Pay Delinquent 2015 and 2014 Property taxes before March 31.
After that date, 2016 Property Taxes will be turned over to the County for collection, and you will have to pay newer taxes before the older taxes (2016, then 2015, then 2014). Please see our Taxpayer guide, for more details on tax collection.
The 2016 Property Tax Auction has been planned for May 21, 2016, at 12:30 pm, at the Catt-LV School, Little Valley Campus.
On May 18, 2016 a fox was found at a private residence on Canal Street off Route 16,just north of the City of Olean. This fox attacked a resident and several domestic animals.
Labora tory testing by the New York Stale Health Department confim1ed that the animal was infected with the rabies virus.
Cattaraugus County Department of the Aging/NY Connects Can Help Older Adults Enroll
Beginning this week, Medicare beneficiaries will receive a letter from the Social Security Administration (SSA) if they may be eligible for help with their out-of-pocket medical and drug expenses. Cathy Mackay, Director of Department of the Aging/NY Connects, encourages beneficiaries who receive these letters to take action to learn more about the Medicare Savings Program (MSP) and Extra Help.
The Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office has issued a warning to its residents about scam artists reportedly posing as IRS employees.
The scam begins with a resident receiving a call from someone reporting to be an agent of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The caller informs the resident they owe money to the IRS and demands it be paid promptly through a pre-loaded debit card or wire transfer. If the victim refuses to cooperate, they are then threatened with arrest or suspension of a business or driver’s license.
The Cattaraugus County Museum and Research Library is excited to announce a new event coming this Spring. "Family Day at the Museum" will take place on Saturday, June 18, 2016 from 12-4. Part of New York State's "Path Through History" weekend, this event will be fun for kids of all ages and their families.
There will be live music provided by the WNY Fiddle Kids, hands on activities and games, as well as prizes! In addition, the museum's new exhibit on baseball in Cattaraugus County will be open!