News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism

County EDPT Release Community Visioning Consultant Request for Proposal

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Mon, 07/31/2017 - 11:41am

With funding made available by the Appalachian Regional Commission, Cattaraugus County is currently accepting proposals for Community Visioning Consultant that will develop and complete three area wide community assessments (four areas that include seven municipalities); facilitate a two day intensive training for municipal leaders, and follow-up assistance for municipalities in Cattaraugus County. The community assessments will be used to further economic development by providing baseline data or a foundation for the community development efforts.

Local Manufacturers & Artisans Sought for the 2017 WILMA

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Fri, 07/28/2017 - 6:32pm
Do you make stuff in Cattaraugus County? Apply to be a vendor

Do you make stuff in Cattaraugus County? Apply to be a vendor

Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development will host the 5th Annual WILMA - We Invite Local Manufacturers & Artisans - buy local event on Saturday, October 21st, 2017 from 10 am – 5 pm and Sunday, October 22nd, 2017 from 11 am– 3 pm in the Corporate Building on the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds, Little Valley, NY. Cattaraugus County artisans and manufacturers are sought to display and sell their wares at this family friendly event.

Vendors sought for 2017 OnoFest

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism, Public Works posted on Wed, 05/24/2017 - 5:47pm
Vendors wanted for the 10th Annual OnoFest at the Onoville Marina

Vendors wanted for the 10th Annual OnoFest at the Onoville Marina. www.EMFun.us/OnoFest

Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism is in preparations for the 10th Annual OnoFest being held Saturday, July 22, 2017 at the Onoville Marina, 8 miles south of Exit 17 off I 86 on West Perimeter Road, Steamburg, NY.

OnoFest is a one day event that will start at 1:00 pm and run to 9:30 p.m. It is a family oriented event scheduled to have arts; crafts; food; games and contests for the young and old alike; bands throughout the day with a grand finale of fireworks at dusk!

The CCLBC Releases RFP for Construction Technician

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Mon, 04/17/2017 - 5:43pm

The Cattaraugus County Land Bank Corporation (CCLBC) is an independent nonprofit and a local public authority created by the County of Cattaraugus. The CCLBC, whose primary purpose is to return vacant, abandoned, underutilized and tax-delinquent properties to productive use in ways that support the community’s long-range vision for its future, is looking for interested individuals, firms, and/or non-profits to submit completed proposals for the position of Construction Technician.

Free Class on How to Become a Certified Minority or Woman-Owned Small Business in NYS

Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism’s program, Cattaraugus Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) is hosting a free informational session on the certification process for Empire State Development’s MWBE Program

2017 Farmer Neighbor Dinner Next Month

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Wed, 03/08/2017 - 11:37am

The Cattaraugus County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Board, along with the Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism, the Cattaraugus County Farm Bureau, the Cattaraugus County Soil and Water Conservation District and the Southern Tier West Regional Planning and Development Board will host the 6th Annual Cattaraugus County Farmer-Neighbor Dinner on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at the West Valley Fire Hall, 9091 Route 240, West Valley, NY.

Cattaraugus County Seeks Trails Input

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Thu, 01/26/2017 - 5:48pm
What do you think of the trails in Cattaraugus County? Take the Survey

What do you think of the trails in Cattaraugus County? Take the Survey

The Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism is seeking input on recreational trails in the County. A survey prepared by Barton and Loguidice, consultants for the County, is available on the Cattaraugus County’s website. Any person or group interested in existing trails and new trails in the County are asked to complete the survey.

Printer Sought for the 2016 Cattaraugus County Snowmobile Brochure

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism, Museum posted on Wed, 11/16/2016 - 10:46am

Cattaraugus County Economic Development, Planning and Tourism is currently requesting proposals for the printing of the Cattaraugus County Snowmobile Brochure. 

Printer Sought for the 2016 Cattaraugus County Heritage Brochure

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism, Museum posted on Tue, 11/15/2016 - 12:36pm

Cattaraugus County Economic Development, Planning and Tourism is currently requesting proposals for the printing of the Cattaraugus County Heritage Brochure. 

Disaster Loans for Businesses

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism, Emergency Services posted on Fri, 09/02/2016 - 9:09am

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today that federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available