Mobile Menu - OpenMobile Menu - Closed

Media Center

Latest News

Oct 21, 2019 Press Release

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the completion of Linwood Lafayette Senior Apartments in Buffalo, a new $11.6 million affordable housing development with 37 apartments for older New Yorkers. The development will also include support services that allow people with intellectual or developmental disabilities to live independently.

Oct 16, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) spoke on the Floor of the House of Representatives in solidarity with thousands of United Auto Workers who have spent the last five weeks on strike following the expiration of their contract with General Motors in September. 

Oct 16, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced that the Town of West Seneca and West Seneca Fire District 3 have been awarded federal grants totaling $401,428 from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

 

Oct 15, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Brian Higgins and City of Niagara Falls officials opened the Hyde Park Inclusionary Playground. The new play space was designed for children of all mobility and behavioral abilities and gained community support via the Niagara Falls Community Development Department’s participatory budgeting process.  

Oct 10, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced that the Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice (NIJ) has awarded the University at Buffalo a grant award for $834,177 to conduct research on health effects experienced among police officers.

Oct 9, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) joined Niagara Falls City School District Superintendent Mark Laurrie in announcing a federal grant through the U.S.

Oct 9, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky, a Senior Chief Deputy Whip and Chairwoman of the Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, was joined by Representatives Brian Higgins (D-NY) and Susan Wild (D-PA) to introduce H.R.

Oct 4, 2019 Press Release

Hispanic Heritage Council of WNY President Casimiro Rodriguez Accepts Military Medals Earned by His Brother, the Late Gabriel A. Rodriguez

 

Oct 4, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) and City of Niagara Falls Mayor Paul Dyster announced City of Niagara Falls has been awarded a $44,114 federal grant through the Department of Justice’s Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program to assist the City’s Police Department in continuing to fund two part-time Police Liaison positions, as well as sixteen handheld radios.

 

Oct 3, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced Niagara County has been awarded $450,000 in federal funding through the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Brownfields Assessment and Cleanup Grant Program.  Brownfield sites are properties, often previously used for industrial purposes, where reuse may be difficult due to site contaminants. 

 

Pages