Yates County

Yates County, New York

417 Liberty St
Penn Yan, NY 14527
Phone: (315) 536-5120
Fax: (315) 536-5545

In northwestern NY, southeast of Rochester; organized Feb 5, 1823 from Ontario County. Name Origin: For Joseph Christopher Yates (1768-1837), NY supreme court justice (1808-22) and governor (1823-24) at the time of the county's creation

Area (sq mi):: 375.76 (land 338.24; water 37.52) Population per square mile: 73.20
Population 2005: 24,756 State rank: 60 Population change: 2000-20005 0.50%; 1990-2000 7.90% Population 2000: 24,621 (White 97.40%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 2.30%. Median age: 37.90
Income 2000: per capita $16,781; median household $34,640; Population below poverty level: 13.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,404-$20,686
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 23.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 40.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Liberty Resources officials said the majority of services will be provided at the Humboldt Street location, as well as within two community schools in Rochester and one in Penn Yan, Yates County. The agency offers mental health, substance use disorder treatment and primary care to more than 18,000 individuals and families annually across its delivery system.
Freedom Village USA, the Yates County facility for troubled youths, has lost an appeal of a state Labor Department claim that the organization owes more than $1.5 million in unpaid wages.<br />The state Board of Industrial Appeals on June 6 dismissed the petition challenging the claim, according to a decision provided in response to a state Freedom of Information Law request.<br />The unpaid wages represent the largest unsecured claim listed by Freedom Village in the organization's Chapter 11 bankruptcy, which was initiated on Feb.
This title is the fourth in a series of well-expressed novels relating the day to day happenings of a 10-year old boy's life in 19th century rural Yates County, NY.
Notable catches of other eligible species include a 42-inch common carp caught and released from Keuka Lake in Yates County, a 42-inch northern pike caught and released from the Allegheny River in Cattaraugus County, and a 12 lb.
A producer of fine Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc, and Pinot Noir, the winery is situated at the base of the oldest remaining vineyard in Yates County, planted in 1866.
Kimberly Margeson, 54, of Penn Yan, N.Y., was arrested on criminal sale of a controlled substance and promoting prison contraband charges after the alleged incident at the Yates County Jail, according to (http://www.thesmokinggun.com/file/kissing-mom-and-son?page=0) documents obtained by The Smoking Gun.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-October 3, 2011-AT&T adds mobile broadband cell site in Yates County, NY(C)1994-2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
The cell sites will reportedly enhance new areas of coverage in Barrington, Bluff Point, Jerusalem, Keuka Lake State Park, Keuka Park and along Routes 54 and 54A in Yates county, and south of Penn Yan in Steuben county.
Sacramento-based National Grape and Wine Initiative elected chair John Martini, Anthony Road Vineyards, Yates County, N.Y.; vice chair Vicky scharlau, Washington Association of Winegrape Growers; secretary/treasurer Richard Smith, Paraiso Vineyards, Monterey County, Calif.
Michael McNamara, who had been sprung from the bench three minutes earlier, was pulled down going through and Taylor's strike put the Yates county men 1-4 to 0-5 ahead at the break.
A Web search led her to North Country Community College, a campus among the pines of this mountain valley town more than four hours from her Yates County home.