Senator Young Urges OASAS to Find Alternative Site for Dunkirk Methadone Clinic

Current proposal would place clinic in proximity to Northern Chautauqua Catholic School

ALBANY – Senator Catharine Young (R,C,I-57th District) has sent a letter to the Commissioner of the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) urging the agency to find an alternative location for a planned methadone clinic in the City of Dunkirk. The current proposed location at the corner of Third Street and Park Avenue is in close proximity to Northern Chautauqua Catholic School.

A copy of the letter sent by Senator Young to the Commissioner of OASAS is attached.