Government News

Allegany County Sheriff’s Office Open House September 21st

Governor Cuomo has proclaimed the week of September 17-23, 2017 to be Sheriff’s Week in New York State. Sheriff’s Week celebrates the significant contributions made by the office of sheriff in county government and in the statewide criminal justice system. In celebration of Sheriff’s Week in New York State the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office will […]

Allegany County Announces Flu Clinic Schedule for 2017

The Allegany County Department of Health would like to remind its residents that flu season is right around the corner. The Centers for Disease Control states that flu virus is most common during the fall and winter months. Getting an annual flu vaccine is the first and best way to protect yourself and your family […]

Allegany County Announces Construction of Park and Ride

Allegany County is pleased to announce plans to construct a Park-and-Ride facility at the Crossroads Commerce & Conference Center (Crossroads Center) located at 6087 NYS Route 19N in the Town of Angelica, New York. The Crossroads Center is owned by the Allegany Industrial Development Agency (IDA). The Allegany IDA has also generously provided the land […]

Allegany County Crossroads Development Deal Signed

The Allegany County Industrial Development Agency (ACIDA) has executed a contract to build Crossroads Development, a multi-million-dollar project that will serve Allegany County colleges, businesses, and visitors along Interstate 86 at the Belmont exit. Rochester-based Hemisphere Management LLC and Novat Corp. LLC signed a contract for development, construction, and operation of a nationally branded upscale […]

Allegany County Sheriff Whitney Sends Local Kids to Summer Camp

Sheriffs to host 900 campers this summer at Camp Iroquois Belmont, NY (July 10, 2017) – Ten young people from Allegany County left on Sunday for the New York State Sheriffs’ Institute 2017 Summer Camp. The youngsters set off for Camp Iroquois, located on Keuka Lake in the Finger Lakes Region of Yates County, for […]

County Wide Shared Services Initiative

Belmont NY.  The Allegany Shared Services Committee met on June 6 and June 27, 2017, to discuss possible options for the combining of services that could potentially lead to property tax reductions in the 2018 fiscal year.  The meetings were held to comply with legislation passed in the recent budget cycle compelling counties to convene […]

Allegany County Department of Social Services B.U.S.T Committee makes donation to Allegany County Sherriff’s Camp

National Child Abuse Prevention Month, Belmont, NY, April 2017: Allegany County B.U.S.T (Building Up Services Together), a Committee of Department of Social Services Caseworkers, organized a T-shirt fundraiser to raise awareness about child abuse prevention. Proceeds from the sale, along with a contribution from the Department of Social Services Moral-Builders Association, totaling $150.00 were donated […]

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 – […]