PHOTOS: Senator Young Visits Areas Affected By Flooding in 2017

December 21, 2017

Homeland Security Commissioner Tour

Homeland Security Commissioner Tour

Homeland Security Commissioner Tour

Photos – State Senator Cathy Young (R, Olean) and Roger Parrino, New York State’s Commissioner of Homeland Security and Emergency Services, seeing locations in the 57th Senate District, regarding water infrastructure and flooding issues.

The listening tour included discussion and site visits related to water system improvements in Dunkirk and flooding issues and flood control efforts in Silver Creek and Gowanda. Senator Young secured $6.9 million in the 2017-18 state budget to assist municipalities in the district with the costs related to the severe flooding that occurred in July 2015.