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About Fowler, NY

The Town of Fowler began in 1816 and was named for Theodosius Fowler, (1753-1841) a local landowner, who had served as a Captain in the American Revolution.

Fowler is located in southwest St. Lawrence County and borders the towns of Rossie, Gouverneur, Hermon, Edwards, Pitcairn, and Antwerp.

The Oswegatchie River's main and west branches flow through Fowler with scenic portages. The town is a beautiful setting for the Gouverneur Country Club and home to the Sylvia Lake community.

Town of Fowler, NY

87 Little York Road

Gouverneur, NY 13642

Phone: 315-287-0045

Fax: 315-535-4094


Fowler Town Hall

Town Clerk's Hours

Mondays through Friday
9:AM-12:PM & 1:PM- 4:PM


A Dropbox  at the back door is always available and checked twice a day.

St. Lawrence County

St. Lawrence County includes the St. Lawrence River and the Adirondack Mountains in Northern New York.

The area is rich in history and features abundant outdoor recreation. The county has a tradition of agriculture and a reputation for excellence in education.

If you live or work here, or are considering relocating to this beautiful area, we know you will also find the county's website interesting and useful.

Visit St. Lawrence County's website.

Fowler Free Rabies Clinic
August 15, 2024  6:PM - 8:PM

All clinics now require pre-registration - NO walk-ins will be accepted. Links to register will NOT be available until one week prior to the clinic. Although the clinic is free, a $5.00 donation is suggested.

Appointments Available: 200 - Phone: 315-287-2340

Registration link will be posted one week prior to the clinic.

The Food Pantry at the Town of Fowler is closed until July 25th due to Family Day preparations.

If you have any questions, please get in touch with Tami Gale at 315-287-0045, Rick Newvine at 315 287-4098, or Karen Simmons at 315 287-4753.  
You can email questions to:

  Fowler Family Day Entertainment  
11:00AM - 2:00PM

Recycle with Fowler to Support:

You can find drop-off bins at the Town Highway building. Call the Town Offices for more information. Thank you for your support.

Access Your Property Information

St. Lawrence County Real Property Tax Services now offers two ways to access real property information online. Both ways give you access to ownership, tax bills and maps to name a few things. 

Message From Your Town Assessors

​The Town of Fowler Assessor's Office is open weekly from 9-1 on Tuesdays. Appointments to see an assessor are available six days a week for the day and early evening appointments. We will be happy to assist you.


From Kathleen Besaw, Assessor Chair

Town of Fowler Board Meetings


July 8, 2024 at 10:00:00 PM

Draft of Minutes

Next Scheduled Meeting:

August 12, 2024

RE: Public Hearings & Meetings

The public may attend public meetings in person following COVID-19 guidelines, or participate remotely. (when available) Call the Town Clerk’s Office at (315) 287-0045 extension #1 to obtain the teleconference number and pin number to attend by phone. 

Town of Fowler, NY  On the Oswegatchie River

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