Village Elections

Reminder to all Village residents

The Village elections will be held on Tuesday September 15th from noon-9 PM.  These are the elections for two trustees that was supposed to take place back in March.  Polling place is located at the Village Hall.  Masks are required and please remember to practice safe social distancing.

Waterfront Development Construction

Waterfront Development Project construction will be starting July 6th at Gateway Park and Creekside Park . S. St.George has been contracted by the Village for all construction including amphitheater access at both Gateway and Creekside, Union Street access clean-up at Creekside and wall stabilization and underpinning along the creek bank and a small craft boat launch at Gateway Park.

Some areas of Gateway and Creekside Park will NOT be accessible and taped off as a restricted construction area. Please stay away from all construction equipment during this time.

\Village of Gowanda Police will be patrolling the construction area on a regular basis.



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.