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MAYVILLE – Two additional community drug forums on the growing epidemic of opiate abuse in Chautauqua County have been announced by  Chautauqua County Executive Vince Horrigan. 

The forums will be bmembers and will be held Aug. 4 from 9 a.m. to noon at Jamestown Community College, Carnahan Building, 525 Falconer St., Jamestown, and 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Jamestown Community College North County Training Center, 10807 Bennett Road, Dunkirk.  No pre-registration is required.

A steering committee on the issue was formed when the first task force met last March. The next step is organizing focus groups on law enforcement, courts, the media, treatment and advocacy.