The Town of Cape Vincent (herein called the “OWNER”), will receive bids for the purchase of High Lift Pump Equipment at the Town Clerk’s office at 1964 NYS Route 12E, Cape Vincent, NY, 13618 until 1:00 PM on February 13, 2023 and then at said location sealed bids would be publicly opened and read aloud.

Each bid must be submitted in a sealed envelope, addressed to Town of Cape Vincent, 1964 NYS Route 12E, Cape Vincent, NY, 13618.

Each sealed envelope containing a bid must be plainly marked on the outside as Bid For High Lift Pump Equipment and the envelope should bear on the outside the name of the BIDDER, his address, his license number if applicable and the name of the project for which the BID is submitted. If forwarded by mail, the sealed envelope containing the bid must be enclosed in another envelope addressed to the Town of Cape Vincent, PO Box 915, Cape Vincent, NY, 13618.

Prospective Bidders may examine the Bidding Documents at the Issuing Office on Mondays through Thursday 8:00am to 3:00pm and Fridays between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 12:00noon, and may obtain copies of the Bidding Documents from the Issuing Office as described below.

Bidding Documents may be obtained electronically from the Town of Cape Vincent by providing a valid email address and complete contact information (including company name, address, phone number, and fax number) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Purchases made by Town of Cape Vincent are not subject to any Federal, State or local sales tax.  Bidders shall not include in their bid sales and compensating use taxes on the cost of materials.  Exemption certificates will be executed upon request.

The Town of Cape Vincent reserves the right to reject any bid if during investigation, the Town determines the bidder is not properly qualified to carry out the obligations of these specifications.

A conditional or qualified bid will not be accepted.

Dated this 19th day of January, 2023

Michelle Bouchard Town of Cape Vincent Clerk



     NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that I, Michelle Bouchard, Tax Collector of the Town of Cape Vincent, County of Jefferson, State of New York have received the tax assessment roll for the year 2023, and the warrant for collection of the same.  Collector’s Warrant in the amount of $3,804,725.42.

     That I will collect taxes starting January 3, 2023, at the Town Clerk’s Office, l964 NYS Rte. 12E, Cape Vincent, New York between the hours of 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, except holidays and week-ends.

     When paying the total amount no partial payment will be accepted.  Checks for incorrect dollar amounts will be returned.  Please return the entire bill when paying by mail if receipt is required.  Payments made via US Postal Service bearing an official US Postal Service cancellation date is deemed to be the date, not the date received by the collector.  If paying total amount and have not done so by March 1, 2023 a delinquent bill will be sent to you.

     Any person or corporation paying total amount of taxes within the thirty days will not be charged fees of collection.  One percent will be added during the month of February, and two percent will be charged until the tax roll is returned to the County Treasurer.  Installment payment of taxes will be charged an initial service fee of three percent of total tax bill.  No third party checks will be acceptable, and please make check payable to Michelle Bouchard, Tax Collector.

DATED: December 31, 2022

Michelle Bouchard, Tax Collector

PO Box 915

Cape Vincent, New York 13618

The Town of Cape Vincent is looking for persons interested in serving as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeals and the Planning Board.  Training is mandatory.  Interested persons should send in a letter of interest to the Cape Vincent Town Clerk, PO Box 915, Cape Vincent NY 13618; email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; or in person 1964 NYS Rt 12E, Cape Vincent. 

The Town and Village Zoning Officer, Cody Higgins, will be holding winter office hours from 4 – 6pm on Wednesday evenings beginning December 21, 2022 until further notice.  He may also be reached at 315 767-4482.

The Cape Vincent Town Board will hold their monthly work sessions on the first Thursday of each month at 6:30pm in the Town Office Building 1964 NYS  Rte 12E, Cape Vincent.