City of Hornell
82 Main St.
PO Box 627
Hornell NY 14843

Latest City News

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  • Thanksgiving - City Hall/City Court will close at 1:00 pm on Wed.Nov. 26 and remain closed on Thanksgiving and Friday. City Hall reopens Monday. The Public Library will also be closed those two days and reopen on Saturday. HAT will be closed on Thanksgiving, but resumes regular service on Friday. Thursday garbage collection will be on Friday and Friday garbage collection will be on Saturday.

    11-19-2014

  • Town Hall Meeting - The public is invited to a Town Meeting to hear an update on the New Vision for St. James Mercy Hospital. It will be on Dec. 4 from 6:30 - 7:30 pm at The Main Place.

    11-10-2014

  • Leaves - Residents are asked to not rake leaves into the streets. The DPW will pick up bagged leaves. Place the bags between the sidewalk and curb in front of your homes.

    10-21-2014

  • Yard Waste Site - The City Yard Waste Site is open daily for the winter.

    11-19-2014

  • Credit Cards - For your convenience, we are now accepting Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover for payment of your taxes, water and garbage bills. Please note that there is a convenience fee of 2.5% of the transaction or a minimum $1.95

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  • Common Council Meeting - The Hornell Common Council will meet in regular session on Monday, November 24, 2014 at 7:00 pm in the Council Chambers, 82 Main St., Hornell.

    10-30-2014

Quick Contact

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Assessor's Office
324-7421
Chamberlain
324-7421
City Clerk
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City Court
324-7531
City Garage
324-0700
Code Enforcement
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Community Develop.
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Crime Hotline
324-7200
Dept. of Public Works
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Filter Plant
324-3469
Fire Department
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Hornell Area Transit
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Mayor's Office
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Planning Office
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Public Library
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Hornell City Chamberlain's Office

Michele Smith, Chamberlain

msmith@cityofhornell.com

 

Kathy Canty, Account Clerk

kcanty@cityofhornell.com

 

Tonie Deebs, Account Clerk

tdeebs@cityofhornell.com

 

Holly Snyder, Account Clerk

hsnyder@cityofhornell.com

 

Phone: (607) 324-7421

Fax: (607-324-3150

 

82 Main St.

PO Box 627

Hornell, NY  14843

 

The Chamberlain's office is located on the first floor of City Hall

 

 

Services Provided by the City Chamberlain's Office

  • All Accounts Receivable.
  • Issues and collects City, School and County Taxes.
  • Issues and collects ambulance, water, garbage, and sewer bills.

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Tax Information

  • City Taxes become a lien on April 1st, and are mailed on May 1st. All city taxes are due by May 31st without penalty in each fiscal year. View your current and past City  taxes here.
  • School Taxes become a lien on July 1st, and are mailed on October 1st. All school taxes are due on October 31st without penalty in each fiscal year. View your current and past School taxes here.
  • County Taxes are mailed out January 1st and due on January 31st without penalty in each fiscal year. View your current and past County taxes here

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Water Bill Information

The Hornell Water Department serves customers in the City of Hornell, Village of North Hornell, and portions of the Town of Hornellsville. The following rate structure was adopted by the Department of Public Works and is presently enforced.

Residential units are non-metered in the City of Hornell. Each unit is charged $133.60 twice a year. There is also a $5 surcharge added to each water bill . The first water bill comes out on April 1st (due by April 30th) and the second one is mailed for delivery on or about September 2nd (due by October 31st). Metered commercial and industrial accounts in the city of Hornell are charged according to the following quarterly bill. In addition to those charges, each bill carries a $2.50 surcharge.

  • First 10,000 gallons $69.10 (Base Rate)
  • From 10,000 to 50,000 $3.34 per thousand
  • Over 50,000 gallons $1.84 per thousand

 Village of North Hornell customers are charged according to the following quarterly bill.

  • First 22,500 gallons $101.34 (Base Rate)
  • From 10,000 to 50,000 gallons $10.11 per thousand
  • Over 50,000 gallons $5.35 per thousand

Town of Hornellsville customers are charged according to the following quarterly bill.

  • First 10,000 gallons $101.34 (Base Rate)
  • From 10,000 to 50,000 gallons $10.11 per thousand
  • Over 50,000 gallons $5.35 per thousand

Pay your Water Bill online with your Visa, MasterCard or Discover online payments

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Garbage and Waste Disposal Surcharges

Solid Waste Disposal surcharge bills are mailed out on July 1st and are due on July 31st without penalty. Bills are sent out once a year for $80.00 per unit. Solid waste surcharge fees also includes the pickup of recyclables. Recyclables are collected during the third full week of each month (the week that includes the 21st). To view a list of acceptable recyclables please see steuben county recycling

PLEASE NOTE - Water and Garbage/Waste Disposal is a combined package of services provided by the City.

Pay your Garbage Bill online with your Visa, MasterCard or Discover online payments

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Ambulance Billing

There is a fee for using the Ambulance and billing is done through Professional Ambulance Billing LLC (PAB). PAB bills insurance providers, third party billing, Medicare and Medicaid, other carriers and private pays.

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TAX SCHEDULE

(City Residents)

January -County Tax

April -Water Surcharge

May - City Tax

July - Solid Waste Charge   

September - Water

October - School Tax    

 

TAX RATES

(City Residents)

2014 - City  11.74664

2014 - County  9.194157

2014 - School  19.093583

 

2013 - City  11.6099

2013 - County  9.1522

2013 - School  18.788235

 

 

2012-City 11.453

2012-County  8.904917

2012-School  18.43

 

2011-City-11.263510

2011-County-9.089929

2011-School-17.381907

 

2010-City-11.26

2010-County-9.63

2010-School-17.38

 

2009-City-11.90

2209-County-18.14

2009-School-18.14

 

2008-City-11.903826

2008-County-9.593703

 

2007-School-17.688053

2007 City-11.752572

2007 County-11.901850

 

 

2006 City-15.892194

 

2006 County-11.600984

 

2006 School-22.366376

 

 

All rates are per $1000 of assessed valuation

 

TAX SEARCH

A fee of $10.00 is charged per parcel. 

The tax search  includes present and delinquent city, school and county taxes as well as water and solid waste surcharge fees. If you are only interested in city, school and county taxes, you can obtain them from the "Tax Information" section on this page.

Copies of tax bills and/or tax receipts are an additional $5.00 per parcel.

 

City of Hornell
82 Main St.
PO Box 627
Hornell NY 14843
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