Park Calendar can be accessed under "SERVICES"

There is still time to book a pavilion so your family can enjoy a Picnic in the park.   

Town Court is held on Monday at 9:00 a.m. (except Holidays)
Village Court is held in our courtroom at 10:00 a.m. on Mondays (except Holidays)

Town of Catharine

Hours: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 
9:00 AM – 2:00 PM; 
Wednesday 4:00 PM  – 7:00 PM

Address: 5182 Park Rd Odessa NY 14869 US
Phone: 607-594-2273

**Public Hearings will be held on November 21, 2023 at the Catharine Town Hall at 7pm to discuss the proposed 2024 Budget and the proposed Local Law 2023-1 for Noise Control.  Click on the links below to view:


Draft of Proposed Noise Control Local Law

2023 Town of Catharine Final Assessment Roll

2023 Town Budget Final

2022 Town Budget Final

To Pay taxes online or check your payment status:

The Town of Catharine is working on revisions to the Zoning Ordinance.  Here is a link to the rough draft for the proposed revised Zoning Law (sections that have been added or changed are in blue or red text):

Draft 2 of Town of Catharine Zoning Law

Draft of Proposed Revised Zoning Law 2023

Effective January 1, 2023 – the Town of Catharine Board has raised the cost of Building Permits to a flat rate of $40.00 for projects under $20,000 (includes labor and materials), and $2.00 per thousand for projects over $20,000 (includes labor and materials).

UPDATED – Single stream recycling will be held at the Town of Catharine Highway Barns every Saturday from 9am-11am.  Recycling is for residents of the Towns of Catharine, Montour, and Cayuta who live outside the Villages.  Starting in June 2023, this also includes the residents of the Village of Odessa.  Other village residents need to do their recycling curbside as set up by their Villages.  All containers need to be rinsed clean before recycling. Recycling will not be held on: May 27, 2023, September 2, 2023, and December 23, 2023. Please, No large loads for recycling, only reasonable household size amounts will be accepted. Please click on the link below to see what is acceptable for recycling.  

Recycling Poster

It is Illegal to plow snow or throw grass clippings into roadways.  Please read the law below regarding NYS V&T law and fines that can be associated with violations.

V&T law 219 Debris in Roadway

Sub-division Application fee is $250.00





November 21, 2023

Meeting Agenda November 2023






Summer Hours:
Mon.-Thurs. 6 am – 4:30 pm

Winter Hours:
Mon. – Fri. 7 am – 3:30 pm


The Clerk’s office is your source for Licenses of many types, including Marriage, Hunting/Fishing & Dog

We are also a location where you can find Historical Information.



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