...to the Town of Tyre, a place of homes, fields, marshes, and geese. The community strives to maintain its rural flavor as the world passes by along the NYS Thruway. You are welcome to stop by and visit the Montezuma Refuge, the Barge Canal, or our restaurants and attractions.

Town of Tyre, NYThis website will allow you to learn more about the present Tyre and its past. For residents and prospective residents we provide info about the government, services and future plans.

Letter to Town Residents - 4/30/18 (.pdf)
Band Hall Renovation Update - 6/18/18 (.pdf)

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Upcoming Events
Below is an agenda of upcoming events in the Town of Tyre. To view a calendar version of the agenda visit the Events & Activities page.

Public Information Board





NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Public Hearing will be held by the Town Board of the Town of Tyre, Seneca County, NY at the Tyre Municipal Building, located at 1695 State Route 318, Waterloo, NY 13165, in the Town of Tyre, on July 19, 2018 at 6:30PM for the purpose of considering proposed Local Law #3 of 2018 regarding the updated Town of Tyre Zoning Law, a copy of which is available for review at the Tyre Municipal Building during regular business hours. The updated Zoning Law is also available for viewing on the Town of Tyre’s website at www.tyreny.com.

The Tyre Town Board invites written and oral comments regarding proposed Local Law #3 of 2018 at the aforementioned Public Hearing. All persons interested in the matter and those wishing to speak on this subject should attend the Public Hearing regarding proposed Local Law #3 of 2018 at the time and place described above.

THE REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING of the Town Board of the Town of Tyre will be held at the Tyre Municipal Building, located at 1695 State Route 318, Waterloo, NY 13165 immediately following the Public Hearing described above. At this meeting the Tyre Town Board may consider any additional matters that are properly brought before it.

By Order of the Tyre Town Board

Ronald F. McGreevy, Town Supervisor

Date of Notice: July 9, 2018



Contact: Missy Jodeit
1695 State Route 318
Waterloo NY 13165


 The draft Tyre Zoning Law is available for viewing under the Town Board tab below the Local Laws, Plans & Ordinances.



Friday, August 24th Saturday, August 25th &
Sunday, August 26th 
9:00 am - ?

Have you been putting off having a garage/ yard sale
at your home?  Now is the time! Join us by having our
largest community sale ever.  The Tyre Community
sale is a well, established event that draws hundreds
of people.

If you are planning on having a sale during this weekend
please join us!  By consolidating our funds, we each pay
less and get more advertising.


Cost:  $3.00 per residence


What you get:  Advertising in area publications

                           Signage at area intersections

       Your address of sale placed on a list for


If you are interested please send back the bottom portion
of this flyer with $3.00 by August 1st to the address below.
Thank you!

CCT (Concerned Citizens of Tyre)

2570 Lay Road

Seneca Falls, NY 13148

Name: _________________________________________

Address: _______________________________________

Phone #: _______________________________________

Email address: ___________________________________

Day(s) you will have your sale:________________________

Specific items you will be selling (optional):_______________________________________



The town requested a Speed Study for the speed limit of the intersection of State Routes 414 and 318.  The Department of Transportation has replied with the following that was also copied to Senator Pamela A. Helming.

Speedy Study Request -
Letter NYSDOT sent to Ithaca Neighborhood Housing Services

June Speed Study Response - Town of Tyre [pdf]

Speed Study Request - Town of Tyre [pdf]

Tyre Municipal Building open for business

Town Municipal Building
The Tyre Municipal Building, located at 1695 State Route 318, Waterloo, NY has opened.

Most town offices are located here and it will serve as the normal meeting location for the Town Board, Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals.

Regular Business Hours:
9:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Monday through Thursday

Get Directions

Contact Numbers & E-mails

Main Number: 315.539.3690
  1. for theTown Office
  2. for Judge Mills' Court
  3. for Judge Jans-Duffy's Court
  4. for the Zoning & Planning Depts.
Main Fax: 315.539.3693
Court Fax: 315.539.1037
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