BPU To Deliver New Garbage Containers
New garbage containers from the BPU’s new Assigned Garbage Container Program are on display in the lobby of City Hall. Residents are encouraged to come see the containers. The Jamestown Board of Public Utilities will begin delivering the 95-gallon garbage containers to residential customers May 10. More than 14,000 containers have been ordered and will take about four weeks to distribute. Customers may begin using the containers as soon as they receive them, but the program will formally begin on July 1. If residents have questions, they can call either the BPU Customer Service Line at 661-1660 or the BPU Garbage Hotline at 661-1651.
Mobile Pantry Truck In Ashville
ASHVILLE — The Food Bank of Western New York Mobile Pantry Truck from Falconer will be at the Ashville United Methodist Church today. Open hours are 10 a.m. to noon and 3 to 5 p.m. The truck brings fresh produce and some staple items. To receive free food, only proof of address from the following ZIP codes is required: Ashville 14710, Bemus Point 14712, Celoron 14720, Lakewood 14750, Niobe 14758, Panama 14767, Stow 14785 and anyone who lives in the town of Busti. Wear a mask and keep six feet distance while in line. The food will be pre-boxed like last month. A volunteer will sign people in and take their box to their car.
Women’s Club Sets Luncheon
The Norden Women’s Club will host a member-guest luncheon Friday, May 7, at the Chautauqua Harbor Hotel. Social time will be at noon with the luncheon at 12:30 p.m. The program will be a style show by GG My Love. Reservations are due Thursday by calling Judy Prechtl at 782-3732 or Lisa Johnson at 485-1402.
Cemetery Assn. To Meet Wed.
PANAMA — The Panama Union Cemetery Association’s annual meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Panama Village Office on West Main Street. Lot owners are welcome to attend.
Church Sets Take-Out Dinner
FALCONER — Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Falconer will host a takeout spaghetti dinner on Thursday from 4 to 6:30 p.m. The price will be $10 for adults and $5 for children under 6. Dinner, bread, salad and dessert included. To order ahead, phone 665-2102. The church is located at 20 North Phetteplace St. in Falconer. The proceeds will benefit the church Mission Fund.
Problems With VITA Accounts
The United Way of Southern Chautauqua County’s Volunteer Information Tax Association has been notified the IRS is having issues with debiting and crediting accounts. Many tax payments and refunds have been delayed due to this issue. Those with problems should visit the IRS website at irs.gov.
AMVETS Sets Election Meeting
AMVETS Post 726 will hold its annual election meeting on Saturday, May 1, at noon at the ILS Veterans Club, 364 Fluvanna Ave., Jamestown. All eligible members are encouraged to attend for the purpose of voting for their slate of officers.