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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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Posted on: August 22, 2019

CARTS Announces Saturday City Fixed Routes Service Expanded to All Year

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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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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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Posted on: August 19, 2019

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

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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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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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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Municipalities, Agencies and Community Come Together During Recent Water Emergency

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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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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Boil Water Order Issued for Village of Brocton and Town of Portland Water Customers

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 1, 2019Contact: Bill Boria (716) 753-4772Casey Miller (716) 753-4766

BOIL WATER ORDER ISSUED FOR VILLAGE OF BROCTON AND TOWN OF PORTLAND WATER CUSTOMERS

 Mandatory Water Use Restrictions Remain In Effect Until ...

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Posted on: July 31, 2019

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

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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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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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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.: -- Ch...

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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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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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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 Northwest ...

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

DHHS Announces Upcoming Animal Rabies Immunization Clinics

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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 21, 2019

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

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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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Posted on: June 18, 2019

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

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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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Posted on: June 11, 2019

OFA Announces Senior Farmer's Market Coupon Distribution

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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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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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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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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Chautauqua County to Hold Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events

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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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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Board of Health to Hold Meeting on Oct. 18

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The Chautauqua County Board of Health will hold its meeting on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 6 p.m. in the HRC Building, 4th Floor Conference Room in Mayville. Anyone seeking further information or wishing to attend this meeting should call the Public Hea...

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