The Town of Fayette is in the center of the Central Finger Lakes. It stretches between Seneca and Cayuga Lakes, and is bordered at the north by the Seneca-Cayuga Canal.
The Town of Fayette is on the western border of the county and is southeast of Geneva, New York. Seneca was part of the Central New York Military Tract and was first settled around 1790. The town was established from part of the Town of Romulus in 1800 as the "Town of Washington" but adopted the current name in 1803.
Change in Annual Fee
Effective January 1, 2016
Dog License Fees
Altered - $10.00 & UnAltered - $20.00
The Town of Fayette, New York has two vacancies on the Town of Fayette Planning Board (for a regular and an alternate member). The duties of the Town Planning Board are to review and provide comment, recommendations on site plans, special use permits, sub-divisions in accordance with the Town of Fayette’s Zoning and Sub-Division Regulations. The Planning Board meets the fourth Monday of the Month at 7PM at the Town of Fayette Town Offices located at 1439 Yellow Tavern Road, Waterloo, NY 13165. To apply, applicant must be a Town of Fayette resident , submit a cover letter and resume attn. Keith Tidball TOF Planning Board, 1439 Yellow Tavern Road, Waterloo, NY 13165. Further questions contact Katie Nelson, planning board secretary at 315-585-6282.
Town of Fayette Planning Board will meet at 7:00PM on Monday, February 22, 2016 at the Town of Fayette Town Offices located at 1439 Yellow Tavern Road, Waterloo, NY 13165.
Four Public Hearings and a continuation will be held at 7:00PM on Monday, February 22, 2016 at the Town of Fayette Town Offices located at 1439 Yellow Tavern Road, Waterloo, NY 13165. The hearings to be conducted by the Town of Fayette Planning Board.
· Aaron Zimmerman3680 Watts Road, Waterloo, NY 13165, Town of Fayette (Tax Map 20-1-01) regarding a Sub-Division 47.480 acres from 97 acres.
· Charles D & Carolyn A Wimmer 3163 County Road 121, Seneca Falls, NY 13148, Town of Fayette, (Tax Map 13-1-41.21) regarding a multiple Sub-Division; of 22.303 acres into 12.573 acres, 1.895 acres and 7.655 acres.
Grace Church Willowdale – 3886/3874 East Lake Road, Geneva, NY 14456, Town of Fayette (Tax Map 18-2-02) regarding a Sub-Division of the cemetery property from the church. Represented by Michael D. Karlsen Surveyor.
· Johnathan Pulver and Kristine Minguez 1436 West River Road, Waterloo, NY 13165, Town of Fayette (Tax Map 2-1-54.2) regarding a Special Use Permit / Site Plan Review to build a 18’ x 18 Pole Barn Office / Waiting Room on to his business.
· Continuation of the Public Hearing for Thomas Kime 3784 Kime Beach Road, Geneva, NY 14456, Town of Fayette, (Tax Map 18-1-08) regarding a Sub-Division.
All interested parties are welcome to attend and concerns will be heard at this time.
By order of the Town of Fayette Planning Board Katherine “Katie” Nelson Town of Fayette Planning Board Secretary.
The Town of Fayette Town Board Meeting is scheduled Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 7:00 P.M. at 1439 Yellow Tavern Road, Waterloo, New York 13165. Any interested parties or those with business for the Town Board are welcome to attend and be heard contact Cindy Brown - Town Clerk. For the agenda go to the Town Board Page.
LEGAL INFORMATIONAL NOTICE:
The Town of Fayette Assessor's officeis currently doing a data collection project to collect and verify all inventory and data for the town of Fayette. This project will started in mid - August and is continuing through the fall of 2015. This project is currently at the halfway point. There will be NO assessment changes due to this project at this time. This project is to begin the process of starting a revaluation in the Town of Fayette at a later date. If you have any questions please contact your assessor, James Cleere at 315-539-0206. Currently STAR exemption renewals are being done.
***The Newly elected Town Clerk, Cindy Brown will be having the following hours Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 9AM to 2PM and Saturday's 9AM to 12 Noon. ***
The Waterloo Rotary has donated a Free Library for all in our community to enjoy. It is located at the Fayette Town Office
building on 1439 Yellow Tavern Road. The concept behind the library is for all to have access to books. There are books forall age levels. The library is a give and take concept. If you want a book to read stop buy and pick one up. If you have a book you no longer want but think others may enjoy place it in the Free Library. If you really enjoy the book you are welcome to keep it or return it when you are done. We hope that all will enjoy and use the library. It you have any gently used books you would like to donate please feel free to bring into the Town Clerks Office, we especially have a great demand for children's and young reader books.