OATS Press Release 2/8/2023

Press Release02/08/2023 The Olean Area Transit System City Loop will be rerouted on Thursday, February 9, 2023 due to Training Exercises/Drills being conducted by the City of Olean Police and Fire Departments at the former St. John’s School located on North Union Street.  The West Oak Street stop will not be serviced.  North Union Street between North First and West Oak Streets will not be serviced along with North Fourth…

Help Wanted – Part-time Lifeguards

LIFEGUARDS POSITIONS AVAILABLE City of Olean William 0. Smith Recreation Center and Franchot Wading Pool  All positions are seasonal part-time positions which run the summer recreation season. $17 Lifeguard/$18 Senior Lifeguard ( City will partially reimburse toward lifeguard certification upon completion of full work season.) Applications are available at the Youth & Recreation Department at the Olean City Building (Room 109) or on­line at cityofolean.org. If you have any questions or wish…

Workforce Development Grant Opportunities Webinar

Workforce Funding Opportunities Through OSWDTuesday, February 14, 202311:00 AM – 12:00 PM Registration: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_dmwrsEoZSP-dMc1Els2Rdg As part of Governor Hochul’s $350 million investment in workforce development in the enacted FY2023 budget, the Office of Strategic Workforce Development (OSWD) was created within ESD to administer a $150 million workforce development grant program to support employer-driven, high-skilled workforce training programs. Through OSWD, ESD will help create new economic opportunities for unemployed, underemployed and…

OFD Press Release 1/30/2023 North Third St Structure Fire

City of Olean Fire Department Media ReleaseStructure Fire – 235 North 3rd StreetJanuary 30, 2023 At 01:31 on Monday January 30th the City of Olean Fire Department was dispatched to 235 North Third Street for a reported structure fire. The first due engine arrived three minutes later to discover heavy smoke showing from the attic of the structure. The City of Olean Police Department reported that all occupants had evacuated….

Mayor’s Press Release – City of Olean Hosts NYCOM Event

City of Olean Hosts NYCOM Event January 27, 2023—Olean—The City of Olean and the Olean Campus of Jamestown Community College co-hosted two New York Conference of Mayors and Municipal Officials (NYCOM) workshops on January 26 and January 27, 2023. The workshops, presented by John A. Mancini, NYCOM Counsel, were titled Municipal Ethics: The Do’s and Don’ts and the Powers and Responsibilities of Local Officials. Attendees included local elected officials and…

OLDC Press Release 1/27 – OLDC Exterior Housing Rehabilitation Program

Olean Local Development Corporation 101 East State Street Olean, NY 14760(716) 376-5647EIN: 26-2740849 For Immediate Release OLDC Exterior Housing Rehabilitation Program January 27, 2023—The Olean Local Development Corporation (OLDC) is pleased to announce the creation of its Exterior Housing Rehabilitation Loan Program (EHRLP). The EHRLP will provide financial assistance to eligible owner-occupants who own a one, or two-family residential property within the City limits to assist with exterior home repairs….

Help Wanted – Part-time Crossing Guards

1/23/2023- The City of Olean is still looking for 2 part-time school crossing guards – 2 hours a day (7:00- 8:00 a.m.) & (2:00-3:00 p.m.). Works on school days, pay is $15 per hour. Inquire by calling 376-5680 or stop into the City auditor’s office for an application. Must have a clean record, pass a background check and be in good health. Hours are as needed when school is in…