Water Line Construction


Construction on Water Line Replacement will begin on Monday February 18th on Maple Ave. (Rt. # 60) between Sixth & Seventh Streets. As a result of the Construction portions of the Northbound Lane of Maple Ave. (Rt. #60) between Sixth & Seventh Streets will be closed and traffic lanes will be shifted to the Center and Southbound Lanes. There will be NO PARKING on Maple Ave. between Sixth & Seventh Streets during the entire time of the Water Line Construction.

NO PARKING signage will be posted and there will be barriers in place for proper lane usage and construction personnel directing traffic. Please pay attention when travelling in this area and be prepared for possible delays. The No Parking violations will be strictly enforced during the Construction Process and vehicles will be towed if they block traffic, create safety issues or interfere with the Construction process.

We are asking for cooperation from residents and motorists until the project is completed.

Dunkirk Police Make Residential Burglary Arrest


Bryan Ramos

A City of Dunkirk man was arrested on Felony charges stemming from a lengthy burglary investigation. On July 30th, 2018, a residential burglary in the First Ward area was reported to the Dunkirk Police Department. Based on a thorough investigation, arrest warrants for charges of Burglary in the Second Degree- C Felony, Grand Larceny in the Fourth Degree- E Felony, and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 4th Degree- E Felony were obtained in late August 2018 for 25 year old Bryan Ramos.

On February 8th, 2019 those warrants were served on Ramos and he is being held in the Chautauqua County Jail on $80,000.00 cash bail and $160,000.00 property bond pending a preliminary hearing in Dunkirk City Court.