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Posted on: February 8, 2024

Chemung County Youth Bureau Celebrating 50 years of Summer Cohesion

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Chemung County Youth Bureau Celebrating 50 Years of Summer Cohesion

In 2024, Summer Cohesion will celebrate 50 years of recreational, educational, and cultural enrichment programming for youth and families in Chemung County.

In 1972, Hurricane Agnes and the...

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Posted on: February 8, 2024

Chemung County Health Department Transitioning COVID Isolation Orders to NYS Website

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NEWS RELEASEFebruary 7, 2024

Chemung County Health Department Transitioning Covid Isolation Orders to NYS Website

Beginning Friday, February 9, 2024, the Chemung County Health Department will no longer issue isolation orders for COVID-19. The New York State...

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Posted on: February 6, 2024

Standing Committee meetings of the Chemung County Legislature Rescheduled to March 4, 2024

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CHEMUNG COUNTY LEGISLATUREJOHN H. HAZLETT BUILDING203 LAKE STREET – 5TH FLOORPOST OFFICE BOX 588ELMIRA, NEW YORK 14902-0588607-737-2850607-737-2851 (FAX)ckalweit@chemungcountyny.gov

February 5, 2024

 

 

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Chemung County News
Posted on: January 12, 2024

2024 Distinguished Volunteers of the Year Awards Nominees

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Dear Chemung County Residents,

We need YOUR help to shine a spotlight on the incredible individuals who selflessly contribute to the well-being of our community! Chemung County Department of Aging and Long Term Care is excited to announce the commencement ...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: December 21, 2023

Grant Writing Technical Assistance Workshop to Empower Chemung County

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NEWS RELEASE

 December 19, 2023

 

Grant Writing Technical Assistance Workshop to Empower

 Chemung County

Nonpro?ts and Local Government Entities

 

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Chemung County News
Posted on: December 18, 2023

Chemung County Parks – Facility & Pavilion Reservations at Harris Hill, Park Station, & Fairgrounds

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NEWS RELEASEDecember 15, 2023

Chemung County Parks – Facility & Pavilion Reservations at Harris Hill, Park Station, and Fairgrounds

The Chemung County Buildings and Grounds Department announces that facility and pavilion reservations for the 20...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: November 17, 2023

Closing of section of the Lackawanna Trail from November 27 to December 22, 2023

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NEWS RELEASE

November 17, 2023

Closing of section of the Lackawanna Trail from November 27 to December 22, 2023

Due to the continuing construction of the Chemung County Sewer District Consolidation Program, a section of the Lackawanna Trail between the East ...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: November 17, 2023

Expanding beyond National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week with the Chemung County Health Department

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NEWS RELEASE

November 17, 2023

Expanding beyond National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week with the Chemung County Health Department

National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week (NLPPW) occurs annually from October 22nd to October 28th, 2023. Each ...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: November 16, 2023

Cancellation of Budget Workshops

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CHEMUNG COUNTY LEGISLATURE

JOHN H. HAZLETT BUILDING 

203 LAKE STREET – 5TH FLOOR

POST OFFICE BOX 588

ELMIRA, NEW YORK 14902-0588

607-737-2066

607-737-2851 (FAX)

ckalweit@chemungcountyny.gov

November 16, 2023

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Chemung County News
Posted on: November 9, 2023

2024 Proposed County Budget

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NEWS RELEASE

 November 6, 2023

 The Chemung County Executive has released the 2024 proposed operating budget and capital plan, which calls for a 2.8% property tax increase.  

 To view the proposed budget, members of the pu...

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Posted on: November 9, 2023

Free Rabies Clinic Offered by the Chemung County Health Department

NEWS RELEASE

November 8, 2023

 “Free Rabies Clinic Offered by the Chemung County Health Department”

 

The Chemung County Health Department, in conjunction with the SPCA, will be offering the following free rabies vaccinat...

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Posted on: November 9, 2023

Free JYNNEOS Clinic offered by the Chemung County Health Department

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NEWS RELEASE

 November 8, 2023

 Free JYNNEOS Clinic offered by the Chemung County Health Department

 Pre- Registration is required. The link for pre-registration can be found on the Chemung County website at www.chemungcou...

