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Posted on: October 19, 2018

CARTS Announces New Location for its Jamestown Hub

CARTS bus

Pictured, a CARTS bus.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua Area Regional Transit System (CARTS) is pleased to announce that effective Monday, October 22, 2018 the new location for its City of Jamestown bus hub will be at 215 East Third Street in Jamestown.

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

Appalachian Regional Commission Announces Power Grant Award to Support Broadband in Southern Tier

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- As a part of the 2019 Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Partnerships for Opportunity and Workforce and Economic Revitalization (POWER) Initiative, Southern Tier West Regional Planning and Development Board (STW) in Salamanca, N.Y. re...

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County Executive
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Chautauqua County Ethics Board to Meet on Oct. 16

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Ethics Board will be holding a meeting on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 4 p.m. in Room 333 of the Gerace Office Building, 3 N. Erie St. in Mayville, N.Y.

Current members of the board are Susan Dilks, John Lloyd, Da...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 16, 2019

County Executive to Give 2020 Tentative Budget Presentation to County Legislature

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello will provide his 2020 Tentative Budget Presentation to the Chautauqua County Legislature on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. The presentation will be during the full County Legislature ...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 12, 2019

Statement from County Executive about NYS' Mishandling of the Situation with the Seneca Nation

Chautauqua County Seal

“New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo administration’s mishandling of the situation with the Seneca Nation of Indians can sadly now be measured in lives.  Congressman Tom Reed has brought to light how the City of Salamanca&...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 6, 2019

Empire State Brands and Furniture Mart Building Projects Receive Priority Status by WNY REDC

Project- Grow Chautauqua Study Presentation

Pictured, Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello provides opening remarks during the August 21, 2019 presentation of the Project-Grow Chautauqua study.

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello and Deputy County Executive for Econ...

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County Executive
Posted on: September 6, 2019

Local America Legion and Chautauqua County Veterans Council to Hold 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

American Flag

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The local American Legion and the Chautauqua County Veterans Council will be holding a 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at noon in front of the Chautauqua County Courthouse, 1 N. Erie St. in Mayville, N.Y.

The p...

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County Executive
Posted on: August 26, 2019

Chautauqua County Ethics Board to Meet on Sept. 10

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Ethics Board will be holding a meeting on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 4 p.m. in Room 149 of the Gerace Office Building, 3 N. Erie St. in Mayville, N.Y. 

Current members of the board are Susan Dilks, John...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

County Study to Explore New Hops and Grains Processing Facility Complete

Project- Grow Chautauqua Study Presentation

Pictured, Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello provides opening remarks during the presentation of the Project-Grow Chautauqua study.  

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: – Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello has announced that the comprehen...

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County Executive
Posted on: August 12, 2019

Borrello Goes Fishing with Essay Contest Grand Prize Winners

8-12-19 Fishing Essay Contest Fish Trip

 Pictured above from left to right: George Borrello, Chautauqua County Executive; Dan Heitzenrater, Executive Assistant; Mike Sperry, Chautauqua County Sports Fishery Advisory Board Member and Owner of Chautauqua Reel Outdoors; Isabella Buckley, ...

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County Executive
Posted on: July 29, 2019

Borrello Announces Food Truck Rodeo at Mayville Offices

Moo Cheesy

Pictured top left, Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello receives his order from Kevin Ames, owner of Kev’s Kitchen. Top Right, Siri Thai Cuisine sets up for lunch. Bottom, county employees wait in line for Moo Cheesy.

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua C...

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

County Urges Individuals to Take Precautions during Extreme Heat

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MAYVILLE, N.Y.: – For the next few days, Chautauqua County will be in the grips of extreme heat - summertime temperatures that are much hotter than average and high humidity levels.  Heat related deaths and illnesses are preventable. Despite this...

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Posted on: June 11, 2019

E&E Releases White Paper for Managing Weeds in Chautauqua Lake

Eurasian milfoil

    

Pictured above from left, Eurasian watermilfoil and curly-leaf pondweed, which are the most prominent invasive aquatic plant species in Chautauqua Lake.

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- Ecology and Environment, Inc. (E&E) recently prov...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Borrello Announces Summer Food Truck Days at Mayville Offices

Food Truck

Pictured above left, Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello gets lunch from the 3 C’s food truck. Right, county employees and patrons wait in line last fall.

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Executive’s Office has been working on a new initia...

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County Executive
Posted on: May 13, 2019

Chaut. Lake and Watershed Management Alliance Contracts with Princeton Hydro

Chautauqua Lake

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:--One of the primary tenets in the Chautauqua Lake Weed Management Consensus Strategy was transparency and monitoring of aquatic plant management techniques by an independent, qualified, third party entity. To that end, Chautauqua County ha...

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County Executive
Posted on: May 2, 2019

Businesses, Organizations and Municipalities Encouraged to Apply for Project Funding through CFA

Welchs Building in Westfield

Pictured above, projects in Chautauqua County that received funding through the 2018 CFA process. From left, the Welch Building in Westfield, which will be redeveloped into a multi-use structure; and AgriAmerica Fruit Products in Fredonia, which received ...

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Chautauqua County Workers' Memorial Committee Holds 19th Annual Workers' Memorial Day

2018 Workers Memorial event

Pictured from left to right: 2018 Chautauqua County Workers’ Memorial Committee members Hank Hoisington and George Spitale stand by a memorial wreath placed during last year’s Workers’ Memorial Day event.  

FREWSBURG, N.Y.: -- Th...

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County Executive
Posted on: April 30, 2019

Chautauqua County Ethics Board to Meet on May 15

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua County Ethics Board will be holding a meeting on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 3:15 p.m. in Room 333 of the Gerace Office Building, 3 N. Erie St. Mayville, N.Y. 

Current members of the board are Susan Dilks, John Lloy...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

Clean-Up of Burtis Bay Anticipated to Take Place the Week of April 29th

Burtis Bay 1

Pictured above, the floating vegetation along Burtis Bay in November 2018.

