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The Cattaraugus County Health Department may conduct aerial spraying to kill mosquito larvae in breeding areas located in the townships of: Allegany, Carrollton, Great Valley, Hinsdale, Olean, Portville and Salamanca. Copies of maps indicating the proposed treatment sites, together with this notification, have been placed in the Town Clerk’s office in the Towns of Allegany, Carrollton, Great Valley, Hinsdale, Olean, Portville and Salamanca; in the Village Clerk’s office in the Village of Portville; and in the City Clerk’s office in the cities of Olean and Salamanca.
The Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging commemorates WEAAD (World Elder Abuse Awareness Day) on June 15, 2017. This year’s theme is: One person. One action. One Nation. United against elder abuse.
The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles is warning consumers of a fake ticket email hoax meant to collect personal information. Please share the below with colleagues, older adults and their families, and others who may be interested.
May is Older Americans Month. Throughout the month, the Cattaraugus County Dept. of the Aging has been identifying older adults within the community that are living life to the fullest and "AGING OUT LOUD". Hundreds of seniors attended this month's RSVP (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program) gala and spent two days being recognized for all the amazing contributions they make to our county. This week, Department of Aging staff caught up with 101 year old Mecanna Metzler.
Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism is in preparations for the 10th Annual OnoFest being held Saturday, July 22, 2017 at the Onoville Marina, 8 miles south of Exit 17 off I 86 on West Perimeter Road, Steamburg, NY.
OnoFest is a one day event that will start at 1:00 pm and run to 9:30 p.m. It is a family oriented event scheduled to have arts; crafts; food; games and contests for the young and old alike; bands throughout the day with a grand finale of fireworks at dusk!
The Cattaraugus County Department of Social Services is advising child support recipients of changes to the issuance of benefits. The New York State Child Support program is transitioning to new debit cards. As of June 15, 2017, all child support debit card holders will have their child support payments posted to the new Bank of America debit MasterCard. Deposits to the old EPPIcard will end on June 14, 2017.
MADISON COUNTY DIRECTOR OF REAL PROPERTY TAX SERVICES
Madison County seeks a Director to provide accurate, timely information and advice on real property appraisal, equalization and assessment for our Real Property Tax Services Office. The work involves responsibility for the administration, supervision and operation of the Real Property Tax Services Office.
The Cattaraugus County Health Department and Rural Revitalization Corp. have partnered together to offer a well and septic system repair program. This Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program helps low-to-moderate income homeowners repair or replace failing septic systems, private water supplies, and public water services in Cattaraugus County.
There are eligibility requirements to be in the program: