DPW Press Release 10/4 – Water Main Repair

PRESS RELEASE WATER MAIN REPAIR SOUTH CLINTON STREET 200 BLOCK Starting immediately, the City of Olean Department of Public Works Water Distribution Division is conducting an emergency water main repair on the following street: South Clinton Street (200 block) South Clinton Street will be closed between East Henley Street and East Green Street. There is a possibility of water being off during the time of this repair as well. The…

Mayor’s Press Release – North Union Streetscape Ribbon Cutting Scheduled

North Union Streetscape Improvement ProjectRibbon Cutting Scheduled October 4, 2022–Olean—William J. Aiello, Mayor of the City of Olean, is pleased to announce that the Ribbon Cutting for the North Union Street Streetscape Improvement Project is scheduled for Friday,October 7, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at the Municipal Building Plaza on the corner of North Union and East State Streets. The event is open to the public.

OFD Press Release 10/3/2022 Fire Prevention Month Safety Tips

City of Olean Fire Prevention Month Safety Tips Happy Fall to All, Do the chilly temperatures have you dreaming of cozy gatherings around a brightly lit fire? Whether your ideal winter retreat is in the warm glow of the family room fireplace or sitting by a fire under the stars, the City of Olean Fire Department says safety should be your first priority. Follow these helpful tips to keep you…

Mayor’s Press Release – Autumn Yard Waste Disposal Options

Autumn Yard Waste Disposal Options October 3, 2022—Olean—William J. Aiello, Mayor of the City of Olean, has announced that the Front Street City Lot, near the intersection of Seneca Street in Olean, will be opened on the following twodates in October for residents to dispose of yard waste: Saturday, October 8, 2022      10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.Saturday, October 22, 2022    10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The lot…

Mayor’s Press Release – City of Olean BOOST Business Grant Update

City of Olean BOOST Business Grant Update September 29, 2022—Olean—The City of Olean is pleased to announce that the target area for the Boost  Business Grant Real Estate Assistance Program has been extended to include all commercial and industrial uses within the City of Olean. The change was made during the September 27, 2022 Common Council Meeting. The Real Estate Assistance Program can be used to offset 25 percent of…

Mayor’s Press Release – City of Olean BOOST Business Grant Update

City of Olean BOOST Business Grant Update September 22, 2022—Olean—The City of Olean Boost Business Grant Committee has extended the Real Estate Program rolling application due dates to include Friday, October 14, 2022.  More information on the process is available on the City’s website at https://cityofolean.org/plans-programs/. In the spring of 2022 the City committed $200,000 of the funds allocated to the City through the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021…

OPD Press Release 9/22 Upcoming Phone Line Outage

Media Release On September 26, 2022 at 6:00 pm the phone lines for the municipal building will be out of service for an undetermined amount of time in order to replace the main phone lines with fiber optics.  If you call the city building during this time, you will either get a busy signal or pre-recorded message.  If you need the police department or the fire department during this time, please contact the Cattaraugus…