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Erie County Council District 1

Erie County is governed by a home rule charter, which outlines the duties and responsibilities of the county government. Erie County government includes a county legislative body known as the County Council. Each council member represents a different geographic district in the county. Here are some of the functions and services provided by Erie County government (this list is not comprehensive): Public Libraries Recycling Program Adult and Juvenile Probation Office Voter Registration: registers voters and oversees elections in Erie County Department of Human services: Provides mental health services, drug and alcohol prevention and treatment programs, and the Office of Children and Youth investigates reports of abuse and neglect Public Safety: operates the 911 call center, and the Emergency Management Agency Health Department: promotes and protects the health, safety and well being of the people and environment in the County Assessment Department: establishes fair value of properties in the county for tax purposes County Prison Veterans Affairs: assists veterans with filing claims Pleasant Ridge Manor: nursing home

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  • Kim Clear
    (Dem)

  • Robert Yates
    (Rep)

Biographical Information

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Why are you running for office?

What are your plans for your first 100 days in office and what do you hope to accomplish?

Why should a voter select you instead of your opponent/s?

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