With the Weather Changing, Watch Out for Slow Moving Vehicles

With the Weather Changing, Watch Out for Slow Moving Vehicles Ardent Solutions, Inc. and members of Allegany County’s Slow Moving Vehicle Advisory Board remind motorists that with warmer weather arriving, drivers, especially in our rural areas, should keep an eye out for slow-moving vehicles (SMV) like farm equipment, road-construction trucks, or horse and buggies. A […]

Allegany County Financial Presentation now available on-line

Belmont NY. Curt Crandall, Chairman of the Allegany Board of Legislators, has announced that his State of the County financial presentation is now available on the County website. At the Board of Legislators meeting on April 24, Chairman Crandall addressed the Legislators, press, Department Heads, and public in attendance and went through a PowerPoint presentation […]

New York State Safe Boating Course Announced

Sheriff Rick Whitney is pleased to announce that the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office will be offering the following FREE course to all Allegany County residents: New York State Safe Boating Course Allegany County Public Safety Facility 4884 State Route 19 S Belmont, New York 14813 Dates are Sunday, May 21st, 2017 from 9:00 am – […]

Allegany County launches new website

New website forms part of Allegany County’s Brand and Economic Development Impact initiative Website transformed into a responsive design Dec. 29, 2016, Belmont NY. The launch of the new website,, which offers quick and easy access to essential information for the county’s residents and to the international site selector’s community, is part of the […]

Crossroads Center Park and Ride Moving Forward

Many people living in Allegany County and surrounding communities may find access to State Route 86, 19 and ACCESS Allegany public transit a lot easier in the upcoming year.  The New York State Department of Transportation and the Federal Transit Administration has approved a parking facility accommodating up to thirty buses per day and maximizing […]

Schumer Helps Secure Major Deal with Ge to Position Lufkin-rmt Plant for Redevelopment; After Senator’s Urging Ge Will Donate Lufkin Facility to Allegany County

Schumer: Community Can Now Breathe New Life Into Wellsville Plant U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer today announced that General Electric (GE) agreed to donate the Lufkin Facility to Allegany County’s Industrial Development Agency. In addition to donating the plant, Schumer secured a commitment from GE to prepare the facility for light manufacturing capabilities. Schumer said this would […]

Governor Cuomo Announces Ribbon Cutting for New $5 Million Sustainable Advanced Manufacturing Center at Alfred State

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the ribbon cutting of the new Sustainable Advanced Manufacturing Center at Alfred State College. The $5 million, 16,000-square-foot facility will help prepare welding and machine tool technology students for in-demand jobs, while learning state-of-the-art sustainable practices in advanced manufacturing. The Center is supported by the $4.5 million SUNY 2020 […]

Wellsville’s Dresser-Rand Marks 100 Years

By Brian Quinn Wellsville Daily Reporter WELLSVILLE – In 1916, it was full steam ahead for the manufacturer that eventually became Dresser-Rand. More recently, the Dresser-Rand Wellsville plant has been hit with layoffs, with Siemens Government Technologies, Inc., owner of the Wellsville plant, announcing plans to cut 60 employees by Sept. 30 of this year. “We […]

Town of Cuba Land Status

Allegany County was recently notified by President Maurice John of the Seneca Nation of Indians of their intent to move forward with the placement of lands into restricted fee status for the purpose of housing and possible commercial development. The lands referred to are in the Town of Cuba and are immediately contiguous and adjacent […]

New Executive Director of the Allegany County Industrial Development Agency

Belmont, NY, September 2016 – Allegany County is pleased to announce that Craig Clark, PE, Ph.D., Vice President for Economic Development at Alfred State and Economic Developer for Allegany County, will be the Executive Director of the Allegany County Industrial Development Agency (ACIDA). Due to the recent resignation of Jack Wood as Chairman and CEO […]