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Posted on: November 8, 2023

Special Meeting of the Multi-Services Committee

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CHEMUNG COUNTY LEGISLATURE

JOHN H. HAZLETT BUILDING 

203 LAKE STREET – 5TH FLOOR

POST OFFICE BOX 588

ELMIRA, NEW YORK 14902-0588

607-737-2850

ckalweit@chemungcountyny.gov

November 7, 2023

To:  Legislators, County Officials and...

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Link to the Live Stream Chemung County News
Posted on: November 1, 2023

Special Meeting of the Highway Committee

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CHEMUNG COUNTY LEGISLATURE

JOHN H. HAZLETT BUILDING

203 LAKE STREET - 5TH FLOOR

POST OFFICE BOX 588

ELMIRA, NEW YORK 14902-0588

607-737-2850

607-737-2851 (FAX)

ckalweit@chemungcountyny.gov

October 31, 2023

To: Legislators, County Officials, and News Media

From: Cin...

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Link to the Live Stream Chemung County News
Posted on: October 23, 2023

Chemung County Youth Bureau Seeks Funding Requests for 2023-2024 Youth Team Sports Funding

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The Chemung County Youth Bureau is now accepting applications for funding programs that provide Youth Team Sports (YTS) in Chemung County. YTS is a new funding stream created in the New York State Fiscal Year 2024 budget that appropriated additional funds...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: October 12, 2023

Special Meeting of the Full Legislature

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CHEMUNG COUNTY LEGISLATURE

JOHN H. HAZLETT BUILDING 

203 LAKE STREET – 5TH FLOOR

POST OFFICE BOX 588

ELMIRA, NEW YORK 14902-0588

607-737-2850

ckalweit@chemungcountyny.gov

October 12, 2023

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Link to the Live Stream Chemung County News
Posted on: October 2, 2023

Free Rabies Clinics Offered by the Chemung County Health Department

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NEWS RELEASE

October 2, 2023

“Free Rabies Clinics Offered by the Chemung County Health Department”

  The following free rabies vaccination clinics are being offered to New York State residents:

Erin Town Hall

1138 Breesport Rd., Erin, NY 148...

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Posted on: August 29, 2023

Chemung County Fairgrounds Winter Storage

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NEWS RELEASE

 August 28, 2023

 

The Chemung County Buildings and Grounds Department will begin taking reservation requests for winter storage on Wednesday, September 6, 2023.  

 Full payment and proof of insurance for the s...

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Posted on: August 23, 2023

Harris Hill Bow Hunting Lottery 2023

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The Chemung County Buildings and Grounds Department announces that there will be a bow hunting permit lottery for Harris Hill Park. You must be a Chemung County resident to participate.

Names, addresses, and phone numbers will be accepted starting Monday, ...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: August 21, 2023

Special meeting of the Budget Committee and Full Legislature

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CHEMUNG COUNTY LEGISLATURE

JOHN H. HAZLETT BUILDING

203 LAKE STREET – 5

TH FLOOR

POST OFFICE BOX 588

ELMIRA, NEW YORK 14902-0588

607-737-2850

ckalweit@chemungcountyny.gov

August 17, 2023To: Legislators, County Officials and News MediaFrom: Cindy Kalweit...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: August 17, 2023

Ribbon Cutting - Horseheads Connector Road Project

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On behalf of County Executive Christopher J. Moss, Chemung County cordially invites you to the Ribbon Cutting for the Horseheads Connector Road Project.

When:            Thursday, August 24, at 9:00 am

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Chemung County News
Posted on: August 15, 2023

HARRIS HILL POOL/PARK STATION WATERFRONT

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NEWS RELEASE

HARRIS HILL POOL/PARK STATION WATERFRONT

August 15, 2023

 

Harris Hill Pool The pool at Harris Hill will be closing for the season on August 20, 2023, at 7:00 p.m. Season pass holders may use their pass for entrance to Park Stat...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: July 20, 2023

COUNTY REQUESTS PUBLIC FEEDBACK ON HAZARD MITIGATION PLAN

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COUNTY REQUESTS PUBLIC FEEDBACK ON HAZARD MITIGATION PLAN

 ELMIRA--             Chemung County Executive Christopher Moss, on behalf of all municipalities, is asking residents to give their fee...

