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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 […]


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) […]


Public Hearings on the Allegany County Shared Services Plan to be Held August 13, 2018

Allegany County will conduct the second and third scheduled Public Hearings on August 13, 2018 at 10a.m. and then immediately following the scheduled Board Meeting (at 3p.m.) in the Legislative Chambers of the County Office Building, 7 Court Street, Belmont, NY to address the proposed County Wide Shared Services Initiative (CWSSI) plan.  The CWSSI plan […]


Allegany County Sheriff Rick Whitney Sends Local Kids to Summer Camp

New York Sheriffs to host 900 campers this summer at Camp Iroquois Belmont, NY (July 11, 2018) – Nine young people from Allegany County left on Sunday for the New York State Sheriffs’ Institute 2018 Summer Camp. The youngsters set off for Camp Iroquois, located on Keuka Lake in the Finger Lakes Region of Yates […]


GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES $57.7 MILLION FOR 136 RURAL PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS ACROSS UPSTATE NEW YORK

Projects will Enhance Rural Transit Services and Support Upstate Economies Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced $57.7 million in state and federal funding for 136 rural public transportation projects statewide. The initiative will support rural public transportation operations; help local communities procure new clean-fuel, ADA accessible buses and related equipment; enhance coordination between local transportation […]



Allegany County Undersheriff Kevin Monroe Graduates from FBI National Academy

Allegany County Undersheriff Kevin Monroe graduated from the 271st Session of the FBI National Academy at Quantico, VA on March 16th.  The training session consisted of men and women from 48 states, the District of Columbia, 5 military organizations, 5 federal civilian organizations and 18 international countries. FBI Director Christopher Asher Wray was the principal […]


Public Meeting for the Allegany County Shared Service Initiative Project

Community members are invited to attend a public meeting to learn more about the ongoing Shared Service Initiative Project in Allegany County and share feedback on promising opportunities to create property tax savings. Community members are invited to attend the following meeting time. Monday, April 9 6:00 – 8:00 pm BOCES CENTER AT BELMONT 5536 County […]


Southern Tier West Announces Availability of Grant Funding

Salamanca, NY – Southern Tier West Regional Planning and Development Board has announced a schedule of general information sessions about the process to apply for grant funding through Appalachian Regional Commission’s Area Development Program. The sessions are free and do not require registration. The information will relate for potential applicants who are seeking funding for […]


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON 2018 COUNTY TENTATIVE BUDGET

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Legislators of the County of Allegany will hold before it at 7:00 p.m. on November 9, 2017, in Room 221 of the County Office Building, 7 Court Street, Belmont, New York, a public hearing on the tentative budget of said County for its 2018 fiscal year which […]