DEC Announces New Trees for Tribs 'Buffer in a Bag' Initiative
Free Seedlings Available to Qualifying Landowners for Streamside Plantings. Qualifying public and private landowners may apply for a free bag of 25 tree and shrub seedlings for planting along streams, rivers, or lakes to help stabilize banks, decrease erosion, protect water quality, and improve wildlife habitat. MORE INFO
From January 2019 through March 2019, STARR II will be conducting detailed field reconnaissance of the riverine areas of the county
STARR II - The Strategic Alliance for Risk Reduction (STARR II) personnel are providing technical support for engineering analysis and floodplain mapping throughout Orleans County, New York.
2018 Town of Yates Corrective Action Plan
Corrective action for each recommendation included in the October 2018
NYS OSC Audit Report of Examination for the Town of Yates, NY.
Important Information About Lead In Your Drinking Water
Lead can cause serious health problems if too much enters your body from drinking water or other sources. Please read this notice closely to see what you can do to reduce lead in your drinking water.
FMC Access and Sampling Procedures
Tributary One and Flood Plain North of Pearson/Stone Roads (OU7) and Jeddo Creek and Johnson Creek (OU8)
Community Development Block Grant Program: 2017 Lake Ontario Flood Relief
Proposed Amendments to Town of Yates Wind Energy Conversion Systems Local Law (pdf)
Town of Somerset Sample Industrial Wind Turbine Residential Setback Laws (pdf)
Orleans County Lake Ontario State Parkway Survey (pdf)
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Before, during and after the storm- Your guide to electric outage preparation and safety (pdf)
Five Years After Superstorm Sandy, National Grid Continues to Modernize, Storm Harden Energy Systems (pdf)
Town of Yates Press Releases:
Each year the Town of Yates oversees the Town of Yates Youth Recreation Program. This program is a small, but vital, offering for the children of the Lyndonville School District. The Yates Town Board would like to thank the Village of Lyndonville, the Lyndonville Area Foundation and the United Way of Orleans County for the financial support they each give to the Town of Yates to aid in the funding of this Youth Recreation Program.