Town Hall: (607) 749-3199
Town Justice: (607) 749-2377
Monday, April 15, 2024

Positions Available

  • P/T Landscaper for front of town hall building
  • Two members for the town ethics committee
  • Co-Editor for the Preble Today semi-annual newsletter
  • Director for the summer youth program

If interested, please call Jim at 607-749-5315




NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Town Board  of the Town of Preble, County of Cortland, New York, at a regular meeting thereof held on the 8th day of April, 2024, duly adopted a resolution, an abstract of which is as follows: a resolution providing that subject to permissive referendum the Town of Preble is authorized to transfer a maximum of $185,000.00 from the Highway Equipment Reserve Account to be applied to the purchase of a 2024 or newer ten (10) wheel truck chassis with a minimum 400 horse power diesel engine with automatic transmission.

By Order of the Town Board of the Town of Preble, New York

Dated:  April 10, 2024        


Notice: The  updated
Town of Preble Comprehensive Plan
was approved and adopted on March 11, 2024 by the Preble Town Board.     

Upcoming Town Meetings

24 Apr 2024;
07:00PM - 09:00PM
Planning Board Meeting
02 May 2024;
07:00PM -
ZBA Monthly Meeting
13 May 2024;
07:00PM - 09:00PM
Town Board Meeting

Town of Preble Government

Preble Town Hall, Preble NY

Preble Town Hall Hours:
Wednesdays 5pm-9pm
Thursdays 8am-1pm

PO Box 234
1968 Preble Road, Preble NY 13141

Town Hall (607) 749-3199 
Town Justice (607) 749-2377

(607) 749-2190 

Town Clerk:
Town Justice:

In 1906 a new school built in the center of town. This later centralized with the Homer School District and operated until 1954. Today it houses the post office and town offices. It continues to be painted red and is a gathering place and pictoral part of the town.
The Town of Preble maintains 25.4 centerline miles of roads. Sixteen miles of the 25.4 are plowed, making up 34 plowing segments. We also plow school bus pull-offs, turnarounds, the Fire Station and the Town Hall. The average route time is 2 hrs. 45 minutes.
In an emergency call: 911 The Preble Fire Department is also accessible via a 911 call.
Backyard trash burning is illegal and is a major uncontrolled source of dioxin in the United States: per pound of household trash burned, barrels emit hundreds of times more dioxin than a garbage incinerator.
Code Official W. Rick Fritz is available at the Town Hall on Mondays from 2-4pm to help with applications. Building permits, certificates of occupancy, zoning information are among the services available from the Code office. The Code Official can also be reached at (607) 591-9898.
The Court Clerk hours are Tuesdays from 8am - 12pm. Court is in session on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 6 pm. If you have any questions, please feel free to email>