CELORON, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County has announced that the waterfront cleanup in Burtis Bay near Celoron, N.Y. is expected to start the week of April 29, 2019.

Last November, Burtis ...

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County Executive
Posted on: March 27, 2019

County Executive Unveils Memorandum of Agreement for Chautauqua Lake Consensus Strategy

Consensus Strategy Press Conference

 

Pictured above from left to right: Mark Geise, Deputy County Executive for Economic Development; George Borrello, Chautauqua County Executive; Dave McCoy, County Watershed Coordinator; Pierre Chagnon, County Legislator and Chairman of the Chauta...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

SPORTS FISHERY ADVISORY BOARD ANNOUNCES 27th ANNUAL FISHING ESSAY CONTEST

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Sports Fishery Advisory Board has announced its 27th Annual Fishing Essay Contest for students in Chautauqua County. The contest officially opened on March 12, 2019 and all entries must be submitted by April 12, 20...

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County Executive
Posted on: March 1, 2019

County/City Awarded ARC Funding for NRG “Repurposing” Study

NRG Facility in Dunkirk

DUNKIRK, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello and City of Dunkirk Mayor Willie Rosas are excited to announce that the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) has awarded a $60,000 grant through its Partnerships for Opportunity and Workforce ...

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County Executive
Posted on: February 22, 2019

Chautauqua County Receives Grant from CCHN

Fountain Toast

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- Chautauqua County was recently awarded funding from Chautauqua County Health Network (CCHN) to install new water bottle filling station fountains. The award was issued through the “Creating Healthy Schools and Communit...

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County Executive
Posted on: February 22, 2019

Residents Urged to Use Caution During High Wind Warning

2-24-19 High Wind Warning Weather Map

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- With a High Wind Warning issued by the National Weather Service in Buffalo for Chautauqua County this weekend, the Chautauqua County Executive’s Office, Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office and Chautauqua Count...

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County Executive
Posted on: February 21, 2019

Borrello to Present 2019 State of the County Address

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello invites the public to attend his State of the County address on Wednesday, February 27, 2019.

The presentation will be held during the regular meeting of the County Legislature, which starts at...

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County Executive
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Property Tax Payment Extension Will Likely Not Apply to County

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- County Attorney Stephen Abdella notified the media today that the Governor’s February 14 Executive Order extending the time to pay real property taxes due to a recent winter storm will likely not apply to Chautauqua County.

Abdella said,...

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County Executive
Posted on: February 14, 2019

2019 Consolidated Funding Applicants Encouraged to Share Their Potential Projects

Comedy Center

Pictured, the National Comedy Center in Jamestown, N.Y., which was the recipient of past funding through the Consolidated Funding Application process. 

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:—The Chautauqua County Department of Planning and Development is encouraging or...

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Posted on: February 12, 2019

U.S. DOT Rejects Proposal to Restore Commercial Air Service Between Jamestown and Pittsburgh

Jamestown Airport

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County and the City of Jamestown were notified on Friday, February 8th by the U.S. Department of Transportation (US DOT) that the joint proposal by Boutique Air and Chautauqua County to re-establish commercial air service be...

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County Executive
Posted on: February 8, 2019

County Executive Presents Marijuana Regulatory Issues at NYSAC Conference

1-31-19 NYSAC Photo

Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello presented his open letter to Governor Andrew Cuomo at the New York State Association of Counties (NYSAC) conference in Albany earlier this week. The letter was discussed during the New York State County Executiv...

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County Executive
Posted on: January 29, 2019

Chautauqua County Executive Announces Citizens’ Advisory Committee

CAC

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello is pleased to announce the establishment of a Citizens’ Advisory Committee. The intent is for the committee to be made up of county residents involved in their communities, b...

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County Executive
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Residents Urged To Use Caution During Winter Storm Harper

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:--With Chautauqua County expected to receive significant snowfall, frigid temperatures, and heavy wind this weekend, Chautauqua County Officials are reminding residents to please use caution.

The National Weather Service in Buffalo Friday mo...

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County Executive
Posted on: January 14, 2019

Chautauqua County Soil & Water Receives Over $900,000 in Grant Funding

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua County Soil and Water Conservation District was recently awarded $965,625 under the New York State Agricultural Nonpoint Source Abatement and Control Program.  $16.8 Million in funding was approved for ag...

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County Executive
Posted on: December 13, 2018

Chautauqua County Awarded Over $5 Million For Water Infrastructure Projects

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: --Chautauqua County was recently awarded $5,972,000 through New York State’s Water Infrastructure Improvement Act (WIIA) program to help complete two water infrastructure projects.

The North Chautauqua County Water District (NCCWD) received...

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County Executive
Posted on: December 7, 2018

CAER Releases Report of its 2018 Summary and Recommendations

Chautauqua County Seal

 

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County Executive George M. Borrello recently received a report entitled, “2018 Summary and Recommendations,” from the Countywide Alliance for Enforcement and Rehabilitation (CAER), which outlines...

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

CARTS Announces Facebook Page and New All Day Passes

CARTS bus

Pictured above, a CARTS bus.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua Area Regional Transit System (CARTS) recently launched its Facebook page and its new All Day Passes.

“We are excited about the CARTS Facebook page, which will dramatically increase our...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

County Awarded $1.2 Million to Develop Water and Wastewater Cooperative

Water and Sewer Service Areas Maps

Pictured above, maps of the Municipal Water Service Areas and Sewer Service Areas in Chautauqua County.

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: --Chautauqua County was recently awarded $1.2 million through New York State’s Municipal Restructuring Fund (MRF) to develop a...

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County Executive
Posted on: November 21, 2018

County Hopes to Allocate Funds to Address Weeds and Fish Kill in Burtis Bay

Burtis Bay 1

 

Pictured above, the floating vegetation along Burtis Bay.

