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Allegany County Sheriff’s Office Employees Complete Statewide Training Program

Albany, NY –  Fifty deputy sheriffs and civilian staff from Sheriff’s offices around the state attended the New York State Sheriffs’ Institute  civil school held recently in Albany, New York,  including Deputy Dale Thomas, Deputy Cole Finnemore and Civil Account Clerk Kelly Cumpston from the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office.  This was the second week in […]


Peace Officer Memorial Day and Police Officer Week Recognized in Allegany County

PROCLAMATION Police Officer Week – May 11-17, 2022 Peace Officer Memorial Day – May 15, 2022 WHEREAS, by Presidential Executive Order and Resolution of the Congress, May 15 of each year is recognized as Peace Officer’s Memorial Day, honoring all law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty; and WHEREAS, the week […]


May is Mental Health Month in Allegany County

WHEREAS , mental health is part of overall health; and WHEREAS, mental health helps to sustain an individual’s thought processes, relationships, productivity, and ability to adapt to change or face adversity; and WHEREAS, mental illness adversely affects those abilities and can be life-threatening in nature; and WHEREAS, many people experience times of difficulty and stress […]


May 2022 Proclaimed Community Action Month in Allegany County

WHEREAS, Community Action has made essential contributions to individuals and families across this Nation by creating economic opportunities and strengthening communities; and WHEREAS, Community Action is a robust state and local force connecting people to life­ changing services and creating pathways to prosperity in 99 percent of all American counties; and WHEREAS, Community Action builds […]


Empire State Development Announcements, Including Notice of CFA Open

Allegany County, along with the rest of New York State, received news earlier this week from Empire State Development and the Western New York Regional Economic Development Council.  Headlines received included opening of the CFA grants portal, an information session on the Restore NY program, and announcement of a new Western New York based International […]


Closure of County Road 16 (Dalton Road) in Birdsall

Please be advised that starting Monday, May 9, County Route #16 (Dalton Road) between the CR 15B and CR 15A intersections will be closed. This closure will be for approximately ten (10) weeks so County forces can replace a culvert and bridge deck. Motorists are encouraged to use the posted detour. Thank you for your […]


COVID-19 Positivity Rate Continues to Increase in Allegany County

The Allegany County Department of Health is continuing to see an increase in the positivity rate of COVID-19 in Allegany County. According to the New York State Department of Health, the 7-day average for individuals testing positive is 8 percent as of April 30. Total cases for the week of April 18 through April 24 […]


Closure of County Road 16

Please be advised that starting Monday, May 2, through Thursday, May 5, County Route #16 (Dalton Road) between CR 2 and CR 2A intersections will have daily closures (7:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.). The road will be opened each night. County forces will be at the site replacing culverts during this time. There will not […]


Closure of County Road 48

Please be advised at approximately 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 5, through Tuesday, May 10, County Route #48 will be closed to traffic approximately 0.5 miles south of the CR 20 intersection. The County Landfill will remain opened per their regular schedule. The public can access the County Landfill located on CR 48, utilizing the […]


Legislator Harris Appointed to NACO Ag & Rural Affairs Steering Committee

Press Release April 27, 2022                       For Release:      Immediately Contact:              Philip G. Stockin, Chairman Office Phone:    585-268-9222 Legislator Brooke Harris Appointed to NACO Agriculture and Rural Affairs Steering Committee Belmont, NY – An Allegany County Legislator was recently named to a national policy […]