Welcome to the Village of Black River
The summer recreation program will begin Wed. July 5th. The program is held at the Maple St. recreation building. The program will run from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri. The program is free and is for school aged children who are residents of the Village of Black River and Towns of Rutland and LeRay. Registration forms are below or may be completed at the recreation building when the program begins. Please complete one form for each child who is participating.
Summer recreation registration form
Village tax bills have been mailed. If you have not received one and your taxes are not paid in escrow please contact the village office for a copy.
Brush is collected on or around the 15th of the month. Please do not put it curbside any sooner than a couple of days prior. Grass clippings will not be collected.
Garbage must be placed in clear bags or it will not be collected. The county transfer site checks the garbage for recyclables. Recyclables in the garbage can result in fines for the village. Thank you for your compliance.
Information regarding clean up day, brush leaves and garbage and recycling can be seen by clicking the link below
Clean up day etc.
To view the 2016 Annual Water Quality Report please click below
We are now accepting online payments for property tax bills and water/ sewer bills. You must have your account number (NOT INVOICE #) or tax bill number to make your payment (this goes in the reference number section) Please note that NYS Property Tax Law prohibits partial payments for property tax bills. If you do not pay your tax bill in full (including penalty if applicable) your payment will be rejected.
Please follow the link below to make payments.
Beginning Jan. 1st the service fee for credit card transactions will be 2.95% The minimum fee will still be $3.00. The service fee is collected directly by the credit card processing company and has increased due to the new credit card technology.
Recyclables are now being collected single stream. Please read the flyer below. Please place recyclables in containers not bags. Plastic grocery store bags are not recyclable.
Just a reminder: The Village has a dog waste law. Please clean up after your pets!
We are able to accept VISA for all transactions. A service fee of 2.45% will be charged by the processing company with a $3.00 minimum fee. The service fee for MasterCard and Discover is also 2.45% with no minimum service fee. Payments may be made in person or by phone. If paying by phone please have a copy of your bill if possible to ensure a quicker transaction.
Village of Black River
Karl J. Vebber Municipal Building
107 Jefferson Place
Black River, New York 13612
Office hours are Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.