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Remembering Frank Bovee


Frank BoveeThe Town of Delhi would like to acknowledge the service that Frank Bovee performed for the town. Assessor Chairman Frank Bovee, who served the Town for 44 years, passed away on December 12, 2022.

His obituary can be found at


Public Notice


Public Notice

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE,  that the Delhi Town Board at the January 3, 2023 Organizational Meeting have set forth that monthly board meetings will be held on the second Monday of each month at 7:00pm  at the Delhi Town Hall Building, 5 Elm Street, Delhi New York, unless otherwise stated or advertised.

 The PAC Committee (Pool Advisory Council) meetings will be held on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm at the Delhi Town Hall Building, 5 Elm Street, Delhi New York, unless otherwise stated or advertised. 

The Town of Delhi Planning Board meets monthly the 4th Monday of each month at 6:30pm unless otherwise stated.

The Town of Delhi Zoning Board of Appeals meets as necessary and advertises prior to.

TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that at such meeting the official depository for the funds of Supervisor, Justice Court, Town Clerk and Tax Collector shall be the Delaware National Bank of Delhi.  AND, the Town of Delhi Supervisor shall invest all idle funds as recommended by the Department of Audit and Control and the State of New York.

ALSO NOTED, the official newspaper for the Town of Delhi shall be The Reporter.

By Order of the Town Board

Elsa Schmitz

Town Clerk/Collector Town of Delhi

Enhanced Star


Anyone turning 65 years of age in 2023 must file for Enhanced Star prior to March 1, 2023.  Forms are available at the Assessor's office, please contact 607-746-8843 or email  






The Town of Delhi Town Council announced last evening that they have received the Certificate of Inspection for the Town Playground.  As such the council decided on a “soft opening” of the playground effective immediately. An official grand opening will be announced in the spring. 

Public Hearing / Special Board Meeting - October 25, 2022


 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Public Hearing will be held before the Town Board for the Town of Delhi at the Delhi Town Hall, 5 Elm Street, Delhi on the 25th day of October 2022, at 6:00 p.m., regarding the adoption of a Local Law to Override the Tax Levy Limit established in General Municipal Law §3-c.   This law is being proposed to comply with subdivision 5 of the General Municipal Law §3-c which expressly authorizes the Town Board to override the tax levy limit by the adoption of a local law approved by vote of at least sixty percent (60%) of the Town Board.  At such time and place all persons interested in the subject matter thereof will be heard concerning the same. 

TAKE FURTHER NOTICE a Special Meeting of the Town Board will follow directly after the Public Hearing. 

Copies of the proposed law shall be available at the time of the hearing and shall be available at times prior to and after the hearing at the Town Clerk’s Office during normal business hours for the purpose of inspection or procurement by interested persons.

The proposed Local Law to Override the Tax Levy Limit Established in General Municipal Law §3-c establishes the Delhi Town Board’s intent to override the limit on the amount of real property taxes that may be levied by the Town of Delhi.

Dated: October 6, 2022

Delhi, N.Y.

For: October 25, 2022

By Order of Town Board

Town of Delhi


Elsa Schmitz

Town Clerk, Town of Delhi

Budget Workshops


Town Council will hold Budget Workshops at the Town Hall at 5 Elm Street on the following dates:

Tuesday, September 27 at 5 pm
Thursday, October 6 at 6 pm
Thursday, October 13 at 6 pm
Tuesday, October 18 at 5 pm

Playground Officially Still Closed


The Town of Delhi Playground continues to be closed as we are waiting for a required Safety Compliance Inspection Report to be performed by Parkitect for our insurance company.  Once this is received, the town will hold a grand opening celebration.

Conserve Energy During Extreme Weather Conditions


During extreme weather conditions, like the intense heat we experienced last week, NYSGEG monitors their substation equipment. The current demand for energy + high temperatures puts additional stress on the system in the county. You can help by conserving power as much as you can.

You can do this by not running major appliances until after 8 pm, turning off lights when you leave a room, turning up the thermostat by a few degrees, and ensuring your AC filters are clean and clear.



The Town of Delhi Highway Department will be closing Webster Brook Road in the Town of Delhi for the replacement of a large culvert beginning on Monday, July 25th.  The closure will be one mile from State Highway 10 and the roadway will remain closed an estimated one month time period due to the required time needed for the concrete to cure before back fill. The new arch radius structure will replace the failing existing culvert that is currently in place and causing hazards to the roadway and making for unsafe driving surfaces.

