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Three Olean Common Council Committees to Meet Tuesday

O​​​​​​LEAN, NY -- The Finance, Public Safety and City Operations Committees of the Olean Common Council will meet Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. in the Police Training Room of the Olean Municipal Building, 101 E. State St.

The Finance Committee will discuss authorizing the transfer of up to $45,000 from General Fund Surplus to line item 5111.301, Tree Programs, to cover the cost of pruning 13 trees and removing 23 trees throughout the city.

The City Operations Committee will address the unfinished business of authorizing the deed transfer for a property located along Kingston Drive in the City of Olean for $1.00 to a citizen in exchange for necessary work to correct drainage issues in the area.

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New referrals for discussion by City Operations include amending the city's of Code of Ordinances Section 21-57, Permit to plant trees or shrubs required, to require a permit from the Department of Public Works prior to planting or removing trees or shrubbery between the curb line and street line within the city, and authorizing the sale of city-owned property located at 1 Olds Court to a private entity.

City Operations also will discuss banners at Bradner Stadium, city-wide garbage pickup and cat rules and registration plus funding for a trap, neuter and return cat program.

The Public Safety Committee will discuss amending and replacing the City of Olean Code of Ordinances Chapter 12 in its entirety.

 

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