Concerned Citizens of Cattaraugus County, Inc.

Gary A. Abraham, Esq.
170 No. Second Street
Allegany, NY 14760
(716) 372-1913


Concerned Citizens of Cattaraugus County currently focuses on local, regional and state solid waste policy and waste reduction.



To assure Cattaraugus County's air, soil, water and environment is clean and healthful, and to advocate with the public and governments that policies be implemented and that laws be passed to assure such a clean and healthful environment


To assure that local, state and federal environmental protection laws are enforced

To encourage skills for citizen advocacy for a clean and healthful environment.



CCCC has helped preserve 450 acres in Farmersville adjacent to state forests and a state trout-stocking lake from impacts from a major regional landfill.


CCCC has created a coalition of landfill host communities in western New York to which it provides up-to-date accurate information on regulatory law and policy and consults on plans for community action.


CCCC's website has achieved recognition nationally as a source of information on environmental and health impacts of waste disposal facilities.


We welcome new members.