BPU To Meet

Via Facebook

Members of the Jamestown Board of Public Utilities will meet via Facebook Live at 4 p.m. Monday. Members of the public may watch the meeting at facebook.com/jamestownbpu/live. Any public comments to be read or questions to be asked during the public comment period of the agenda must be received in writing by noon the day of the meeting via USPS mail or by email to the secretary of the board at sjlake@jamestownbpu.com.


Programming Set For Jan. 23-29

The Turner Winter Series on Access Chautauqua features Rolland Kidder speaking about the World War II Memorial at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. Chautauqua Sunrise, hosted by Doc Hamels, will have state Assemblyman Andrew Goodell, R-Jamestown. The program is aired and streamed on Facebook live at 9 a.m. Saturday, then repeats at 2 and 8 p.m. Repeat programming is typically re-aired throughout the week at other various time slots.All programming starts on Saturday, Jan. 23, with the final airing on Friday, Jan. 29.Access Chautauqua, formerly Access Channel 5, is available to cable viewers in the Chautauqua, Mayville, North Harmony, Portland, Ripley, Sherman, and Westfield areas, and can be found on cable channel 1301. The programs may also be viewed after the initial airing at the station’s website at accesschautauquacountytv.org.

Der Kobblers

To Resume Meetings In April

Due to COVID-19, the Der Kobblers Automobile Association will not be holding monthly meetings until April 20.

Panam School Board To Meet Monday In Gym

PANAMA — The Panama Central School Board will meet at 7 p.m. Monday in the gymnasium. The public is invited to view the meeting virtually by visiting pancent.org for the link.

Candidates Are Sought For Fall Elections

The Jamestown City Republican Committee is looking for candidates for the fall 2021 elections. Candidates are needed for a couple of Jamestown City Council seats and Chautauqua County Legislature positions. Any interested Republican, Conservative or Independent registered voters of Jamestown should contact Brent Sheldon, Jamestown City Republican Committee chairman, at brent_sheldon@hotmail.com. An endorsement meeting will be held in the very near future.

BPU Warns Of Possible Scam For Payment

The Jamestown Board of Public Utilities said it received reports Thursday of a person posing as a BPU employee stopping at residences, threatening to turn off utilities if the customer doesn’t pay the person right then at the door. “Please be advised that the BPU does not send employees to residences demanding payment,” the BPU said. “Further, BPU field workers wear BPU issued-uniforms and carry BPU picture identification. We hope that our customers will not fall victim to this latest scam.”


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