Economic Development, Planning and Tourism

EDPT - Economic Development, Planning and Tourism for Cattaraugus County

Winter Gardening Ideas from the Cornell Cooperative Extension

By CCE Master Gardener Lyn Chimera and Community Educator Colleen Cavagna


I’m sitting here writing this with the doors and windows open. It feels like spring, but I am sure we know better!  This January thaw was perfect for getting some last minute chores done in the garden. I spent some time spreading the conifer branches I had been gathering from discarded trees. Read more

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Cards against Cancer fundraiser

Fri, 01/25/2013 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm

On January 25, 2013, there will be the "Cards against Cancer" fundraiser at the Randolph Central School.

Spaghetti Dinner is from 4:30-6:30PM in the Randolph Central School Cafeteria and is only $5/person

Chinese Auction during the Randolph Central School Boys Basketball Game.

Raffle for iPad, $100 Jock Shop Certificate or $50 cash.

All proceeds to benefit Mary Ann Carpenter.

Sponsored by the Randolph Central School Boys & Girls Soccer and Boys Basketball Teams.

Learn How to Make Delicious Dessert Breads

Sat, 02/09/2013 - 9:00am - 1:00pm
Bread dough on wood

Join Cornell University Cooperative Extension of Allegany County Master Gardeners, who are also long-time bread makers, as they demonstrate the process of making delicious dessert breads. Learn the history of dessert breads and the various methods and different ingredients used in creating traditional and custom loaves. In this class, you will learn by actually participating in making 4 dessert breads: St. Lucia’s Bread, Stollen, Pumpkin Bread, and Sticky Buns. Read more

Strategic Marketing Workshops for Livestock Producers

Repeats every 7 days until Tue Feb 19 2013 .
Tue, 02/05/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Tue, 02/12/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Tue, 02/19/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Cornell Cooperative Extension offers Strategic Marketing Workshops for Livestock Producers around New York State.

The demand for locally raised meats and livestock products continues to grow. Strategic and specific marketing efforts can help you take full advantage of the local foods market. If you want to sharpen and focus your marketing skills or just don’t know where to begin developing a marketing plan, Cornell Cooperative Extension can help! Read more

The Gardener’s Christmas Tree

By Cornell Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Debbie MacCrea

We’ve all wished each other a very Merry Christmas; if you’re like me, you’ve spent more than you should have on gifts (but enjoyed doing so for all the smiles received); family and friends have gathered and feasted and toasted in a New Year; and now your holiday is winding down. Read more

Two Part Time Academic Tutors

Chautauqua Striders, Inc. has immediate openings for two part time academic tutors.

  • Where: Olean High School
  • When: 3:00 – 4:00 pm twice a week
  • What: SAT, Regents, and test preparation

Requirements: Minimum one year of college, Strength in high school academic content, and Experience working with youth

Hourly wage: Depending on Experience and Education 

For more information & application visit:

Fourth Fridays planning Meeting

Tue, 01/15/2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Interested in enhancing our region? The Cattaraugus County Arts Council along with the help of Jesse Garron Gray, we're launching "Fourth Fridays" in Olean and Allegany. Artists, musicians, interested business owners, area colleges, etc. that are interested in being a part of this collaborative community effort to enhance the creative arts scene, please join us on Tuesday, Jan 15, 7-9pm for a planning meeting!

Food Service Director at Camp Turner

Camp Turner at Allegany State Park is looking for a Food Service Director - full time summer / part time year round.

See Food Service Director PDF

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Cook at Camp Turner

Camp Turner at Allegany State Park is looking for a cook for full time summer / part time year round.


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Who do I contact with questions about building or adding something to a property?

Do you have questions about building on your property, home or facility?

You will want to contact the building code enforcement officer for the municipality in which the property is located.

We have a list available for download from Read more

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