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William T. Stachowski

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Senator Stachowski & Senator Klein Urge Governor Paterson to Sign Bill that would Allow Residents to receive Instant E-mail Alerts when a Sex Offender moves into their Zip Code

Senator Stachowski & Senator Klein Urge Governor Paterson to Sign Bill that would Allow Residents to receive Instant E-mail Alerts when a Sex Offender moves into their Zip Code

August 21, 2009

 

August 24, 2009
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HISTORIC REHABILITATION TAX CREDIT BRINGS REDEVELOPMENT & JOBS TO NY

July 29, 2009HISTORIC REHABILITATION TAX CREDIT BRINGS REDEVELOPMENT & JOBS TO NY

Historic buildings throughout the community that have fallen into disrepair have a new lease on life Wednesday after legislation sponsored by Senator William Stachowski (D-58th) was signed into law by Governor David Paterson.

July 30, 2009
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Unschackle New York Praises Senator Stachowski For Empire Zone Bills

July 18, 2009Unshackle Upstate acknowledged Sen. William T. Stachowski (D-Lake View) for his sponsorship of two business-friendly reform measures that successfully passed in the state Senate Friday morning.

July 23, 2009
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Senator William Stachowski Has Sixteen Senate Bills Passed

 

7/20/09                            Media Contact: Bob Koshinski      716-854-3915

Senator William Stachowski Has Sixteen Senate Bills Passed During Two Week July SessionInclude Critical Empire Zone Reform and Amada’s law

July 20, 2009
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Senator Bill Stachowski Delivers Over 10,000 Plants from Eden Valley Growers to PUSH, Seneca Babcock and BMHA for Community Gardens

 

6/05/09       Press Contact: Bob Koshinski       716-854-3915

Senator Bill Stachowski Delivers Over 10,000 Plants from Eden Valley Growers to PUSH, Seneca Babcock and BMHA for Community Gardens

 

June 5, 2009
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SENATOR STACHOWSKI HONORS LOCAL WOMAN AT STATEWIDE EVENT

Sister Marcella Garus Selected as 2009 "Woman of Distinction"

Senator William Stachowski (D-C, Lake View) today honored Sister Marcella Marie Garus of Cheektowaga, NY at a special ceremony in the state capital as the New York State Senate’s 2009 “Woman of Distinction.”

Sister Marcella was honored for her outstanding work as the President of Villa Maria College in Cheektowaga and for her incredible community service throughout Erie County.

June 4, 2009
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UB 2020 Reforms One Step Closer to Law

Joyce Kryszak

BUFFALO, NY (2009-06-04)

The New York State Senate Wednesday passed legislation that sets the stage for UB to operate more like an independent business. Click the audio player above to hear Joyce Kryszak's full story now or use your podcasting software to download it to your computer or iPod.

The bill is called the "UB 20-20 Flexibility and Economic Growth Act." But its effect is potentially more exciting than its name. To become law, the bill still must receive final passage from the State Assembly.

June 4, 2009
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Senate Ethics Committee Launches Statewide Hearings,

Senate Ethics Committee Launches Statewide Hearings, Senator Stachowski Panelist

May 29, 2009

The New York State Senate Ethics Committee today conducted the second in a series of three public hearings throughout the state to listen to comments and ideas from the public about several ethics reform proposals. The basis of the hearings are four bills, two each from Senator Liz Krueger and Senator Daniel Squadron.

May 29, 2009
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Finance panel approves UB 2020 bill

By JOHN DELLACONTRADA    Published: May 28, 2009

The Finance Committee of the New York State Senate yesterday unanimously approved the UB 2020 Flexibility and Economic Growth Act, moving the bill another step closer to passage.

The bill next goes to a full Senate vote before moving on to the state Assembly for consideration.

President John B. Simpson thanked Senate Finance Chair Carl Kruger and Sens. William Stachowski, Antoine Thompson, George Maziarz and Dale Volker for their leadership and support of the bill.

May 28, 2009
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Senate Committee Approves UB 2020 Bill

Buffalo Building and Construction Trades Council Offers Support

Release Date: May 20, 2009

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The UB 2020 Flexibility and Economic Growth Act moved closer to passage today when the bill was approved by the New York State Senate Higher Education Committee.

The bill, sponsored by Senator William T. Stachowski, now goes to the Senate Finance Committee for review and then to the full Senate for a vote before moving on to the Assembly for consideration.

May 20, 2009
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SENATE ANNOUNCES ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TASK FORCE, PARTNERS WITH BUSINESS TO INITIATE NEW PROGRAM TO CREATE JOBS

(Albany, NY)- Today, the New York State Senate announced a proposal to establish an economic development task force made up of 29 business and community leaders from across the state charged with developing a new incentive-based program that will better attract companies to New York State and encourage businesses to generate jobs. The current Empire Zones Program is set to expire in June 2010. The proposed task force would make a draft recommendation on a replacement program by December 2009. 

May 11, 2009
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NEW YORK SECRETARY OF STATE VAZQUEZ, SENATOR BILL STACHOWSKI AND MAYOR BROWN ANNOUCE BROWNFIELDS REVITALIZATION INITIATIVE FOR SOUTH BUFFALO

 

April 23, 2009

NEW YORK SECRETARY OF STATE VAZQUEZ, SENATOR BILL STACHOWSKI AND MAYOR BROWN ANNOUCE BROWNFIELDS REVITALIZATION INITIATIVE FOR SOUTH BUFFALO  

May 1, 2009
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MAYOR BROWN JOINS CONGRESSMAN HIGGINS, ASSEMBLYMAN SCHROEDER, SENATOR STACHOWSKI AND COUNTY LEGISLATOR KENNEDY TO ANNOUNCE INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENTS ON TIFFT STREET CORRIDOR

 

April  17, 2009

MAYOR BROWN JOINS CONGRESSMAN HIGGINS, ASSEMBLYMAN SCHROEDER, SENATOR STACHOWSKI AND COUNTY LEGISLATOR KENNEDY TO ANNOUNCE INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENTS ON TIFFT STREET CORRIDOR

May 1, 2009
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Stachowski Secures $5,000 Grant for Character Council

Senator William Stachowski (D 58th District) today announced that he has secured a $5,000 Legislative Initiative Grant for the Character Council of Hamburg.

May 13, 2008
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Senator Stachowski Introduces Bill To Keep Casino Proceeds in City Of Buffalo

State Senator Bill Stachowski (D 58th District) introduced a New York State Senate bill yesterday proposing that the city of Buffalo keep the local share of the Buffalo Creek Casino slot revenues. "The City of Buffalo will provide sewer, water and emergency services to the proposed Buffalo Creek casino and has been acknowledged by the Seneca Nation as the host municipality," stated Senator Stachowski. "Erie County on the other hand has expressed opposition to the facility in the past and has participated in three separate lawsuits against its construction."

May 13, 2008
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