The Village of Gowanda Board of Trustees will be holding a special meeting on May 20, 2020 at 6 PM.  The purpose of the meeting is to award the Waterfront Development bid. Due to Executive Orders 202.1 the meeting will be closed to the public.  A transcription of that meeting will be made available to the public.

Healthy Community Alliance

Attention Seniors

Has COVID-19 impacted you from getting the groceries and household items that you need? Healthy Community Alliance in partnership with the Gowanda Food Pantry has received additional items to support seniors during this pandemic.

For more information call

Desiree at (716) 771-8304.

April 7th Board Meeting

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, and in accordance with Executive Order 202.1, please be advised that members of the public will not be permitted to attend the Village of Gowanda Board Meeting on April 7th, 2020.

The meeting will be recorded and transcribed at a later date per Executive Order 202.1.  Meeting minutes will be posted to the web-site after the meeting as usual. Members of the public may email questions or comments for the Board of Trustees to    The Village Board of Trustees will address questions and concerns during their regularly scheduled meetings.


Thank you.

In response to COVID-19 and CDC guideline, we are closing the Village Office to the public until further notice.

  1. Please leave a message at 716-532-3353 or email at  Office staff will be in the office each day on a limited schedule to check message, return calls and take care of regular operating business as necessary.
  2. Appointments can be made for death or birth certificates, building permits, or other matters as necessary by calling 716-532-3353 or emailing the clerk at
  3. Water/Sewer bills will come out April 1st as usual.  Residents are required to use the drop box located at the Police entrance or mail them to 27 East Main St, Gowanda NY 14070 (please don’t mail cash).  Bills are due April 30th-but no late fee will be assessed until May 31st.
  4. DPW employees will be working on a rotating schedule.

Thank You!