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Posted on: August 22, 2019

CARTS Announces Saturday City Fixed Routes Service Expanded to All Year

CARTS bus

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: 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: June 21, 2019

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

Chautauqua County Seal

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

Harrison St. Bridge

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 bri...

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

Chautauqua County Jamestown Airport to Host National Warplane Museum Visit on June 22 & 23

B-17

Pictured from left, the B-17 Flying Fortress and BT-13.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County’s Jamestown Airport is pleased to announce that the National Warplane Museum, based in Geneseo, N.Y., will deploy a WW II –era B-17 &...

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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: May 1, 2019

County Announces 2019 DPF Highway and Bridge Work

CB 1109 in Hanover NY

Pictured above, County Bridge 1109 over Dead Creek on Triangle Road in the Town of Hanover, which will be replaced in 2019 by the Chautauqua County Department of Public Facilities. 

FALCONER, N.Y.:-- Chautauqua County Executive George Bo...

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

South Main Street Bridge in Jamestown to Re-open Later Today (4/25/19)

South Main Street Bridge

FALCONER, N.Y.: -- South Main Street in Jamestown between Harrison Street and First Street will be re-opened later today as the top course asphalt paving surface, installation of a crosswalk for the Riverwalk trail, roadway striping and remaining landscap...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Complete Streets Projects to Begin in 2019

Rt 430 by I-86 in Ellery

Pictured above, a section of Route 430 in the Town of Ellery, which will be repaved and striped for bike lanes this year as part of the Complete Streets Program.  

  

FALCONER, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Public F...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

South Main Street Bridge in Jamestown to Begin Work for Final Paving, Crosswalk Installation

Chautauqua County Seal

 

FALCONER, N.Y.: -- South Main Street in Jamestown between Harrison Street and 1st Street will be closed for approximately two weeks beginning Monday, April 15, 2019.

The purpose of this closure is to complete the top course asphalt paving surface...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Chautauqua County to Hold Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events

Household Hazardous waste

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: 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: December 13, 2018

CARTS Announces Free Friday Fixed Routes

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua Area Regional Transit System (CARTS) recently announced a “Free Friday Fixed Routes“ will be held on December 21, 2018 for riders utilizing its City-Fixed Routes in the Dunkirk and Jamestown areas.

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Posted on: December 10, 2018

County Partnering with Boutique Air to Restore Commercial Air Service

Boutique Air Aircraft

Pictured above, Boutique Air operates Pilatus PC-12 turboprop aircraft.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County is working with Boutique Air to restore commercial air services at The Greater Chautauqua-Jamestown Airport in Jamestown, N.Y.

In May 2018, Chautau...

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

CARTS Announces Facebook Page and New All Day Passes

CARTS bus

Pictured above, a CARTS bus.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua Area Regional Transit System (CARTS) recently launched its Facebook page and its new All Day Passes.

“We are excited about the CARTS Facebook page, which will dramatically increase our...

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

South Main Street Bridge in Jamestown and CTR 42 Bridges in Poland to Open to the Public on Nov. 21

South Main Street Bridge

Pictured above, the new South Main Street Bridge in the City of Jamestown, N.Y.

 

FALCONER, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Public Facilities (DPF) plans to open to the public the South Main Street Bridge in the City of Jamestown on No...

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Posted on: November 16, 2018

Chautauqua County Awarded $1.5 Million in BRIDGE NY Funding for Bridge Replacement

Bridge on CTR 18 over Prendergast Creek in North Harmony

Pictured above, the bridge over Prendergast Creek on County Touring Route 18 in the Town of North Harmony, which will be replaced in 2019 through funding awarded from New York State’s BRIDGE NY Program.

 

FALCONER, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Residents Urged to Use Caution During Winter Conditions

County snow plow

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:--With Chautauqua County expected to receive snow, sleet and freezing rain this week, Chautauqua County Officials are reminding residents to please use caution.

The National Weather Service in Buffalo currently has a Winter Weather Advisory ...

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Posted on: October 19, 2018

CARTS Announces New Location for its Jamestown Hub

CARTS bus

Pictured, a CARTS bus.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- The Chautauqua Area Regional Transit System (CARTS) is pleased to announce that effective Monday, October 22, 2018 the new location for its City of Jamestown bus hub will be at 215 East Third Street in Jamestown.

