The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office announces that they will be taking part in the Seat Belt Mobilization Enforcement detail from May 21 to June 3, 2018. Due to a grant from the Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee, the Sheriff’s Office will be able to provide extra patrols throughout the county, enforcing seat belt, child safety seat and other traffic laws. The Sheriff’s Office encourages everyone traveling through our county to keep our roadways safe.
Rabies is a viral disease which almost always leads to death, unless treatment is provided soon after exposure.
The disease is transmitted by licks, bites, or scratches from infected bats, dogs, raccoons, skunks, cats, etc.
The Cattaraugus County Department of Public Works will be closing Leon Bridge No. 7 located on County Road 6 (Leon Road) between Bailey Hill Road and Kysor Hill Road in the Town of Leon. This closure will begin on Monday, May 21, 2018 and will remain closed for approximately 5 months. An off-site detour will be posted for vehicular traffic.
The sale of tobacco products to minors (under 18) is a violation of NYS Public Health Law, Article 13-F: Regulation of Tobacco Products and Herbal Cigarettes; Distribution to Minors. Additionally, the Cattaraugus County Legislature recently passed a local law prohibiting the sale of tobacco and nicotene containing products to anyone under the age of twenty-one (21).
During routine compliance checks, two Cattaraugus County business sold tobacco products to a minor:
A Team of Secret Shoppers recently toured a number of communities in Cattaraugus County, searching for opportunities for municipalities and entrepreneurs to capitalize on the millions of potential travelers that reside within 3 hours of the Enchanted Mountains. Come hear their findings and recommendations for ways Cattaraugus can increase visitor spending in the region.
Are you looking for Summer Employment? Are you income eligible and between 14 and 20?
FROM THE DESK OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH DIRECTOR
It is my pleasure to present to you the Cattaraugus County Health Department’s 2017 Annual Report. This report provides a brief overview of the many services that the department provides in an effort to preserve and promote public health in Cattaraugus County.