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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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Public Facilities
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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View the 2019 Construction Map. Public Facilities
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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Public Facilities
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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Public Facilities
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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Public Facilities
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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Public Facilities
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.

On D...

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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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Public Facilities
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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Public Facilities
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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Public Facilities
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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Public Facilities
Posted on: August 17, 2018

Borrello Announces New Leadership for Department of Public Facilities

New DPF Director Announced

Pictured, Chautauqua County welcomes its new Department of Public Facilities (DPF) Director. From left to right: John Hemmer, County Legislator (R-Westfield); Brad Bentley, new DPF Director; George Borrello, Chautauqua County Executive; George Spanos, ret...

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