Village Offices and Community Center
PO Box 156, Van Etten, NY 14889-0156
Phone: (607) 589-4484
FAX: (607) 589-4009
Regular meetings of the Village Board are at the Village Center Board Room,
on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month, at 7 p.m.,
preceded by the Audit Committee review of bills.
Special meetings and hearings are separately published.
Roger "Jake" Briggs
Code Enforcement Officer
Office hours: Friday 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Construction Permits are Required
Water System Operator
(please refer all billing or service questions to Clerk-Treasurer Klose)
Harold Forbes, Executive Chief
James Ammack, Company President
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The City of Elmira Animal Control Department provides a range of services for Chemung County
including investigation, rescue, and shelter of abused animals. They are also an excellent resource for
questions regarding animal control and additional contacts. Phone: (607) 737-5767.
Animal Control Officers (ACOs) are dispatched through the
Chemung County Communications Center at (607)735-8600.
In case of an emergency call 911.
Refuse Pick up
The only holidays that affect refuse pick up are Memorial Day and Labor Day, 4th of July, Christmas, and New Years - if they fall on a Monday, refuse will be picked up the following Tuesday.
Additional information about the Village of Van Etten may be found at
and at Chemung County
Village of Spencer: villageofspencer.com
And, this site on emergency preparations: NY Prepare
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