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Town of Yates, NY



January 2023 Newsletter

January 2022 Newsletter

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Welcome to the Town of Yates, New York

The Town of Yates was formed on April 17, 1822. It is located in the northwest corner of Orleans County on Lake Ontario.

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Contact the Town Supervisor and Town Board

The Town Supervisor, James Simon, is available
Mondays from 3:30 - 5:30pm or by appointment

Town of Yates January 2023 Newsletter


The Yates Town Board is hosting a Town Hall meeting regarding Short-Term Rentals.

The meeting is set for Monday, July 10th, 6:30pm, in the town hall (8 S. Main St., Lyndonville, NY 14098). The meeting is open to all - residents and non-residents of the town. Any questions can be referred to Supervisor Jim Simon (716-946-2075,



There will be a Joint Public Hearing held by The Town of Yates Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals
May 4, 2023 at 7:00 PM at the Lyndonville Central High School Auditorium, 25 Housel Ave., Lyndonville, New York 14098. The purpose of the public hearing is for an area variance, special use permit and site plan review submitted by H.H. Dobbins & Son LLC.



The Lyndonville Joint Fire District will be holding a public hearing on the preliminary budget for the year 2023 on the 19th day of October 2022 at 6:00pm at the Lyndonville Fire Hall, 148 North Main Street, Lyndonville, NY.

All persons interested therein may attend and be heard. A copy of the preliminary budget is available at the Town of Yates Clerk's Office.

By order of the Commissioners of the Lyndonville Joint Fire District.

Click Here for the 2023 Lyndonville Joint Fire District Preliminary Budget (pdf).


The organizational meeting of the Lyndonville Joint Fire District will be held on the 14th day of October 2022 at 5:00pm at the Village Hall, 2 South Main Street, Lyndonville, NY.

The regular meeting of the Joint Fire District will follow immediately thereafter at the same location.

By order of the Commissioners of the Lyndonville Joint Fire District



Town Hall
Phone: (585) 765-9716

Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9am - 4:30pm

Wednesday 9am - 12:30pm & 6:30-8:30pm (in August - April)

Town Board Workshop is held the Monday before the regular Town Board meeting at 6pm at the Town Hall.

Town Court
Phone: (585) 765-9603
Yates Town Court is held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Criminal & Traffic Matters are at 6:00pm. Civil Matters are at 7:00pm.

Budget Documents (pdf)

2023 Preliminary Budget

2022 Final Budget

2021 Final Budget

2020 Final Budget

2019 Final Budget

2018 Final Budget

Lyndonville NY and the Town of Yates   Places to visit in Orleans County NY

New Business in Town, Niagara Food Specialty (pdf)
Niagara has purchased the vacant, 51,500 square foot Shoreline Foods facility on the corner of Roosevelt Highway and Countyline Road in the Town of Yates.

Visit our Local Attractions page to see what Orleans County NY has to offer!

Town of Yates, Orleans County, New York
8 South Main Street   Phone: (585) 765-9716
PO Box 484   Fax: (585) 765-2961
Lyndonville, NY 14098   Email Us
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