Posted by Joshua Bosy on Wednesday, April 7th, 2010
Senator Stachowski Presents Grant To Fire Chiefs
Funds for Water Rescue Team Benefit All WNYer’s Using Area Waterways
Senator William T. Stachowski (D-58th District, Buffalo/Lakeview) joined the Hamburg Fire Chief’s Association at Hamburg Town Beach, to present a New York State Legislative grant to the Hamburg Water Rescue Unit for more than $18,000.
Posted by Jacqueline Fiore on Wednesday, May 19th, 2010
Senator William T. Stachowski (D, Lake View) today announced that legislation (S.5111) he cosponsored to help men and women who volunteer in their local fire or ambulance companies qualify for more affordable health insurance has been signed into law by Governor Paterson. Chapter 71 of the Laws of 2010 allows any public corporation to extend health services and insurance to volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers.
Posted by Jacqueline Fiore on Wednesday, June 16th, 2010
Senator William T. Stachowski (D, Lake View), today announcedthat legislation (S.4647-B) he sponsored to protect law enforcement and emergency workers on the state’s highways has passed the New York State Senate.
Named the "Ambrose-Searles Move Over Act," the legislation requires highway motorists to move over or slow down when approaching a parked authorized emergency vehicle whose emergency lights are flashing.
Posted by Jacqueline Fiore on Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010
The New York State Senate has passed legislation (S.7914) sponsored by Senator William T. Stachowski (D, Lake View) that would release the Armor Volunteer Fire Company in Hamburg from the requirement that states that no more than forty-five percent of the company's members can be non-residents.