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- At its November 28, 2018 meeting, the Chautauqua County Legislature will be voting on a resolution to allocate $25,870 from the County’s 2% Occupancy Tax Fundi...

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County Executive
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Residents Urged to Use Caution During Winter Conditions

County snow plow

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:--With Chautauqua County expected to receive snow, sleet and freezing rain this week, Chautauqua County Officials are reminding residents to please use caution.

The National Weather Service in Buffalo currently has a Winter Weather Advisory ...

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County Executive

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Posted on: June 20, 2019

Susan B. Anthony Historical Marker Dedication

Susan B. Anthony at Lily Dale

Pictured above, Susan B. Anthony, photographed at Lily Dale, N.Y.  Anthony is seated in front of the person numbered 27.  The woman at the center of the photo holds a banner with "Wyoming" and "Colorado" written on it...

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Learn more about the Pomeroy Foundation. County Historian

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

Printing Error in Town of Westfield Property Tax Bills

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- A printing error was made by the Chautauqua County Department of Real Property Tax for all Town of Westfield property tax bills.  Property owners are asked to please disregard the incorrect bills which were mailed late ...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Dr. Ira Chasnoff Presents the Vulnerable Child and Family: Developing a Comprehensive System of Care

Long Term Facility Strategic Planning1

 

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: - On November 4, 2019, Chautauqua County will welcome the return of Dr. Ira Chasnoff for a NO COST community-based learning and planning experience from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Chautauqua Harbor Hotel, 10 Dun...

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Posted on: September 24, 2019

DHHS Announces Final Animal Rabies Immunization Clinics of 2019

veterinarian administering a vaccination

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Public Health has announced the final free rabies vaccination clinics for 2019 in Chautauqua County. The five clinics, which include the rescheduled clinic...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

DHHS Announces Rabies Immunization Clinic for Sept. 28 in the Town of Carroll Has Been Postponed

veterinarian administering a vaccination

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Public Health has announced that the free rabies vaccination clinic that was scheduled for Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Town of ...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: September 13, 2019

Chautauqua County Health Officials Issue Advisory on Vaping & E-Cigarettes

Vaping

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: - In light of advisories issued by New York State Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker and warnings from the CDC, Christine Schuyler, Chautauqua County Director of Health and Human Services, is urging all residents of Chautauqua County to...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

DHHS Announces Upcoming Animal Rabies Immunization Clinics

veterinarian administering a vaccination

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Public Health has announced the following free rabies vaccination clinics in Chautauqua County:

•    Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019 fro...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Chautauqua County Board of Health to Meet on Sept. 19

Board of Health Logo

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: --The Chautauqua County Board of Health will hold its meeting on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 6 p.m. in the HRC Building, 4th Floor Conference Room, 7 N. Erie St. in Mayville. Anyone seeking further information or wishing to attend this...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: August 6, 2019

Municipalities, Agencies and Community Come Together During Recent Water Emergency

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- The North Chautauqua County Water District and Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services thank the community for its cooperation during the recent water emergency in the Village of Brocton and Town of Portland, along with...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: July 31, 2019

Mandatory Water Use Restrictions for Village of Brocton and Town of Portland

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILE, N.Y.: - The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services is requesting that all customers served by public water in the Village of Brocton and Town of Portland conserve water due to a water main break. All outside water use ...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: July 26, 2019

County Health Officials Urge Lake Users to be Cautious

Harmful Algal Blooms

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: – Localized Harmful Algal Blooms (HABS) have been observed in the south basin of Chautauqua Lake and near Long Point State Park.  As such, Lakewood Beach and Long Point State Park Beach are closed. 

The Public He...

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Additional Info... Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: July 18, 2019

County Urges Individuals to Take Precautions during Extreme Heat

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MAYVILLE, N.Y.: – For the next few days, Chautauqua County will be in the grips of extreme heat - summertime temperatures that are much hotter than average and high humidity levels.  Heat related deaths and illnesses are preventable. De...

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Additional Info... Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: July 2, 2019

Chautauqua County Board of Health to Meet on July 18

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MAYVILLE, N.Y.: --The Chautauqua County Board of Health will hold its meeting on Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 6 p.m. in the HRC Building, 4th Floor Conference Room, 7 N. Erie St. in Mayville. Anyone seeking further information or wishing to attend ...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: June 27, 2019

DHHS Announces Upcoming Animal Rabies Immunization Clinics

veterinarian administering a vaccination

Pictured above, a veterinarian administering a vaccination.

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Public Health has announced the following free rabies vaccination clinics in Chautauqua County:

  • T...
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Posted on: June 14, 2019

Chautauqua County Health Officials Urge Rabies Prevention

Rabies Prevention

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: - The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services has received numerous reports of concern over possible rabid acting animals. Many of these animals may not have rabies at all but may be in the final stages of the distemper. ...

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Additional info about rabies. Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: June 4, 2019

Chautauqua County Teams Up with USDA to Fill Picnic Baskets with Food Safety

Luensman Overlook Park

Pictured, Luensman Overlook Park in Portland, N.Y.

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: - Memorial Day kicked off the official start of summer. The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services and the U.S. Department of Agriculture remind individuals to prevent fo...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: May 22, 2019

DHHS Announces Upcoming Animal Rabies Immunization Clinics

veterinarian administering a vaccination

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Public Health has announced the following free rabies vaccination clinics in Chautauqua County:

•    Saturday, June 8, 2019 from ...

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Posted on: May 16, 2019

Board of Health Meeting Rescheduled

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MAYVILLE, N.Y.: --The Chautauqua County Board of Health meeting scheduled for Thursday, May 16, 2019 has been cancelled.  The meeting has been rescheduled to Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 6 p.m. in the HRC Building, 4th Floor Conference Room...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: May 13, 2019

Fredonia Water Voted Best Tasting in Chautauqua County

Annual Drinking Water Contest

 

Mayville, N.Y.:--  Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services Director Christine Schuyler congratulates the Village of Fredonia for being the winner of the 26th annual Water Tasting Contest held at Chautauqua Mall on Satu...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: May 3, 2019

26th Annual Drinking Water Contest to be Held May 11

2018 Water Tasting Contest

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- Who will earn the title of Best Tasting Drinking Water in Chautauqua County for 2019?  This will be decided on Saturday, May 11 at Chautauqua Mall when drinking water from municipal water systems across the county will ...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: May 3, 2019

10th Community Baby Shower Set for May 29

Community Baby Shower

 

Photo Caption:  Local service providers and agencies will share baby-related information with attendees at the Dunkirk Community Baby Shower.

