​​​Due to Covid-19 and in alignment with the Governor's Executive Orders and Wayne County Public Health's recommendations to increase social distancing, the playgrounds located on properties owned by the Village of Newark, the Newark Housing Authority, and the Newark Central School District are closed until further notice.  The parks themselves will remain open.  These actions are being taken out of an abundance of caution because the health and safety of our residents is of highest priority. Thank you for your cooperation and stay safe!

Wayne County Economic Development would like to hear from small businesses about the effect of the Corona virus on their business.  Please take this survey.

​​​​Hallagan Furniture is enlisting volunteers to make masks and donate them to local hospitals.  they have already donated thousands of masks.  Click here for more information!  Thank you Hallagans and all of the volunteers!

Many are using more cleaning products during the pandemic.  Please see the following guidelines for what should and shouldn't be flushed.  Don't flush these!

Much of Monroe County's Covid-19 Resource Nagivator for Businesses applies to Wayne County Businesses as well.

Click here for tips on Corona Virus Aid Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES) and Families First Corona Virus Response Act (FFCRA)

Was your job affected by the Corona Virus?  Click here to find out about the Cares Act.

If you haven't already, please take just a few minutes to fill out the census. It is extremely important as more accurate counts and information will ensure we have access to governmental funds for needs in our area.


If you are looking for information on Covid-19, please go to the Wayne County Public Health's website or Rochester Regional Health'swebsite,  New York State's website, or the Center for Disease Control's website.

Meals-on-Wheels in Wayne County is in need of drivers to deliver meals to our homebound Seniors
We deliver Monday – Friday between the hours of 11:00-1:00
We offer mileage reimbursement @ .46 cents per mile.
If you would like more information please call Kathy @ 315-332-8844 or kschneemann@hmswayne.org

​Due to the Governor’s Executive Order, The Village of Newark Municipal Building, except for the Police Department, is closed temporarily effective March 24, 2020. The Village Offices can be reached at (315) 331-4770, and voicemail will be checked regularly. There is now a secure drop box for payments off all types on the west side of the building, north of the Police Department entrance. NO CASH WILL BE ACCEPTED. You can pay your water/sewer bills, dog license renewals, code enforcement fees and charges, and any other payment by check, money order or bank check. You can also pay your water/sewer bill online with the following information:
“You can now pay your water/sewer bill online at the Village of Newark website, www.villageofnewark.com. Click on the “Pay My Water Bill Online” link at the bottom of the home page, and follow the instructions on using the Paymentus credit/debit card payment system. There is a $3.95 service fee for each payment transaction up to $500.00, which is the maximum amount allowed. You can make multiple payments if your bill is over $500.00. You may also call Paymentus at 1-(844)-710-6692 if you would like. Please note that payments made during the time periods of penalties and shut offs are subject to the same rules as cash, check or money order payments.”
If you believe you have a matter or issue that needs immediate attention, please call us at (315)-331-4770 to determine if the Village of Newark can assist you with your urgent need.
We thank you for your patience and understanding at this time as the Village of Newark joins the efforts of others in our community in the attempt to minimize the impact of the public health crisis at this time.
Jonathan Taylor

​​​The Wayne County Business Council shared this information for small business loans available due to Covid-19.

During this time as we all deal with the Covid-19 virus, we ask that only those conducting business with the Village of Newark or the Newark Central School District enter the facility at 100 East Miller Street until further notice. While water bills can still be paid in person, please note that there is also an online payment option on this website.  If you feel sick, please DO NOT enter for any reason. Call (315)-331-4770 if you need assistance with Village business, or (315)-332-3230 if you need assistance with Newark Central School District business. We thank you in advance for your patience and understanding as we work through this together.

The Office of Court Administration has cancelled all court proceedings until May 1st and the Court Clerk's Office will be closed after 4:30 p.m. today until May 1st.

The health and safety of our residents is very important. Following the Center for Disease Control’s recommendations, and aligning with Wayne County’s State of Emergency, the Alex Eligh Community Center and the Newark Public Library will both be closed until April 13th.

