Government News

Constitution Week Proclaimed September 17th to the 23rd in 2020

At the Legislative Board meeting yesterday, September 14th, Curt Crandall, Chairman of the Board, announced the following: Whereas, September 17, 2020, marks the two hundred and thirty-third (233rd) anniversary of the drafting of the Constitution of the United States of America by the Constitutional Convention; and Whereas, it is fitting and proper to officially recognize […]


Allegany County Saves Over $1.4 Million by Refinancing a Portion of the County’s 2010 Courthouse Bond Issue

September 14, 2020, Belmont, NY.  On Wednesday, August 26, the County partially refunded (refinanced) its current County Courthouse debt service.  This effort refinanced $5,485,000 of general obligation bonds that financed the construction of the County Courthouse and related improvements in 2010.  These bonds were issued by the State of New York Municipal Bond Bank Agency […]



Flu clinics offered, one in each Allegany County Legislative District

The Allegany County Department of Health (ACDOH) is offering one flu-only clinic in each of the five legislative districts.  As promised in our previous fall flu-only and immunization clinic news release, here are the five clinics: SAVE THE DATE District I: Tuesday, September 29, 2020 – Houghton Fire Hall – 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., […]


COVID-19 Statistic Update and Weekly Demographics

Please see the attached file with demographic and informational charts for COVID-19 cases in Allegany County as of September 13, 2020.  For the 98 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Allegany County, 57 were female and 41 were male from the following age categories: 0 to   9 years                       2 cases                      10 to 19 years             […]


COVID-19 Statistic Update

In the United States, the COVID-19 virus has infected approximately 6.53 million people, and there have been over 194,000 deaths.  According to the New York State Department of Health COVID-19 tracker, there have been 444,365 confirmed COVID-19 cases, and there have been 25,390 deaths statewide.  As of 10:30 a.m. on September 13, Allegany County’s statistics […]


COVID-19 Statistic Update

In the United States, the COVID-19 virus has infected approximately 6.5 million people, and there have been over 193,000 deaths.  According to the New York State Department of Health COVID-19 tracker, there have been 443,640 confirmed COVID-19 cases, and there have been 25,384 deaths statewide.  As of 11:45 a.m. on September 12, Allegany County’s statistics […]


COVID-19 Statistic Update

In the United States, the COVID-19 virus has infected approximately 6.43 million people, and there have been over 192,000 deaths.  According to the New York State Department of Health COVID-19 tracker, there have been 442,791 confirmed COVID-19 cases, and there have been 25,382 deaths statewide.  As of 3:15 p.m. on September 11, Allegany County’s statistics […]


ALLEGANY COUNTY DECLARES STATE OF EMERGENCY IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19

A State of Emergency is hereby declared in Allegany County, effective 10:00 p.m. on September 10, 2020. This local State of Emergency is being declared as a continuation of our March 14, April 13, May 13, June 12, July 12, and August 11, 2020, declarations due to the ongoing public health impacts of the Coronavirus-19 […]


COVID-19 Statistic Update

In the United States, the COVID-19 virus has infected approximately 6.39 million people, and there have been over 191,000 deaths.  According to the New York State Department of Health COVID-19 tracker, there have been 441,911 confirmed COVID-19 cases, and there have been 25,377 deaths statewide.  As of 3:00 p.m. on September 10, Allegany County’s statistics […]