The Plainfield Town Clerk will no longer be a DEC Licensing Agent effective June 1st, 2020.The State has closed down all DEC Licensing Agents selling less then 15 hunting and fishing licenses throughout the year. You may purchase hunting and fishing licenses locally at the Bridgewater Town Clerk’s office by calling:
A statewide ban prohibiting residential brush burning begins March 16 and lasts through May 14, 2021. With spring approaching, DEC is reminding New York State residents that conditions for wildfires are heightened in springtime when most wildfires occur.Campfires using charcoal or untreated wood are allowed, but people should never leave such fires unattended and must extinguish them. Burning garbage or leaves is prohibited year-round. For more information about fire safety and prevention, go to DEC’s FIREWISE New York website.
A Town Historian is needed in the Town of Plainfield. If you are interested in being appointed to this position, please text the Town Clerk at: firstname.lastname@example.org .
The Town of Plainfield incumbents up for re-election in November are: Town Supervisor, Town Clerk, 2 Council members, Tax Collector and Highway Superintendent. If you are interested in running for these seats, please call the Otsego Cty Board of Elections at: 607-547-4247 to obtain the information needed. Your petitions would need to be filed between May 18th and 25th.
The Otsego Cty DOH is offering vaccinations to eligible people, living in Otsego Cty, who are unable to leave their house to get a Covid vaccine. To set up an appointment for you or someone you know who is homebound call the Otsego Cty Office for the Aging at 607-547-4232 or email the name, address and phone number to: email@example.com
The Otsego Cty Office for the Aging is offering a Restaurant Dining Program for Otsego Cty seniors ages 60 or older. The participating local restaurant is Red Door in West Winfield. Registration is required. After registration, meal tickets are purchased for $3.50 a piece, with a maximum purchase of 6 tickets per month, which are mailed to you from Office for the Aging (or you can pick them up at their office). You take the meal ticket to Red Door, tell them you have a meal ticket and they bring you a specific menu based on nutritional guidelines. There are 6 lunch and 6 breakfast menus to pick from! Coffee/tea/milk or water is included. You then give them your meal ticket to pay for the meal, hopefully you will leave a tip, then you're done! You just got a meal for $3.50! Call me at 315-292-0548 if you are interested and need a registration packet.
The Town of Plainfield Court is currently in the process of scheduling cases on a virtual basis in response to the current COVID 19 conditions. As the court was forced to cease appearances with specific exceptions, case hearings have been adjourned on a temporary basis. The court is notifying individuals by mail of hearing dates and procedures. If there are questions regarding a case, you may contact the court at 315.855.4150 and leave message and court personnel will call you back.
Justice David Trevvett
DUE TO THE INCREASE OF COVID CASES IN THE TOWN, WE WILL BE DOING TOWN BUSINESS BY APPOINTMENT, ONLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, AS PER THE TOWN SUPERVISOR. TO CONTACT THE TOWN CLERK, CALL: 315-292-0548. THE ASSESSOR'S CONTACT NUMBER IS: 607-965-6238. FOR ALL OTHER TOWN CONTACT NUMBERS, REFER TO THE TOWN WEBSITE UNDER "OFFICIALS". STAY SAFE AND HEALTHY!
315-822-6808 or by calling the DEC at: 1-866-933-2257.
Are you tired of the County Highway road conditions in Plainfield? County Highways 18, 18A, 19 and 21 are deteriorating and sometimes dangerous. It should not take damages to a car or an accident to have Plainfield County Highways safe to drive on.
Here are ways to contact the Otsego County Highway Department to voice your concerns pertaining to the County Highways:
1) The most effective way is to send a letter and/or email detailing the County Highway problem and its location to:
Otsego County Highway Superintendent
20 Linden Avenue
Cooperstown, NY 13326
2) Call Mr. Brimmer at: 607-547-0537 detailing the problem and its location
3) Sign a petition available at the Plainfield Town Clerks office at
129 County Highway 18A, West Winfield, NY 13491, during regular
office hours of Tuesdays 9am-12pm and Wednesdays 4pm-6pm. You
can also call the Town Clerks office to set up a time to sign the petition
4) As well as contacting the Otsego County Highway Superintendent with your
concerns, you can also contact the Otsego County Legislator for Plainfield:
Board of Representatives
County Office Building
197 Main St.
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Town garage phone is 315-855-4478 if there is an issue with road safety or concerns. The officials tab at the top of this page has detailed contact info.
Any issues to come before the Board at a regular meeting, are to be placed on the meeting agenda.Contact the Town Clerk at 315-855-7873, Supervisor Todd Lewis at 315-368-4074 or firstname.lastname@example.org to add your name to the agenda.
The Town Board is looking to fill positions on Planning Board, Zoning Board of Appeals, and Board of Assessment Review. Please contact Town Clerk at 315-855-7873.
Current Year Assessment Rolls
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