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2019 Town of Delhi

Posted: 01/09/19

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Delhi Town Board at the January 3, 2019 Organizational Meeting have set forth that monthly meetings will be held on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm at the Delhi Town Hall Building, 5 Elm Street, Delhi New York, unless otherwise stated or advertised. 

TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that at such meeting the official depository for 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/Tax Collector, Town of Delhi

Holiday Closing

Posted: 12/21/18

The Town of Delhi Town Hall will be closed Monday, December 24, 2018 and Tuesday, December 25, 2018. 

We will also  close at noon on Monday, December 31, 2018, and will be closed Tuesday, January 1, 2019. 

We would like to take this time to wish you all a wonderful holiday season filled with happiness and health!!   

Town Council Meetings

Posted: 12/12/18

There will be an end of the year Town of Delhi, Town Council Meeting on Friday, December 28, 2018 at 3:30pm. 


The Town of Delhi Organizational Meeting will be held on January 3, 2019 at 4:30pm.

As always the public is invited to attend.  Thank you. 

We would also like to extend our wishes to all for a happy and healthy holiday season! 

Public Hearing Preliminary Budget 2019

Posted: 10/26/18

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Delhi Town Board will hold a public hearing on the Preliminary 2019 Budget at the Town Hall at 7:15 pm, on the 13th day of November, 2018 and that at such hearing any person may be heard in favor or against the preliminary budget as compiled for or against any item or items therein contained.

Pursuant to Section 108 of the Town Law, the proposed salaries of the town officers are hereby specified as follows:


Supervisor                                 $11,364.08

Councilperson 4 each at              2,817.50

HWY Superintendent                 51,036.96

Town Clerk/Tax Collector          33,564.62

Justice                                           24,811.28

Assessor – Chairperson              16,058.90

Assessors 2 each at                     13,906.88 

 The regular monthly Town Board Meeting will be held at 7:30 pm following the Public Hearing.  

 Dated:  October 23, 2018

By order of the Delhi Town Board     

Elsa Schmitz

Delhi Town Clerk



Posted: 08/08/18

Due to circumstances that could not have been reasonably foreseen which require immediate attention and possible action by the board, and which of necessity make it impracticable to provide notice the Town of Delhi will be holding an Emergency Meeting today, August 8, 2018 at 5:00. 


Posted: 07/31/18

As our community is aware of the controversy surrounding the proposed Delaware County DPW facility, it has been stated that there will be a Public Forum Monday, August 6, 2018 at 6:00pm. The meeting is to be held at the  Delaware County Public Safety Building, 280 Phoebe Lane, Delhi.  The purpose of the meeting is to hear comments on eminent domain and DPW sitings.

This public forum is being held by the Delaware County Board of Supervisors.   

The Town of Delhi urges ALL interested parties to attend.


Posted: 07/11/18

There will be a joint meeting between the Town and Village to be held on July 16, 2018 at 6:00pm, at the Village Hall, 9 Court Street, Delhi.  The purpose of the joint meeting will be to determine the best process of holding another special election on the annexing of the seven properties on State Route 28. 

The public is invited to attend.  Thank you.

Delhi Playground

Posted: 06/20/18

Due to construction of the Delhi Aquatic Center, the town playground will be closed until further notice.

Please note Delaware Academy will graciously open the elementary playground on June 23rd for our community to use during the construction of the pool.

As this is an active construction site the public is advised stay out of the area.

Thank you,

Town Board Town of Delhi


Joint Meeting May 8, 2018 - 7:15pm

Posted: 05/07/18

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a Petition for Annexation of Territory has been proposed comprised of a lot on County Highway 18, from the Town of Delhi to the Village of Delhi, County of Delaware, State of New York.  The lot affected is listed on Exhibit A:

            149.16-1-7.11  County Highway 18, Delhi, NY

A joint meeting between the Town of Delhi and the Village of Delhi will be had on the Petition to initiate annexation at the Town of Delhi, 5 Elm Street, Delhi, NY on May 8, 2018 at 7:15 p.m.


Posted: 04/30/18

PLEASE REMEMBER, April 30th is the last day to pay taxes to the Town of Delhi.  Our office closes at 3:00pm but there is a drop box available for your convenience.  I check the drop box every morning and ANY tax payments in the drop box will be considered on time and be accepted as will payments postmarked April 30th. Thank you! 

An Update on the Proposed Delaware County DPW Facility

Posted: 03/19/18

A resolution has been put forth to vote on the purchase option for the McFarland Farm at the next Delaware County Board of Supervisors Meeting to be held on March 28, 2018.  Town Supervisor Tuthill has gone on record that proceeding on this track will result in lawsuits. 

The Delaware County DPW Committee is now also proposing Eminent Domain on the property across the river to build their proposed bridge.  It should be noted that DPW has stated from the start they would only deal with willing sellers and any other properties not willing to sell would be dropped off the list! 

Joint Meeting Town & Village - April 2, 2018 at 6:00 pm - Village Hall, 9 Court St.

Posted: 03/14/18

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a Petition for Annexation of Territory has been proposed, comprised of seven (7) tax lots on State Highway 28, from the Town to the Village of Delhi, County of Delaware, State of New York.   Lots affected are listed on Exhibit A:

                171.18-4-5.2       18733 State Highway 28, Delhi, NY

                171.18-4-1.2       18718 State Highway 28, Delhi, NY

                171.18-4-1.1       State Highway 28, Delhi, NY

                171.18-4-2.1       State Highway 28, Delhi, NY

                171.18-4-5.1       18693 State Highway 28, Delhi, NY

                171.18-4-2.2       18838 State Highway 28, Delhi, NY

                 A joint meeting between the Village of Delhi and the Town of Delhi will be had on the Petition to initiate annexation at the Delhi Village Hall, 9 Court Street, Delhi, NY  on April 2, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.

Elsa Schmitz

Clerk, Town of Delhi

***Attached on the "Documents" tab you will find the Petition for Annexation***

2018 Election Dates

Posted: 02/28/18

Please note that under the "Documents" section you will find information from the Board of Elections on 2018 election dates.

Presidents Day

Posted: 02/15/18

Please note that the Town offices will be closed Monday in observance of Presidents Day. 


Posted: 01/12/18

Please note that the Town offices will be closed Monday, January 15, 2018 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

“There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because his conscience tells him it is right...” Martin Luther King, Jr. 1968