Contact Information
  • Town of Caton
    11161 Hendy Hollow Road
    Corning, New York 14830
  • Map
  • Phone 607-524-6303
    Fax 607-524-6829
  • Email
  • Schedule


    Monthly Town Board Meeting-Second Wednesday of each month at 6 pm

    Town Supervisor
    Lynn Tucker - 607-857-1703 or 607-524-6303-Ext 8


    Town Clerk  Hours:   Avonne Dickerson

    Monday:        2 - 6 PM
    Tuesday        8 AM - Noon
    Wednesday  8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Thursday       2 PM - 6 PM
    Friday              Closed



    Assessor's Hours

    Katherine N. Deal
    Monday 1PM-5PM
    Cell Phone: 607-425-6522



    Code Enforcement Officer

    Al Buckland
    Tuesday - 3 PM - 6 PM
    Thursday - 8 AM - 11 AM

    Office-607-524-6303-ext 4



    Justice Court:

    Terri Divens-Bruffey        Hours: Monday's - 6 PM (except holidays or otherwise stated)                                                                 Phone: 524-6772


  January 2017  

Beginning January 1, 2017, Caton Town Clerk's hours will be as follows: Monday & Thursday-2 pm to 6 pm; Tuesday-8 am to 12 noon; Wednesday-8:30 am to 12:30 pm; CLOSED ON FRIDAY. The above hours will be in effect from the date of November 1, through April 30, of the following year. Beginning May 1, 2017 and ending October 31, 2017 the hours will be the same as above-EXCEPT I will be CLOSED ON TUESDAY & FRIDAY. If this is inconveinient for you, please do not hesitate to call me at my home-936-4084. Sincerely, Avonne Dickerson, Town Clerk.



New Dog Control Officer is Bruce Akins can be reached at 607-738-7561.


Presho United Methodist Church 1727 Indian Hills Road, Painted Post NY 607-523-7250 A variety of free food is distributed every Thursday from 4:30 to 5:30 pm to Lindley and Caton residents who are in need. Proof of residency is required at sign-up.

Steuben County Drug Tip Line

To report any narcotics activity, the public can call the Drug Tip Line @ (844-378-4847) or email the new Website at:

Current Weather

 Welcome to the Town of Caton web site

Read the announcements on the sidebar (scroll down below hours and contacts) for the most urgent news

2016 Final Assessement rolls are now available on the Link Tab

2016 Final Budget is now available Under the Information Tab and 2010-2016 Town Budget

Pay County and Town Taxes Online:

You may use your Credit/Debit card and E-check to pay your taxes online or in person at the Town Clerk's Office (full payment only).  Use the link above.  You can view and print and pay your bill!

Need a copy of an older bill? You can go back as far as 2007 and view and print them too.

You may also use your card to pay for dog licenses, hunting licenses, marriage licenses, landfill tickets, building permits & for any purchase made in the Town Clerk's Office. 

E-check surcharge is $5. Credit card surcharge for any item purchased up to $64 is $1.75 added to the card. Credit card surcharge for any item purchased over $64 is 2.75% added to the card. As always, you can still pay in person by check or in cash with no service fee.  


How to find commonly requested items:  (tabs are at top of page) 

  • Current year budget  - click on the Information tab
  • Property assessment data - click on the Links tab then click on the Caton assessement link
  • Town Events Calendar - on sidebar
  • SHOP LOCAL guide -click on information tab and then Local Business
  • Town Board meeting minutes - click on the Information tab
  • Town Government positions - click on the Town Government tab
  • Department hours, names and phone extensions - click on the Departments tab
  • Park pavilion reservation calendar - click on Margaret Smyers Park
  • Town announcements - on sidebar
  • Summer Youth Program - click on Margaret Smyers Park
  • Road Use Law - click on the Information tab
  • State published local government data - click on Links tab and then local government data



You can contribute content: If you have information to contribute to our web site, please call or E-mail Don Haussener  ( or Avonne Dickerson (  for instructions.  We welcome more community and historic information

 The Town of Caton is a rural community in southeast Steuben County, NY.  Population about 2000 with many farms and rural homes.


Town of Caton State Audit

         Caton Fire District       





New Loader November 21 2016



New International Truck December 27 2016