7 p.m. at the Erie Community College North Campus Auditorium, 6205 Main St., Williamsville.
Friday, Jan. 14, 9-10 a.m. at the Mahoney State Office Building, 65 Court Street, Buffalo.
Information on the area code issue is available from the PSC at its Web site, www.dps.state.ny.us, or by calling 1-800-342-3377 between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Realtors group elects Horohoe president
The Greater Buffalo Association of Realtors, which represents more than 2,500 local real estate professionals, has announced its slate of new leaders for 2000.
Kenmore resident William Horohoe of WNY Metro/Horohoe Leimbach has been elected president.
Grand Island resident Michael McDonough of Hunt Real Estate was chosen president elect.
Another Hunt agent, Bill Curtin of Lackawanna, will serve as secretary/treasurer and Cheektowaga resident Margaret Hartman of Stovroff Realty is vice president.
The GBAR has also elected four people to three-year terms on its board including Mary Ann Kustich of WNY Metro Colvin Realty, Victor L. Peterson III of M.J. Peterson Real Estate, Eric Winklhofer of Century 21 R.H. Winklhofer and Charlene Zoratti of Stovroff.