Don't be fooled by the sunshine and the 60+ degree temps today, this week is winter weather awareness week in New York...
The National Weather Service joins with the New York state office of emergency management in promoting winter weather safety to all new yorkers during winter weather awareness week October 21st to 27th.
Please see the attached letter for complete information regarding applications to become a State Fire Instructor, assigned to Cattaraugus County.
Resumes must be sent to Brian Benstead by e-mail to BBenstead [at] dhses [dot] ny [dot] gov (or mailed to the address on the letter) BY NOVEMBER 16, 2012.
Click below to download the letter:
Fire Prevention Week 2012 is October 9th through the 13th
Cattaraugus County Office of Emergency Services staff would like to take the opportunity to remind you of some important fire prevention and safety tips.
It's time to get your furnace ready...
DHSES COMMISSIONER ENCOURAGES NEW YORKERS TO PREPARE FOR DISASTER
Issued By: NYS - Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Services
Affected Jurisdictions: New York
DHSES teaming up with Retail Council of New York State to encourage personal and community preparedness
Governor Cuomo’s Summit on Emergency Preparedness scheduled for late October
Attached is a flyer for the Basic Large Animal (Horse) Rescue Training for First Responders. The class will be held in Ellicottville on October 17, 2012. Please see the flyer for complete details and RSVP information.
Please see the attached flyer for complete information about free flu shots available for Cattaraugus County First Responders on Wednesday, October 10, 2012. Call (716) 938-2244 for more information.
As of July 13, 2012, a State-wide burn ban is in effect for all of New York through October 10th. The ban includes all regulations of the annual, Spring Burn Ban which can be found in it's entirety by clicking the link below.
Burning in an open fire, provided it is not contrary to other law or regulation, will be allowed as follows: