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Phase 2 of Route 219 will begin in March

January 23, 2015

 

From The Daily American

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Photo submitted by the Joseph B. Fay Co. of Pittsburgh

C1 Aerial - Somerset
Phase 2 of Route 219 will begin in March – This is an aerial view of the Route 219 project just north of Meyersdale. Photo submitted by the Joseph B. Fay Co. of Pittsburgh. An aerial video of the first phase of the project and a second video of the project managers are available online at www.dailyamerican.com.


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No Route 219 funds in NY budget proposal

January 22, 2015

By Rick Miller, Olean Times Herald

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There was no mention of funding for Route 219 environmental studies in Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s State of the State address Wednesday. Nor was there any specific funding allotted for the Route 219 studies in the proposed $141.6 billion state budget for 2015-16.

“It was a prime opportunity to dedicate some infrastructure funds from the banks settlement,” said State Sen. Catharine Young, R-Olean. “We’ve tried to include funding for the Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) in the state budget for the past three or four years.”

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Cook named president of Continental 1

January 20, 2015

from the Daily American

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G. Henry Cook, president and CEO of Somerset Trust Co., has been elected president of the Continental 1 board of directors. Cook has been a board member since 2010.

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Continental 1 Names New Officers for 2015

January 19, 2015

BRADFORD, PA (Jan. 19) – The Continental 1 board of directors on Friday elected its slate of officers for 2015. G. Henry Cook, president & CEO of Somerset Trust Company and member of the Continental 1 board since 2010, was elected president.

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Will state budget include Route 219?

January 7, 2015

By Rick Miller, Olean Times Herald

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Will there be any funding included in the proposed 2015-16 state budget for environmental studies for extension of the Route 219 Expressway in Cattaraugus County?

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