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Flood Recovery Buyout Info

Shelly Johnson - Delaware County /FEMA buyouts


Lori DuBord - New York Rising program


John Redente - both programs


Welcome to the Official Website for the Village of Sidney, New York

Sidney is located at the junction of the Susquehanna and Unadilla Rivers in the foothills of the Catskill Mountains. It is situated in the northwest corner of Delaware County, abutting both Chenango and Otsego counties. Sidney is strategically located at the junction of State Route 8, State Route 7 and Interstate 88 connecting cities of Binghamton, Utica and Oneonta.

Sidney is the largest Village in Delaware County with a population of 3,900 residents. It’s largest employers, consisting of Amphenol Corporation, ACCO Corporation, Unadilla Laminated Products, Sidney Central School, and the Tri-Town Regional Hospital, provide a stable job base for its residents. The Village of Sidney maintains the only municipal airport in Delaware County, a police force, a volunteer fire department. The Village has excess capacity in its wastewater treatment facility and is blessed with an abundant supply of quality drinking water as provided to the greater Sidney area by its Water Department. There is also an AM-FM radio station and a weekly newspaper.

Sidney has a growing downtown business district with variety of shops and dinning places. The Village recently developed a Historic District to assist property owners with tax incentives to improve their buildings.

From the Mayor’s Desk

I have been a resident of Sidney since 1973. I taught business in Sidney High School from 1973 through 1983. I have been owner of Video Entertainment Plus since 1983. I was Village Trustee and Deputy Mayor from 1999 until 2011. I have been Mayor from 2011 to present. I also serve on the boards of the Sidney Chamber of Commerce, the Delaware County IDA, Town of Sidney Health Board and United Marketing, Inc.

I am in the Mayor’s office Tuesday’s and Thursday’s from 11 AM – 2 PM. You can reach me by calling 561-2324 or email me at

The Village of Sidney is currently working with residents, business community members, local officials, and planners from NYS to develop a long term strategic plan for our village.


  • Court Clerks

    The Village of Sidney is seeking two part time court clerks.

    Experience is preferred. Salary will be determined according to experience.

    Please send resumes/applications to : or Fax to 607-561-2310

    Mail or hand deliver: Village of Sidney, 21 Liberty Street, Sidney, NY 13838 

    Posted by Village Sidney
  • Public Meeting 12/14/16
    There will be a public meeting in the high school auditorium on December 14th from 6:30 to 8:30 PM to give an overview of Buyout and Elevation programs. We will be discussing the additional options being offered to homeowners in the Buyout program. 

    The following organizations will be available to answer questions:

    Delaware County Planning Department
    Governors Office of Storm Recovery
    2+4 Construction
    Delaware Opportunities
    Village of Sidney Grant Administrative Staff

    Posted Nov 29, 2016, 12:39 PM by Village Sidney
  • Public Meeting 11/30/16
    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) and New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) will hold a public scoping meeting for a study on flood-damage reduction needs. It will be held on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 in the Sidney Memorial Public Library, 8 River Street, at 6:30 PM. General Public is invited to attend. A copy of the hand out with more information can be found on the Village of Sidney's Facebook page or below. 

    Posted Nov 10, 2016, 12:54 PM by Village Sidney
  • Code Enforcement
    As a start to the new year my hours have changed to Monday - Thursday 8 AM to 4 PM. I would also like to let people know of some of the jobs that require permits in the Village of Sidney.

    • Additions 
    • Decks
    • Fence
    • New Heating Installations 
    • Roof - All
    • Pools
    • Solar Systems
    • Most Renovations
    • Signs
    • Demolitions
    • Driveway
    • Garage/Sheds
    • Unregistered Vehicle
    For any questions or concerns contact Village of Sidney Codes at 607-561-2326

    Posted May 18, 2016, 8:34 AM by Village Sidney
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