 

DUNKIRK, N.Y.: - Expectant and new mothers in Chautauqua County are warmly i...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: April 30, 2019

Chautauqua County Board of Health to Meet on May 16

Board of Health Logo

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: --The Chautauqua County Board of Health will hold its meeting on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 6 p.m. in the HRC Building, 4th Floor Conference Room, 7 N. Erie St. in Mayville. 

Anyone seeking further information or wishing to attend t...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: April 30, 2019

DHHS Announces Upcoming Animal Rabies Immunization Clinics

veterinarian administering a vaccination

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Public Health has announced the following free rabies vaccination clinics in Chautauqua County:

•    Saturday, May 4, 20...

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

ACES

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: – Chautauqua County joins New York State in marking April 30th as a day to bring awareness to Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). 

A 1998 study from the Centers for Disease Control and prevention (CDC) and Kaiser Permanente is le...

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Additional Info... Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: April 23, 2019

Rabid Raccoon Attack

Rabid Raccoon

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: – The Environmental Health Unit of the Chautauqua County Department of Health & Humans Services received word today that the first rabid animal of 2019 has been confirmed in the County.   A youth turkey hunter was at...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: April 22, 2019

Child Abuse Prevention, It’s Your Turn to Make a Difference

Pinwheels for Prevention Event in Jamestown

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:- The month of April is devoted to celebrating everything we can do to transform our communities into places that care about and actively support families and children. The Pinwheels for Prevention movement is based upon the belief that we ...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: March 19, 2019

2019 County Health Rankings

2019 County Health Ranking Map

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: – Among 62 New York State counties, Chautauqua ranks 59 in the category of Health Outcomes and 55 in the category of Health Factors, according to a report released this week by the University of Wisconsin Population Health Instit...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: March 5, 2019

Chautauqua County Board of Health to Meet on March 21

Board of Health Logo

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: --The Chautauqua County Board of Health will hold its meeting on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 6 p.m. in the HRC Building, 4th Floor Conference Room, 7 N. Erie St. in Mayville.  Anyone seeking further information or wishing to atten...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: February 22, 2019

DHHS Announces Upcoming Animal Rabies Immunization Clinics

veterinarian administering a vaccination

 

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Public Health has announced the following free rabies vaccination clinics in Chautauqua County:  

  • Thursday, March 21, 2019 from 5 to 7 p....
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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: January 29, 2019

Prevent Frostbite and Hypothermia

frost-bite

Mayville, NY- The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill warning for Chautauqua County beginning Wednesday evening (January 30) through Thursday morning (January 31). Strong winds and bitterly cold temperatures will combine to produce dangerousl...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: January 28, 2019

ODMAP Peer Response Partnership to Begin Pilot in Jamestown

1-24-19 ODMAP Photo

Mayville, N.Y.: - There’s a new effort underway in Chautauqua County to respond to non-fatal overdose events with support and resources for recovery.

A true collaborative effort has led to the development of a program which will connect people wh...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: January 18, 2019

Health Partners Request Participation in Community Health Survey

Mayville, N.Y.: - The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services is conducting a community health assessment to identify and address the most pressing public health needs of Chautauqua County.

County residents are encouraged to participate i...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Foster Parents Needed in Chautauqua County

FP-Open-House-PR

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: - The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services Home Finding Team will offer a Foster Parent Open House on Thursday, January 17, 2019 from 4 to 6 p.m.  The event will take place at the Cassadaga campus of Park Unit...

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Health & Human Services Department
Posted on: October 22, 2018

DHHS Announces Final Animal Rabies Immunization Clinic for 2018

veterinarian administering a vaccination

Pictured, a veterinarian administering a vaccination.

 

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Public Health has announced its final 2018 Animal Rabies Immunization Clinic will be held on...

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News Flash

Posted on: October 11, 2019

Chautauqua County's System of Care Presented at State Training and Development Forum

Rachel Ludwig- Chautauqua Tapestry

Pictured: Rachel Ludwig, Project Director of Chautauqua Tapestry

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: A presentation on Chautauqua County’s system of care, Chautauqua Tapestry will be presented at the New York State Office of Mental Health and New York State Coalitio...

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Mental Hygiene
Posted on: September 26, 2019

Chautauqua County Volunteers Walk to Fight Suicide

Out of the Darkness Walk

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. − Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States, yet suicide can be prevented. Volunteers from Chautauqua County are joining the quarter of a million people who are walking in towns across the ...

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Mental Hygiene
Posted on: September 20, 2019

Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene Receives $4 Million Federal Grant

Chautauqua Tapestry's Governance Body

Pictured: Chautauqua Tapestry’s Governance body met to share news of the new grant award. 

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) under the U.S. Department of Health of Human and Services has award...

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Mental Hygiene
Posted on: September 9, 2019

PFC Dwyer Suicide Prevention Motorcycle Poker Run

2018 PFC Dwyer Motorcyle Run

Pictured, the opening of the 2018 PFC Dwyer Motorcycle Run for Suicide Prevention.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- The Second Annual PFC Dwyer Motorcycle Run for Suicide Prevention will take place on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at Harley Davidson of Jamestown, 1951 E....

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Additional Info... Mental Hygiene
Posted on: August 29, 2019

Seventh Annual Raynor Memorial Golf Tournament for Suicide Awareness

Raynor Memorial Golf Tournament

Pictured, golfers ready to start the Raynor Memorial Tournament at Maplehurst Country Club.