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Posted on: July 12, 2023

Notice of Public Hearing

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that there has been duly presented to the Chemung County Legislature on the 10th day of July 2023, Introductory Local Law No. 5 for the Year 2023 “Local Law authorizing increase in salary of elected official...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: June 21, 2023

Sewer Districts: Public Hearing and Administrative Board Meetings

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 

NOTICE is hereby given that a public hearing will be held by the Administrative Board of the Chemung County Elmira Sewer District in Room 510 of the Hazlett Building, 203 Lake Street, 5th Floor, Elmira, New York 14901, on...

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Posted on: June 20, 2023

Expanding the Chemung County COVID-19 Dashboard

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NEWS RELEASEJune 20, 2023

Expanding the Chemung County COVID-19 Dashboard

The Chemung County COVID-19 Dashboard was developed to provide real-time updates about COVID-19 in Chemung County. The dashboard has been a great resource for reporting current inform...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: June 13, 2023

Park Station Opening

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NEWS RELEASEJune 13, 2023

 

The Harris Hill Pool is scheduled to open on Saturday, June 17, 2023.  The pool will be open Monday through Friday from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m....

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Chemung County News
Posted on: June 13, 2023

WEAAD Press Conference June 15th-OFA

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Chemung County Department of Aging and Long Term CareNew York Connects425 Pennsylvania Avenue, P.O. Box 588 ? Elmira, NY 14902-0588, (607) 737-5520Beth Stranges, Director

 General Aging Services FAX:  6...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: June 13, 2023

Chemung County Senior Games Golf Event Postponed

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Chemung County Department of Aging and Long Term CareNew York Connects425 Pennsylvania Avenue, P.O. Box 588 ? Elmira, NY 14902-0588, (607) 737-5520Beth Stranges, Director

 General Aging Services FAX:  6...

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Posted on: June 6, 2023

Chemung County Senior Games BOCCE Event on June 7th Postponed

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Chemung County Department of Aging & Long Term Care regrets to announce the postponement of the BOCCE event originally scheduled for tomorrow, June 7th. This decision has been made considering the impact of large wildfires in Quebec-Ontario, which are...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: June 6, 2023

Air Quality Advisory

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NEWS RELEASEJune 6, 2023

Chemung County Health Department Provides Information on Air Quality Advisory

The NYS Department of Health (NYSDOH) and the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) recently released an advisory due to the concern for f...

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Posted on: June 2, 2023

2023 Park Station Opening

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The Chemung County Buildings and Grounds Department announces that the Park Station Control Booth will open weekends only, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., beginning on Saturday, May 27th (including Memorial Day). The Control Booth will be open daily from 10...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: June 2, 2023

2023 Harris Hill Pool Swimming Lessons

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NEWS RELEASE

May 23, 2023

The Chemung County Buildings and Grounds Department announces that sign-ups for swimming lessons at the Harris Hill Pool will open on June 1, 2023. Children must be at least 6 years of age by June 26th to participate.  Tho...

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Posted on: May 31, 2023

Single Rate Salary Review Advisory Committee Meeting

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CHEMUNG COUNTY LEGISLATURE

JOHN H. HAZLETT BUILDING

203 LAKE STREET – 5TH FLOOR

POST OFFICE BOX 588

ELMIRA, NEW YORK 14902-0588

607-737-2850

607-737-2851 (FAX)

ckalweit@chemungcountyny.gov

 

May 31, 2023

  

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Link to the Live Stream Chemung County News
Posted on: May 30, 2023

Free Rabies Clinic Offered by the Chemung County Health Department

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NEWS RELEASE

 May 30, 2023

 

“Free Rabies Clinic Offered by the Chemung County Health Department”

 

The Chemung County Health Department, in conjunction with the SPCA, will be offering the following free rabies vaccination clinic to ...

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Posted on: May 16, 2023

DPW 2023 Work Program

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NEWS RELEASE

May 16, 2023

The Chemung County Executive and the Department of Public Works are pleased to provide this update on its 2023 work program.

