Wednesday, May 04, 2016

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Upcoming Meetings
Rec/Youth Commission: 4/27
Conservation Board: 4/26
Agriculture Committee: 5/11
Planning Board: 4/28
Genung Nature Preserve Along a mile of Fall Creek as it takes a great loop on its way to Cayuga Lake, the Genung Preserve is open for people to explore an easy trail through various habitats and enjoy a quiet respite from the noise of everyday life.
Welcome Welcome to Dryden! Our quality of life, trails, natural beauty and excellent services make Dryden top the list of towns to love in Tompkins County. Come see what we have to offer-you may be surprised!

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Clean Energy Standard (CES) Program

The New York State Public Service Commission is developing a Clean Energy Standard program.   Click here for more information and upcoming informational sessions.


The Town of Dryden will be holding a special election on May 3rd to determine whether the Town will purchase a 15 acre parcel of land located on Pinckney Road directly across Fall Creek from Campbell Meadow. The Town Board passed Resolutions 40 and 41 on January 21, 2016 authorizing the purchase of the parcel and the use of funds from the Recreation Reserve Fund. On March 31, 2016 they further passed resolution 76 calling for a public referendum thereby allowing Town residents to vote on the acquisition.

Anyone registered to vote by April 28th, 5 PM, with the Tompkins County Board of Elections will be eligible to vote on May 3rd.

Click here to see the minutes of the Town Board meeting where the Recreation Reserve Fund was established (beginning on page 3).

…”1.     Pursuant to General Municipal Law 6-c, there be and hereby is established a Capital Reserve Fund for the purpose of accumulating all or part of the costs related to the development and/or improvement of recreation facilities, fields, parks, trails, and other related assets of the Town of Dryden.”

Click here to see a map of the the parcel, including review of selection criteria.

Click here to see the Conservation Board minutes regarding this purchase.

Click here to see the press release re: County support.

Click here for a map of the Town of Dryden showing where to vote.

Click here to review the ballot.


Next Town Board Meeting


 5/12/16 @ 7:00 PM: Abstract & Agenda Meeting

 5/19/16 @ 7:00 PM: Business Meeting

Documents being reviewed at meetings can be found here.


New Recreation Program Guide is here! Online Registration now open!

The Spring 2016 Recreation Program Guide is here!

Please click here to view it.

To register online, go to to log in or create your account to register today!

Storm Water

Attention Tompkins County Farmers! Southern Tier Agricultural Industry Enhancement Program Funding Available

Click Here for more information!


P: 607-844-8888 
F: multiple - check with the department 

Department Extensions:
Town Court- ext1
Planning-Code- ext2
Town Clerk- ext3
Recreation- ext4
Highway-DPW- ext5
Town Supervisor- ext6
Bookkeeping-Personnel- ext7