Bulletin Board is where you'll find notices regarding
Special Town Meetings,
Emergency Information, and other items of importance to the community.
It's also the place to put in your 2 cents. Just e-mail us your comments, events,
complaints or thoughts about anything that has to do with the Town of Hancock
and we'll be glad to post them here for the world to see.
FLAGS FOR TOWN OF HANCOCK VETERANS
Flags for the graves of Veterans buried in the Town of Hancock will be available at the Town Clerk’s Office. The Town Clerk’s Office is located at 661 West Main Street, Hancock; flags can be picked up during regular Office Hours 8:30 – 12:30 and 1:30 – 4:30 Monday through Friday.
For Town Meeting to be held, 5/3/2022.
Click here to view agenda for town meeting of 5/3/2022.
NOTICE OF SALE OF PROPERTY: TOWN OF HANCOCK GOLF COURSE
Notice and procedure regarding the sale of The Town of Hancock Golf Course. To view details click here. 77 KB
LEGAL NOTICE- Grievance Procedure
Notice to Residents of Town Of Hancock
The Town fully endorses state and federal law regarding barrier free access to public facilities including the Town Of Hancock Town Hall.
The Town of Hancock, Delaware County has established an ADA (Section
Grievance Procedure. Any person with
concerns about handicap access to the Town Of Hancock Town Hall
may contact the Town Clerk to obtain a copy of the Town's ADA (Section
Ann L. Green,
Town of Hancock
BE IT RESOLVED that the Town
Board does hereby prepare and approve as Preliminary Budget for the Town
of Hancock for the fiscal year beginning January 1, 2022 the itemized
statement of the Estimated Revenues and Expenditures are now on file in
the Office of the Town Clerk where they will be available for inspection
by all interested persons during regular office hours and
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this Town Board shall meet at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, November 3, 2021 in the Town Office Building 661 West Main Street, Hancock, New York for the purpose of holding a Public Hearing upon such Preliminary Budget at 7:00 PM and
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Town Clerk give notice of such a hearing in the manner provided in Section 108 of the Town Law. The proposed salaries of the following Town Officers are hereby specified as follows:
Town Supervisor - $11,209.31
Deputy Town Supervisor - $5,740.08
Councilmen 3 @ $3,060.00
Justice - $11,888.25
Supt. of Highways - $67,970.66
Town Clerk – $42,203.62
Tax Collector - $5,613.49
By order of the Town Board.
Dated: October 14, 2021
Ann L. Green, Town Clerk
Effective August 16, 2021
Until further notice, MASKS will be required to enter the Town Hall at all times, regardless of vaccination status.
2022 Final Assessment
The Public Survey
Public Survey. Click on the following link to take the Delaware County Hazard Mitigation Plan Update survey. Take survey here. It will take you off the Hancock Town web site. Click this link to return to this site. https://hancockny.org/ It is not mandatory to take this survey, but helpful for the town in its preparation for natural disasters.
hunting and fishing licenses
Due to the recent changes made by NYS
DEC License Sales, please be advised that NYS hunting and
fishing licenses will no longer
be sold at the Town Hall effective
Town Court Hours
HANCOCK TOWN COURT - HON. MICHAEL T.
LUNCH DAILY 12:30-1:00
JUSTICE COURT IS CLOSED: ALL FEDERAL HOLIDAYS!!!!!!
Board Meeting Notice:
Our Regular Board Meetings will are held at The Town Office building at 661 West Main Street, Hancock, New York - Town Board meetings will begin at 7:00 PM. Board Meetings are usually held on the First Tuesday of the month. Call the Town Clerk if you'd like to be put on the agenda. This schedule is subject to change.
Transfer Station Hours:
The transfer station will be open from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm Monday through Saturday. We have resumed accepting TVs and Computer Monitors.
Town Clerk Hours:
The Town Clerk hours will be extended until 6:30 pm on the first Tuesday of each month (to correspond with regularly scheduled Town Board Meetings).
Reporting Resolutions for 2020, 2021 and 2022.
Standard Work Day and Reporting
Resolution for Elected and Appointed Officials. Standard
Work Day and Reporting Resolution for Elected and Appointed
Officials Continuation Form.
Tax Bill Information
The Name and Address of the tax collector was omitted from this year's tax bill. It is as follows:
2021-22 STATE HUNTING & TRAPPING SEASONS: MAPS & REGULATIONS
This link will leave this site. https://www.dec.ny.gov/docs/wildlife_pdf/huntseason21.pdf
RESOLUTION 03022021A ADOPTION OF THE TOWN OF HANCOCK CONTINUATION OF OPERATIONS PLAN SPECIFIC TO A PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY INVOLVING A COMMUNICABLE DISEASE
WHEREAS, the spread of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has caused a public health emergency throughout the United States and indeed the world; and
WHEREAS, amendments to the NYS Labor Law Education Law require all public employers to be prepared for a public health emergency involving a communicable disease by requiring the drafting and publication of a Continuation of Operations Plan for use during such an emergency; and
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Town of Hancock hereby adopts the above referenced Continuation of Operations Plan, effective immediately; and
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the finalized plan be published in conspicuous locations within the Town as well as on the municipal website and employee handbook (if applicable)
Jerry Vernold ___aye ___nay
STATE OF NEW
I have compared the preceding copy with the original Resolution on file in this office adopted by the Town board of Hancock at a regular meeting held March 2, 2021, and I DO HEREBY CERTIFY the same to be correct transcript therefrom and of the whole of the original. I further certify the vote thereon was as above.
Witness my hand and the seal of the Town of Hancock, this 2nd day of March, 2021.
Ann L. Green,
Current Transfer Station Stickers Mandatory
As of April 6, 2021 the Town Of Hancock Transfer
Station will no longer accept trash without a proper permit.
You may apply for a 2021 Transfer Station permit at
the Transfer Station. Simply ask the attendant.
Upon completion of the application, please deposit
the application along with a check into the mail slot at the Town Of
Hancock Offices at;
January 5, 2016 – Building Permit Fees for the Town of Hancock have
Building Permit Renewal- $40.00
By order of the Hancock Town Board
Download a Building Permit Application in PDF format by clicking here
Dog Control Officer Contact #
If you need to contact the Dog Control Officer please use his cell phone number only. 607- 624-5616.
for the Tax Collector Kelia Mason is (607) 637-8157. eMail is
All dogs must be licensed - 4 months and older - You must have a valid rabies certificate to license your dog - It is against the law to let dogs run free in Public areas or on other people's property.
New York State Markets and Agriculture Law regarding domestic animals. PDF 1.3 MBs.
JUNK CARS IN THE TOWN OF HANCOCK