Common Council Committees

Olean Common Council Standing Committees 2024

Committee of the Whole Meeting at 6:30pm with the regular Council Meeting to follow

Committee of the Whole

Members:

  • John Crawford (Ward 5 - Council President)
  • JR Bennion (Ward 1)
  • Jason Panus (Ward 2)
  • Jen Forney (Ward 3)
  • Sonya McCall (Ward 4)
  • Vernon Robinson, Jr. (Ward 6)
  • David Anastasia (Ward 7)

Meetings: 2nd, 4th Tuesday of the month

Public Safety

Members:

  • Vernon Robinson Jr. (Chair)
  • David Anastasia (Vice Chair)
  • Sonya McCall
  • Jason Panus
  • John Crawford
  • Jen Forney
  • JR Bennion
Youth & Recreation Committee

Members:

  • Jen Forney (Chair)
  • Sonya McCall (Vice Chair)
  • Jason Panus
  • Vernon Robinson Jr.
  • David Anastasia
City Operations

Members:

  • JR Bennion (Chair)
  • Jason Panus (Vice Chair)
  • John Crawford
  • David Anastasia
  • Sonya McCall
Strategic Planning

Members:

  • Jason Panus (Chair)
  • John Crawford (Vice Chair)
  • Jen Forney
  • Sonya McCall
  • Vernon Robinson Jr.
Finance Committee

Members:

  • Sonya McCall (Chair)
  • John Crawford (Vice Chair)
  • JR Bennion
  • Jen Forney
  • Jason Panus
  • Vernon Robinson Jr.
  • David Anastasia
Labor Relations Committee

Members:

  • David Anastasia (Chair)
  • Jason Panus (Vice Chair)
  • John Crawford
  • Jen Forney
  • JR Bennion
Audit and Compliance Committee

Members:

  • John Crawford (Chair)
  • JR Bennion (Vice Chair)
  • Vernon Robinson Jr.
  • Ernie Kallenbach (Appointed)
  • Ron DaPolito (Appointed)

Olean Cooling Center Available June 18 through June 21 June 17, 2024 Olean—William J. Aiello, Mayor of the City of Olean, announced that the John J. Ash Community Center will be open on Tuesday, June 18, 2024 through Friday, June 21, 2024 from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. to provide relief from the predicted high temperatures.