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.
HYDRANT FLUSHING NOTICE Posted October 11, 2017
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.
The County Hwy. Dept. will be blacktopping the Moss Brook Bridge on Monday, October 2, 2017 and the bridge will be closed for approx. 2 hours.(weather permitting)
SPECIAL MEETING NOTICE Posted September 27, 2017
The Town Board will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 4th, 2017 at 7 pm at the Friendship Meeting Room on Depot Street regarding the 2018 Budget.
ANNUAL LEAF PICK UP Posted September 27, 2017
Our Town Highway Dept. will be picking up leaves on Monday, October 16, 2017 through Friday, November 3, 2017, which will be the final pickup.
It is imperative that the leaves are raked and piled from the sidewalk to the curb. Do NOT rake the leaves into the street, as this is not only dangerous but the leaves can get into the storm drains and plug them up.
Please be sure that no branches, brush, rocks or other debris are in the leaf piles as they may damage to leave picker.
Legal Notice for Public Hearin Posted September 7, 2017
Free Rabies Clinic
Friendship Fire Hall
7 Depot Street
Saturday, October 7, 2017
GARBAGE PICK UP NOTICE Posted August 29, 2017
REMINDER...There is a 6 bag limit or 3 can limit for garbage pick up.
ALSO .. the Refuse workers will not pick up your garbage unless it is in bags or cans!
NEW UPDATE ON BRIDGE CLOSURE! Posted August 9, 2017
NEW UPDATED NOTICE ON MOSS BROOK BRIDGE CLOSURE!
Moss Brook Road will be closed due to a Bridge replacement on Moss Brook Road;
Work to start on: August 14, 2017.
Road Closed 4 to 5 weeks.
Local traffic is recommended to use the Alternate Routes to access Moss Brook Road:
#1- Detour County Rte. 275 South to Wells Road.
#2 County Rte. 31 to East Hill Road to Wells Road, which will bring you onto
Moss Brook Road.
Thank you for your patience during this time.
Town of Friendship Hwy Superintendent
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.
REFUSE/GARBAGE NOTICE Posted May 3, 2017
Regular and Large Refuse/Garbage pickup information.