Not sure what to do with your rural acreage? Do you have some land you want farmed out or are you a farmer looking for some extra acreage? If so, you may be joining the ranks of the many landowners and farmers in the Northeast who, by working together are helping keep the “working landscape” open and productive. Cornell Cooperative Extension will host 2 meetings to assist land owners understanding of options to put their land resource to work for them.
Nine area snowmobile clubs that maintain trails in Cattaraugus County will benefit from the annual snowmobile registration fees collected by New York State. New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation recently awarded Cattaraugus County, the municipal sponsor, $170,470.00 in funding to help improve and maintain the 359 miles of funded snowmobile trails in Cattaraugus County.
Driver License Points Added to Strengthen Distracted Driving Law, Decrease Cell Phone Use
Officials at the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) have announced that the Department will impose two points on the driving records of those who have been found guilty of driving while using a cell phone for offenses committed on or after February 16, 2011. Previously, no points were assigned for talking on a cell phone although two points are assigned for texting while driving violations.
Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development is in preparations for the 4th Annual OnoFest being held August 13, 2011 at the Onoville Marina, 8 miles south of Exit 17 off I 86 on West Perimeter Road, Steamburg, NY.
This download below contains the complete Sanitary Code of the Cattaraugus County Health District, effective September 4, 2008.
The "Environmental Health Complaint / Referral Form" is used to file a complaint of a Sanitary Code violation with the Environmental Health Division. A completed form may be submitted by mail or fax using the contact information below.
Olean Office (Main Office):
Cattaraugus County Health Department
Attn: Environmental Health
1 Leo Moss Drive, Suite 4010 Read more
The “DOH-360CUV: Water System Operation Report” form is used to report on the daily operation of disinfection systems for public water supplies.
The "DOH-1323: Report on Operation of Swimming Pool" form is used to report on the daily operation of disinfection systems for public swimming pools.
Both of these forms are available in two file types below. One is a pdf version that may be printed and filled in by hand. The other is a MS Excel file, for operators that wish to fill out the report on a computer. Read more
All fees charged for Environmental Health services are established by the Cattaraugus County Legislature through local law.
The download below is the most recent revision of the local law establishing fees to be charged by the Cattaraugus County Health Department. This law became effective August 1, 2011.
Please note that with the establishment of this fee schedule, non-profit organizations are no longer exempt from fees charged for Environmental Health services.
The "Water/Sewer Survey Request Form" is used to request a survey (or inspection) of private water supplies and sewage disposal systems in connection with Real Property Transfers. Cattaraugus County requires that these surveys be performed for many types of property transfers. In addition, lending agencies may also require them as part of the lending process.
Construction of small sewage disposal systems in Cattaraugus County requires a permit issued by the Cattaraugus County Health Department.
The "Application for a Small Sewage Disposal System Construction Permit" is the standard form used to obtain a permit for all sewage disposal system types. Read more