Th...

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Posted on: September 28, 2018

South Main Street Bridge Completes Major Milestone

South Main Street Bridge deck

 Pictured above, concrete being poured for the South Main Street bridge deck. 

Pictured above, South Main Street bridge deck allowing concrete to cure.

 

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Department of Public Facilities rec...

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News Flash

Posted on: September 13, 2019

Chautauqua County Health Officials Issue Advisory on Vaping & E-Cigarettes

Vaping

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: - In light of advisories issued by New York State Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker and warnings from the CDC, Christine Schuyler, Chautauqua County Director of Health and Human Services, is urging all residents of Chautauqua County to...

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Posted on: September 16, 2019

Application Deadline Approaching for County’s 3% Tourism Product Development Grant Program

National Comedy Center

Pictured, the National Comedy Center was awarded funding from the Tourism Product Development Grant Program in 2019 to support a marketing campaign that targeted new visitors using a variety of marketing platforms.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: --The Chautauqua County ...

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Posted on: September 16, 2019

County Executive to Give 2020 Tentative Budget Presentation to County Legislature

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello will provide his 2020 Tentative Budget Presentation to the Chautauqua County Legislature on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. The presentation will be during the full County Legislature ...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

Statement from County Executive about NYS' Mishandling of the Situation with the Seneca Nation

Chautauqua County Seal

“New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo administration’s mishandling of the situation with the Seneca Nation of Indians can sadly now be measured in lives.  Congressman Tom Reed has brought to light how the City of Salamanca&...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

PFC Dwyer Suicide Prevention Motorcycle Poker Run

2018 PFC Dwyer Motorcyle Run

Pictured, the opening of the 2018 PFC Dwyer Motorcycle Run for Suicide Prevention.

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- The Second Annual PFC Dwyer Motorcycle Run for Suicide Prevention will take place on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at Harley Davidson of Jamestown, 1951 E....

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

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, Sept. 28, 2019 from 9 a.m. ...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Chautauqua County Board of Health to Meet on Sept. 19

Board of Health Logo

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: --The Chautauqua County Board of Health will hold its meeting on Thursday, September 19, 2019 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...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Empire State Brands and Furniture Mart Building Projects Receive Priority Status by WNY REDC

Project- Grow Chautauqua Study Presentation

Pictured, Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello provides opening remarks during the August 21, 2019 presentation of the Project-Grow Chautauqua study.

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello and Deputy County Executive for Econ...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Local America Legion and Chautauqua County Veterans Council to Hold 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

American Flag

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The local American Legion and the Chautauqua County Veterans Council will be holding a 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at noon in front of the Chautauqua County Courthouse, 1 N. Erie St. in Mayville, N.Y.

The p...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

Seventh Annual Raynor Memorial Golf Tournament for Suicide Awareness

Raynor Memorial Golf Tournament

Pictured, golfers ready to start the Raynor Memorial Tournament at Maplehurst Country Club.

LAKEWOOD, N.Y.:-- On Saturday, September 7, 2019, the Seventh Annual Raynor Memorial Golf Tournament golfers will be teeing off at 9 a.m. at Maplehurst Country Club...

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

New Branding and Marketing Materials Released for County's Overland Trails

Overland trail

 

Pictured from left to right:  Chautauqua County Department of Public Facilities Director Brad Bentley, Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau Executive Director Andrew Nixon, Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello, and County Planning D...

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

Chautauqua County Ethics Board to Meet on Sept. 10

Chautauqua County Seal

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: -- The Chautauqua County Ethics Board will be holding a meeting on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 4 p.m. in Room 149 of the Gerace Office Building, 3 N. Erie St. in Mayville, N.Y. 

Current members of the board are Susan Dilks, John...

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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

CARTS bus

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

Chautauqua County Seal

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: June 21, 2019

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

Chautauqua County Seal

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

Harrison St. Bridge

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

Farmers Market

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: March 12, 2019

Chautauqua County to Hold Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events

Household Hazardous waste

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

Board of Health Logo

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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