Archive for February, 2020

Potter County Prepares For April 28 Election

February 19th, 2020 Comments off

Potter County’s Voter Registration/Elections Office is gearing up for the April 28 General Primary Election. Deadline for candidates to have their names appear on the ballot was Feb. 18. Deadline to register to vote, change party affiliation or report changes in address is April 13. Final day to apply for a mail-in or civilian absentee ballot it April 21. Completed ballots will be accepted by the County Board of Elections up until 8 pm on election day. Both regular and mail-in absentee ballot applications are now available on the county website, More information is available from Sandra Lewis at the Voter Registration/Elections Office in the Gunzburger Building, telephone 814-274-8467 or email

Public Meeting Feb. 20 On Potter County Human Services

February 14th, 2020 Comments off

humansurrvissesHundreds of people are directly affected by programs offered by Potter County Human Services (PCHS), but few take the opportunity to provide input on how those services are delivered. An Advisory Board that’s in place to accommodate public comments and suggestions will hold its next meeting on Thursday, Feb. 20, at 5:30 pm in the PCHS building at Roulette. PCHS operates programs for victims of alcoholism and other drug abuse, older citizens, the mentally ill, children who are at risk, and the intellectually disabled. Advisory board members are appointed by the Potter County Board of Commissioners. Serving on the board are Sherry Harmon (chair), Bob Wicker, Kathy Kinard, Dr. Victor Brown, Anita Mead, Denise Minderler, Susan Valentine and LeeAnne Brodhun.  Anyone interested in being considered for appointment to the board should contact the Commissioners Office at 274-8290, extension 207.

New Potter-Tioga Visitor Guide Now Available

February 10th, 2020 Comments off

Copies of the 2020 Visitor Guide and Map, published by the official tourist promotion agency, Visit Potter-Tioga, are now available in the Potter County Community Development office. It’s located in the Gunzburger Building, 1 North Main Street in Coudersport; first office on the right inside front entrance. For more information, call 814-274-8290, ext. 209. The guide is also available at the Pennsylvania Lumber Museum.