Economic Development, Planning and Tourism
As we begin a new year, we are looking at ways to better serve our County Businesses. All the businesses located in Cattaraugus County are very important. The Cattaraugus County Legislator along with the Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning & Tourism would like to take the time to hold an informational session for Cattaraugus County Businesses. We are inviting all the County Businesses to come and express their needs and concerns; and to also find out what ways we, the County, can support their efforts.
The 22nd Annual Cornell Cooperative Extension Rural Landowner Workshop is on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at Pioneer Central School. Read more
2nd Annual "Cards against Cancer" Fundraiser on Friday, February 7, 2014 starting at 4:30PM.
Spaghetti Dinner from 4:30-6:30PM at the Randolph Central School Cafeteria for $5 per person.
Auction during the Boys Basketball Game drawing held at Halftime.
Raffle for an iPad Mini, $100 Jock Shop Certificate or $50 cash. Read more
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 Third Annual Cattaraugus County Farmer-Neighbor Dinner on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at the West Valley Fire Hall, 9091 Route 240, West Valley, NY.
Cattaraugus County is home to a vibrant and diverse agricultural industry.
Winter is the perfect time to curl up with a good book and on February 1st, there will be a way to satisfy your love of reading and help homeless animals at the same time!The Cattaraugus County SPCA has announced that they will be holding a used book sale fundraiser, Saturday, February 1, from 10am until 4pm at the Olean Center Mall in the space across from Renna's Pizza. Read more
Randolph Peaches 'N Cream is sponsoring a seminar about "How to grow giant pumpkins" at the Randolph Firehall, Randolph, NY on Saturday, January 25, 2014. More information at http://EnchantedMountains.com/events/2014/01/how-grow-pumpkin-seminar-4418
Cornell University Cooperative Extension of Allegany/Cattaraugus Counties will be presenting the Southern Tier Crop Congress in Belfast, NY.The event will be held Friday Jan. 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Belfast Fire Hall, just off from Route 19.
Attendees will have an opportunity to hear about recent updates in field crop and forage production, as well as speak with industry representatives about the newest products on the market. Read more
The Cornell University Cooperative Extension Association of Allegany and Cattaraugus Counties will offer Master Gardener Training from January 28 through March 25, 2014. Training will be held each Tuesday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Ellicottville Town Center/Cooperative Extension Center, 28 Parkside Drive, Ellicottville, NY 14731.
The Portville Snowmobile Club will hold a Snowmobile Safety Class December 21, 2013 at the Portville Fire Department, Main Street, Portville NY. The class begins at 9:00 a.m. Lunch will be provided. Call Lisa Foster at (716) 378-1718 to sign up for the class.
The Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism along with historians from around the County will host two evening meetings in November. These meetings will be open to anyone that may have information or an interest in the meeting topics. The meetings will be held at the County Building in Little Valley in the Large Committee Room on the 3rd floor and will begin at 6:00 pm.