Several Allegany County road closures start tomorrow, Hume bridge project meeting later in July

Allegany County roads in the towns of Amity, Independence and Scio will see closures at different times in July, starting tomorrow, with the Department of Public Works also to hold a public information meeting later this month in regard to a bridge rehabilitation project in the Town of Hume. The projects are: Amity – County … Read more

Amity receives $1.5 federal loan for water but user rates remain an issue

USDA Rural Development has approved a loan of $1.514 million for the Town of Amity to support creation and construction associated with a new water district, but the 13-year-old effort appears to still be a question due to high overall project costs which would have to be borne by users. Congressman Nick Langworthy announced the … Read more

Nearly $2.5 million in federal money flowing to Friendship and Angelica

Wednesday’s passage by the U.S. House of Representatives of a $4.6 billion partial federal budget, which has been tied up in Congressional negotiations since last fall, is signaling that nearly $2.5 million of it will be allocated to the Town of Friendship and the Allegany County Fairgrounds at Angelica. Congressman Nick Langworthy is reporting that … Read more

Road closures start tomorrow in the Town of Centerville

The Allegany County Department of Public Works is reporting two different road closures, starting tomorrow, in the Town of Centerville. The first, one-day closure will occur Wednesday, August 30, on County Road 36, south of County Road 3, between Rushford Road and County Road 3. The second, week-long interruption, due to culvert pipes replacement, is … Read more

West Almond road closures scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday

Allegany County Roads 2B and 2 in the Town of West Almond will be closed during daylight hours on Tuesday and Wednesday, August 15-16, respectively for highway work, according to the County Department of Public Works. Work in County Road 2B will be approximately one-quarter mile south of the County Road 2 (Karr Valley Road) … Read more

Belfast Road Bridge public information meeting is tonight

A public information meeting for review of the status of construction next year of a new Belfast Road Bridge for crossing the Genesee River is being held tonight. The session is scheduled to start at 6PM at the Belfast Municipal Building at 11 Merton Avenue, with a 15-minute presentation by LaBella Engineers and another 15 … Read more

Television recycling Saturday at Cuba-Friendship transfer station

The Allegany County, NY, Department of Public Works will hold its monthly television recycling drop-off for county residents tomorrow at the Cuba-Friendship Transfer Station. The 8AM to 3:30PM, Saturday, March 4, event will be conducted at the county facility at 7912 County Road 20, Friendship. The monthly collection, limited to two units per visit, will … Read more

County public works head to speak at Tuesday’s district meeting

Allegany County Public Works Superintendent Thomas Windus will be the featured presenter tomorrow night as District IV legislators, representing the Towns of Wellsville and Andover, meet with the public for “general discussion of mutual problems and interests.” County lawmakers Gary Barnes, Steven Havey and James Rumfelt will hold the 7PM Tuesday, February 21, meeting at … Read more