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Winter Storm Stella Updates

News from Emergency Services posted on Tue, 03/14/2017 - 11:09am
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Winter Storm Stella Updates - Cattaraugus County Impacts


Governor Cuomo issued a Tractor Trailer Ban beginning at 9 a.m. on 3/14/17 for I-86, I-90, I-81, I-84, and I-88.

Governor Cuomo issued a state-wide State of Emergency at midnight going into 3/14/17.

The State of Emergency and the Tractor Trailer Travel Ban (except for I-84 which has been lifted) remain in effect this morning, 3/15/17.

Sheriff's Office Offers Hunter's Education Class

News from Sheriff's Office posted on Mon, 03/13/2017 - 3:27pm

The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a hunters’ education class for the gun portion only on the following dates and time: Monday, April 3, 2017 and Wednesday, April 5, 2017 from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m.  The class will be held at Allegany State Park's Camp Allegany.

There is no charge for the class.  Participants must attend both days of instruction to receive a certificate.  It is preferable that participants be at least 12 years of age.  If a parent wants an 11-year-old to take the class, the parent must attend and sit with the child on both days.

HEAP Closing Dates

News from Social Services posted on Thu, 03/09/2017 - 6:15pm

The Cattaraugus County Department of Social Services has been advised by the New York State Office of Temporary Disability Assistance of the 2016-17 Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) Regular benefit and Emergency benefit components closing dates.

Sheriff's Office Top Ten Most Wanted List

News from Sheriff's Office posted on Wed, 03/08/2017 - 4:27pm
Image of Sheriff's Office Top Ten Most Wanted List starting 2017-03-08

Image of Sheriff's Office Top Ten Most Wanted List starting 2017-03-08

View the Most Wanted List by each individual.

If you have information regarding the location of someone on the warrant list do not take any action on your own! Call either:

Community Forum on "Effective Communication Strategies" by the Alzheimer's Association

News from Aging posted on Wed, 03/08/2017 - 1:54pm
You're Not Alone

You're Not Alone

St. Paul’s of Ellicottville in conjunction with the Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging / NY Connects is pleased to invite you to a Community Forum on Saturday, March 25, 2017 beginning at 10am at St. Paul’s in Ellicottville.

2017 Farmer Neighbor Dinner Next Month

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Wed, 03/08/2017 - 11:37am

The Cattaraugus County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Board, along with the Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism, the Cattaraugus County Farm Bureau, the Cattaraugus County Soil and Water Conservation District and the Southern Tier West Regional Planning and Development Board will host the 6th Annual Cattaraugus County Farmer-Neighbor Dinner on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at the West Valley Fire Hall, 9091 Route 240, West Valley, NY.

2017 Village Election and Candidate List Announced

News from Board of Elections posted on Tue, 03/07/2017 - 12:50pm
View the Candidates & Sample Ballots for the upcoming Villages Elections

View the Candidates & Sample Ballots for the upcoming Elections in Cattaraugus County Villages

Cattaraugus County Board of Elections Commissioners Michael Brisky and Kevin Burleson announce that the last day to register to be eligible to vote in the upcoming village elections is Friday, March 10, 2017.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 is Village Election Day in Cattaraugus County with voting from noon until 9 p.m. in all Villages. This year, elections will be held in the villages of Allegany, Cattaraugus, Ellicottville, Gowanda, Portville, and South Dayton.

County/Town Taxes Reminder

News from Treasurer's Office posted on Thu, 03/02/2017 - 1:56pm


Cattaraugus County is changing from a 3-year foreclosure schedule to a 2-year schedule.  This means that any unpaid 2015 or 2016 County/Town tax bills owing as of July 1, 2017 will be part of our next foreclosure action with foreclosure fees being added July 1, 2017.  Payment of all Delinquent tax bills will stop the continuation of that foreclosure process.


Property owners should have received their 2017 County/Town tax bills.  If you have not received it, you can reprint one from our webpage Read More

American Heart Association BLS CPR/AED Training on April 26, 2017

News from Emergency Medical Services, Emergency Services posted on Thu, 03/02/2017 - 11:26am

Are you an EMT, Nurse, Nursing Student, Firefighter that works closely with EMS or other Medical Professional that needsCPR & AED Training?

Here is your chance!

Tire Collection Dates for 2017

News from Public Works posted on Tue, 02/28/2017 - 2:34pm

View the tire collection schedule for 2017 in Cattaraugus County:

Special FREE Tire Collection Schedule
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