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CORONAVIRUS (COVID19) INFORMATION

 

Stay inside and practice social distancing!  See the link above for more details on how to protect yourself and minimize your risk of exposure.

 

 

KENMORE MUNICIPAL BUILDING has RE-OPENED.  LIMITED HOURS - 9 AM - 2 PM - CASH PAYMENTS ONLY.  

 

All other payments (or to drop off permit applications), please use the US mail, or the Drop Box located on the Delaware Road side of the Municipal Building.

 

 

All visitors MUST wear a face mask and must maintain social distance of at least 6 feet.  Temperatures will be taken.

 

  

Do not visit, if you have a fever or any other Coronavirus symptoms.  Do not visit if you have been exposed to someone with Coronavirus.

 

KENMORE OFFICE UPDATES:

 

     Clerk/Treasurer's Office - OPENED .  Walk-ins 9 AM - 2 PM M-F CASH PAYMENTS ONLY, or by appointment.  Call (716) 873-5700 to schedule an appointment.

 

 

     Kenmore Community Center - CLOSED

 

 

     Sr. Nutrition Program - CLOSED

 

 

     Water Department - OPENED. 

     Walk-ins 9 AM - 2 PM M-F ONLY - payments may be made by mail or by placing your check in a sealed envelope marked "Village of Kenmore" in the Drop Box located on the Delaware Road side of the building.

 

 

     Building Department - OPENED - emergency inspections can be scheduled between 8 - noon by calling (716) 873-5700, EXTENSION 14

 

 

Building Permits - Call 873-5700 (Extension 14) from 8 AM - noon only.

 

  

Trash Collection - Please place all trash inside a plastic bag before placing your trash in the tote.  Loose garbage poses added risk of Coronavirus exposure to our Public Works employees.

 

  

The Village of Kenmore, New York was incorporated in 1899. The Village is situated just north of Buffalo, New York with the Town of Tonawanda surrounding it on all other sides. The Village is approximately 1.2 square miles and has a population of approximately 15,500.


Kenmore is divided into five  zoning districts: single family residential, 1-2 family residential, General Business, Restricted Business and Industrial use. 

 

 Mailing Information

Village of Kenmore
2919 Delaware Avenue
Kenmore, NY 14217

 

 Phone - Fax - Email Information

Phone: (716) 873-5700
Fax: (716) 873-0004
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 Building Closing Information

The Kenmore Clerk/Treasurer's Office, Building Department, Justice Court and Department of Public Works are closed on the following days:

 

In addition, the DPW will be closing at 11:00 AM on December 24th and 31st. Clerk/Treasurer's Office, Water Department and Building Department will be closing at 11:30 AM , and the Court will be closing at noon on those dates.

 

If you garbage day falls on a holiday, your trash will be collected the next day, and the trash collection schedule for the rest of the week will be delayed by one day beginning the day of the holiday.  For example, if the holiday falls on a Monday, all trash collection for the week will be delayed by one day (Monday trash picked up on Tuesday....Friday trash collected on Saturday).  If the holiday falls on a Wednesday, for example, only trash collection for Wednesday, Thursday and Friday will be delayed  one day. 

PLEASE NOTE:  If the holiday falls on a Friday, there will be no change in the collection schedule.

* Garbage will be collected on Good Friday

Village Offices are open on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  Trash will be collected on that day.

   

Special Board Meetings/Cancellation of Meetings/ etc. are listed here: 

 Planning Board Meetings are cancelled until further notice. 

 

The Senior Nutrition Program is currently CLOSED. 

Kenmore Community Center, 135 Wilber.  Van service is available to bring seniors to/from the meal program.

Advance registration is required for both the meal and van service.  Please call 873-7500 or 873-5700 to make your reservations. NO MEAL ORDERS AT THIS TIME.

 

CLOSURE INFORMATION:

 

SENIOR NUTRITION CLOSURE INFORMATION is listed here:

 Closed until further notice.

 

 

 

 Winter Parking Ban

Please note that there is a winter parking ban in the Village of Kenmore. Off-street parking is required during this time to allow for snow removal.

 

NO PARKING ON VILLAGE ROADS

2 AM – 6 AM 

NOVEMBER 15 – MARCH 15*

 

 

   *Please note that, under the Village Code, off-street parking may be implemented at other times to address snow removal or other emergencies.

 

 

BLOCK PARTIES -  NOTE:  NO APPROVALS WILL BE ISSUED FOR ANY STREET CLOSURE OR BLOCK PARTY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

 

All block party requests need to be approved by the Village Board.  Please submit a letter of request to the Clerk/Treasurer.  Do NOT submit to the Town of Tonawanda.  Requests can also be made via email to:

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Please include the street (and side street boundaries of your block), the date requested (and rain date, if applicable) and a contact name, address and phone number.  In order to receive timely approval for your block party request, please submit your request at least 1 month before the date requested.  Do NOT submit your request to the Town of Tonawanda.

 

EMPLOYMENT - Many jobs in the Village of Kenmore are competitive civil service positions. In ordered to be considered for any openings in these positions, you will need to take a Civil Service Test and be on a Civil Service list under the appropriate job title.  Contact Erie County Personnel for information as to when tests are offered.  Competitive positions are canvassed in accord with Civil Service Rules.

 

If you are interested in a non-competitive position, you can fill out an Employment Application at either the DPW or at the Clerk/Treasurer's Office.  Non-competitive positions include DPW and part-time jobs.