Community News

Free Drive-up COVID-19 Rapid Testing

Celebrate the holidays safely. Get tested after you travel and before seeing family. The Allegany County Department of Health continues to offer FREE rapid drive-up COVID-19 testing at the Belmont American Legion Post 808 located at 29 Schuyler Street in Belmont, NY, each Monday and Wednesday from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. Rapid testing at […]


Allegany County Reports Two Additional COVID Related Deaths

A 88 Year-Old Male is the 81st and A 70-Year-Old Female is the 82nd Allegany County Resident to Pass Away as a Result of COVID-19 The Allegany County Department of Health (ACDOH) is sad to report to our residents and community that there have been two (2) additional COVID-19 related deaths bringing our local total […]


Pop-Up COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic in Allegany County

The New York State Department of Health will be sponsoring a pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinic in Allegany County in partnership with the Allegany County Department of Health. The vaccinations will be offered Saturday, December 18, 2021 at the County Office Building, 7 Court Street, Belmont, NY 14813. All vaccine types will be offered as well […]


One Additional COVID-19 Death in Allegany County

The Allegany County Department of Health (ACDOH) is sad to report to our residents and community that there has been one (1) additional COVID-19 related death bringing our local total to 80. This death, a female age 92, was due to complications or a consequence of COVID-19. We extend our deepest condolences to the family, […]


COVID-19 December 6 – December 12, 2021 Statistic Update

Allegany County’s statistics are as follows on the attached charts.  The attachments give the data for the time period from December 6 through December 12, 2021. Weekly updates are also available on the County Dashboard at https://arcg.is/0KGnyu. Weekend numbers are included in this weekly summary sheet after they have been confirmed and subjected to Quality […]


Allegany County Proclaims December 2021 Impaired Driving Prevention Month

Whereas, each year, almost 11,000 people are killed in alcohol-impaired driving crashes, accounting for nearly one third of all traffic-related deaths in the United States. The month of December is annually responsible for the greatest number of deaths resulting from impaired driving crashes; and Whereas, in 2020, alcohol related crashes led to an increase of […]


Three Additional COVID-19 Deaths in Allegany County

A 69-Year-Old Male is the 77th, a 68-Year-Old Male is 78th, and a 66-Year-Old Male is the 79th Allegany County Residents to Pass Away as a Result of COVID-19 The Allegany County Department of Health (ACDOH) is sad to report to our residents and community that there have been three (3) additional COVID-19 related deaths […]


COVID-19 November 29 – December 5, 2021 Statistic Update

Allegany County’s statistics are as follows on the attached charts.  The attachments give the data for the time period from November 29 through December 5, 2021. Weekly updates are also available on the County Dashboard at https://arcg.is/0KGnyu. Weekend numbers are included in this weekly summary sheet after they have been confirmed and subjected to Quality […]


COVID-Related Facebook Live Stream Press Conference on December 7

Due to the high COVID positivity rate, low vaccination rates, and an increase in hospitalizations and deaths across Allegany County, we will be holding a Facebook Live Stream Press Conference on Tuesday, December 7, 2021, at 12:00 p.m. (Noon). Please like the Allegany County Facebook page at:  https://www.facebook.com/alleganycountyny ahead of time so you may tune-in […]


Three Additional COVID-19 Deaths in Allegany County

An 80-Year-Old Male is the 74th, a 66-Year-Old Male is the 75th, and an 84-Year-Old Male is the 76th Allegany County Residents to Pass Away as a Result of COVID-19 The Allegany County Department of Health (ACDOH) is sad to report to our residents and community that there have been three (3) additional COVID-19 related […]