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Air conditioning troubles at county jail

Inside the Erie County Holding Center
WBFO News file photo
Inside the Erie County Holding Center

By Eileen Buckley


Buffalo, NY – The air conditioning failed on four floors of the Erie County Holding Center earlier this week.

Some union employees say conditions are unsafe and accuse the county of not responding quickly enough. But as WBFO'S Eileen Buckley reports, the Erie County Sheriff denies those accusations.