Clerk/Tax Collector

Starting January 7th, 2020 evening hours on one day a week will be added for the convenience of the public. Our office is open Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Fri­day from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM and Tuesdays from 9:00AM to 12:00PM and 1:00PM to 6:00PM. This office issues dog licenses, hunting and fishing licenses, marriage licenses and disabled parking permits.  Voter registration forms, absentee ballot applications and building permit applications, are available at this office.  Both Deputy Town Clerk Debra Tupper and Deputy Town Clerk Kim Reed are returning to their appointed office in 2020.

Town Clerk Tami Gale is a Notary Public.

The Clerk will start collecting land taxes on January 2, 2020. If you have any questions, please feel free to call the Town Clerk’s Office at (315) 287-0045.

Clerk's Hours (by Phone)


9:AM-12:PM & 1:PM- 4:PM

9:AM-12:PM & 1:PM- 6:PM

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
9:AM-12:PM & 1:PM- 4:PM

* NOTE:  There is a Drop box located by the back entrance to the Town Hall that is checked twice a day on business days.


The Town Hall is available free of charge for use by Town of Fowler residents for all occasions.  Arrangements to use the Hall may be made by calling Karen Simmons at (315) 287-4753.

The Sylvia Lake Beach is open to the public seven days a week from the end of June to the end of August. For groups, parties or for more information call Rick Newvine at (315)287-4098, (315)771-2194 or the Town Clerk at (315)287-0045.

Groups interested in using the Hailesboro ball field during the summer should also contact Rick Newvine at (315)287-4098.

Town of Fowler, NY - On the Oswegatchie River

Town of Fowler

Emergency Contacts

Town Clerk

315-287-0045 / 315-287-1408 / 315-244-1421

Supervisor Newvine

315-287-4098  / 315-771-2194

Councilperson Simmons

315-287-4753  / 315-854-5517

Councilperson Andrews

315-287-0587  / 315-771-6623

Councilperson Bishop


Highway Superintendent

Randy Durham 315 222-6797

Seeking: Planning Board Member

The Town of Fowler Planning Board is looking for a new board member.


Any Town of Fowler resident that is interested, please send a letter of interest to:

Town of Fowler Planning Board
87 Little York Rd
Gouverneur, NY 13642


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