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Agriculture and Markets Law Section 303-b was enacted in 2003 to provide for the designation of an annual 30-day period during which landowners may submit requests for the inclusion of predominately viable agricultural land into an existing certified agricultural district. Cattaraugus County has designated January 2 through January 31, 2021 as…
All municipal planning and zoning referrals relating to GMU Article 12B Section 239 (l), (m), and (n) must be received by the Planning Department by Friday, December 18th for review and inclusion on the December agenda. The December 2020 Cattaraugus County Planning Board meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, December 29th at 7 pm.
All municipal planning and zoning referrals relating to GMU Article 12B Section 239 (l), (m), and (n) must be received by the Planning Department by Wednesday, November 11th for review and inclusion on the November agenda. The November 2020 Cattaraugus County Planning Board meeting is scheduled for Thursday, November 19th at 7 pm. Questions…
Due to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Emergency and State and Federal bans on large meetings or gatherings and pursuant to Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order 220.1 issued on March 12, 2020 suspending the Open Meetings Law, the Cattaraugus County Planning Board scheduled for March 26, 2020 will be held electronically via conference call instead of…
The Cattaraugus County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Board (AFPB) is in the process of updating the County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan (AFPP). A requirement of the planning process is to have public input. To this end, a focus group meeting to discuss recommendations aimed at improving farm business opportunities in the County…
Transportation is critical to living in Cattaraugus County, allowing access to jobs, health care, education, and a range of other services. Transportation permits residents to live independently and participate in community activities. The Community Transportation Coalition of Cattaraugus County, organized in 2008, includes County agencies, not-…
Notice of Annual 30-Day Period to request inclusion of Agricultural Land within an existing Agricultural District in Cattaraugus County Agriculture and Markets Law Section 303-b was enacted in 2003 to provide for the designation of an annual 30-day period during which landowners may submit requests for the inclusion of predominately viable…