Category Archives: Press

Tonawanda News Endorses Rick Davis for Mayor

November 1, 2013 OUR VIEW: City of Tonawanda candidate endorsements By the News Editorial Board The Tonawanda News Tonawanda News — For Mayor Again, we have an interesting — and hard-fought — campaign for mayor of the City of Tonawanda. Again, we have Ron Pilozzi, the two-term incumbent going up against challenger Rick Davis. FourContinue Reading

Letter from Rick’s Close Supporters

Dear Neighbor, I wanted to take a moment to tell you who I believe should be our next Mayor, Rick Davis. Rick was born and raised in the City of Tonawanda and graduated from Tonawanda High School Class of ’91. He lives in the city with his wife Kimberly, 7 kids, and 1 grandson. ForContinue Reading

Davis Issues Position on Little League Development

For the past number of months I have studied the proposal and attended the public hearing on the latest plans that have been negotiated by Larry Rubin, hired by Mayor Pilozzi to deal with Natale Builders for the development of the former Little League Property. As this was a project that actually started when IContinue Reading

Davis Announces City Included in Health Study

Davis Announces City Included in Health Study

Mayoral Candidate for the City of Tonawanda Rick Davis is pleased to announce that the City of Tonawanda will be included in the Department of Justice’s Tonawanda Health Study. The Department of Justice indicated to Judge Skretny that they would seek $11 million from the Tonawanda Coke fines to study the years of effects fromContinue Reading

Davis Garners UAW Endorsement

Davis Garners UAW Endorsement

  Mayoral Candidate for the City of Tonawanda Rick Davis is proud to announce that he has received the endorsement of the United Auto Workers (UAW) Region 9. “I am both honored and humbled that the UAW has decided to endorse my candidacy for Mayor of the City of Tonawanda.  Over the past 75 years, manyContinue Reading

Letter to Judge Skretny on Tonawanda Coke

Honorable William M. Skretny, Chief District Judge United States District Court Western District of New York 2 Niagara Square Buffalo, NY 14202-3350   Dear Honorable Skretny, I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you for holding Tonawanda Coke accountable for the years of pollution the area’s residents have had to endure. The criminal actionsContinue Reading

Davis Garners Democratic Endorsement

Former Councilman Rick Davis today officially announced his candidacy for Mayor of the City of Tonawanda “I am honored to be the endorsed candidate of my party this year and I intend to run a very aggressive campaign to restore the Mayor’s Office to the quality and dedication of Former Mayors Alice Roth and Jack Gallagher.Continue Reading

Letter to City Employees

Dear City Employee, It’s been brought to my attention that recently a rumor was circulated that indicates that if I were elected Mayor, I would lay off city employees.  This could not be further from the truth. In the 4 years I served on the council, I always supported our city employees as they have families,Continue Reading

Davis Calls Out Tonawanda Mayor on Inaction on Tonawanda Coke Settlement

Democrat candidate for Mayor Rick Davis today criticized Mayor Pilozzi’s inaction and delays to act on behalf of city residents with the Tonawanda Coke court settlement. “The fact of the matter is Mayor Pilozzi seems to think he and the city can wait to submit a wish list to the Courts. The Town of Tonawanda andContinue Reading