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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.


  • Deputy Treasurer

    Village of Sidney is anticipating an opening for the position of fulltime Deputy Treasurer. Under the direction of the Village Treasurer, an incumbent is responsible for the accounting, collection, custody and disbursement of the Village Treasury. Payroll administration and payable processing are key components of this position. This position may act for and on the behalf of the Village Treasurer, during an absence or inability to act. Duties involve responsibility for supervising and/or participating in the performance of a variety of complex accounting tasks. Supervision may be exercised over clerical employees.  Salary commensurate with experience and ability plus comprehensive benefit package. Municipal experience and post high school training is a plus for advancement possibilities. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. EEOE M/F/H/V Applications are available or resume’s and can be received at the Village Clerk’s office, 21 Liberty St, Sidney, NY 13838 or by email at

    Posted Apr 10, 2017, 6:20 AM by Village Sidney
  • Hydrants
    The Village of Sidney Public Works Crew will start hydrant flushing on Monday April 17th and continuing for about 2 weeks. If your water becomes roily, please run the cold water until it is clear again. Any questions please call the office 607-561-2339.
    Posted Apr 6, 2017, 6:45 AM by Village Sidney
  • Spring Cleanup 2017


    Village WILL ONLY PICK UP:

    BRUSH - Piled neatly at curb - maximum 4” diameter, all ends one way. No large whole trees. No stumps and no items with thorns unless placed in open returnable containers. Quantity limited to 6’ wide x 4’ high x 10’ long.

    LEAVES, GRASS CLIPPINGS, WEEDSTALKS, and HEDGE TRIMMINGS - This material should be placed in open containers or clear bags. All litter, paper and other trash must be separated out. 50 lbs. maximum per bag. No significant amount of animal feces.

    LIMITATION – This is a residential pickup program – maximum 1 truckload per property.



    The Village will provide containers at the Village Garage to receive only the following items:

    These items can be dropped off at the Village Garage, 28 Sherman Ave. on
    Friday or Saturday, May 5th OR 6th , 2017, 8 AM – 3 PM ONLY!

    • Computers (Monitors, Keyboards, etc.) TV’s, Copiers, Fax Machines, Cell Phones, Radios, Microwaves, Gaming Devices, Console Televisions
    • Metal (clean) and non-freon appliances 
    • Tires - Passenger vehicle and small truck tires without rims (max. 16” dia.) - max. 8 tires per household
    • Freon containing appliances: (i.e., refrigerators, freezers. air conditioners, dehumidifiers and other freon units)

    We will accept units with Freon. Freon should not be removed except by a certified reclaimer. Persons furnishing any unit where Freon has already been removed must sign acknowledgment for liability.

    Posted Apr 6, 2017, 5:47 AM by Village Sidney
  • State Wide Burn Ban 2017
    New York State has issued a State Wide Burn Ban effective until May 15, 2017. Please be aware the end date could be extended. 
    Posted Mar 31, 2017, 9:54 AM by Village Sidney
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