New Ambulance Eyed In Hartfield
HARTFIELD — There will be a public meeting held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 27, at the Hartfield Volunteer Fire Station, 6078 Elmwood Road, Mayville, to vote on the use of the equipment savings fund for the purchase of a 2013 Ford replacement ambulance from the Gorman Emergency Vehicles Co.
Earth Day To Be Celebrated
The public is invited to celebrate Earth Day with Chautauqua Rails to Trails. Hikers will meet at Boxcar Barney’s Ice Cream parking lot (across from Mayville Park on Route 394) at 10 a.m. Saturday. CR2T board members will lead a hike south and then west to Route 430. The distance is 3.5 miles out and back and participants will pick up any trash along the way, thus preserving the natural beauty of the rail-trail. Hikers should bring sturdy hiking shoes and gloves for garbage pick-up. Bags will be provided.
Marvin House Take-Out Offered
The Marvin House in Jamestown is offering take-out meals Thursday between 3-4 p.m. that will include chicken barbecue, homemade potato salad, baked beans and Marlene’s famous peanut butter pie. Meals will be available between 3-4 p.m. Reservations can be made by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 488-6206. The cost is $17 for members and $20 for non-members.
Mother’s Day Brunch Set
The Kiantone Independent Fire Department Auxiliary 2318 Foote Ave. Ext. Route 60 will have a Mother’s Day Brunch on May 9 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The $10 cost includes choice of ham or vegetable strata with danish and fruit cup. Meals will be available for pick up via drive-through only. To order, call 664-5433 and leave a message.
BPU To Hold Meeting Monday
The Jamestown Board of Public Utilities will host its monthly meeting 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 email@example.com.
Blood Drive Set For April 29
An American Red Cross blood drive will be held from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. April 29 at the Jamestown chapter building, 325 E. Fourth St. Each Red Cross blood drive and donation center follows the highest standards of safety and infection control, and additional precautions including temperature checks, social distancing and face masks for donors and staff have been implemented to help protect the health of all those in attendance. Donors are asked to schedule an appointment prior to arriving at the drive and are required to wear a face mask while at the drive, in alignment with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention public guidance. All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients. A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. Individuals who are 17 years of age in most states (16 with parental consent where allowed by state law), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood.
High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements. Download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit RedCrossBlood.org, call 800-733-2767 or enable the Blood Donor Skill on any Alexa Echo device to make an appointment or for more information.