Welcome to the Town of Covert


Pursuant to Section 5.202 of the New York State Election Law the following dates, times, and locations are designated for Local Voter Registration Days in Seneca County.

     Thursday October 13th, 2016 - 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
                   Seneca County Board of Elections
                   One Di Pronio Drive, Waterloo NY

     Saturday, October 15th, 2016 - 2:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
                   Ovid Firehouse
                   2136 Brown St, Ovid NY

                   Waterloo Community (Rec) Center
                   3 Oak Street, Waterloo NY

These are the FINAL DATES of registration to be eligible to vote in the November 8th, 2016 Presidential General Election.


Town of Covert is Seeking Sealed Bids for a three year contract for the years 2017, 2018 & 2019 for mowing and trimming of three properties, the Town Municipal Building, Old Town Hall and the Cemetery on Schier Road. The successful bidder will provide proof of liability insurance for $1,000.000, and submit references.
Bids will be received no later than October 7, 2016. Bids will be opened at the regular Town Board Meeting on October 10, 2016. Bids may be mailed to Town of Covert Clerk, Mowing Bid, P.O. Box 265, Interlaken, NY 14847.
Prospective bidders must pick up the Scope of Service Lawn Maintenance form at the Town Clerks Office.
The Town Board of the Town of Covert reserves the right to reject any or all bids.


THURSDAY September 15, 2016 Waterloo Fire Department 39 East Water Street Dr. Wiggins 6:00pm to 7:00pm
SATURDAY October 15, 2016 Seneca County Highway Department 2017 Prospect Street, Romulus Dr.Orzeck 10:00a.m. to11:00a.m. Bring proof of prior vaccination, without it this will be a one year vaccination. Dogs should be on leashes, cats must be in secure containers, animals must be at least 3 MONTHS OF AGE to receive rabies shots. ALL CHILDREN MUST BE SUPERVISED AT ALL TIMES. DONATIONS APPRECIATED


Highway Superintendent MacCheyne appoints Glenn Boyes as Deputy Highway Superintendent for 2015.
Town Clerk appoints Leslie Adams-Compton as Deputy Town Clerk and Registrar of Vital Statistics, Tax Collector. Wage shall be $10.00 per hour.
Town Justice Eileen Schmidt appoints Jennie Ewing as Clerk to the Town Justice. Salary shall be as budgeted with an increase of $700.00 for the year 2016.

Supervisor Reynolds makes the following appointments for 2016:
Bookkeeper and Secretary to the Supervisor - Diane Bassette Nelson
Budget Officer - Michael Reynolds
Deputy Supervisor - Gary Hunt
Town Assessment Committee – Michael Reynolds and Bill Bishop
Historian for the Town – John Hunt
Highway Committee - Gary G. Hunt, Chairman and Bill Bishop
Courts, Ordinances & Law Enforcement – Gary Hunt, Chairman & Bill Bishop
Utilities & Insurance – Gary Hunt, Chairman and Bill Bishop,
Personnel –Jeff Vann Chairman and Leon Anderson
Buildings and Grounds - Gary G. Hunt, Chairman and Jeffrey Vann
Fire and Ambulance – Deborah Nottke Chairman, Jeff Vann Chairman and Mike Reynolds
Planning and Land Management Ordinance - Jeffery Vann Chairman and Leon Anderson
Deputy Town Clerk - Leslie Adams-Compton

Any appointments which may have been overlooked shall continue to be filled by the incumbent subject to review by the appropriate appointing authority.

Town Clerk

Phone: 607-532-8358
Fax: 607-532-4203


8469 South Main St.
Interlaken, NY

Mailing address:
Town of Covert Town Clerk 
PO Box 265
Interlaken, NY 14847-0265

Town of Covert Court

Justice E.M. Schmidt

Court In Session 1st & 3rd  
Mondays @ 10:00 am

Municipal Building

Recycling Information

New guidelines for November 2010:

Click Here

Town of Covert Census

1940 Index for Town of Covertand Village of Interlaken: Click Here

Assessment Roll Info

Available on the Seneca County 
Tax Data site: Click Here