i finally got my letter in the mail yeaterday!! i have an appointment with the investigator tomorrow to pick up the permit. it took 3 months. not to bad. dropped off app on january 7th and all of my references replied by the 21st. missed the sherrif 3 times but i finally met with her on march 11th. now i got my aprovial letter on april 10th. i love niagara county.