Reminder – Cemetery Decorations            
All winter decorations must be removed from the Newark Cemetery and East Newark Cemetery before April 1st.  Cemetery personnel will begin removing out-of-season decorations starting April 15th.  The Village of Newark is not responsible for damage or loss of any decoration, pot, urn or any other items placed in the cemeteries.  NO NEW DECORATIONS ARE TO BE PLACED FROM APRIL 1 TO APRIL 15. This will allow Village to clean up the cemeteries for the spring season.  If you have any questions, please call (315) 331-6199, or you can visit the website at www.villageofnewark.com.  Thank you for your cooperation.  
-Village of Newark Operations​

Wellness in Newark (WIN) presents Dinner and a Community Conversation.  Learn strategies for communicating with children and adolescents about the dangers of drug/alcohol use and mental health concerns.

The Village of Newark, through the Newark Police Department, has the exclusive responsibility to issue Parking Permits for Persons with Severe Disabilities (Handicap Parking Permit hangers) for ALL Village of Newark residents per New York State Department of Motor Vehicle regulations.  The Town of Arcadia's past practice of issuing these permits  to Village of Newark residents was an ongoing violation of these regulations that resulted in confusion for many Village residents and their families in obtaining a permit.

The Village of Newark Police Department is available Monday through Friday, 8 am to 4 pm to process these applications and issue a permit.  The applications are available on the Village of Newark website, villageofnewark.com in the "FORMS" area.  Please review the HANDICAPPED PARKING PERMITS INFORMATION sheet and contact the Newark Police Department at 315-331-3701 with any questions.


Bids for Lawn Maintenance of Village of Newark Properties are due by March 17, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.  Click here for specifications.

FEMA is conducting surveys for Flood Plain Mapping and may have to access private properties to do so.  Please click here for more details.

Free Lead Training!

Reminder: It is a illegal to deposit snow into a roadway. This includes plowing snow out of a driveway into and across the road. Please refer to New York State Vehicle and Traffic law, Section 1219 and Village of Newark Code, Chapter 145 for more information.

2020 Newark Pilots Are Back! (Under New OWNERSHIP)...SEEKING HOST FAMILIES
FOR MONTHS OF JUNE/JULY FOR BALLPLAYERS...Need 10-12 host families, preferably with two players per host...Per player reimbursement paid to host families.  Contact: AROL SZATKO.  CO OWNER AT 315-527-4808.

Remember to stop for the busses!  The police will be patrolling in the school areas.  Click here for more information!  The fines and consequences are described here!

Help Our Community Eradicate the Drug Epidemic.  Turn in Opiates and any other drugs to the Newark Police Department 24/7 365.  Click here for International Overdose Awareness Day.  Click here for picture of Newark Police Department's Bin for Drug Turn In.

REMINDER: The area for brush at the DPW is for YARD debris from Village residents only. Yard debris is considered leaves, grass clippings, shrubbery trimmings and branches no larger than 6 inches in diameter and 3 feet long.  The village will not accept boards, treated wood, logs, furniture, boxes, cardboard, metal objects, or waste of any other kind.  Also, the depositing of yard waste accumulated by paid contractors on behalf of Village residents or other third parties is strictly prohibited.  Cameras have now been placed at this location to help with monitoring and enforcement.   We would like to thank you for your cooperation and please feel free to call 315-331-4770 if you have any additional questions.

Public Awareness Announcement: Fake $100 bills have surfaced.  Please click here to see how you can determine if your $100 bill is fake.  Picture of Suspect

Notice of Collection of Taxes

Fiscal Year 2020 Budget

Wayne County 911 can now accept texts.  Please click here for more information!


​​Please take note that the Animal Control Officer can be reached at (315)-952-1920.

​​​​​*Don't forget that the Wastewater Treatment Plant, located at 321 Murray Street, has free compost available Monday through Friday, between 7:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Please bring your own container.

Carbon Monoxide Safety Tips and Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Symptoms

Foreclosure Prevention and Help

​Home Energy Audit and Grant

How to Protect Yourself from Ticks and Mosquitoes

Important Lead Paint Removal Information

Outside Village Water - Meter Pit and Maintenance

Property Maintenance and Swimming Pool Notice

Small Business Workshops

Important Notices