Olean is a city and town in Cattaraugus County, New York. The town surrounds the city. The city is geographically smaller, but has a larger population. As of July of 2020, the city population was 13,801 and the town population was 1,914.
Cattaraugus County is on the New York-Pennsylvania border. It is considered part of the Western New York region and the Southern Tier region. For the most part, it is rural and mountainous. Olean is the largest city in the area.
The city and town have separate governing entities. The town gets police coverage from the New York State Police and the Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office. The city has its own police force that is supplemented by troopers and sheriffs. The city and town have their own courts that handle matters from their respective jurisdictions.
The Olean courts handle a substantial number of vehicle and traffic matters. These cases mostly originate from traffic stops on the Southern Tier Expressway (NYS-17/I-86). A portion of the highway goes through the city’s jurisdiction and the town’s jurisdiction. The interstate is two lanes in each direction, divided by a grassy median. The speed limit is 65 mph.
Traffic stops are conducted on the local roads as well. New York State Route 16 runs north-south through the city and the town. Barnum Road (CR-29) goes through the southern part of town. NYS-417 (Olean-Portville Road/State Street) crosses through the city and the town. CR-92 (Dugan Road/Windfall Road) is on the eastern side of town. For any traffic violation in Olean, you can contact the Benjamin Goldman Law Office. We provide motorists with a free consultation.
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office is a traffic ticket defense firm that can help with your Olean traffic-related case. Our firm’s primary area of practice is Vehicle & Traffic Law. Our attorneys have obtained substantial reductions or dismissals on behalf of our clients and we can take on your Olean case. The Benjamin Goldman Law Offices provides it clients with a Points Reduced or Money Back Guarantee.* This provides for a full refund if the total points are not reduced.
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Olean City Court
Address: 101 East State Street, Olean, New York 14760
Phone: (716) 379-6660
Fax: (716) 379-6678
City Judges: Hon. Daniel Palumbo & Hon. William J. Gabler
Court Clerk: Heather Marcellin
Prosecutor: Assistant District Attorney, Jessica Ungaro, Esq.
Town of Olean Justice Court
Address: 2634 Route 16 North, Olean New York 14760
Phone: (716) 373-9068
Town Justices: Hon. Thomas Churakos, Sr. & Hon. Brian O'Connell, Jr.
Court Clerk: Robin Pearl
Prosecutor: Assistant District Attorney, Kelly Balcom, Esq.