Olean’s Rental Intspection Ordinance Draws Closer

This summer all Olean apartments and homes for rent will need to be inspected before anyone moves in.
The Common Council voted unanimously to require an inspection by the city’s Code Enforcement Office every time a property is sold or a rental unit is vacated before it can be rented again.
The hope is that the new law will help improve run down properties. . A final public hearing will be held on Dec. 26, with officials expected to vote afterward.
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Olean HIgh school students are shooting for the moon. Or at least the International space station.
The three-student science class will hear from judges from the National Center for Earth and Space Science Education today to find out if their science project’s been chosen.The experiment would examine the effects of microgravity on the speed of blood clot breakdown.
If chosen, the students’ will have their experiment’s hypothesis put to the test by astronauts in the International Space Station.