General Information

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Schuyler County is home to an amazing combination of natural beauty, incredible people, exciting attractions, unique year-round events, and great schools and educational institutions.

We have a flourishing community of entrepreneurs and small businesses. An astonishing diversity of local businesses are booming in the area. Restaurants and eateries; a waterfront art gallery; sailing and boating companies; shopping and boutiques; financial institutions; business consultants; entrepreneurs; manufacturers; and more… the list is ever-growing. But these business owners don’t just work here – they live here. They infuse the local economy with jobs and money, but equally as important, they infuse the local consciousness with their spirit, their zest for success – and it’s contagious!

We invite you to explore Schuyler County and discover how great it can be to live, work, and play here! For more information or additional assistance, please give us a call at 607-535-4300!

To explore more of the region, please click here to read Life and Homes of the Southern Tier.

Be prepared - here is a listing of important phone numbers:

Emergency

Police, Fire, Ambulance | 911
Burdett Volunteer Fire Department  | 607-546-2266
Department of Social Services | 607-535-8303 
Mecklenburg Volunteer Fire Co | 607-387-5644
Montour Falls Fire Station | 607-535-7265
New York State Police | 607-535-7731
Odessa Fire Department | 607-594-2157
Rape Crisis Hotline | 888-656-HOPE
Schuyler County Sheriff | 607-535-8222
Schuyler Hospital  | 607-535-7121
Suicide Awareness Hotline | 800-273-TALK
Valois-Logan-Hector Firehouse | 607-546-2605
Watkins Glen Fire Station | 607-535-7700
Watkins Glen Police Department | 607-535-7883

Health Care Services

Arnot Health Services | 607-535-7873
Cayuga Medical Center | 607-274-4498
Guthrie Medical Group | 607-535-2403
Schuyler Hospital  | 607-535-7121
Seneca View Skilled Nursing Facility at Schuyler Hospital | 607- 535-8611

Electricity, Gas and Water

Amerigas Propane | 607-535-2795
Ehrhart Propane & Gas | 607-387-3151
New York State Electric & Gas (NYSEG) | 800-572-1111
Stewart P. Wilson | 800-479-5609
Village of Watkins Glen Electric | 607-535-2736

Cable TV & Internet Services & Telephone Services

Dish Network | 877-871-3961
Empire Telephone | 800-338-3300
Frontier  | 877-484-6314
Time Warner Cable | 888-488-3368

Child Care Services

Child Care Aware of Steuben and Schuyler a division of Pro Action Inc. |  607- 776-2126

Community Resources & Human Resources

Board of Elections | 607-535-8195  
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schuyler County | 607-535-7161
Schuyler County Office of the Aging | 607-535-7108
Schuyler County Transit | 607-535-3553
Schuyler County Visitors Center | 607-535-4300 or 800-607-4552
Schuyler Outreach Food Pantry 
The Arc of Schuyler | 607-535-6934    
Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce | 607-535-4300 or 800-607-4552    

School Districts  

Bradford Central School | 607-583-4616 | Route 226, Bradford, NY 14815 | John Marshall, Superintendent
Corning-Painted Post School | 607-936-3704 | 165 Charles Street, Painted Post, NY  14870 | Michael Ginalski, Superintendent
Dundee Central School | 607-243 5533 | 55 Water Street, Dundee, NY  14837-1097 | Kelly Houck, Superintendent
Hammondsport Central School | 607-569-5200 | 8272 Main Street, Hammondsport, NY  14840 | Kyle Bower, Superintendent
Horseheads School District | 607-739-5601 | 1 Raider Lane (Business Office), Horseheads, NY  14845 | Thomas Douglas, Superintendent  
Odessa Montour Central School | 607-594 3341 | P.O. Box 430, College Avenue, Odessa, NY  14869 | Christopher Wood, Superintendent
South Seneca School District | 607-869-9636 | 8326 Main Street, Interlaken, NY  14847 | Parker Zielinski, Superintendent
Spencer/Van Etten School District | 607-589-7100 | PO Box 307, 16 Dartts Crossroad, Spencer, NY  14883 | Dr. Joe Morgan, Superintendent
Trumansburg School District | 607-387-7551 | 100 Whigs Street, Trumansburg, NY  14886 | Michael McGuire, Superintendent
Watkins Glen Central School | 607-535 3219 | 303 Twelfth Street, Watkins Glen, NY  14891 | Tom Phillips, Superintendent