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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.


  • Notice of Public Hearing

              PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Village of Sidney Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 6 p.m. in the board room at the Sidney Civic Center, 21 Liberty Street, Sidney, New York, regarding the Site Plan Review of 21 Liberty Street for the Sidney Municipal Apartments. The environmental significance, if any, of the application will be considered by the Planning Board following the public hearing. A copy of the application is on file at the Village Clerk's office for inspection during regular business hours. Communications in writing regarding the application may be filed with the Village Clerk prior to the public hearing or with the Planning Board at the public hearing. Persons with disabilities, who require assistance in attending the public hearing, or in furnishing comments and suggestions, should contact the undersigned to request such assistance.

    Clarissa Riker, Planning Board Secretary


    Posted Sep 22, 2016, 5:50 AM by Village Sidney
  • ACCO Flow Test 9/23/16
    ACCO will be testing Fire Pumps on 9/23/16 which may cause roily or "dirty" water to run. If so run your cold water until it clears. Please contact the Village office with any questions 607-561-2339. 
    Posted Sep 9, 2016, 7:25 AM by Village Sidney
  • Village Water
    Due to an incident on August 18, 2016 some people have been experiencing dirty water. The Village Public Works has been working on rectifying the situation. If you should experience dirty water please contact the Public Works Dept at 561-2329 or the Village office at 561-2339.             
    Posted Aug 22, 2016, 6:13 AM by Village Sidney
  • Village Tax Bills
    Village Property Tax Bills have been mailed out and are due by July 1st at the close of business without penalty. We do accept post marked payments. 
    Posted Jun 3, 2016, 7:25 AM by Village Sidney
  • Yard/Garage Sale Signs
    Please remember to remove the signs when your Yard/Garage sales are over. Many of the poles at the busy intersections of the Village become over loaded. 
    Posted Jun 3, 2016, 7:04 AM by Village Sidney
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