Town of DeRuyter, New York


Welcome to DeRuyter, NY!!

The Town of DeRuyter is located in the heart of Central New York on State Route 13 in the southwest corner of Madison County.  The Village of DeRuyter is about 20 miles northeast of Cortland and about 30 miles southeast of Syracuse. The east branch of the Tioughnioga River flows through the Town. DeRuyter Lake which is about 2 miles long and 3/4's of a mile wide at its widest point, is located 3 miles north of the Village. The Town has an official 2010 population of 1,589 (Village population of 558) which swells with seasonal lake residents during the summer months.

DeRuyter Town Offices are located on the first floor of the Genevieve D. Staley Civic Center.

Physical Address: 735 Utica Street, DeRuyter, NY 13052
Mailing Address: PO Box 394, DeRuyter, NY 13052
Clerk's Office Hours: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm; 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 

New York State Citizen Preparedness Training:
New York State is offering its Citizen Preparedness Training for area reseidents on Monday, March 18, 2019 at 6:30 pm at the DeRuyter Central School Small Gymnasium.  This two-hour training will give residents the tools and resources to prepare for any type of disaster and to respond accordingly and recover quickly. Advance Registration to this event is required. Please follow the link below and complete the on-line form - remember to select "DeRuyter - Madison Co. - Monday, March 18, 2019" under the Course Selection Tab.

Click Here for the Course Registration Form

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   Town Phone Numbers

                                    Town Offices 

  • 315-367-1350 - Becky Marshall, Town Clerk/Collector
  • 315-367-1351 - Deputy Town Clerk/Collector (Office Vacant)
  • 315-367-1352 - Steve Harris, Assessor
  • 315-367-1353 - Roger Cook, Codes Enforcement Officer 
  • 315-367-1354 - Walt Cook, Highway Superintendent
  • 315-367-1355 - Dan Degear, Town Supervisor
  • 315-367-1359 - Town Fax Line

                                 Town Court

  • 315-367-1356 - Judge VanNordstrand
  • 315-367-1357 - Judge Fox
  • 315-852-9701 - Town Court Fax Line

                           Town Highway

  •  315-852-6272 - Highway Department Office
  •  315-367-1354 - Walt Cook, Highway Superintendent

                          Sheriff Field Office

  • 315-367-1358 - Field Office (non-emergency) 

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Recently Uploaded Files:

2019 Adopted Town Budget

NOTICE: 2018 - 2019 Seasonal Road Closures

2017 Annual Financial Report

2018 State of the Town

Comprehensive Plan Survey Results

Baseline Health Study - Sheds Compressor Station

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