News Flash

Posted on: September 27, 2019

Division of Planning and Community Development Awarded Funding to Update Farmland Protection Plan

Farm in Portland NY

WESTFIELD, N.Y.:--The Chautauqua County Division of Planning and Community Development has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets. These funds will enable the County to update the Chautauqua County Farml...

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Planning and Community Development
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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Additional Info... Planning and Community Development
Posted on: May 2, 2019

Businesses, Organizations and Municipalities Encouraged to Apply for Project Funding through CFA

Welchs Building in Westfield

Pictured above, projects in Chautauqua County that received funding through the 2018 CFA process. From left, the Welch Building in Westfield, which will be redeveloped into a multi-use structure; and AgriAmerica Fruit Products in Fredonia, which received ...

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Additional Info... Planning and Community Development
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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Additional Info... Planning and Community Development
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Chautauqua County Lakes and Waterways Grant Applications Available

1-9-19 PR Photo Canadaway Project

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: -- Chautauqua County is again offering grants to improve our lakes & waterways.  The 2020 Round of the County’s award-winning 2% Occupancy Tax Grant Program for Lakes & Waterways opened on January 1st and will c...

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Planning and Community Development
Posted on: October 24, 2018

Congress Passes Legislation to Benefit Chautauqua Lake

Chautauqua Lake

On October 23, President Trump signed into law S. 3021, America's Water Infrastructure Act, which includes a provision to authorize the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) to partner with Chautauqua County to complete a feasibility study to develop ecosy...

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Planning and Community Development