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Mercy Flight Ground School
Portville Fire Department
Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 09:00
RSVP to Dan Parr at 716-378-2340 or dparr [at] transamservice [dot] com
The Department of Community Services Early Identification and Recognition Program has partnered with The Mental Health Association to sponsor the first annual TCU (Taking Care of You) Emotional Health and Physical Wellness Fair on Saturday May 19th at JCC.
Little Valley Volunteer Fire Department
Get Ready for Summer Meat Raffle
Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 7 p.m.
at Little Valley VFW
Steaks, chicken, burgers, hot dogs, BBQ supplies and lots MORE!!!
See attached flyer - feel free to print and pass the word along!
April is Safe Digging Month!
Before you dig, call Dig Safely New York by dialing 811.
Please see the attachment for details about the Dig Safely New York sign contest in which your organization could win a 42-inch flat screen TV!
SKYWARN Weather Spotter Training
Class open to all first responders (fire and EMS) in Cattaraugus County, including MRC and CERT volunteers. There is no cost for the class, RSVP is required.
When: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 7 p.m.
Where: Cattaraugus County Office of Emergency Services - EOC
RSVP: Call Cathi at (716) 938-2213 or e-mail CLPeters [at] cattco [dot] org
See Attachments or Call Cathi For Details!
The sale of synthetic marijuana products in New York State is to cease immediately per NYS Health Commissioner Nirav R. Shah, M.D., M.P.H.
The order states, "synthetic cannabinoids have been linked to severe adverse reactions, including death and acute renal failure, and commonly cause: tachycardia (increased heart rate); paranoid behavior, agitation and irritability; nausea and vomiting; confusion; drowsiness; headache; hypertension; electrolyte abnormalities; seizures; and syncope (loss of consciousness).
Flood Safety and Awareness Week: March 12 through 16, 2012
Beginning March 12, New Yorkers once again began to observe Flood Safety Awareness Week. In the last decade floods have claimed an average of 94 lives and caused more than $10 billion in damages nationally. The threat of river and coastal flooding is the greatest natural hazard risk that we face in New York State. Our citizens and first responders face annual flooding events of varying severity that threaten them and their families, damage their homes, schools and churches, destroy public infrastructure, an
The fee to dispose of garbage at Cattaraugus County transfer stations will increase effective March 1, 2012. The price to throw away household garbage will rise to $1.50 per 15 gallon garbage bag (tall white kitchen bag) or equivalent; $3.00 per 30 gallon bag (regular brown or green bag) or equivalent; and $6.00 per 55 gallon bag (contractor bag).
The fee increase will not affect the cost to dispose of bulky materials such as chairs, mattresses, rugs, and etc. which are charged $5 each, or construction and demolition debris which is charged $20 per cubic yard.