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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Medication-Assisted Treatment Available at County Behavioral Health Clinics

Department of Mental Hygiene Logo

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene continues to offer medication-assisted treatment at its two behavioral health clinics to help those struggling with opioid dependency.

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Posted on: July 31, 2018

5K Glow Run/Walk to Benefit Local Suicide Prevention Efforts

Glow Your Mind 5K Run

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: –On Saturday, August 25, 2018 the third annual GLOW Your Mind 5K Run/Walk will take place at 8:30 p.m. at the Northwest Arena, 319 W. Third St. in Jamestown. All of the proceeds raised by the event stay local and will be used for...

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Posted on: July 26, 2018

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, August 18, 2018 from 8 to 11 a....
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Posted on: July 20, 2018

Harmful Algal Bloom Update

Harmful Algal Blooms

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: – The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services continues its  monitoring and sampling efforts to evaluate the occurrence of Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) in Chautauqua County lakes. Current findings show:

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

Local Leaders Meet with Railroad Officials

Local leaders meet with railroad officials

Pictured, municipal leaders meet with railroad officials to further strengthen communication and emergency preparedness efforts.

DUNKIRK, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello recently met with local leaders and high-level executives from th...

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

Changes Are Coming to Long Term Care Medicaid for Residents in Nursing Homes

Elderly woman in wheel chair

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:--Medicaid is a federal, state and local governmental public assistance program that pays for health care services for those with low incomes or very high medical bills relative to their income and assets.  New York State is the o...

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Posted on: July 15, 2018

County Executive Signs Agreement to Develop Cold Storage Facility in Dunkirk

Former Edgewood Property in Dunkirk

Pictured, the former Edgewood Property on Roberts Road in the City of Dunkirk.

DUNKIRK, N.Y.: -- A remediated brownfield site in Dunkirk, which has been an eyesore for decades, will be transformed into a state-of-the-art cold storage facility. 

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Jamestown Water Voted Best Tasting in Chautauqua County

2018 Water Tasting Contest

 

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services Director Christine Schuyler congratulates the Jamestown Board of Public Utilities for being the winner of the 25th annual Water Tasting Contest held at Chautauqua Mall o...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Time to Rally - Summer 2018

Residents Attend Chautauqua Lake Rally

   

Pictured: Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello speaks at the 2017 Lake Erie Rally and a full house enjoys the 2017 Chautauqua Lake Rally at the Village Casino in Bemus Point, N.Y.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- Summer is fast approaching an...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

County Executive Announces Retirement of Public Facilities Director

County Executive George Borrello and DPF Director George Spanos

 

Pictured above from left to right: George Borrello, Chautauqua County Executive; and George Spanos, Chautauqua County Department of Public Facilities Director.

 

 

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello rece...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Chautauqua County to Hold Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events

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 2018 will be held on Saturday, June 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the City of Dunkirk Department o...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

DHHS Announces Upcoming Animal Rabies Immunization Clinics

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 19, 2018 from 10 a.m. to noon at the ...
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Posted on: March 8, 2018

DHHS Announces Upcoming Animal Rabies Immunization Clinics

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:

  • Wednesday, March 28, 2018 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Chautauqua...
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Posted on: January 26, 2018

Applications Available on Feb. 1 for County's 2019 Lakes and Waterways Grant Program

Pictured above from left to right, streambank stabilization projects in the Lake Erie Watershed and Chautauqua Lake Watershed.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:--The Chautauqua County Department of Planning and Economic Development has announced applications for Chautauqua...

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Posted on: August 30, 2017

OFA Joins the Alzheimer's Association in the Walk to End Alzheimer's

Pictured, staff of the Chautauqua County Office for the Aging who participated in the 2016 Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

DUNKIRK, N.Y.:-- On September 9, 2017, the Western NY Alzheimer’s Association will be hosting a Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Point Gratiot in ...

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Posted on: August 30, 2017

Fifth Annual Raynor Memorial Golf Tournament for Suicide Awareness

LAKEWOOD, N.Y.: --On Saturday, September 9, 2017 the Fifth Annual Raynor Memorial Golf Tournament will be held at Maplehurst Country Club, 1508 Big Tree Rd. in Lakewood, N.Y. Proceeds from this year’s tournament go to The Community Alliance for Suicide Pr...

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Posted on: August 28, 2017

Sound the Alarm for Fire Safety

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- Chautauqua County Executive Vince Horrigan recently joined members of the American Red Cross of Western and Central New York to raise awareness about the American Red Cross’ upcoming Sound the Alarm events.

Sound the Alarm is a ...

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

DHHS Announces Upcoming Animal Rabies Immunization Clinics

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:

  • TOWN OF ELLINGTON-- Thursday, August 24, 2017 from 5 – 7 p.m...
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Posted on: August 14, 2017

Ready for School?

MAYVILLE, N.Y:. – The Public Health Division of the Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reminds parents that getting their children vaccinated according to the recommended immunization schedule is one of the most impo...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

DHHS Announces Upcoming Animal Rabies Immunization Clinics

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:

  • TOWN OF ELLINGTON--Thursday, August 24, 2017 from 5 – 7 p.m....
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