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Bridge Closure Notice: Leon Bridge No. 7

News from Public Works posted on Thu, 05/17/2018 - 10:52am

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. 

2017 Tobacco Sales Enforcement Program

News from Environmental Health posted on Wed, 05/16/2018 - 10:52am
Tobacco 21 Sign

Tobacco 21 Sign

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:

Maximizing Opportunities in the Visitor Economy

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Tue, 05/15/2018 - 7:16pm

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.

Apply for the 2018 Summer Youth Employment Program

News from Social Services posted on Tue, 05/15/2018 - 2:21pm
Summer Youth Employment Program

Summer Youth Employment Program

Are you looking for Summer Employment? Are you income eligible and between 14 and 20?

Road Closure Notice: County Road 24 (Abbotts Road)

News from Public Works posted on Thu, 05/03/2018 - 1:59pm

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.

Urgent Need for Meals on Wheels Volunteers in Olean

News from Aging posted on Tue, 04/24/2018 - 4:39pm

The Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging’s Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) needs your help. There is an immediate need for volunteers to deliver Meals on Wheels in the Olean area.

County Road 59 in the Town of Ischua will be Closed for Repairs April 24, 2018

News from Public Works posted on Mon, 04/23/2018 - 1:13pm

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. 

2018 Board of Assessment Review Dates

News from Real Property and GIS posted on Thu, 04/19/2018 - 4:26pm
Board of (Property) Assessment Review Dates

Board of (Property) Assessment Review Dates

Have an issue with your property's assessment? See the Board of Assessment Review Dates for 2018.

FREE Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Day Announced for 2018

News from Public Works posted on Fri, 04/13/2018 - 2:29pm

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.

Burn Ban in Effect March 16 to May 14, 2018

News from Emergency Services posted on Mon, 04/09/2018 - 2:36pm

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.