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Upcoming Meetings Genung Nature Preserve Welcome
Upcoming Meetings
Rec/Youth Commission: 1/24
Conservation Board: 1/30
Agriculture Committee: 1/10
Planning Board: 1/25
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!

Latest News

Citizens Committee for the BridgeNY Grant Projects

The first meeting of the Citizens Committee for the BridgeNY Grant Projects will be held:

Monday, January 22, 2018
6:00 PM
Varna Community Center

All interested parties are invited to attend.

Next Town Board Meeting

TownBoardMeeting  1/4/18 @ 7:00 PM:  Annual Reorganizational Meeting

 1/11/18 @ 7:00 PM: Abstract & Agenda Meeting

1/18/18 @ 7:00 PM: Business Meeting

Documents being reviewed at meetings can be found here.


Pay your 2018 Town & County property taxes online

If you would like to pay your property taxes online, check here

State Funding Approved for Rail Trail Project!!

State funding through the NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation’s Environmental Protection Fund has been approved for the Rail Trail Project.  Read the full press release here

Exciting Update on Rail Trail Progress!

Read all about it here!

Winter Activity Guide now available!

The 2017-18 Winter Activity Guide has been released!

Click here to check it out!2017 winter booklet cover


See all the programs available for kids, adults and families for the coming season!

You can register online at or pull a registration form from page 8 of the booklet.

Community Solar Access

Dryden Residents wishing to sign up for community solar:

Distributed Sun is working on setting up a webpage for reservations.  In the meantime, you can send them an email and they will reach out to you when sign ups can actually begin.  Address your email to:


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