Town of Scott sign near the town hall.

The Town of Scott Welcomes you! We are located at 6689 State Route 41, Homer, NY 13077.  The phone number for the town hall is 607-749-2902 and the fax is 607-749-7907.  

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Important Town Court Information: Please read before heading to the town court.


Emergency Announcement


The Stevens Road bridge is closed until further notice!


Septic System  

Maintenance Workshop  When: September 21st, 7pm until 8pm 

Sponsored by Cortland County Soil and Water Conservation District with funding from a CWIA/EPF Water Quality Improvement Project Grant and administered by New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC). 

Cortland County homeowners can  receive a $100 rebate by attending this free workshop! 

The coupon can be utilized for septic system maintenance! 

Scott United Methodist Church 6816 NY-41 

Homer, NY 13077

Registration is required. Call Cortland County SWCD: 607-756-5991 

(Space is Limited) 

The workshop will focus on homeowner septic system management. Topics will include how a septic system functions, current system standards, maintenance requirements and schedules, trouble shooting, and system failures. Homeowners will receive a packet to help them with their own septic system maintenance.


Legal Notice

TOWN OF SCOTT SPECIAL MEETING AND 2022 BUDGET WORKSHOP.  Notice is hereby given that the Town of Scott will hold a Special Town Board Meeting by web and telephone conference on September 28th, 2021, at 5:00 pm.  The 2022 Budget Workshop will immediately follow.  A web link and phone number will be provided by the Town Clerk upon request.  The contact information for the Town Clerk is: townclerk@townofscott.org, phone number is 607-749-2902, and the fax is 607-749-7907.

Town of Scott Supervisor

Dr. Guy Ruoff


Please view the successfully completed Hazard Mitigation Plan for the Town of Scott by clicking on the provided link below!

Created and published by Dr. Guy Ruoff – Town Supervisor

Town of Scott Hazard Mitigation Plan


The Skaneateles Watershed Partnership has published a new informational website.  Click the image below to be taken to the new site. 

New!  www.skanlakeinfo.org Watershed Website


The Town of Scott Boat Launch is officially open!  The phone number for the Town Hall is 607-749-2902 and the fax is 607-749-7907.

The utilization of the Town of Scott Boat Launch is free for residents of the Town of Scott!

Boat Launch Sites (Open for Business!)

Use of all boat launches for recreational boaters is permitted.  To limit the community spread of COVID-19 please utilize social distancing as well as common sense when communicating with others.

Boat launching sites exist in virtually every county of New York State. The following pages provide information on publicly available boat launches separated out by county. For your convenience, the type of launch, driving directions and parking capacity are included for each site.

Weblink: https://www.dec.ny.gov/outdoor/7832.html


Notice The Town of Scott is reaching out to the community for dedicated citizens to assist with the functioning of the local government. 

The town is in need of motivated individuals for the following paid positions: Tax Assessment Review Board (T.A.R.B.), Planning Board, and Zoning Board of Appeals (Z.B.A.).  Please contact the Town Clerk (Tammy) @ 607-749-2902 for more details!

We look forward to working with you,

Dr. Guy Ruoff

Town of Scott Supervisor

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