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.
TOWN CLERK HOURS ADJUSTED
Monday, 11/23/15 5-8PM
Tuesday, 11/24/15 5-8PM
There will be NO Wednesday 11/25/15 Hours
The Town of Fayette is looking for a Town Historian. The position requires doing research and writing skills. The candidate must have the ability to teach, do public presentations, promote tourism and preserve history. For more information contact Town Councilwoman Coreen Lowry at 315-719-2430.
The Town of Fayette Planning Board will meet on Monday, November 23, 2015 at 7PM at the Town of Fayette Office Building, 1439 Yellow Tavern Road, Waterloo, NY 13165. The following two public hearings will be held:
Jessica Sinicropi – Elias 1530 Marshall Road, Waterloo, NY 13165, Town of Fayette(Tax Map # 3-1-06.12) regarding a Special Use Permit to operate her hair salon; Jessica & Co. on this site.
- Jonas F. Stoltzfus 1884 Leader Road, Waterloo, NY 13165, Town of Fayette regarding a Sub-Division of property located at 4378 Route 414, Seneca Falls, NY 13148, Town of Fayette, (Tax Map #29-1-58)
All interested parties are welcome to attends and concerns will be heard at this time. For the agenda go to the Planning Board Page. By order of the Town of Fayette Planning Board Katherine "Katie" Nelson Town of Fayette Councilwoman / Planning Board Liaison.
The Town of Fayette Town Board Meeting is scheduled Thursday, December 10, 2015 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 Debra Vanni - Town Clerk. For the agenda go to the Town Board Page.
The Town of Fayette Town Board will be holding their year end meeting on Monday December 28, 2015 at 6P.M. at the Town of Fayette Office Building , 1439 Yellow Tavern Road, Waterloo, NY 13165. Any interested parties or those with business for the Town Board are welcome to attend and be heard contact Debra Vanni - Town Clerk. For the agenda go to the Town Board.
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 thefall 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 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.