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.
There will be a rabies clinic at the Hancock Town Hall on Tuesday, April 9, 2019 from 7 pm to 8:30 pm. There will be a rabies clinic at the East Branch Fire Department on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 from 7 pm to 8:30 pm.
all Town of Hancock taxpayers.
The Resolution published herewith has been adopted on the 4th day of December, 2018, and the validity of the obligation herein authorized may be hereafter contested only if such obligation was authorized for an object or purpose for which the Town of Hancock is not authorized to expend money, or if the provisions of law which should have been complied with as of the date of publication of this notice, were not substantially complied with, and an
action, suit or proceeding contesting such validity is commenced within twenty  days after the date of publication of this notice, or such obligations were authorized in violation of the provisions of the constitution.
CLERK OF THE TOWN OF HANCOCK
Town Court Hours
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.
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.
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.
Telephone numbers for the Tax Collector Barbara McGraw - 607-637-4938 (Evenings Only). There is also a telephone number just for the Town Court - 607-637-3650
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).
Statutory Installment Bond Resolution OF THE TOWN OF HANCOCK AUTHORIZING ISSUANCE OF STATUTORY INSTALLMENT BOND OF THE TOWN OF HANCOCK, DELAWARE COUNTY, NEW YORK, IN THE AMOUNT OF
ONE HUNDRED EIGHTY-FIVE THOUSAND AND NO/100S DOLLARS [$185,000.00]
New York State Markets and Agriculture Law regarding domestic animals. PDF 1.3 MBs.
EARLY NOTICE, AND PUBLIC REVIEW
THE EARLY NOTICE, AND PUBLIC REVIEW OF THE PROPOSED ACTIVITY LOCATED IN A 100-YEAR FLOOD PLAIN IN HANCOCK, NEW YORK CAN BE DOWNLOADED AND VIEWED HERE. PDF FORMAT, 60 KB FILE SIZE.
Building Permit Renewal- $40.00
By order of the Hancock Town Board
Download a Building Permit Application in PDF format by clicking here
For immediate Release:
Town of Hancock Explores Residential Bulk Electricity Purchasing Program
Program will help lower residential electricity rates and protect consumers from predatory marketers
At one public session
to be held at Town Hall on Wednesday, November 29th residents of
the Town of Hancock can learn about Community Choice
Aggregation, the new residential bulk electricity purchasing
program. The session will be held at 6 PM at Hancock Town Hall,
661 West Main Street, Hancock, NY 13783. Residents are
encouraged to bring their questions and electricity bills.
JUNK CARS IN THE TOWN OF HANCOCK
Please be advised that “In accordance with the new Property Maintenance Code of New York State, which the Town of Hancock participates in, under Section - 302.8 – Motor vehicles - “Except as provided for in statute or other regulations, two or more inoperative or unlicensed motor vehicles shall not be parked, kept or stored on any premises, and no vehicle shall at any time be in a state of major disassembly, disrepair or in the process of being stripped or dismantled. Painting of vehicles is prohibited unless conducted inside an approved spray booth. This law is enforced by the Town of Hancock, it is subject to appearance tickets for the Town of Hancock Court and also may include $1,000 (one thousand dollar) per day fine or imprisonment – each day is a separate offense – if violations are not remedied. Any questions, please contact Thomas Zampolin, Town of Hancock Code Enforcement Officer at 607-637-3651.
Dog Control Officer Contact #
If you need to contact the Dog Control Officer please use his cell phone number only. 607- 624-5616.
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