In Observance of Memorial Day 2020

All Town Hall Offices, including the Transfer Station will be CLOSED on Monday, May 25th, 2020

***Please note - the Transfer Station will also be closed 

on Saturday, May 23rd, 2020***

Message from Town Supervisor, Jeffery Gallahan

Click the link below for a message from Town Supervisor, Jeffery Gallahan regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19)



With the continued spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and NYS Governor Cuomo's State of Emergency

At this time, ALL Town of Manchester Offices are CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC until further notice. 

We are available by phone (585)289-3010 or (315)462-6224 

***The Transfer Station will continue to be open for NORMAL HOURS OF OPERATION***

  Payments for Water Bills, Transfer Station deposits and Town/County Taxes can be put in the 

LOCKED Black Drop Box that is to the right outside the main entry doors or mailed. 

We will retrieve all Drop Box deposits 2-3 times daily and mail you receipts.

Please call (585) 289-3010 or  (315) 462-6224. 

 The safety of our residents, employees, and community members remains our top priority and this may warrant further changes.  We will be sure to communicate any changes in the level or timeliness of our services as they become necessary.

Your health and welfare are important to us. 

Thank you,

The Town of Manchester 



Town of Manchester


Welcome to the Town of Manchester Municipal site. The Town of Manchester is located in Eastern Ontario County, NY. Our town includes the Village of Clifton Springs, the Village of Manchester, the Village of Shortsville, as well as, the Hamlet of Port Gibson. We encourage you to tour our website and to contact us with your questions. 

The Town Clerk's Office is now accepting in-person credit card payments for the following transactions:

  • Building Permits
  • Water Bill Payments
  • DEC Licenses
  • Birth Certificates
  • Death Certificates
  • Marriage Certificates & Licenses
  • Dog Licenses
  • F.O.I.L copies
  • ​Taxes

Please Note: All credit card transactions under $60.00 will be charged $1.75 service fee and anything over $60.00 will be charged a 2.75% service fee. 

Thank you, 

Town of Manchester 


Town of Manchester Community Information





Contact Us

 Send us a message with any questions or concerns, and we'll get back to you with answers as soon as possible

BETTER YET! Come Visit Us!

Manchester Town Hall

1272 County Road 7, Clifton Springs, New York 14432, United States

(585) 289-3010 or (315) 462-6224


Open today

08:30 am – 04:30 pm

 Friday Office Hours listed above are for the Town Clerk's Office ONLY.

** Code Enforcement is open until 4:30 PM on Fridays**

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Current Job Openings with the Town of Manchester are listed here.


There is always something going on in the 

Town of Manchester!

 Learn more about upcoming Events and Meetings!!!