April is Safe Digging Month!
Before you dig, call Dig Safely New York by dialing 811.
Please see the attachment for details about the Dig Safely New York sign contest in which your organization could win a 42-inch flat screen TV!
SKYWARN Weather Spotter Training
Class open to all first responders (fire and EMS) in Cattaraugus County, including MRC and CERT volunteers. There is no cost for the class, RSVP is required.
When: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 7 p.m.
Where: Cattaraugus County Office of Emergency Services - EOC
RSVP: Call Cathi at (716) 938-2213 or e-mail CLPeters [at] cattco [dot] org
See Attachments or Call Cathi For Details!
What: First Responder Clan Lab Awareness Class
Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Time: Registration begins at 6:30 p.m.
Class will begin promptly at 7 p.m. and last approximately 3 hours
Location: Little Valley Volunteer Fire Department (upstairs banquet hall)
Registration: Please contact your Fire Chief or EMS Agency Administrator to have them sign you up for the course. Read more
Flood Safety and Awareness Week: March 12 through 16, 2012
Beginning March 12, New Yorkers once again began to observe Flood Safety Awareness Week. In the last decade floods have claimed an average of 94 lives and caused more than $10 billion in damages nationally. The threat of river and coastal flooding is the greatest natural hazard risk that we face in New York State. Our citizens and first responders face annual flooding events of varying severity that threaten them and their families, damage their homes, schools and churches, destroy public infrastructure, an
Cattaraugus County Office of Emergency Services has temporarily moved!
Until further notice we can be found at the Department of Public Works building, 8810 Rt 242 in Little Valley, NY. The temporary office can be found across the hall from the Records Retention Center. Our phone numbers and e-mail addresses remain unchanged.
Please call or stop in with any questions or concerns. As before, it is very important that you call ahead if you are in need of a County ID tag, (716) 938-2213. Thank you.
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) ban on burning begins on March 15, 2012, and continues through May 15, 2012.
This regulation means that there are no open fires allowed during the March 15th to May 15th time period.