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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: July 12, 2018

Borrello Goes Fishing with Essay Contest Grand Prize Winners

Fishing Trip

Pictured above from left to right, front row--Conner Degnan and Mattea Hilliker, essay contest grand prize winners; second row— Amanda Degnan, Conner’s mother, and Amber Hilliker, Mattea’s mother; third row—George Borrello, Chautauqua County Executive, an...

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Posted on: July 11, 2018

OFA to Hold Annual County-Wide Senior Summer Picnic and Celebrate its 45th Birthday as an Agency

OFA Senior Picnic

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:--The Chautauqua County Office for the Aging will be holding its Senior Picnic at Midway State Park in Maple Springs again this year. It will be held on Friday, August 10, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the large pavilion right dow...

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Posted on: July 2, 2018

Harmful Algal Blooms (HABS)

Harmful Algal Blooms

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Public Health Division of the Chautauqua County Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) urges all Chautauqua County residents and visitors to educate themselves about Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) and to be cautious when swim...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Beat the Heat

Heat-related Illnesses

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: – Heat related deaths and illnesses are preventable. Despite this, over 600 people in the United States are killed by extreme heat every year. For the next few days, Chautauqua County will be in the grips of extreme heat - summertime tempe...

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Posted on: July 3, 2018

Board of Health to Meet July 19

Board of Health Logo

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:--The Chautauqua County Board of Health will hold its meeting on Thursday, July 19, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. in the HRC Building, 4th Floor Conference Room in Mayville.  Anyone seeking further information or wishing to attend this meeting ...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Mini- Grants Available for Pedestrian Improvements

walkers

Photo caption: Area walking group participants get out to walk in any weather. The Our Community Walks mini-grants are being offered to help municipalities improve walkability, while encouraging residents to get out and walk more.

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: - When it...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

County Executive to Recognize Don Reinhoudt

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello invites the public to join him in recognizing the achievements of Donald Reinhoudt. Borrello will be presenting Reinhoudt with a letter of commendation at the Chautauqua County Legislature mee...

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

OFA Offers Medicare Educational Presentation to Answer Questions for Individuals New to Medicare

Flyer for A B C Ds of Medicare Workshop

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua County Office for the Aging (OFA) is hosting “The A, B, C & D’s of Medicare” on Saturday, June 30 at 10 a.m. at the Dunkirk Senior Center, 45 Cliffstar Ct., in Dunkirk, N.Y. The workshop is for individuals who...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Wise Mind Project for Youth Launches in Jamestown

Wise Mind logo

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene, Chautauqua Alcohol & Substance Abuse Council (CASAC), Chautauqua Tapestry, the Community Alliance for Suicide Prevention, Family Peer Support Services of Chautauqua County, and The Pho...

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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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Posted on: July 24, 2017

Office for the Aging Still Has Senior Farmer's Market Coupons Available

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua County Office for the Aging (OFA) still has plenty of Senior Farmer’s Market coupon books available. Coupons can be obtained at any of the OFA’s offices, which are located on the first floor of the HRC Building, 7...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

County Officials Provide Presentation on MCEC Application to State

 

Above, Regional Solutions Commission Chairman George Borrello speaks to the review panel about the county’s MCEC grant application. 

 

ALBANY, N.Y.:--Chautauqua County officials recently traveled to Albany to provide New York Sta...

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