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Report from 8-2020.
Erie County charged $131,966 in food purchases over the past five months to its federal stimulus money account for response to Covid-19, according to the latest report by the county Comptroller's Office.
Poloncarz criticized legislators for asking for information about restaurant shutdown justification when health inspection reports are available online.
The report must include details that justify that closure order, a copy of the actual closure order, and "any and all evidence" the county government has to justify the order.
Three historic figures will have their names stripped off buildings, facilities and roads at the University at Buffalo.
Some 5,408 property owners in the City of Tonawanda will receive the first batch of refunds, totaling more than $174,000.
The Erie County Comptroller's Office is questioning overtime for the health commissioner and emergency services commissioner.
April Baskin has expressed concern that the Sheriff's Office is avoiding accountability.