Erie County Health Department

Tom Puckett
August 22, 2019 - 2:17 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) No jail time for a former Erie County restaurant inspector. 49-year-old Timothy Bean of Hamburg admitted to falsifying food safety reports while working for the Erie County Health Department late last year. Bean was sentenced to three years probation and 200 hours community...
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January 29, 2019 - 11:39 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - The bitterly cold temperature Western New York is expecting this week can cause some pretty severe health conditions, according to Erie County Health Commissioner Gale Burstein. "With these extreme cold temperatures and snow, I think there are three conditions that we really have...
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CDC
December 12, 2018 - 8:43 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Erie County Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein confirms there is an active case of tuberculosis involving a person who works in the Williamsville School District. While not being specific about what type of work the infected individual does for ther schools, Burstein does...
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