Departments

The Assessor’s Office is responsible for placing an equitable value on each parcel of land in Lysander. This is achieved each year through annual reassessment as prescribed by the NYS Office of Real Property Services.

The Comptroller’s Office provides an array of services that support the Town’s financial and business operations.

The Dog Control office is located at the Lysander offices at 8220 Loop Road off Route 31. The office is staffed by 2 part-time officers and coverage is provided on a 24×7 basis for pick-up of stray and abandoned dogs. If you believe an emergency situation has occurred, such as a vicious dog attac

The fire department links for fire protection in the Town of Lysander

The Highway Department is a dedicated team that provides snow removal, sweeping and resurfacing of Lysander’s 96-plus miles of roads owned by the Town and 30 miles of County roads. The Highway Department also maintains town-wide drainage, infrastructure, and provides care for abandoned cemeteries

Fine payments: Accepted during the above hours. Fines can be paid by cash, VISA, Mastercard, money order, or bank certified check. Fines paid through the mail must be paid by money order or bank certified check in US funds. We do not accept personal checks.

The Lysander Parks & Recreation Department hopes you find this website to be informative and useful when planning your recreational activities. The Town also publishes three Parks & Recreation brochures via the website.  You can find these in the notices section below.

As one of the fastest growing Towns in New York, this office supports the planning, zoning and codes enforcement functions of Lysander, working closely with the Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA). The Planning Board deals with subdivisions, site plans and controlled site uses.

The Tax Receiver’s office distributes and collects Town, County and School tax bills for all property in Lysander. The office:

The Town of Lysander is governed by a Town Board, comprised of the Town Supervisor and four Councilors elected at-large.

The Town Clerk is the licensing agent as well as custodian of all Town records. The Town Clerk is also responsible for recording the meeting minutes and filing resolutions and local laws with the proper government agencies. It is a diverse office which provides a vast array of services. The Town

The town engineer is responsible for planning, directing, supervising and coordinating professional engineering services for the town. He is primarily concerned with roadways, storm drainage, septic systems, water lines, and bridges. He supervises and inspects town building additions, school code

This section of the Town’s website has been made possible through funding from New York State Office of Parks Recreation and Historical Preservation secured by Senator John DeFrancisco’s Heritage Grant Program, administered by the Cultural Resources Council.

The Town Supervisor is elected to a four-year term of office and is a full time position. The Supervisor is responsible for the day-today operations of town government and is also the Chief Fiscal Officer for the Town of Lysander.

Senior Citizens are a valuable community resource. Canton Woods multipurpose Senior Center meets the challenges facing older Americans by offering stimulating social activities, education and recreation programs, nutrition, health and other activities. Canton Woods – Helping Seniors to remain act