November 8, 2018       4:30 – 7:30 pm

The Wicked Glen

29 Water Street

Gowanda, NY 



Through Empire State Development, Smart Growth money is being used to develop waterfront access at Zoar Valley Gateway Park as well as Creekside Park.

Participate in an intro conversation and workshop stations to explore access, recreation, conservation and economic development.

For more information, questions or to RSVP, contact Jenna Ergort at 716-695-1987 or

RSVP by Monday, November 5th




                                         Learn to Ski Sign ups – October 22
The Gowanda Recreation “Learn to Ski” program will hold registration on Monday,
October 22 in the Village Board Room located at 27 East Main Street from 6 to 7:30
pm. Students in grades 5 through 12 from Gowanda and the surrounding school
districts are eligible to participate. Call Recreation Director Mark Benton at 532-
4053 for more information

Grant Program Available for Home Repairs to Improve Safety and Livability of Homes !


Southtowns Rural Preservation Company, Inc.

Southtowns Rural Preservation Corporation is a State-funded rural preservation company in Erie County. The purpose of SRPC is to stimulate reinvestment in the rural southtowns through residential and community renewal activities.

Service Profile:

Southtowns Rural Preservation Company, Inc. is a local, non-profit community development corporation serving the rural towns and villages of Southern Erie County. The SRPC has established a core of basic services available to eligible residents within the service area. These services include loan and grant application assistance, housing rehabilitation, and housing counseling and referral services. The long term goals of the corporation are to effect a stabilizing influence in the communities served through the rehabilitation of individual housing units and the coordination and/or delivery of supporting services.

Service Area:

Towns: Boston, Brant, Colden, Collins, Concord, Eden, Evans, Holland, North Collins, Sardinia

Villages: Angola, Farnham, Gowanda, North Collins, Springville



Southtowns Affordable Home Repair Program: provides grants up to $10,000.00 to income qualified homeowners for needed home repairs to improve the overall livability and safety of homes.

click this link for more information and applications