LAKEWOOD, N.Y.:-- On Saturday, September 7, 2019, the Seventh Annual Raynor Memorial Golf Tournament golfers will be teeing off at 9 a.m. at Maplehurst Country Club...

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Additional Info... Mental Hygiene
Posted on: August 19, 2019

Chautauqua County Receives $1 Million Grant to Address Opioid Abuse Disorder

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene has been awarded a $1 million Rural Communities Opioid Response Program (RCORP) Implementation grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), an agency of t...

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Additional Info... Mental Hygiene
Posted on: July 17, 2019

GLOW Your Mind 5K Run/Walk to be Held to Benefit Local Suicide Prevention Efforts

GLOW Your Mind Run

Pictured above, runners line up for the Glow Your Mind 5K at the starting line outside of Northwest Arena. 

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: –On Saturday, August 24, 2019, the fourth annual GLOW Your Mind 5K Run/Walk will take place at 8:30 p.m. at the ...

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Additional Info... Mental Hygiene
Posted on: May 29, 2019

Hope and Healing Conference of Western New York Will be Held June 5 & 6

Hope and Healing Conference Logo

 

FREDONIA, N.Y.: A community event entitled Hope and Healing Conference of Western New York (WNY) will be held on Wednesday, June 5 and Thursday June 6, 2019 at the Williams Center on the campus of the State University of New York at Fredonia, 28...

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Additional Info... Mental Hygiene
Posted on: May 9, 2019

NYS Recognizes Chautauqua County System of Care

Chautauqua Tapestry Receives Whats Great In Our State Award

Pictured above: Rachel Ludwig, Project Director of Chautauqua Tapestry, holding the award recognizing Chautauqua Tapestry at the What’s Great in Our State event.

 

ALBANY, N.Y.:-- New York State honored Chautauqua Tapestry - a network cha...

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Mental Hygiene
Posted on: April 25, 2019

Chaut. Co. Dept. of Mental Hygiene Partners in $86 Million Grant to Reduce Opioid Deaths in New York

Department of Mental Hygiene Logo

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: --Columbia University’s School of Social Work has been awarded $86 million from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), part of the National Institutes of Health, to support research intended to reduce opioid deaths across New York St...

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Mental Hygiene
Posted on: March 26, 2019

Chautauqua Lake Central School Girls Basketball Team Presents Checks to Charities

CLCS Girls Basketball Team Presents Checks

Pictured above, Chautauqua Lake Central School Girls Basketball Team, Administration and Staff Present Checks to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:- - Victoria Patti, Coordinator for the Commu...

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Mental Hygiene
Posted on: March 13, 2019

Planning Grant Continues to Support CAER Efforts in Chautauqua County

RCORP Committee Meeting

   

Pictured , Members of the RCORP steering committee meet at JCC. In foreground Diana Porebski, Director of Chemical Dependency and Outpatient Behavioral Health of UPMC Chautauqua and Misty Pennington, Project Coordinator, Chau...

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Mental Hygiene
Posted on: January 29, 2019

KICK CABIN FEVER TRIATHLON SUPPORTS SUICIDE AWARENESS EFFORTS IN CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY

1-24-19 KCF Photo

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:--We all know how tough winters can be in Western New York. When the cold wind blows, the last thing anyone wants to think about is getting up and moving rather than curling up under a warm blanket and sipping a mug of hot chocolate. Being ...

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Mental Hygiene
Posted on: January 23, 2019

COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HYGIENE OPPOSES MARIJUANA LEGALIZATION EFFORTS

Mayville, NY: The Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene would like to remind the community of the dangers of marijuana. The Department of Mental Hygiene also does not support the legalization or use of marijuana due to these dangers including the...

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Mental Hygiene
Posted on: January 14, 2019

MEDICATION-ASSISTED TREATMENT AVAILABLE AT COUNTY BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CLINICS

1-14-19 MH PR Photo

MAYVILLE, NY: Chautauqua County Behavioral Health Clinics’ mission is to provide a patient centered approach to those in the community who are seeking counseling and other treatments for substance use disorders. This patient centered approach in...

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Mental Hygiene
Posted on: December 20, 2018

MAKE YOUR MENTAL HEATH A PRIORITY THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: The holiday season often brings unwelcome guests — stress, anxiety, and depression along with a long list of obligations — parties, shopping, baking, cleaning, and entertaining, to name just a few. The added stress, in ...

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Mental Hygiene
Posted on: November 6, 2018

Survivors of Suicide Loss Day Event Being Held in Jamestown

Survivor Day 2018

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day is the one day a year when people affected by suicide loss gather in their local communities to find comfort and gain understanding as they share stories of healing and hope.  A local...

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Additional Event Info... Mental Hygiene
Posted on: October 24, 2018

Community Alliance for Suicide Prevention Receives Donation from Raynor Memorial Golf Tournament

Community Alliance for Suicide Prevention Receives Donation

 

Pictured above, the Community Alliance for Suicide Prevention accepts check from Raynor Memorial Golf Tournament. From left to right: Victoria Patti, Coordinator of the Community Alliance for Suicide Prevention; Carri Raynor, Organizer of the Ra...

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Additional Info... Mental Hygiene
Posted on: October 15, 2018

Countywide Alliance for Enforcement and Rehabilitation Receives Federal Grant

CAER Meeting

Pictured above, U.S. Congressman Tom Reed (left) recently attended a meeting of the Countywide Alliance for Enforcement and Rehabilitation (CAER). Pictured from left to right are: Reed, and CAER members Bree Agett, Epidemiology Manager of the Chautauqua C...

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Mental Hygiene

News Flash

Posted on: August 23, 2019

OFA Dining Site Participant Celebrates 90th Birthday

OFA- 90th Birthday for Program Participant

Pictured, sitting is Birthday Girl, Sylvia Colbey; and standing from left to right are Becky Blum of the Chautauqua County Office for the Aging (OFA), Lucile Inwood, Cheryl Wahlstom of OFA, Jean Young, Audrey Wilkinson, and Frankie Rothwell, Dining Site M...

