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PO Box 99, 997 Mason Street Morrisonville, NY 12962  
Phone (518) 563-1129  
Fax (518) 561-7845 
email - townofschuylerfalls@charter.net

Town of Schuyler Falls
A Great Place to Live and Grow
Meeting Schedules and Office Hours

Town Hall 997 Mason Street
Morrisonville, NY 12962
Monday-Thursday 8:30 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Town Board  
Regular Meetings--4th Tue.-6 p.m. Work Sessions--1st & 3rd Mon. 6 pm As needed. Open to all  

Justice Court
Philip Vannortwick (Wed) 3:00 pm
Court Clerk
Mary Sorrell

Rhonda Barber (Thurs) 3:00 pm
Court Clerk
Donna Hamel

Town Clerk
Monday thru Thursday 9 AM to 4 PM

563-1129 or by appointment

Planning Board
1st Tuesday of Month at 6:30 PM

Zoning Board of Appeals
3rd Monday 6:30 PM

Codes Enforcement
Tuesdays 8:00am - 12:00 noon or
by Appointment: 570-8258 

Schuyler Falls
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 44°39′47″N 73°33′54″W
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
 • TypeTown Council
 • Town Supervisor Richard Potiker  (R)

 • Total36.8 sq mi (95.4 km2)
 • Land36.5 sq mi (94.6 km2)
 • Water0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
Elevation561 ft (171 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total5,181
 • Density142/sq mi (54.8/km2)
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code12985, 12962
Area code(s)518
FIPS code36-65717
GNIS feature ID0979474

The area was first settled around 1794 by Ezra Turner, who settled near the Salmon River, and built the first sawmill in 1801.

The town was formed from the town of Plattsburgh in 1848.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town of Schuyler Falls has a total area of 36.8 square miles (95.4 km2), of which 36.5 square miles (94.6 km2) is land and 0.31 square miles (0.8 km2), or 0.82%, is water.[1]

The Saranac River forms the north town line, with the town of Plattsburgh on the opposite shore. The Salmon River runs through the southern part of the town, about 1 mile (1.6 km) north of the border with the town of Peru. Both rivers flow east into Lake Champlain.

New York State Route 22B is a north-south highway in the town, beginning east-west in the hamlet of Morrisonville.