Main Street Finalized Design

View Sidney's Main Street Green Infrastructure Design Diagram

Pay Village Property Taxes Online

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.





    Public Hearing Regarding Cable Franchise

    for the Village of Sidney


    Notice is hereby given that the Village of Sidney will hold a public hearing regarding a cable franchise agreement.  The public hearing will take place on February 25, 2019 at 7 p.m. in the board room in the Civic Center located at 21 Liberty Street.  Citizens are invited to testify.  The purpose of the public hearing is to review the proposed agreement from Delhi Telephone Company.  Please call the Village Clerk’s office with any questions 607-561-2339



                                                                                                     Sheena N. Dorsey


    Posted Feb 15, 2019, 8:05 AM by Village Sidney
  • March 2019 Elections
    PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the following positions will be filled at the 2019 Village Election to be held on Tuesday, March 19, 2019:

    Two (2) Trustee positions for a four (4) year term each

    One (1) Mayor position for a four (4) year term.

    Dated:Nov. 19, 2018
    Sheena N. Dorsey
    Village Clerk

    Posted Nov 27, 2018, 9:13 AM by Village Sidney
  • Parking Law During Winter Months

    We have had a few calls on parking during winter months over the past week... Please contact the office with any questions.

    Section 202-10 All-night parking prohibited - 
    No vehicle shall be parked on any street or highway in the Village between the hours of 12:01 am and 7 am from the first day of November to the 15th day of April of the following year.

    Posted Nov 9, 2018, 1:13 PM by Village Sidney
  • Part-Time Recreation Director
    The Village of Sidney is looking for a Part-Time Recreation Director who will be available a few nights, weekends and some business hours. No more than 29 hours per week, no benefits, vacation, sick or holiday pay included. Good communication skills are a must. Some duties will include lining fields, coordinating meetings, games and practices. Two years Physical Education major OR four years experience are required. Please email your resumes to or pick up an application at the Village Clerk's Office located at 21 Liberty Street, Sidney, NY 13838
    Posted Oct 30, 2018, 9:42 AM by Village Sidney
  • Halloween 2018
    Trick-or-Treating will be from 5 pm to 8 pm on the 31st. Everyone be safe and stay warm!
    Posted Oct 17, 2018, 10:57 AM by Village Sidney
  • Railroad Repairs
    Norfolk Southern will be closing the Union St Railroad crossing on Thursday October 4, 2018 for repairs. It will be closed until further notice.
    Posted Oct 3, 2018, 11:15 AM by Village Sidney
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