The Town of Cape Vincent is looking for persons interested in serving as an alternate member of the Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals. 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. Letters of interest will be accepted until 12 Noon on July 24, 2020.



The Town Board Meetings are held on the Third Thursday of each month and will be held in the Recreation Park Building at 6:30pm.  Social Distancing guidlines are in place and will be followed.

The Town Office is open, and masks are required to enter the building.  Business is also being conducted through windows outside the offices.  Services, such as sales of fishing & hunting licenses, EZ Pass, marriage license, tax collection, dog licenses & renewals, certifies copies, handicap parking tags can all be provided by Town Clerk through her window. The mail slot in the foyer is also available for residents to use.

The Transfer Site schedule beginning May 1; Monday 9-1, Tues 9-4, Wed. 9-6, Fri 9-4, and Sat. 9-4.  The transfer site will no longer accept mattresses or boats.

Town Court is open through the court window only.  Court session held on Tuesday evenings are cancelled until further notice.

The Assessor is available on Tuesday and Thursday. 

The Zoning Officer is available on Fridays or by phone 315 767-4482.

Supervisor’s phone number 315 654-3795          Town Clerk 315 654-3660             Town Court 315 654-3883

Public Notice

The Town of Cape Vincent Water Districts 1, 3, 4, 5 and 6 Annual Quality Water Reports for the year 2018 has been finalized. This report contains information regarding drinking water. The report will be posted on the towns website, and copies are available in the Supervisor’s office, 1964 NYS Rt. 12E during regular business hours.


Effective immediately – the Cape Vincent Transfer Site will no longer accept mattresses, box springs, foam pads or futon mattresses.  These items will only be collected at the Jefferson County Recycling Center, 27138 NYS Rt 12, and there is a fee.  No permit required.  Their hours of operation are M-F 7:30am until 3:00pm and Saturday from 7:30am until 1:00pm

The Cape Vincent Joint Fire District Board of Commissioners meetings will be held on the second Wednesday of each month at 7pm in the Cape Vincent Fire Hall.