Community News

Empire State Development & Southern Tier West Discuss Business Incentives & Low Interest Business Loans at Crossroads Center on Oct. 15

BELMONT – Representatives from New York’s Empire State Development and Southern Tier West Regional Planning & Development Board will visit the Crossroads Conference & Commerce Center at 10 a.m. on Monday, October 15, to discuss business incentives and low-interest revolving loan funds available to Allegany County manufacturing companies, entrepreneurs, communities, and other businesses. This free […]


Allegany County Young Professionals Mix with Mentors

WELLSVILLE – Allegany County’s promising young professionals made connections with mentors in business, education, and government, and interacted with their peers, at the Allegany County Young Professionals Group Mentor Mixer on Thursday, September 20. Over 50 young professionals met and interacted with nearly 20 mentors over hors d’oeuvres at the Wellsville Country Club.  In addition […]


One-Day Entrepreneur Training Course Offered at Crossroads Center on Oct. 10

BELMONT – Together with the Allegany County IDA and the Allegany County Chamber of Commerce, the Small Business Administration (SBA) and SCORE Buffalo Niagara present, “Starting and Managing Your Own Business,” a one-day workshop for entrepreneurs on Wednesday, October 10, from 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at the Crossroads Commerce & Conference Center. In this […]


Allegany County Young Professionals Group to Host Mentor Mixer on September 20

BELMONT – Local young professionals are invited to join the Allegany County Young Professionals Group at their premier Mentor Mixer event of the fall on Thursday, September 20, at 6 p.m. at the Wellsville Country Club. This event offers young professionals an opportunity to network with established professionals and leaders in business, industry, and government, […]



Reminder to Use Caution on the Road as Kids Return to School

JOINT PRESS RELEASE FROM THE ALLEGANY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE AND THE ALLEGANY COUNTY TRAFFIC SAFETY BOARD Fall is approaching, and with it comes shorter days and the start of the school year. Road travel increases and traffic patterns shift, so this busy time of year can also be a dangerous one – especially for our […]


Notice of Solicitation for Proposals to Provide Comprehensive Public Transportation Services in Allegany County, New York

The County of Allegany, through the Allegany County Board of Legislators, is soliciting written proposals from qualified providers to provide comprehensive public transportation services throughout Allegany County, New York for the period January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2021. The selected Contractor will provide all services required and necessary for the efficient operation of the […]


ACCORD Offers Entrepreneur Training Course

BELMONT – On August 21, World Entrepreneurs’ Day, Allegany County celebrates the varied body of entrepreneurs that have established their businesses and their homes in Allegany County, and invites aspiring entrepreneurs to join their ranks by participating in a 10-week Entrepreneur Training Class, offered by ACCORD. Offered twice a year for $150 registration fee by […]


Economic Development Moving Forward at Crossroads

BELMONT –Economic development efforts continue to progress at the Crossroads of I-86 and Rt. 19 in Belmont –the Gateway to the three colleges, businesses, industries, and tourism in Allegany County. Talks continue to determine ways to assure that the final planning can take place for the proposed development that includes; construction, and operation of an […]


Allegany County Shared Services Initiative

Allegany County has been developing its required response to the legislative initiative enacted in April of 2017 at the urging of Governor Cuomo and approved by the New York State Legislature, since June of that same year.  The focus of the initiative was to have the various levels of local government (County, Town, and Village) […]