Village Center

Village Offices and Community Center
PO Box 156, Van Etten, NY 14889-0156
Phone: (607) 589-4484
FAX: (607) 589-4009
   Village Office hours:  Monday through Thursday (2-6 p.m.) 

Regular meetings of the Village Board are at the Village Center Board Room, 
on the 3rd  Monday of each month, at 7 p.m.preceded by the Audit Committee review of bills.
Next Village Board Meeting will be on Monday, Oct 17, 2016. 


Chemung County DPW has advised Mayor Briggs that:
The paving contractor was unable to work earlier this week due to rain, so CR 62, Main Street, will be paved on Monday 10/17. 

The guide rail contractor will start the rail replacement on Main Street starting 10/18. The installation of the rail should take approximately 5 days.

The official Hours for Trick or Treat will be as usual
from 6:00pm until 8:00pm on Monday, October 31, 2016. 
Fire Dept will be patrolling the streets to keep everyone safe. 
The Fire Dept Auxiliary will be handing out goodies and serving hot chocolate and coffee - stop by.

Saturday, December 3, 2016, 7:30-11:30 AM
Village of Van Etten Community Center
6 Gee Street (across from the Dandy)
Contact: Pamela, 607-589-7970 
Please schedule your blood donation appointment

Marleah Denkenberger, Southern Tier Program Coordinator for Alzheimers Association
will be at the Community Center, 6 Gee St; Van Etten on the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 2:00 - 4:00 pm.
Caregivers are invited to meet and obtain help with programs and services.

Farmers Market every Thursday from 1:30 - 5:30 pm.
At the Community Center - 6 Gee St; Van Etten - across from Dandy Mini Mart.
Support Local! Lots of Parking!
Chicken BBQs too! - now able to accept credit cards.

Village Taxes are mailed out on May 31st, 30 days prior to the due date of July 1, 2016.
Payments may be made:
  • Village Office during regular business hours
  • Tioga State Bank
  • Mailed along with original tax bill
  • Placed in secure drop box
The secure drop box for payments is next to the office entrance at the Village Center. 
Avoid using paper clips or staples. An envelope will keep items together. Thank you.

Additional information about the Village of Van Etten may be found at

Village of Spencer:

New York State provides a free alert service to its residents: NY-Alert
And, this site on emergency preparations: NY Prepare

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