Town of DeRuyter, New York

DeRuyter Lake

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
Clerk's Office Hours: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm; 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 

Phone Console

315 / 680 Area Code Overlay:
Beginning February 11, 2017 anyone with a 315 or 680 area code will need to use new calling proceedures for all calls (even calls to a number within your area code). You will now need to enter the area code for all calls.
For example, if you have a DeRuyter local number with the 852 exchange in the 315 area code and want to call another 852 number, you will now have to dial 315-852-xxxx to make this call (note: you do NOT need to dial "1" first). You will only need to dial a "1" first if you are calling a different area code just as before. 
                                          To reach the Town Clerk's office, you now need to dial "315-367-1350" 

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The March meeting of the DeRuyter Town Board has been rescheduled to March 16, 2017 at 7:30 pm. 

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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 
  • 315-367-1355 - 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

                          Sheriff Field Office

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

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2017 Preliminary Town Budget

Baseline Health Study - Sheds Compressor Station

2016 Town Operating Budget

2015 Annual Financial Report

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