License your dog at 4 months. It is a NYS law. Annual renewal.
$18.00 per dog
$ 10.00 if spayed/neutered
$ 3.00 for replacement tag
Purebred license based on number of dogs
Original Licensing Process:
Proof of current Rabies vaccination
Documents may be mailed or placed in lockbox with the appropriate fee.
A validated license will be returned after processing.
Proof of current Rabies, if required, and the appropriate fee.
May also be mailed or left in lockbox.
The Owner copy will be validated and returned.
Complete STATUS CHANGE REPORT as needed on the back of renewal application and return to the Town Clerk.
No more than 4 dogs, 4 months of age or older, on any premises, regardless of the number of owners, unless there is a purebred license for that premises.
Jerusalem Town Code Article II. Dog Control
(Also available at Beverage Baron, Lake Street, Penn Yan, and Walmart)
Education certification must be on file or presented.
Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)
Handicapped parking permits
Application must be completed by physician or notated on physician prescription pad.
Road opening permits
Required for any excavation within the Town right-of-way.
$5 application fee
Certificate of General Liability Insurance, with no exclusions
Minimum $300 refundable deposit. Maximum amount to be determined by
Highway Superintendent or Town Engineer.
Highway Superintendent must authorize work.
Deposit refunds authorized by Highway Superintendent upon satisfactory completion of work.
Fireworks Display Permit Application
No application fee.
Applications must be made at least five (5) days in advance of date of display.
Vendor billing information
Payments made from original itemized bills only. (Faxed copies will not be accepted.)
Payments processed at monthly Town Board meetings.
Games of Chance
Defined as, but not limited to, raffles, bell jar games and casino nights conducted within the Town. Authorized organizations may, upon obtaining a license from the Clerk, conduct games of chance.
Small raffles are exempt from licensing and reporting requirements if net proceeds from such raffle are less than $5,000 on any one occasion and less than $20,000 during one calendar year.
Peddling and Soliciting
1-day $ 75
Municipal Sewer and Water Bills
Payments received by Town Clerk.
Payments processed by postmark date.
Billing information/questions refer to Sewer & Water Department
Election duties centralized under Yates County Board of Elections
overseeing polling places, equipment and election inspectors. - 536-5135
Freedom of Information
Records Management Officer
Administrator of the Freedom of Information Law
Freedom of Information Request Form must be submitted.
Notary Public Free
Fax $2.50 1st sheet, $1 per additional sheet
Zoning Books $25.00
County Highway Maps $2.00
Returned check charge $20.00