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Mark Aquino

Candidate for Lancaster Town Justice

Lines on Ballot: Democrat

Age: 50

Number of years living in town: 50

Occupation/Employer: Attorney/solo practice (self employed), 22 years; Village of Depew Attorney (April 2011 to present)

Top campaign platform agendas:

Expand the Problem Solving Court – drug treatment court. I have had three of my own young clients take advantage of this program, rid themselves of a serious addiction and become a positive member of society and avoid having a criminal record. Start a housing court to address dilapidated, abandoned, foreclosed properties to preserve neighborhoods and ensure that property values remain intact and neighborhoods remain strong and vibrant.

Biggest issues facing the town:

Providing quality services at an affordable cost to taxpayers and to continue attracting new residents and retaining existing ones.