Next week’s community meeting on the heroin and opioid crisis in Western New York will be the topic of an afternoon news conference in City Hall.
Mayor Byron W. Brown and other officials are holding a news conference at 12:30 p.m. to talk about the upcoming town-hall-style meeting. Brown will be joined by Delaware Councilman Joel P. Feroleto, other elected leaders and Avi Israel, founder of Save the Michaels of the World, an advocacy group.
The meeting is scheduled for 7 to 9 p.m. March 3 at the North Park Theatre, 1428 Hertel Ave. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The meeting is free and open to the public.