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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Property Tax Payment Extension Will Likely Not Apply to County

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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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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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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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Posted on: February 8, 2019

County Executive Presents Marijuana Regulatory Issues at NYSAC Conference

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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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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Code Blue Warning

Code-Blue-Warning

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 30, 2019Contact:Diane Anderson, Director of Temporary Assistance 716-661-8158

Code Blue Warning

 Temperatures and Wind Chill Below 32 Degrees Fahrenheit

 

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:- Cold temperatures and...

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Posted on: January 29, 2019

Prevent Frostbite and Hypothermia

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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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Posted on: January 29, 2019

KICK CABIN FEVER TRIATHLON SUPPORTS SUICIDE AWARENESS EFFORTS IN CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY

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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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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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Posted on: January 29, 2019

Chautauqua County Executive Announces Citizens’ Advisory Committee

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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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Posted on: January 29, 2019

ODMAP Peer Response Partnership to Begin Pilot in Jamestown

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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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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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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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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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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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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: 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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