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Welcome to the Town of Scio NY web page.  This web site is intended to help keep the public informed about all aspects of our community.  We welcome your input and comments.  Please feel free to contact the town supervisor at sciosupervisor@gmail.com at any time. 

 

To view the tax roll or for property comparisions at the Allegany County website, click on this link  allegany.sdgnys.com/index.aspx  then click the public access button to view records, or go to the County Assessments Data button on the left and follow the instructions. 

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT HOMEOWNERS MUST REAPPLY FOR THE "STAR" EXEMPTION BY DECEMBER 31, 2013 IF YOU ARE REGULAR "STAR" ELIGABLE. 

 

FOR "ENHANCED STAR" (SENIOR CITIZENS) YOU DO NOT DO THIS.  ENHANCED STAR ELIGABLE WILL RECEIVE THEIR APPLICATION FROM THE ASSESSOR IN JANUARY 2014 JUST AS IN PREVIOUS YEARS. 

Also note that we have a new Assessor.  Sharon (Sherri) Collins assumed the position October 1, 2013.  Her office hours will be on Tuesdays from 10:30 AM until 12:30 PM. 

  

NYS law dictates that almost all building within a municipality requires a permit.  Permits must be obtained prior to starting any construction.  Failure to do so can result in a stop work order until such permit is completed then reviewed and approved by the Code Enforce Officer.  To find the permit go to departments/code enforcement/documents then click on the Scio Building Permit.  You MUST have a building permit to construct or install any pool deeper that 18 inches.  This includes the blue inflatable pools.  Currently installed pools must also meet NYS regulations which include but not limited to fencing and electrical requirements.