...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.

This website will allow you to learn more about the present Tyre and its past. For residents and prospective residents we provide information Town of Tyre, NYabout the government, services and future plans. Enjoy, and let us know your thoughts and suggestions.
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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


17th Annual Seneca County Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off Day

November 4, 2017

You must register to participate
9/25/17 – 10/20/17
1:00 – 4:00 pm

FREE for Seneca County Residents. Sorry no commercial waste accepted. Limited to 10 gallons & 20 lbs. of waste per household.

Read the Flyer to see what's acceptable



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 [pdf]


June Speed Study Response - Town of Tyre [pdf]

Speed Study Request - Town of Tyre [pdf]

Municipal Zoning Enforcement Officer

The Town of Tyre, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is now accepting applications for a Part-Time Zoning Enforcement Officer position.  All applications need to be submitted to the Town of Tyre Municipal Building, 1695 State Route 318, Waterloo NY 13165, Attention Town Supervisor.  Applications can be obtained by accessing the link below, or by requesting an application from Missy Jodeit, Administrator to the Supervisor, at the Tyre Municipal Building.

Application for Employment [pdf]

Job Description and Requirements:

The position entails working 20-25 hours per week.  Pay offered is commensurate with experience.  This position administers and enforces the municipal Zoning Laws for the Town of Tyre.  A detailed job specification is available upon request.  Minimum requirements include possession of a high school or high school equivalency diploma and any combination of skills, knowledge, experience, and abilities to discharge the duties of the position.

Please mail or email application to:  adminassistant@tyreny.com

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 the Court Clerk
  2. for the Supervisor
  3. for the Bookkeeper
  4. for the Zoning/Planning Office
Main Fax: 315.539.3693
Court Fax: 315.539.1037
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