See below for links to current Coronavirus Information

For public information, a phone line is available weekdays from 8:00 a.m. till 4:00 p.m. the number is (315)867-1351

See below for links to current Coronavirus Information

For public information, a phone line is available weekdays from 8:00 a.m. till 4:00 p.m. the number is (315)867-1351

Monday - Friday, 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Monday - Friday, 8:00AM - 5:00PM

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Coronavirus Information

March 31, 2020 - Use the links on this page to find the most current information pertaining to the Coronavirus. Read More

Tax Department Closed to the Public Beginning March 30th- Tax Payments still being accepted

March 30, 2020 - Find information here for paying your Herkimer County Property Taxes during the COVID-19 restrictions.  ... Read More

Presidential Primary - Rescheduled for June 23, 2020

March 29, 2020 - The Presidential Primary scheduled for April 28, 2020 has been rescheduled for June 23, 2020. Also, solicitation of signatures for INDEPENDENT Nominating petitions has been postponed until further notice. If you have any questions, please call 315-867-1102 or email hcboe@herkimercounty.org... Read More

New Herkimer County Correctional Facility

Herkimer County Correctional Facility

On October 3, 2018, the Legislature passed a resolution awarding contracts for the construction of the New Herkimer County Correctional Facility located at the former P & C Plaza on Route 28. Notices to Proceed have been issued and construction should be in full swing by mid-December!

The new facility will be approximately 74,000 square feet made up of three inmate pods, kitchen, medical suite, visiting area and jail administration. The pods will accommodate 130 beds with room for expansion if necessary in the future. The facility will be replacing the current jail which holds 29 inmates...

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Legislative Committee Meetings - April 9, 2020 being held by teleconference

April 2, 2020 - The April 9th  Legislative Committee Meetings will be conducted by teleconference pursuant to Executive Order 202.1.  Read More

Civil Services Exams Scheduled for March 28, 2020 have been postponed

March 16, 2020 - The Civil Service Exams scheduled for March 28, 2020 have been postponed. Read More

Request for Proposals - Sheriff's Department Relocation

February 28, 2020 - Follow this link for more information. Read More

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