News from Planning
The Cattaraugus County Planning Board, at its July 24th Annual Dinner Meeting, presented the 2013 Brooks Patterson Community Leadership Award to Helyn Wilson and Susie Folts of the Town of Hinsdale for their outstanding leadership in community involvement and their dedicated effort in spearheading the completion and adoption of the Town of Hinsdale's first ever Comprehensive Plan. The meeting was held at Good Times of Olean with 90 in attendance.
What Smart Growth and New Urbanism Can Do For Rural Communities - Topic of the Planning Board’s Annual Leadership Conference
The Cattaraugus County Planning Board held its Annual Leadership Conference on Wednesday, July 25th, at the Cattaraugus County Olean Airport in Ischua with 88 people in attendance. Members of the Airport Support Group gave informative tours of the Airport facilities and answered numerous questions concerning its operation.
The Cattaraugus County Planning Board, at its July 25th Annual Dinner Meeting, presented the 2012 Brooks Patterson Community Leadership Award to Jeff Belt for his outstanding leadership in community involvement and economic development in the City of Olean and Cattaraugus County. The meeting was held at the Cattaraugus County Olean Airport in Ischua with 88 people in attendance.
The second public forum on the County’s Comprehensive Plan will be held on Thursday, June 21st at 6:00pm at the Mansfield Town Hall, 7691 Toad Hollow Road, Little Valley. The topic of this forum will be Agriculture.
In 1978, Cattaraugus County adopted its first Comprehensive Plan, entitled the Cattaraugus County Land Use Plan 2000. Since then, many changes have occurred in our County, many not anticipated or envisioned by the Plan.
The Cattaraugus County Planning Board will hold its Annual Meeting on July 28, 2010 at the Seneca Allegany Casino & Hotel, Events Center North West, 777 Seneca Allegany Blvd., Salamanca, New York. James E. Stitt, Chairman, CEO and President of the CUTCO Corporation will be the Keynote Speaker.
The Draft Coordinated Public Transit-Human Services Transportation Plan for Cattaraugus County has been developed by the Community Transportation Coalition of Cattaraugus County in response to federal law and is required by the Federal Transit Administration. The plan is intended to identify the transportation needs of individuals with disabilities, older adults, and people with low incomes, provide coordination strategies among agencies for meeting these local needs, and prioritize transportation strategies for funding and implementation.
“Regional Workforce Action Plan” Is The Topic of the Cattaraugus County Planning Board Annual Meeting
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