Upcoming Mill and Fill road projects for Chemung County:

2” Mill and Fill:

• CR 70 Philo R...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: May 15, 2023

Sewer Districts Administrative Board Meetings

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NOTICE OF CHEMUNG COUNTY SEWER DISTRICT No. 1 ADMINISTRATIVE BOARD MEETING

NOTICE is hereby given that a meeting of the Chemung County Sewer District No. 1 Administrative Board will be held in the Chambers of the Chemung County Legislature, 203 Lake Stree...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: April 24, 2023

Chemung County Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan

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PUBLIC NOTICE

 

Chemung County has received a Hazard Mitigation Grant to complete the required five-year update of the Chemung County Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan. This is a very important plan for all the municipalities AND OUR RESI...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: April 19, 2023

Older Americans Month Celebration

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NEWS RELEASE

April 18, 2023

 

Chemung County Department of Aging Director Beth Stranges cordially invites you to attend and cover the following event:

WHAT:   Older Americans Month Celebration

WHEN:   Tuesday, May 9, 2023

TIME: &n...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: April 13, 2023

Meeting of the Term Limit Advisory Committee

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CHEMUNG COUNTY LEGISLATUREJOHN H. HAZLETT BUILDING203 LAKE STREET – 5TH FLOORPOST OFFICE BOX 588ELMIRA, NEW YORK 14902-0588607-737-2850ckalweit@chemungcountyny.govApril 14, 2023

To: Legislators, County Officials and News MediaFrom: Cindy Kalweit,...

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Link to the Live Stream Chemung County News
Posted on: April 10, 2023

Chemung County Executive's Roadside Clean Up

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NEWS RELEASE4/7/2023

In recognition of Earth Day, Chemung County Executive, Chris Moss invites you to participate in a roadside cleanup on April 22, 2023, from 9 AM to Noon. During this time, trash will be picked up along various streets and roads througho...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: April 6, 2023

Special meeting of the Buildings and Grounds Committee

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CHEMUNG COUNTY LEGISLATURE JOHN H. HAZLETT BUILDING 203 LAKE STREET – 5 TH FLOOR POST OFFICE BOX 588 ELMIRA, NEW YORK 14902-0588 607-737-2850 ckalweit@chemungcountyny.gov April 6, 20...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: March 31, 2023

Chemung County Job Fair

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          On April 27, 2023, from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Chemung County will be hosting a Job Fair for various vacancies within the County.   These vacancies are available in the Chemung County D...

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Posted on: March 27, 2023

Chemung County Senior Games

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDATE: March 24, 2023RE: Chemung County Senior GamesContact:  Carol Morton, Chemung County Senior Games Coordinator @ (607) 737-5520

 “2023 Chemung County Senior Games Begin May 23rd”

The 2023 Chemun...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: March 17, 2023

Chemung County Gold Medal Athlete Week

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NEWS RELEASE

 March 16, 2023

 Chemung County Executive Christopher J. Moss has proclaimed Chemung County Gold Medal Athlete Week beginning today, Thursday, March 16th, 2023, through Wednesday,  March 22, 2023, in recognition of ou...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: March 16, 2023

Chemung County to Participate in Statewide STOP-DWI - ST. PATRICK’S DAY

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Chemung County Executive Christopher Moss announced today that Chemung County police agencies and STOP-DWI Coordinators would participate in special efforts to bring awareness to the dangers of impaired driving.

The statewide STOP-DWI Crackdown efforts sta...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: March 7, 2023

Single Rate Salary Review Advisory Committee Meeting - RESCHEDULED

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CHEMUNG COUNTY LEGISLATURE

JOHN H. HAZLETT BUILDING

203 LAKE STREET – 5TH FLOOR

POST OFFICE BOX 588

ELMIRA, NEW YORK 14902-0588

607-737-2850

607-737-2851 (FAX)

ckalweit@chemungcountyny.gov

 

March 7, 2023

 

 

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Link to the Live Stream Chemung County News
Posted on: February 23, 2023

Chemung County Tobacco Asset Securitization Corporation - Annual Meeting

NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETINGS UNDER THE OPEN MEETINGS LAW 

FOR THE 

CHEMUNG COUNTY TOBACCO ASSET SECURITIZATION CORPORATION

The Sole Member and the Board of Directors of the Chemung County Tobacco Asset Securitization Corporation will be conduc...