All traffic past the work zone will need to choose the alternate route of travel to Scotch Hill Road in the Town of Kortright until the construction project is completed.

The Town of Delhi would like to thank everyone for their cooperation to make this important improvement possible for the safety of all and apologize for any inconveniences during the road closure project. Contact can be made to the Town of Delhi Highway at (607) 746-2237 with any questions or concerns on this project.




PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Town of Delhi will be accepting bids for:

ITEM #3 - #2 Heating Oil – Price delivered to Delhi Town Hall and Highway Garage.

Bid will be a fixed price; any/all fees must be included.


All items must meet New York State specifications and must be in a sealed envelope clearly marked “Bid for Item #____.”  All bidders shall conform to Section 1030 by including non-collusion Bidding Certificate as stated in General Municipal Law.  All bids must be submitted on a bidding form using one form for each item bid.  Forms may be picked up at the office of the Delhi Town Clerk.

Sealed bids must be received at the office of Town Clerk, 5 Elm Street, Delhi New York no later than Monday, August 8, 2022 by 3:00pm. Bids will be publicly opened and read at 7:00pm, on Monday, August 8, 2022 at the regular monthly board meeting of the Town of Delhi.

The Town of Delhi reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to accept only those most advantageous of the Town of Delhi.


Dated: July 11, 2022

By Order of the Delhi Town Council
Elsa Schmitz, Town Clerk
Town of Delhi

Emergency Meeting to discuss the Town Pool


The Town of Delhi will be holding an Emergency Meeting on Thursday, June 30, 2022, at 6:00pm at the Delhi Town Hall, 5 Elm Street to discuss the Town Pool personnel issues and possible hiring.

Assessment Roll - Notice of Filing Completed


Notice of Filing Completed

Assessment Roll

     Pursuant to Section 516 of the Real Property Tax Law, Notice is hereby given that the Final Assessment roll for the Town of Delhi, County of Delaware, for the year 2022 has been completed by the undersigned Assessors. A certified copy thereof will be filed in the office of the Town Clerk on the 1st day of July 2022, where the same will remain open to public inspection.

Dated July 1, 2022

Frank Bovee

D. Joe Gifford

James Corcoran

Assessors, Town of Delhi

2022 Delhi Youth Sports


The Town of Delhi will be offering swimming lessons this summer. The registration form can be found at Pre-registration is required and space is limited. The children of Delhi and Meredith will receive one free three-week session. We will have 2 sessions this summer. The first session will begin on June 27 and go through July 15. The deadline to register is Wednesday, June 22. The second session will begin on July 18 and go through August 5. The deadline to register is Wednesday, July 13. Each class is 30 minutes long and will be held Monday through Friday between 8:30 a.m. and noon. Email if you have any questions. All registration forms must be returned to the Delhi Town Clerk at 

Here are other opportunities for summer youth sports this summer.


The Village of Delhi will be hosting the Mayor’s Cup 3 x 3 Basketball Tournament on Saturday, July 16 starting at 9:00 AM at SUNY Delhi’s Outdoor Basketball courts (rain location is Delaware Academy High School) and Hoyt Park in the Village of Delhi (rain location Delaware Academy Elementary School). Those in grade 7 and older in the fall of 2022 will play at SUNY Delhi, and children in grades 3 through 6 will play at Hoyt Park. The cost for preregistration is $50 per team by July 1.  Teams can include 3-4 players. Download the application here then mail it with payment to Mayor’s Cup 3 x 3 Basketball Tournament at P.O Box 22 Delhi, NY 13753. Checks can be made payable to Mayor’s Cup 3 x 3 Basketball Tournament. If you have any questions, please call Tom Smith for the SUNY Delhi / DA Location at (518) 641 - 9176, or Laura Gioffe for the Hoyt Park / DA Location at (607) 434 - 7876.

Summer Youth Basketball is right around the corner. The program will run from June 20 through July 27 for children going into third through 9th grades at the Village of Delhi Outdoor basketball court in Hoyt Park behind Part Plus. A donation of $10 per child would be greatly appreciated. Only checks made out to the VIllage of Delhi will be accepted. The program is designed to have children learn skills and play different games. If you need more information, contact Jerry Cheshire at (607) 221-2638 or or follow Delhi Youth Summer Basketball on Facebook. 


Delhi Summer Youth Volleyball will be held for children ages 6-18.  The program will run on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from June 22 through July 14 at 5 p.m. in the Middle School gym for Elementary school children and 6 p.m. for Middle and High school students. If you are interested in playing or have questions, contact Savannah Wake at or call 607 267-0054.  Registration forms will be completed on the first night.  Weather permitting, play will occasionally be held on the outdoor sand court.


