Attention: NOTICE TO TOWN OF NORWICH DOG OWNERS DID YOU KNOW? Did you know that New York State Law requires all dogs 4 months of age and older to be licensed? Licensing ensures that all dogs have been properly vaccinated against rabies for the protection of both you and your neighbors. The license also makes it easier to locate the owner of a lost dog when it is found. Any dog harbored at an address for more than 30 days must be licensed. How do I license my dog? Licensing your dog is easy!            ♦You can come to the Town Clerk’s Office with current rabies certificate and payment, or print out a Dog Licensing Form found on our website at Simply follow the directions and return the completed form, required documentation, and payment by mail or in person to the Norwich Town Clerk’s Office located at 157 County Road 32A.  ♦ Fee: $7 Spayed/neutered, $14 not spayed/neutered ♦Every year we will mail you a renewal license for your convenience. ♦Any dog found to be unlicensed will be subject to an appearance ticket and a fine. ♦You may view the Town’s Local Dog Licensing Law on the website. The Dog Control Officer (DCO) is appointed by the Town to assist in the enforcement of NYS Dept. of Ag & Markets Article 7: Licensing, Identification and Control of Dogs and local laws. The DCO is authorized to serve appearance tickets when violations of Article 7 or local laws have been committed. Any person who observes a dog in violation of these laws may file a complaint with the DCO. Any dog running loose may be picked up by the DCO and transported to the Chenango County SPCA, resulting in an additional fee charged to the owner by the SPCA prior to the dog’s release.          For more information, contact the Town Clerk Phone: 607-337-2301      Email: [email protected]

Notice of Public Hearing Local Law #2 of 2021


Local Law Number 2 of 2021


PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a local law has been introduced in the Town Board of the Town of Norwich to opt out of allowing retail cannabis dispensaries and on-site consumption establishments within the Town of Norwich.


This law shall be subject to permissive referendum.


PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a public hearing upon said proposed law will be held at the Town Hall, Norwich, New York on the 29th day of December, 2021, at 9:30AM, and that an opportunity to be heard in regard thereto will then and there be given to those favoring passage of such proposed law and also to those opposed thereto.

A copy of said proposed Local Law is on file at the Office of the Norwich Town Clerk, 157 County Road 32A, Norwich, New York, and is open for inspection during regular Office hours.

Dated: December 14, 2021
Norwich, New York
Amy Winton,
Town Clerk