Patrick Burke is a Buffalo native, born and raised in South Buffalo. Patrick has lived, worked, and studied in Erie County his entire life, so he knows the struggles our community faces. Pat graduated Buffalo State College with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Political Science.
As a young man, Legislator Burke took his passion for public service and put it to action by founding a not-for-profit organization to a troubled neighborhood in Buffalo. In order revitalize the community, Patrick Burke bought property in poor condition in the community and renovated them to restore the area to prosparity. In 2013 Pat wanted to go a step further with his dedication to the community, and ran for the Erie County Legislature.
ince his time as legislator, Pat has been fighitng for clean water, internet that is more affordable and accessible, and better community planning. You can learn more about issues important to Pat by clicking here!