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Office for the Aging
Posted on: June 11, 2019

OFA Announces Senior Farmer's Market Coupon Distribution

Farmers Market

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua County Office for the Aging has announced this year’s distribution of Senior Farmer’s Market coupon books. Coupons will be distributed on: 

  •  Saturday, July 13, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m...
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Office for the Aging
Posted on: June 5, 2019

OFA Partners with FSA SUNY to Provide Meals for Seniors in Northern Chautauqua County

FSA 2

 

The Office for the Aging (OFA) has partnered with the Faculty Student Association (FSA) at the State University of New York (SUNY) at Fredonia to provide meals for seniors. Pictured above at left are: back row-- Dean Messina, SUNY FSA D...

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Office for the Aging
Posted on: May 23, 2019

Office for the Aging to Hold Annual County-wide Senior Summer Picnic

Senior Picnic

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua County Office for the Aging will be holding its Senior Picnic at Midway State Park, 4859 Route 430 in Bemus Point, N.Y. again this year. It will be held on Friday, July 19, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the large...

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Office for the Aging
Posted on: January 29, 2019

Preparing for a Dementia Friendly Chautauqua

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- Chautauqua County is coming together to understand how well the community serves people with dementia and explore how we can act together to improve opportunities and outcomes for people with dementia by becoming a dementia frie...

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Office for the Aging

News Flash

Posted on: May 24, 2019

Office of Emergency Services Continues to Monitor Lake Erie's Water Levels

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua County Office of Emergency Services is monitoring the high levels of Lake Erie as it continues to rise.

John Griffith, Director of Emergency Services, reports that Lake Erie is at levels 30 inches above the long term averag...

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Office of Emergency Services
Posted on: February 22, 2019

Residents Urged to Use Caution During High Wind Warning

2-24-19 High Wind Warning Weather Map

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- With a High Wind Warning issued by the National Weather Service in Buffalo for Chautauqua County this weekend, the Chautauqua County Executive’s Office, Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office and Chautauqua County Office of Emergenc...

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Office of Emergency Services
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Residents Urged to Use Caution During Winter Conditions

County snow plow

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:--With Chautauqua County expected to receive snow, sleet and freezing rain this week, Chautauqua County Officials are reminding residents to please use caution.

The National Weather Service in Buffalo currently has a Winter Weather Advisory ...

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Office of Emergency Services

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: September 27, 2019

Division of Planning and Community Development Awarded Funding to Update Farmland Protection Plan

Farm in Portland NY

WESTFIELD, N.Y.:--The Chautauqua County Division of Planning and Community Development has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets. These funds will enable the County to update the Chautauqua County Farml...

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Planning and Community Development
Posted on: August 26, 2019

New Branding and Marketing Materials Released for County's Overland Trails

Overland trail

 

Pictured from left to right:  Chautauqua County Department of Public Facilities Director Brad Bentley, Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau Executive Director Andrew Nixon, Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello, and County Planning D...

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Additional Info... Planning and Community Development
Posted on: May 2, 2019

Businesses, Organizations and Municipalities Encouraged to Apply for Project Funding through CFA

Welchs Building in Westfield

Pictured above, projects in Chautauqua County that received funding through the 2018 CFA process. From left, the Welch Building in Westfield, which will be redeveloped into a multi-use structure; and AgriAmerica Fruit Products in Fredonia, which received ...

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Additional Info... Planning and Community Development
Posted on: February 14, 2019

2019 Consolidated Funding Applicants Encouraged to Share Their Potential Projects

Comedy Center

Pictured, the National Comedy Center in Jamestown, N.Y., which was the recipient of past funding through the Consolidated Funding Application process. 

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:—The Chautauqua County Department of Planning and Development is encouraging or...

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Additional Info... Planning and Community Development
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Chautauqua County Lakes and Waterways Grant Applications Available

1-9-19 PR Photo Canadaway Project

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County is again offering grants to improve our lakes & waterways.  The 2020 Round of the County’s award-winning 2% Occupancy Tax Grant Program for Lakes & Waterways opened on January 1st and will c...

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Planning and Community Development
Posted on: October 24, 2018

Congress Passes Legislation to Benefit Chautauqua Lake

Chautauqua Lake

On October 23, President Trump signed into law S. 3021, America's Water Infrastructure Act, which includes a provision to authorize the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) to partner with Chautauqua County to complete a feasibility study to develop ecosy...

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Planning and Community Development

News Flash

Posted on: August 22, 2019

CARTS Announces Saturday City Fixed Routes Service Expanded to All Year

CARTS bus

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:--As part of Chautauqua County’s goal and commitment to improve and expand the CARTS service, CARTS will be providing Saturday City Fixed Routes and ADA complimentary Saturday service throughout the whole year.

“With the successful test thi...

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Public Facilities
Posted on: July 31, 2019

Chautauqua County Jamestown Airport to Host Collings Foundation Wings of Freedom Tour

P-51 Mustang

Pictured from top: B-25 Mitchell, B-17 Flying Fortress, P-51 Mustang, and B-24 Liberator with P-51 flying "wing man." 

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County’s Jamestown Airport is pleased to announce that the Collings ...

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Additional Info... Public Facilities
Posted on: June 21, 2019

Dale Drive Shoulder Expansion Project in Cassadaga to Begin June 24, 2019

Chautauqua County Seal

FALCONER, N.Y.: -- The Dale Drive Shoulder Expansion Project     in Cassadaga will begin on June 24, 2019.  The project involves adding a five-foot asphalt paved shoulder to the existing roadway.  During construction, t...

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Public Facilities
Posted on: June 18, 2019

Harrison Street Bridge Replacement in the City of Jamestown to Begin July 1, 2019

Harrison St. Bridge

Pictured, the Harrison Street Bridge in Jamestown, N.Y.

