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The current Imaginarium Wooden Coloring Cases recalled by Toys "R" Us has prompted the Health Department to advise parents and/or caregivers as to the importance of lead testing for children. Lead can poison people. It can be harmful to babies. If lead gets into your baby's body, it could cause: a lower IQ, kidney damage, hearing loss, growth problems, anemia and behavior problems.
The current Fisher Price toy recall has prompted the Health Department to advise parents and/or caregivers as to the importance of lead testing for children. Lead can poison people. It can be harmful to babies. If lead gets into your baby's body, it could cause: a lower IQ, kidney damage, hearing loss, growth problems, anemia and behavior problems. Even small amounts can be harmful. Lead can be found in paint, dust, soil and water.
Little Valley - Nine area snowmobile clubs that maintain trails in Cattaraugus County will benefit from annual snowmobile registration fees collected by New York State. New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation recently awarded Cattaraugus County, the municipal sponsor, $122,050.00 in funding to help improve and maintain the over 400 miles of funded snowmobile trails in Cattaraugus County.
Little Valley - The Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism is sponsoring a New York State Snowmobile Trail Grant Workshop on Thursday, March 29, 2007 at 10:00 am at the Ischua Valley Country Club located on Route 16 in Franklinville, NY. The focus of this program will be to give local government sponsors and key snowmobile personnel a better understanding of the New York State Snowmobile Trail Grant and guide them in the preparation for the 2007/2008 grant year. Representatives from NYS
Olean, NY - Buffalo Niagara Enterprise, in cooperation with National Grid and Empire State Development, held an informational meeting and discussion to introduce the 2006 study they commissioned entitled "Agriculture Dependent Economic Development for Western New York State". The meeting was held on Tuesday, March 6th at Jamestown Community College's Cattaraugus County Campus in Olean. Informa Economics Inc., an international agriculture consulting firm and Moran, Stahl & Boyer, LLC, a consulting firm specializing in site selection, prepared the study.
Department of Economic Development, Planning & Tourism Receives Grant from the Department of Defense
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The Cattaraugus County Historical Museum and Research Library has announced their new hours. The Museum and Library will be open on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:00a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Weekend hours are the first and third Saturday of each month from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Open Saturdays in the winter include, January 6th and 20th, February 3rd and 17th, March 3rd and 17th.
Genealogy and local history research is also available during open hours.
The Parcel Viewer (and all other interactive viewers) will be undergoing an extensive update next week. At this time we will also be updating the server that houses the interactive viewers. This means that the viewer will be down on Monday, December 4th, starting around 8am. It could be back up as soon as Monday night, or it could be down for a couple days or the whole week. We can't predict what problems we may run into during this update.