Highway Department

Highway Superintendent Patrick Zink
1948 Godfrey Hollow Road, Olean NY 14760
716-372-1060 | 716-307-6052 (home)

Deputy Highway Superintendent Scott Nary
1948 Godfrey Hollow Road, Olean NY 14760
716-372-1060 | 716-378-2905 (home)

Full-time Class A Operator/Laborer Doug Lockwood
Full-time Class A Operator/Laborer Jim Rickey
Full-time Class B Operator/Laborer Stan Moore
Part-time Class B Operator/Laborer Ron Tuttle

April 15th - October 14th Monday - Thursday 6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
October 15th - April 14th - Monday - Friday 6:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Maintain 33 miles of road
Plow snow
Mow and trim grass, weeds, and brush
Maintain and repair equipment and vehicles
Maintain road signs
Assist other agencies during natural disasters
Maintain and clean roadside ditches
Maintain drainage and culvert pipes
Pave, patch, and resurface roadways
Removed downed trees
Maintain guide-rails
Assist other municipalities through shared services

There is NO PARKING on any road maintained by the Town of Olean from 12/1 - 3/31 of any year. Snow plowing regulation

No contractor or individual is permitted to push snow across or into a roadway. NYS Vehicle and Traffic Law violation

All roads maintained by the Town of Olean are posted for an 8-ton weight limit.  Any individual or corporation intending to operate a vehicle with a gross weight of 8 or more tons is required to file an application for a Temporary Exemption Permit with the Highway Superintendent.  No hauling will be permitted without a proper permit and financial security. This policy is strictly enforced to protect the roadways within the Town of Olean.

Dig Safely NY
Road Maintenance/Seasonal Roads
Vehicle and Equipment Inventory