Town of DeRuyter, New York

DeRuyter Lake

   **New Phone Numbers!**

Due to a cost-saving shared service agreement with Madison County our office numbers have changed. Please use these new numbers to reach the following Town Departments: 

  • 315-367-1350 - Becky Wightman, Town Clerk/Collector
  • 315-367-1351 - Sandra Cirbus, Deputy Town Clerk/Collector
  • 315-367-1352 - Steve Harris, Assessor
  • 315-367-1353 - Roger Cook, Codes Enforcement Officer 
  • 315-367-1355 - Dan Degear, Town Supervisor
  • 315-367-1359 - Town Fax Line

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

  • 315-367-1358 - Sheriff's Field Office

  • 315-852-6272 - Town Highway Department 

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 south 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 to approximately 2,100 during 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

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Comprehensive Planning Survey

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New Gazebo!


Through the efforts of the Community Foundation, Tioughnioga Ruritan, and the Town Board the grounds of the Civic Center now has a gazebo available for public use. The gazebo provides the perfect backdrop for a multitude of outdoor events at no charge. Please stop in to the Town Offices during normal office hours to schedule your event!

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2016 Town Budget

2015 DeRuyter Lake Septic Survey Results

Town of DeRuyter Hazardous Mitigation Plan

Tax Freeze Efficiency Plan

2014 Annual Financial Report

2015 Tentative Assessment Roll

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