Welcome to the Village of Black River
In accordance with Governor Cuomo's request the office will be closed to the public until at least April 15th. Payments for water/sewer bills may be made online via the link below or may be placed in the drop slot beside the double doors at the municipal building (no cash please).
If you need other assistance you may call the office at 315-773-5721 during normal business hours.
Garbage and recycling will still be collected as scheduled. Please make sure all garbage is bagged securely and placed in cans. Recyclables should be clean and should be in a container that can be dumped not in bags.
Thank you for your understanding.
Please click the link below if you want to make your water/sewer bill payment online. You can make payment by credit/debit card or echeck. There is a service fee charged by the processing company. You must have your water account number to make a payment.
Please note: Any delinquent unpaid water/sewer bill over $200 on the last day of March shall be charged by the Village as a special assessment and added to the real property taxes of said property.
There are two openings on the Zoning Board of Appeals. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and residents of the Village. Please send a letter of interest to the Board of Trustees to 107 Jefferson Place, Black River, NY 13612.
Just a reminder that on street parking is prohibited from November 1st through April 1st from 2 a.m. - 6 a.m. Those found to be in violation may be ticketed or towed.
Please make sure that your recyclables are clean when placed at the curb for pickup. If they are not clean they will not be collected. Please place recyclables in some sort of plastic bin or container, not in bags. Thank you.
The US Census Bureau is hiring. If you are interested please click the link below for information.
To view the 2018 Annual Water Quality Report please click below
Please do not make payments via Doxo.com they are not affiliated with the village.
If you own property in the village and have moved, please notify us of your new address.
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.
Just a reminder: The Village has a dog waste law. Please clean up after your pets!
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.