Thirty minutes classes are held Monday – Friday 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. No classes will be held on the 4th of July. The swim Team runs from 10 am to 11 am. Class times will be emailed out. Classes include Red Cross Levels I – VI, Adult, Parent & Child, Diving, and Swim Team. The cost is $60.00. Find more info and registration forms at To register make checks payable to “SUNY Delhi” and submit to John Kolodziej at SUNY Delhi Swimming Pool, 209 Kunsela Hall, 454 Delhi Drive, Delhi, NY 13753. For additional information contact John Kolodziej at (607)-746-4263 or email


The College Golf Course at Delhi is offering the popular Junior Golf program open to new and experienced junior golfers ages 6 to 16 and will include one-hour weekly group lessons based on age, ability, etc. The staff will place students into groups. 5 year-olds may be accepted based on availability. Instruction is provided by Head Golf Professional Dave Arehart PGA, Instructor Jim Lees PGA, and Assistant Golf Professional Joe Burgin. Registration is required and limited on a first-come, first-served basis.  The registration form and additional information can be found at  The program will take place every Thursday in July, the 7, 14, 21, 28, and August 4. Groups will be assigned a time and play a set number of holes based on ability. The most experienced junior golfers will check in at 7:45 a.m. and play 5 or 9 holes. Junior golfers with some experience will check in at 8:30 a.m. and play 3 holes. The least experienced junior golfers will check in at 9:30 a.m. and play 1 or 2 holes and hit on the range.  All groups play for about an hour and 15 minutes each week. The cost is $40 for the entire five-week program. Families can register siblings from the same family for $40 for the first child, then $25 per additional child. Equipment can be provided if necessary. Parents and guardians are welcome to stay on the property but are asked to remain on the clubhouse patio. Parents or guardians of our youngest junior golfers (ages 5-10) must stay on the property the entire time of the lesson. The program will end with a brief, socially distanced awards ceremony held at 11 a.m. on the last day. To volunteer or make a donation, contact Bobbi Burgin at 607-832-4857. Mail or drop off the completed registration form with payment to the pro shop. Payment must be received with registration prior to the first day of the program. Please contact or 607-746-4653 with any questions. 


Delhi Village Tennis lessons will start on Thursday, July 7, and run through Friday, August 5 from 8 a.m. until 11 a.m. at the SUNY Delhi Tennis Courts. Classes are Monday, Thursday, and Friday, 8:30 am - 11:00 am. Participants should bring a tennis racket, one new can of balls, a water bottle and wear comfortable shoes. For more information, and to register email Eileen Kline at or call or text (607) 643-1716. There is a $20 fee payable to the Village of Delhi.


Planning has begun for the 2022 Pee Wee Football season. Once again this year they will be participating in the Quad County Football League with games being held on Saturday and Sunday, both home and away. Practice will tentatively begin on August 15, and the season will kick off on the second weekend in September. Find more info on Facebook in the group Delhi Pee Wee Football. All players must be at least 4 years old on or before November 1, 2022, and cannot be 13 on or before November 1, 2022. Players ages four, five, and six may play flag football. Players seven, eight, and nine years of age shall be assigned to the Junior Division. Players ten, eleven, and twelve years of age shall be assigned to the Senior Division. If you have any questions please give Chris Maney a call at 607-746-2964 after 5:00 pm. 


There will be 2 teams consisting of 10 cheerleaders per team max. This is first come first serve. All participants must be at least 6 years old on or before November 1, 2022, and cannot be in 13 on or before November 1, 2022, and cannot be going into 7thGrade. Signups for Cheerleading will be held on Friday, June 24 from 6:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the Delhi American Legion Pavilion. Entry fee for each player is $15.00 and is due at the time of sign-up. We are hopeful that practice will begin on August 16, 2022, and the season will kick off on the first weekend after Labor Day in September. If you have any questions, please give Chris Maney a call at 607-746-2964 after 5:00 pm.

Delhi Town Pool Opens on Saturday, May 28


The Delhi Town Pool, located at the Delhi American Legion, will open for the season over Memorial Day weekend.

Hours are as follows:

  • Saturday, May 28 from 12-7 pm - Get info about Summer Swimming lessons!
  • Sunday, May 29 from 12-7 pm
  • Monday, May 30 from 12-7 pm
  • Weekdays in June from 3:30-7 pm
  • Weekends in June from 12-7 pm

Contact the Recreation Director at with any questions.