Environment

Peak Fall Foliage Expected This Weekend

October 12, 2018 News Staff 0

WESTERN NEW YORK – Peak fall conditions are predicted for the Chautauqua-Allegheny region this weekend, according to the fall foliage report from the Empire State Development Division of Tourism’s I LOVE NY program. Spotters predict near

Environment

New Brownfield Site Designated In Jamestown

September 20, 2018 News Staff 1

ALBANY – An area of land surrounding the Chadakoin River near the outlet at McCrea Point Park has been designated a Brownfield Opportunity Area. Governor Andrew Cuomo made the announcement Wednesday of the two new

Crime

Man Pleads Guilty To Illegal Deer Harvest

September 15, 2018 Rory Pollaro 0

TONAWANDA – On Aug. 30, a defendant pleaded guilty to the illegal taking of deer in a closed area and entered into a civil agreement paying fines totaling $1,502.50 after a nine-month long investigation, according

Agriculture

County Receiving $580,000 Clean Water Farm Grant

August 30, 2018 News Staff 0

ALBANY – Chautauqua County will receive $586,564 to implement water quality protection on certain local farms. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that $14.7 million has been awarded to implement water quality protection projects on 43 farms

Environment

County Awarded $44,000 Grant For Water Cooperative

August 28, 2018 News Staff 0

ALBANY – Chautauqua County has been awarded a $44,545 Municipal Restructuring Fund Grant to create a Chautauqua County Water and Wastewater Cooperative. County Executive George Borrello called the grant, and creation of the Cooperative, “a