Senator Sean Ryan Announces Distribution Of Free Home Weatherization Kits


BUFFALO Today, November 30, 2022, New York State Senator Sean Ryan announced that his office will be offering free National Fuel weatherization kits at several Buffalo & Erie County Public Library branches next week.

The kits, designed to help Western New Yorkers cut costs on heating bills this winter, were packaged by Goodwill of Western New York. Each kit contains window insulation shrink film, a heat and air deflector, vinyl foam weatherseal, and electric outlet sealers, as well as a fact sheet with information about how to save money on energy costs.

A member of Senator Ryan’s staff will be distributing the free weatherization kits at public libraries in Buffalo, Grand Island, Kenmore, and Tonawanda from Wednesday, Dec. 7 to Friday, Dec. 9. Each event will run until the listed end time or until all kits at that location have been distributed.

Wednesday, Dec. 7
11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. – North Park Branch Library, 975 Hertel Ave, Buffalo, NY 14216
2 to 4 p.m. – Elaine M. Panty Branch Library, 820 Tonawanda St, Buffalo, NY 14207

Thursday, Dec. 8
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Grand Island Memorial Library, 1715 Bedell Rd, Grand Island, NY 14072
2:30 to 4:30 p.m. – City of Tonawanda Public Library, 333 Main St, Tonawanda, NY 14150

Friday, Dec. 9
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Kenmore Branch Library, 160 Delaware Rd, Kenmore, NY 14217