Other Services

Animal Control

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 for 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.

Also see Recycle.

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

Wikipedia | Village of Van Etten

and at Chemung County

Spencer - Van Etten Community Foundation

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