Posted on: December 5, 2017

Residents Urged to Use Caution During Winter Conditions

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:--With Chautauqua County expected to receive significant snowfall this week, Chautauqua County Officials are reminding residents to please use caution.

The National Weather Service in Buffalo currently has a Lake Effect Snow Warning in effec...

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

CARTS Holds Open House in Jamestown to Celebrate 40 Years of Service to County Residents

Pictured, County Executive Vince Horrigan (right) presents CARTS Senior Project Coordinator Michele Westphal with a certificate in recognition of CARTS’ 40 years of service to the community.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- On June 9, 2017 the Chautauqua Area ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

County Announces 2017 DPF Highway and Bridge Work

FALCONER, N.Y.:-- Chautauqua County Executive Vince Horrigan and Chautauqua County Department of Public Facilities Director George Spanos have announced the 2017 Department of Public Facilities (DPF) highway and bridge work.

This year’s program makes use o...

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Posted on: January 25, 2017

NYS County Highway Superintendents Association Elects New President

Albany, NY - January 23, 2017 - The New York State County Highway Superintendents Association (NYSCHSA) elected George P. Spanos, P.E., President of NYSCHSA at its Annual Winter Conference and Tradeshow held last week at the Radisson Hotel, Albany, NY. Sp...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Horrigan and Spanos Announce Appointment of Manager of Airports

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Pictured from left to right: Vince Horrigan, Chautauqua County Executive; Ronald Almeter, Manager of Airports; and George Spanos, Chautauqua County Department of Public Facilities Director.

 

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County Executive Vince Ho...

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

Residents Urged to be Prepared for Flooding

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- With Chautauqua County expected to receive heavy rain and rising temperatures this week, Chautauqua County officials are reminding residents to please be prepared for potential flooding. 

The National Weather Service in Buffalo h...

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Posted on: January 8, 2018

Board of Health Meets on Jan. 18

The Chautauqua County Board of Health will hold its meeting on Thursday, January 18, 2018 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 meeting should call...

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Posted on: January 8, 2018

Take Action Now to Stop Cervical Cancer

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: – January is
Cervical Health Awareness Month and the Chautauqua County Cancer ServicesProgram (CSP) reminds us that there are two ways to prevent cervical cancer,
screening and HPV vaccination, and that free screenings are available to...

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

Code Blue Warning

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:- Cold temperatures and frigid wind chills have prompted the Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services to issue a Code Blue Warning for Chautauqua County. This warning is triggered when temperatures reach 32 degrees or lower...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

Cold and Wind Chills are Very Dangerous

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: - The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill warning for Chautauqua and Cattaraugus Counties from 8 p.m. this evening (January 4) through 7 a.m. on Saturday, January 6. Dangerously cold wind chills are expected to range from -20 ...

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Posted on: December 28, 2017

Influenza is Widespread

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: - Influenza activity is widespread in Chautauqua County just as it is throughout the state and nation. On December 27, 2017, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a health advisory regarding the increased prevalence o...

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Posted on: December 27, 2017

County Issues Tax Warrants Early to Allow Prepayment of 2018 Property Taxes

 

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- In response to Governor Cuomo’s emergency order of December 22nd, Chautauqua County has issued 2018 tax warrants to local tax collectors as of Wednesday, December 27th. The Governor’s order provides that town and city collector...

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Posted on: December 26, 2017

County to Issue Property Tax Warrants Early

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- In response to Governor Cuomo’s emergency order of December 22nd, Chautauqua County is intending to finalize and issue 2018 tax warrants to local tax collectors on Wednesday, December 27th. The Governor’s order provides that town and cit...

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Posted on: December 21, 2017

Make Your Mental Health a Priority This Holiday Season

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: The National Alliance of Mental Illness (NAMI) says many people can find family gatherings, parties and other social events overwhelming. Others may feel deep sadness or loneliness during the holidays following the loss of a loved one, div...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Chautauqua County's Innovative 2% Occupancy Tax Grant Program for Lakes and Waterways Evolves

         Pictured: the Findley Lake Dam Rehabilitation Project and a Streambank Stabilization Project in the Chautauqua Lake Watershed. Both projects received funding through the County’s 2% Occupancy Tax for L...

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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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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Horrigan Stresses Sharing the Road with Slow-Moving Vehicles

 

Pictured from left to right: Mike Seeley, Chautauqua County Deputy Sheriff; Ed Faulkner, Clymer Fire Chief; Emily Reynolds, Executive Director of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County; Shelly Wells, Public Health Planner of the Chau...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

Horrigan Goes Fishing with Essay Contest Grand Prize Winners

Pictured above from left to right, front row—Tate Catanese and Keara Brady, essay contest grand prize winners; and back row—Mike Sperry, Sports Fishery Advisory Board Member; Pat Catanese, Tate’s father; Vince Horrigan, Chaut...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Boil Water Advisory Lifted for All Brocton Water Customers

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services and the Village of Brocton announced today that the boil water order in effect since Monday May 15, 2017 for all customers served by the Village of Brocton water supply is no...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Horrigan and Spanos Announce Appointment of Manager of Airports

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Pictured from left to right: Vince Horrigan, Chautauqua County Executive; Ronald Almeter, Manager of Airports; and George Spanos, Chautauqua County Department of Public Facilities Director.

 

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County Executive Vince Ho...

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