Town of Dunkirk accepting late tax payments

As required by Section 987 of the Real Property Tax Law, notices have been mailed to owners of real property in the town of Dunkirk who have not yet paid their 2013 town/county taxes.

In addition to the 2 percent penalty now in effect, a penalty of $2 per parcel notification fee will be charged for mailing such notice.

Taxes will be collected at the Dunkirk Town Clerk’s office until April 2. After April 2, taxes must be paid to Chautauqua County Department of Finance in Mayville.

Brocton-Westfield meeting March 20

A joint Board of Education meeting with Westfield Academy and Central School and Brocton Central School is scheduled for March 20 at 6 p.m. in the BCS auditorium. The purpose of this joint meeting is to receive the Brocton Central School and Westfield Academy and Central School Consolidation Study Report from the Western New York Educational Service Council consultant team. This joint meeting is open to the public.

Brocton universal pre-k and kindergarten registration next week

Brocton Elementary School will issue registration packets for students eligible for the universal pre-k and kindergarten classes for the 2013-14 school year Monday through Friday between 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Along with the completed packets a copy of a birth certificate, documented immunization records and proof of residency are required.

To be eligible for Pre-K children must turn 4 on or before Dec. 1, 2013. To be eligible for kindergarten, children must turn 5 on or before Dec. 1, 2013. If there are questions, call 792-2100.