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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, Planning & Tourism announces the new Visitor’s Activities Guide is now available for distribution. This exciting new guide highlights the multitude of activities and attractions our county offers all year-round while spotlighting our assets and the unique experiences that await visitors.
The Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County and the Cattaraugus County Federation of Snowmobiles roll out its white carpet to welcome all snowmobilers and winter sports enthusiasts to come experience the scenic beauty in our rolling hills and winding valleys.
Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning & Tourism announces the release of the new 2011 Snowmobile Trails Map/Brochure.
The Cattaraugus County Child Safety Seat Program, sponsored by the Sheriff’s Office, Health Department and Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee, will implement important new changes in 2011.
Beginning with the January 20, 2011 check, appointments will be required for the Fitting Station, conducted at the Allegany Fire Department on the third Thursday of every month.
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The Cattaraugus County Legislature has unanimously approved a measure to allow Cattaraugus County residents affected by the recent flooding throughout the region to dispose of storm debris free of charge at the Portville, Allegany, and Salamanca Transfer Stations on Saturday, December 11th and Saturday, December 18th.
There are currently no road closures in Cattaraugus County.
Please note the following updates regarding Disaster Assistance Center effective immediately: