Lake District Update

Lake District Update

Lake District, News
At yesterday’s Lake Agency Meeting the survey results report was presented to the committee by the Planning Department. The committee decided to keep the process moving forward towards the formation of a district. They expect to convene in a month or so when the staff has further recommendations to report. VIEW SURVEY SUMMARY Article below courtesy of The Post-Journal - April 21, 2021 Survey Results Show Support For Lake District by Jay Youngjyoung@post-journal.com Board members of the Chautauqua Lake Protection and Rehabilitation Agency were optimistic Tuesday after reviewing the results of a survey which gathered community input on a potential Chautauqua Lake District. Matthew Bourke, junior planner with the Chautauqua County department of planning and development, presented the survey responses to the board, which were collected by Highland Planning from…
Read More
Lake District Talking Points Recommendations

Lake District Talking Points Recommendations

Lake District, News
In December of 2017 the Chautauqua County Legislature passed Resolution #315-17 which established a Chautauqua Lake Protection and Rehabilitation Agency.  Agency Board Membership was designated as 2 county legislators, 3 Town elected officials, 2 Village elected officials, 1 lake area property owner and 1 representative from Chautauqua Institution.  The Agency was “tasked with making recommendations to the County Legislature regarding the formation of lake district(s) and other pertinent issues.”  The Agency Board has met periodically since then and has been staffed by the County Planning Department.  The Agency will be making a recommendation to the County Legislature about whether the Legislature should create a Lake District and if so how to configure and impower the District. The below/attached survey has been developed at the Agency’s request to solicit public input…
Read More