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Link to the Live Stream Chemung County News
Posted on: January 12, 2022

Meeting Notice - Reschedule of Full meetings

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CHEMUNG COUNTY LEGISLATUREJOHN H. HAZLETT BUILDING203 LAKE STREET – 5TH FLOORPOST OFFICE BOX 588ELMIRA, NEW YORK 14902-0588607-737-2850 607-737-2851 (FAX)ckalweit@chemungcountyny.govJanuary 11, 2022

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Chemung County News
Posted on: January 4, 2022

Chemung County KN-95 Mask Distribution

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NEWS RELEASE
12/29/21

CHEMUNG COUNTY KN-95 MASK DISTRIBUTION

 

"The County has partnered with the numerous agencies throughout the County to provide residents access to KN-95 masks". "I would like to thank all the agencies and organiza...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: January 4, 2022

COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics - 1-5 & 1-12-22

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NEWS RELEASE
12/22/21

Chemung County, NY

 The Chemung County Health Department will continue to hold on-site vaccination clinics in January 2022. Pfizer and Moderna vaccines will be offered based on availability.

Chemung County Health Dept.Wednesday,...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: January 4, 2022

NYS will be providing the County KN-95 masks for residents.

Chemung County Executive

NEWS RELEASE
12/22/21

Chemung County Executive Chris Moss announces that NYS DHS/ES will be providing the County KN-95 masks for distribution throughout the County for residents.

The Chemung County Office of Civil Defense and the Office of Emergency Operatio...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: January 4, 2022

COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic - 12-21-21

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NEWS RELEASE
12/17/21
Chemung County, NYTuesday, December 21, 2021 the Chemung County Health Department will hold a vaccination clinic in partnership with the Elmira Heights School District at Edison High School. Pfizer first doses and booster doses for Mod...
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Chemung County News
Posted on: January 4, 2022

Chemung County Health Dept. COVID-19 Considerations

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NEWS RELEASE
12/16/21

The Chemung County Health Department is alerting the public that due to the recent increase in the number of COVID-19 positive cases, there will be delays in case investigation and contact tracing.

We are working diligently to contact e...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

Meeting Notice - Legislative Government Operations Advisory Committee

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CHEMUNG COUNTY LEGISLATURE
JOHNH.HAZLETTBUILDING
203 LAKE STREET – 5TH FLOOR
POST OFFICE BOX 588
ELMIRA, NEW YORK 14902-0588
607-737-2850
607-737-2851 (FAX)
ckalweit@chemungcountyny.gov
 
December 14, 2021

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

Chemung County Legislature - Public Meetings

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MEMORANDUM________________________________________________________________________________________

From:                David Manchester, Chairman, Chemung County Legislature

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

News Release - Chemung County Parks - Facility - Pavilion Reservations - Harris Hill -Park Station -

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To: All Area Media

From: Chemung County Buildings and Grounds

Re: Chemung County Parks – Facility/Pavilion Reservations at 

       Harris Hill, Park Station and the Fairgrounds

Date: December 8, 2019

Harri...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: January 4, 2022

New Program, Homeowner's Assistance Fund

Chemung County Executive

New York State has announced a new program, Homeowner’s Assistance Fund, to begin January 3, 2022. For more information and eligibility please click on the link provided below.  

https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/governor-hochul-announces-first-nat...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: October 29, 2016

COVID-19 Press Conference - 10/29/2021

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Press ConferenceOctober 28, 2021

Chemung County Executive Christopher J. Moss, along with Chemung County Health Director Peter Buzzetti, will be holding a press conference tomorrow, 10/29/21, at noon. The press conference will be held in the conference roo...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: October 28, 2016

COVID-19 Booster Vaccine Clinics - November

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PRESS RELEASEOctober 28, 2021

The Chemung County Health Department will hold booster only vaccination clinics in November. Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson/Janssen vaccines will be offered based on availability.

Chemung County Health Department Bo...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: October 20, 2016

News Release - COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics - October & November

Chemung County Executive

The Chemung County Health Department will continue to hold on-site vaccination clinics during the months of October and November. Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson/Janssen vaccines will be offered based on availability.

Moderna first doses will no...

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Chemung County News
Posted on: October 16, 2016

News Release - COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic - 10/28/21

Chemung County Executive

NEWS RELEASE10/15/2021

The Chemung County Health Department will hold a vaccination clinic in Horseheads at Able2 on Thursday, October 28. Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson/Janssen vaccines will be offered based on availability. Moderna first dose...

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