Effective 3/19/2020, by order of the Town Board, the Town of Edwards will be shutting down all non-essential activity.


Town Offices will be closed to the public and all business will be conducted via phone, email and or regular mail. There is also a drop box.



  • Water/Sewer & Court Clerk: (Sharee) Phone: 315-562-3704, fax: 315-562-2010 - sdl@tds.net


  • Highway Department: Employees will not be required to report to work unless directed by the Highway Supervisor and will only be called in for essential services. Phone: 315-562-3265 or 315-767-1615 - edwardshwy@tds.net.


  • Code Enforcement Officer: will operate via phone and email from home. Phone: 315-323-3671- rwhitford3@gmail.com.



  • Town Court will be closed until 4/21/2020, anyone needing to address the Court can do so by phone or email.  Phone 315-562-3274, email sdl@tds.net.


  • The Park will remain closed until further notice. 


The regular Town Board meeting scheduled for April 8th, 2020 will be held in closed session. Board members only, to approve payment of necessary bills and discuss continued steps regarding the current shut down. All other business will be tabled until the Town returns to business as usual. 


The Town Board asks that all residents exercise caution and practice preventative measures as suggested by Public Health and the CDC. We are hopeful that this pandemic will pass in a timely fashion and the Town will be able to resume business as usual.



Jan Lennox

Supervisor, Town of Edwards

Highway Department Notices


The following roads in the Town of Edwards will be claimed as seasonal use only. There will be no winter maintenance on the following roads from December 1st to April 1st:   Ames Road, Bingo Road, Stammerville Road & Thomlinson Road.

Per Local Law #8 of the year 2014: The Parking of vehicles is hereby prohibited on all streets and highways within the boundaries of the former Village of Edwards between the hours of 2:00AM to 7:00AM from November 1st to May 1st of each year.

All in violation can be towed at owner’s expense.  A violation of this article shall constitute a traffic infraction and any person convicted of a violation shall be punished by a fine of not more than fifty dollars ($50.00) for the first conviction, and by a fine of not more than one hundred dollars ($100.00) for a second conviction within one (1) year, and by a fine of not more than one hundred fifty dollars ($150.00) for a third conviction within a one year period.

~ Town of Edwards, Duane Sykes, Highway Superintendent

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Town of Edwards, New York

161 Main Street
Edwards, NY 13635
Tel: 315-562-3400
Fax: 315-562-2010

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