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Halloween Hours Announced for the City of Olean

October 24, 2018—Olean— Halloween in the City of Olean will be celebrated on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 from 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.

“Residents who plan to hand out treats should turn on their porch lights during those two hours,” Mayor Aiello said. “In addition citizens who are driving should exercise extreme caution--many of Olean’s younger residents will be in costumes and will be crossing the streets.”

Safety is important on Halloween. The American Academy of Pediatrics makes a number of suggestions regarding trick-or-treating, including:

For more information and other suggestions regarding Halloween please see the website of the American Academy of Pediatrics: www.aap.org. You may also contact the Olean Police Department Juvenile Officer, Sgt. Jason Hlasnick at 716-376-5680 for more information about Halloween Safety.

“We are hoping for a nice weather on Halloween and hope our residents have good time throughout the day,” Mayor Aiello added.

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