Town Clerk

The Town of Winfield Clerk is responsible for the minutes from the Town Board meetings and any special meetings as well as work sessions. Meetings are held in the Office at the Highway Garage at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted. If a change of date is needed an official posting will be in the West Winfield Post Office. A list of all dates of regular Board meetings may be found in the website.

The Clerk also issues Marriage Licenses and Death Certificates and acts as the Registrar of Vital Statistics for the Town. This includes the keeping of older records as well as the records being sent to the State of New York Registrar.

Dog Licenses are also issued by the Clerk. These are renewed yearly and owners are sent renewal notices. If dog licenses are not renewed the Dog Control Officer is notified by the Clerk and she notifies the owners that they are delinquent according to Town Law. The Dog Control Officer is Teresa Cerminaro. She can be reached at (315) 466-8348

The Clerk can be reached by email at Town Clerk or call/text Terri at (315) 534-4034.


Collector’s Notice of Receipt of Tax Roll – Town of Winfield

Take Notice that I, the undersigned, the receiver of taxes of the Town of Winfield have received the tax roll and taxes for the 2024 fiscal year and have designated the following places and hours for receiving taxes:

  • January – Mon. & Fri. 9:30 AM – 1 PM, Wed. 4 PM – 7 PM & Sat. 9 AM – 12 PM Place: 306 Stone Road, West Winfield. (The Municipal Building/Town Barn)

  • February and March – by mail PO Box 357 West Winfield NY 13491 or by appointment only. For an appointment please call (315) 534-4034.

Taxes may be paid on or before January 31, 2024 without charge or interest. Taxes remaining unpaid after February 1, 2024 will have one percent added for February and two percent for March until April 1, 2024 when unpaid taxes are returned to the Herkimer County Treasurer.

Terri Atwell
Town of Winfield, Tax Collector
December 31, 2023

Notice of Organizational Meeting
Take notice that the Town of Winfield Annual Organizational meeting will be held on January 10, 2024 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town of Winfield Highway Garage, 306 Stone Road, West Winfield, New York.

Terri Atwell
Town of Winfield, Clerk