Chautauqua County Board of Health will ramp up enforcement of COVID-19 policies

Chautauqua County

(WIVB) – The Chautauqua County Board of Health is ramping up enforcement of COVID-19 rules.

It says social gatherings are driving up case numbers in Chautauqua County.

The board will go after people who host or promote social events.

Offenders will be slapped with a maximum fine of $15,000.

Businesses are also being put on notice. They’ll be fined up to $2,000 a day if they aren’t in line with the state’s rules.

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