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The Cattaraugus County Department of Public Works will be closing Leon Bridge No. 7 located on County Road 6 (Leon Road) between Bailey Hill Road and Kysor Hill Road in the Town of Leon. This closure will begin on Monday, May 21, 2018 and will remain closed for approximately 5 months. An off-site detour will be posted for vehicular traffic.
The sale of tobacco products to minors (under 18) is a violation of NYS Public Health Law, Article 13-F: Regulation of Tobacco Products and Herbal Cigarettes; Distribution to Minors. Additionally, the Cattaraugus County Legislature recently passed a local law prohibiting the sale of tobacco and nicotene containing products to anyone under the age of twenty-one (21).
During routine compliance checks, two Cattaraugus County business sold tobacco products to a minor:
A Team of Secret Shoppers recently toured a number of communities in Cattaraugus County, searching for opportunities for municipalities and entrepreneurs to capitalize on the millions of potential travelers that reside within 3 hours of the Enchanted Mountains. Come hear their findings and recommendations for ways Cattaraugus can increase visitor spending in the region.
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The Cattaraugus County Department of Public Works will begin construction activities on County Road 24 (Abbotts Road) in the towns of Franklinville and Lyndon between Chestnut Street in the Village of Franklinville and County Road 47 (Lyndon Road) in the Town of Lyndon on Monday, May 7, 2018 for approximately four (4) months.
Portions of this roadway will be periodically closed for construction activities, which will include some overnight closures.
An off-site detour will be posted for vehicular traffic during closures.
The Cattaraugus County Department of Public Works will be closing County Road 59 (Johnson Hollow Road) in the Town of Ischua, between State Route 16 and Kinney Hollow Road, for the replacement of two (2) culvert pipes on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 for approximately four (4) days. A detour will be posted for vehicular traffic.
There will be a FREE Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Day on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at the Cattaraugus County DPW, Allegany Highway Facility, in Allegany, NY. Be sure to call & register by June 1, 2018.
State-wide Burn Ban in Effect
March 16 - May 14, 2018
Information from New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC):
Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today reminds residents that with spring approaching and conditions for wildfires heightened, residential brush burning is prohibited March 16 through May 14 across New York State.