FALCONER, N.Y.: -- The Harrison Street Bridge over the Chadakoin River in the City of Jamestown will be closed to traffic starting July 1, 2019, so that this bridge can be replaced.  The bri...

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Public Facilities
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Chautauqua County Jamestown Airport to Host National Warplane Museum Visit on June 22 & 23

B-17

Pictured from left, the B-17 Flying Fortress and BT-13.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County’s Jamestown Airport is pleased to announce that the National Warplane Museum, based in Geneseo, N.Y., will deploy a WW II –era B-17 &...

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National Warplane Museum Public Facilities
Posted on: May 15, 2019

CARTS Announces Summer Saturday Service for City Fixed Routes

CARTS--Appreciation Day

CARTS recently announced is new Summer Saturday Service as part of its Customer Appreciation Day in conjunction with May as Transit Awareness Month. Pictured from left to right are: George Borrello, Chautauqua County Executive; Jennifer Blair, Mobility Ma...

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Public Facilities
Posted on: May 1, 2019

County Announces 2019 DPF Highway and Bridge Work

CB 1109 in Hanover NY

Pictured above, County Bridge 1109 over Dead Creek on Triangle Road in the Town of Hanover, which will be replaced in 2019 by the Chautauqua County Department of Public Facilities. 

FALCONER, N.Y.:-- Chautauqua County Executive George Bo...

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View the 2019 Construction Map. Public Facilities
Posted on: April 25, 2019

South Main Street Bridge in Jamestown to Re-open Later Today (4/25/19)

South Main Street Bridge

FALCONER, N.Y.: -- South Main Street in Jamestown between Harrison Street and First Street will be re-opened later today as the top course asphalt paving surface, installation of a crosswalk for the Riverwalk trail, roadway striping and remaining landscap...

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Public Facilities
Posted on: April 12, 2019

Complete Streets Projects to Begin in 2019

Rt 430 by I-86 in Ellery

Pictured above, a section of Route 430 in the Town of Ellery, which will be repaved and striped for bike lanes this year as part of the Complete Streets Program.  

  

FALCONER, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Public F...

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Public Facilities
Posted on: April 9, 2019

South Main Street Bridge in Jamestown to Begin Work for Final Paving, Crosswalk Installation

Chautauqua County Seal

 

FALCONER, N.Y.: -- South Main Street in Jamestown between Harrison Street and 1st Street will be closed for approximately two weeks beginning Monday, April 15, 2019.

The purpose of this closure is to complete the top course asphalt paving surface...

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Public Facilities
Posted on: March 12, 2019

Chautauqua County to Hold Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events

Household Hazardous waste

ELLERY, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua County Department of Public Facilities Division of Solid Waste has announced its first Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day of 2019 will be held on Saturday, June 8 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the City of Dunkirk Department o...

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Additional Info... Public Facilities
Posted on: February 12, 2019

U.S. DOT Rejects Proposal to Restore Commercial Air Service Between Jamestown and Pittsburgh

Jamestown Airport

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County and the City of Jamestown were notified on Friday, February 8th by the U.S. Department of Transportation (US DOT) that the joint proposal by Boutique Air and Chautauqua County to re-establish commercial air service be...

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Public Facilities
Posted on: February 8, 2019

CARTS ANNOUNCES SATURDAY PROMOTION FEBRUARY 16 ON CITY FIXED ROUTES

On Saturday February 16, 2019 CARTS will be offering free Fixed Route Transportation. The buses will be running in Falconer/Jamestown/Lakewood Areas and in the Dunkirk Area with a stop at Fredonia Wal-Mart. 

“We are actively working on e...

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Public Facilities
Posted on: December 13, 2018

CARTS Announces Free Friday Fixed Routes

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua Area Regional Transit System (CARTS) recently announced a “Free Friday Fixed Routes“ will be held on December 21, 2018 for riders utilizing its City-Fixed Routes in the Dunkirk and Jamestown areas.

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Public Facilities
Posted on: December 10, 2018

County Partnering with Boutique Air to Restore Commercial Air Service

Boutique Air Aircraft

Pictured above, Boutique Air operates Pilatus PC-12 turboprop aircraft.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County is working with Boutique Air to restore commercial air services at The Greater Chautauqua-Jamestown Airport in Jamestown, N.Y.

In May 2018, Chautau...

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Public Facilities
Posted on: December 3, 2018

CARTS Announces Facebook Page and New All Day Passes

CARTS bus

Pictured above, a CARTS bus.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua Area Regional Transit System (CARTS) recently launched its Facebook page and its new All Day Passes.

“We are excited about the CARTS Facebook page, which will dramatically increase our...

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Additional Info... Public Facilities
Posted on: November 19, 2018

South Main Street Bridge in Jamestown and CTR 42 Bridges in Poland to Open to the Public on Nov. 21

South Main Street Bridge

Pictured above, the new South Main Street Bridge in the City of Jamestown, N.Y.

 

FALCONER, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Public Facilities (DPF) plans to open to the public the South Main Street Bridge in the City of Jamestown on No...

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Public Facilities
Posted on: November 16, 2018

Chautauqua County Awarded $1.5 Million in BRIDGE NY Funding for Bridge Replacement

Bridge on CTR 18 over Prendergast Creek in North Harmony

Pictured above, the bridge over Prendergast Creek on County Touring Route 18 in the Town of North Harmony, which will be replaced in 2019 through funding awarded from New York State’s BRIDGE NY Program.

 

FALCONER, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua...

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Public Facilities
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Residents Urged to Use Caution During Winter Conditions

County snow plow

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:--With Chautauqua County expected to receive snow, sleet and freezing rain this week, Chautauqua County Officials are reminding residents to please use caution.

The National Weather Service in Buffalo currently has a Winter Weather Advisory ...

