Thursday morning news roundup
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• Assemblyman Stephen Hawley announced his bid for re-election to represent the 139th District in the state Assembly.
• Batavia will receive nearly $400,000 in state grant funds. About $150,000 will be used to build a booking facility at the Genesee County Jail that would be shared by both county and city forces. Another $150,000 is slated for sidewalk improvements. And about $90,000 will cover the cost of a new ambulance for the city.