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**Please do not use this form for court correspondence. A court-specific contact form can be found on the Town Court page**

Tel: 585-591-2157

905 Old Alleghany Road, Bennington, NY 14011

Town of Bennington

New York


The Town of Bennington was formed in 1818 and will be celebrating our bi-centennial in 2018. According to the United States Census Bureau, the Town of Bennington has a total area of 55.3 square miles, of which 55.0 square miles is land and 0.2 square miles (0.40%) is water. The west town line is the border of Erie County, New York, and the north town line is the border of Erie County and Genesee County. The population was 3,349 during the 2000 census. The town was named after Bennington, Vermont. Geographically, the town of Bennington is the largest in Wyoming County, occupying a significant portion of the county's northwest corner.



Town Clerk hours are Mondays and Wednesdays 5pm to 7:30pm and Saturdays 8am to 1pm



Transfer Station
Tax Assessor
Zoning Office
Water Department
Town Offices
Highway Department
Town Historian
Town Court
Pine Tree Park

Event Calendar

Town News

  • Town Court is every Monday except holidays at 6pm

  • Senior Citizen Nutrition is every Monday except holidays from 11am until 2pm (Pine Lounge Restaurant)

  • Town Clerk is available every Monday and Wednesday from 5 to 7:30pm and Saturday from 8am to 1pm

  • The Transfer Station is available Wednesday from 5-8pm and Saturday 8am to 2pm

  • Zoning Board of Appeals meets the first Wednesday of the month, if needed, at 7:15pm

  • The Town Board meets the second Wednesday of the month at 7:30pm

  • The Planning Board meets the third Wednesday at 7:15pm

  • The Town Assessor is available every Wednesday from 5-6pm and Saturday from 10am to 1pm or by appointment

2019 Town Hall Holiday Schedule

Town offices will be closed the following dates in 2019:

January 21 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Town Court

February 18 - Presidents Day - Town Court and Town Clerk

April 22 - Easter (observed) - Town Court only 

May 27 - Memorial Day - Town Court and Town Clerk

September 2 - Labor Day - Town Court and Town Clerk

October 14 - Columbus Day - Town Court and Town Clerk

November 11 - Veterans Day - Town Court and Town Clerk

December 25 - Christmas Day - All Town Offices and Transfer Station

Legal Notice

Notice is hereby given that the Preliminary Budget for the Town of Bennington for Fiscal Year beginning January 1, 2020 has been completed and filed in the Office of the Town Clerk and available for inspection by any interested person(s). 

Further notice is hereby given that the Town Board of Bennington has scheduled a Public Hearing on November 6, 2019, 7:30 p.m. at the Bennington Town Hall to consider same. 

Pursuant to Section 108 of the Town Law, the proposed salaries of the Town Officers are hereby specified as follows:

  • Supervisor: $5,300.00

  • Justices (2): $7,500.00 each

  • Councilmen (4): $1,944.00 each

  • Town Clerk/Tax Collector: $16,000.00 

  • Highway Superintendent: $54,000.00 

All interested parties will be heard at the above time and place either by written and/or oral comments.


Carolyn Busch

Bennington Town Clerk