Friendship is a town in Allegany County, New York, USA. The population was 2,004 at the 2010 census. The town's name was adopted to mark the resolution of earlier conflicts. See the History section for more information on the background. The Town is surrounded by large hills in a wide valley that runs west to east. Interstate 86 exit 29 is at the west end of the hamlet of Friendship. Gas, food and many other services are available in the Town. See the Shopping section for a more complete listing. The center of Town is located on Van Campen Creek, a tributary of the Genesee River. The Town provides a small school setting in the Friendship Central School district. In the greater area of Allegany County there are a variety of events, lodging and attractions. Check these out on discoveralleganycounty.com
The Town of Friendship is near the center of Allegany County and is northeast of Olean, New York.
NOTICE OF RGE/NYSEG RATE HIKE Posted August 6, 2019
Road Work! -Maple Grove Rd.-The Town Highway Dept. will be Grinding Maple Grove Rd. on Monday, May 20(weather pending)so the road will be open to local traffic only.
Town Hall closed 5/9/19. Posted May 8, 2019
The Town Hall will be closed on Thursday, May 9, 2019 due to Southern Tier West conference training. The Town hall will be open from 4-8 pm for Grievances.
ATTENTION FRIENDSHIP RESIDENTS Posted April 18, 2019
ATTENTION FRIENDSHIP RESIDENTS:
The Town of Friendship Residents are able to review the
"Crossroads Water Contract". Review of the contract can be
done at the Town Hall on regular business hours.
Any questions call 585/973-7779.
A SPECIAL MEETING will follow on Wednesday,
April 24th @7:00 pm at the Depot Street meeting room on Depot Street in regards to the Water Contract.
Friendship Town Board
TOWN HALL CLOSED-GOOD FRIDAY Posted April 18, 2019
The Town Hall will be closed on
Friday, April 19th in observance of
PUBLIC HEARING ON LOCAL LAW Posted April 2, 2019
PUBLIC HEARING ON INTRODUCTORY LOCAL LAW NO. 1 OF 2019/ LOCAL LAW AMENDING LOCAL LAW NO. 1 OF 1987 ENTITLED "Flood Damage Prevention Local Law" as amended by Local Law No. 2 of the year 1989.
The Town of Friendship will be flushing hydrants on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 from 10:00 pm till 7:00 on Thursday, November 1, 2018.
They will also be flushing hydrants on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 from 10:00 pm till 7:00 am on Thursday, November 8, 2018.
You may experience low pressure and/or roily water.
HYDRANT FLUSHING NOTICE!!
The Town of Friendship will be Flushing Hydrants on Wednesday,
October 18, 2017 from 10:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. on October 19, 2017.
You may experience low pressure and roily water.
LOCAL LAW OF 2008-REFUSE/GARB Posted June 22, 2017
No materials will be picked up on collection day in excess of six(6) thirty gallon refuse bags or garbage containers; any more than that will be left at curbside and be asked to be re moved. No "trash" will be picked up on the last Friday of the month, only larger bulk items.
No trash can be at the curbside for more than twenty-four(24) hours before pickup.
No garbage, refuse, or trash of any kind accepted into the Refuse district from outside the boundaries of the refuse district. Any questions on the boundaries should ask to speak to the Superintendent of Public works.
Any person(s) committing an offense of Local Law #1of 2008 can be subject to a fine of up to $250.00 or by imprisonment for a term not exceeding 15 days, or by both fine and imprisonment for each violation.
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING-June Posted June 8, 2017
Notice of Public Hearing regarding the proposed increase and improvement of the facilities of the Town of Friendship Water District, being the replacement of water meters...
The Town of Friendship Dog Control officer will be going door to door doing a dog enumeration beginning the 1st week in June . Past due dog
licenses will have to be paid current and for any dog found to be
"unlicensed" or license expired will have to pay a $5.00 enumeration
fee. This can be done at the Town Hall with the Town Clerk on regular
business hours. All Dogs 4 months and older must have current
rabies and be licensed. $15.50 for a unspayed or unneutered dog; $7.50 for a spayed or neutered dog.