Community Notebook

Gowanda to host special meeting

The Gowanda Village Board will host a special meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 12 at 5 p.m. The meeting will be held in the board room of Village Hall, 27 E. Main St.

Pine Valley looking to fill Board of Education vacancy

Due to a resignation, Pine Valley Central School has a vacancy on its Board of Education. Information on school board membership is available from Debbie Hooker, district clerk, in the District Office at the Elementary School. District residents who are interested in filling this position may send a letter of application to: Debbie Hooker, District Clerk, Pine Valley Central School, 7755 Route 83, South Dayton, NY 14138.

Deadline for submission of letters of interest is Aug. 29. Appointment will take place after interviewing all interested persons. The person appointed will serve until the annual vote on May 19, 2015.

Reed’s staff in South Dayton, Dunkirk Friday

Tom Reed’s staff will hold office hours Friday in Cattaraugus County in the village of South Dayton and in Chautauqua County in the city of Dunkirk.

Reed’s staff will be at the South Dayton Village Hall, 17 Park St. in South Dayton, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and the Dunkirk City Hall, 342 Central Ave., in Dunkirk, from 2 to 4 p.m.

Call 708-6369 with any questions regarding the South Dayton and Dunkirk office hours or visit Constituents can also sign up for regular updates through Reed’s website at