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Public Facilities
Posted on: October 19, 2018

CARTS Announces New Location for its Jamestown Hub

CARTS bus

Pictured, a CARTS bus.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua Area Regional Transit System (CARTS) is pleased to announce that effective Monday, October 22, 2018 the new location for its City of Jamestown bus hub will be at 215 East Third Street in Jamestown.

Th...

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News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: October 11, 2019

Appalachian Regional Commission Announces Power Grant Award to Support Broadband in Southern Tier

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- As a part of the 2019 Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Partnerships for Opportunity and Workforce and Economic Revitalization (POWER) Initiative, Southern Tier West Regional Planning and Development Board (STW) in Salamanca, N.Y. re...

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Recent News
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Chautauqua County's System of Care Presented at State Training and Development Forum

Rachel Ludwig- Chautauqua Tapestry

Pictured: Rachel Ludwig, Project Director of Chautauqua Tapestry

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: A presentation on Chautauqua County’s system of care, Chautauqua Tapestry will be presented at the New York State Office of Mental Health and New York State Coalition for Chil...

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Recent News
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Dr. Ira Chasnoff Presents the Vulnerable Child and Family: Developing a Comprehensive System of Care

Long Term Facility Strategic Planning1

 

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: - On November 4, 2019, Chautauqua County will welcome the return of Dr. Ira Chasnoff for a NO COST community-based learning and planning experience from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Chautauqua Harbor Hotel, 10 Dun...

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Additional Info... Recent News
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Chautauqua County Ethics Board to Meet on Oct. 16

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Ethics Board will be holding a meeting on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 4 p.m. in Room 333 of the Gerace Office Building, 3 N. Erie St. in Mayville, N.Y.

Current members of the board are Susan Dilks, John Lloyd, Da...

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Recent News
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Division of Planning and Community Development Awarded Funding to Update Farmland Protection Plan

Farm in Portland NY

WESTFIELD, N.Y.:--The Chautauqua County Division of Planning and Community Development has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets. These funds will enable the County to update the Chautauqua County Farml...

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Recent News
Posted on: September 26, 2019

Chautauqua County Volunteers Walk to Fight Suicide

Out of the Darkness Walk

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. − Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States, yet suicide can be prevented. Volunteers from Chautauqua County are joining the quarter of a million people who are walking in towns across the United Sta...

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Recent News
Posted on: September 24, 2019

DHHS Announces Final Animal Rabies Immunization Clinics of 2019

veterinarian administering a vaccination

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Public Health has announced the final free rabies vaccination clinics for 2019 in Chautauqua County. The five clinics, which include the rescheduled clinic...

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Additional Info... Recent News
Posted on: September 20, 2019

DHHS Announces Rabies Immunization Clinic for Sept. 28 in the Town of Carroll Has Been Postponed

veterinarian administering a vaccination

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Public Health has announced that the free rabies vaccination clinic that was scheduled for Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Town of ...

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Recent News
Posted on: September 20, 2019

Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene Receives $4 Million Federal Grant

Chautauqua Tapestry's Governance Body

Pictured: Chautauqua Tapestry’s Governance body met to share news of the new grant award. 

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) under the U.S. Department of Health of Human and Services has award...

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Recent News
Posted on: September 16, 2019

Application Deadline Approaching for County’s 3% Tourism Product Development Grant Program

National Comedy Center

Pictured, the National Comedy Center was awarded funding from the Tourism Product Development Grant Program in 2019 to support a marketing campaign that targeted new visitors using a variety of marketing platforms.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: --The Chautauqua County ...

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Additional Info... Recent News
Posted on: September 16, 2019

County Executive to Give 2020 Tentative Budget Presentation to County Legislature

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello will provide his 2020 Tentative Budget Presentation to the Chautauqua County Legislature on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. The presentation will be during the full County Legislature ...

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Recent News
Posted on: September 9, 2019

PFC Dwyer Suicide Prevention Motorcycle Poker Run

2018 PFC Dwyer Motorcyle Run

Pictured, the opening of the 2018 PFC Dwyer Motorcycle Run for Suicide Prevention.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- The Second Annual PFC Dwyer Motorcycle Run for Suicide Prevention will take place on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at Harley Davidson of Jamestown, 1951 E....

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Additional Info... Recent News
Posted on: September 9, 2019

DHHS Announces Upcoming Animal Rabies Immunization Clinics

veterinarian administering a vaccination

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Public Health has announced the following free rabies vaccination clinics in Chautauqua County:

•    Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019 fro...

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Additional Info... Recent News
Posted on: September 6, 2019

Empire State Brands and Furniture Mart Building Projects Receive Priority Status by WNY REDC

Project- Grow Chautauqua Study Presentation

Pictured, Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello provides opening remarks during the August 21, 2019 presentation of the Project-Grow Chautauqua study.

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello and Deputy County Executive for Econ...

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Recent News
Posted on: June 18, 2019

Harrison Street Bridge Replacement in the City of Jamestown to Begin July 1, 2019

Harrison St. Bridge

Pictured, the Harrison Street Bridge in Jamestown, N.Y.

FALCONER, N.Y.: -- The Harrison Street Bridge over the Chadakoin River in the City of Jamestown will be closed to traffic starting July 1, 2019, so that this bridge can be replaced.  The brid...

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Recent News
Posted on: June 11, 2019

OFA Announces Senior Farmer's Market Coupon Distribution

Farmers Market

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua County Office for the Aging has announced this year’s distribution of Senior Farmer’s Market coupon books. Coupons will be distributed on: 

  •  Saturday, July 13, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m...
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Recent News

News Flash

Posted on: June 19, 2019

SCCLSD Holds Kick-Off Meeting to Discuss West Side Sewer Extension Project

SCCLSD Kick-Off Meeting

Pictured above, County officials, Town of North Harmony Officials and members of the South and Center Chautauqua Lake Sewer Districts Board of Directors recently met to discuss plans for the West Side Sewer Extension Project. 

CELORON, N.Y.: --Cou...

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South and Center Chautauqua Lake Sewer Districts

News Flash

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