Newark Cemetery and East Newark Cemetery by October 31st. Cemetery personnel will begin removing out-of-season decorations starting November 1st. The Village of Newark is not responsible for damage or loss of any decoration, pot, urn or any other items placed in the cemeteries. 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
Effective immediately, Veterans can ride regular route service for free in any of the counties served by the Regional Transit Service simply displaying their Veterans Outreach Center ID upon boarding. The counties served by the Regional Transit Service include Wayne, Seneca, Ontario, Livingston, Wyoming, Genesee, Orleans and Monroe. Click here for more information.
REMINDER: The Village of Newark Code prohibits parking on all Village streets from 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. from November 1st through March 31st. Please note: any parking restrictions specific to an individual street (currently or voted on by the Board in the future) will still apply.
Child Care Resources for Employers during Covid - A webinar. Please register for the October 29th webinar by October 27th! Click here for more information!
United Way of Wayne County is asking for as many families as possible to complete this short survey. We ask for your help by taking this survey and sharing it with your staff, friends and your networks. We would also appreciate a retweet or like to amplify on via social media. The deadline to complete the survey is October 27th. Important Survey to Determine Economic Impact of Pandemic on New Yorkers Open Until 10/27- Please Complete and Share Widely! Direct Survey Link: here (available in English, Spanish and mobile friendly!) https://unitedwaynnj.iad1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9vhdNG3MzuQdXxP
DEA National Prescription Take Back Day is October 24, 2020. Prescriptions will be accepted at 750 West Miller Street from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Newark Plaza Near Urgent Care and also from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Walmart, 6788 Route 31 East. Bring in your no longer needed prescriptions and hand them in so they don't fall into the wrong hands. Keep them safe. Clean them out. Take them back.
Village brush pick up will begin on October 19th, 2020 and leaf pick up will follow. The following items will be picked up:
Tree limbs (up to 6” diameter and 3’ long-very important to keep at this size or below!!)
Similar brush material
Limited leaves (please wait until leaves are picked up and do not mix leaves with brush)
The Village will not pick up boards, logs, furniture, boxes, cardboard, or metal objects of any kind. Please keep leaf/grass clippings, and similar type debris, separate from tree limbs, if possible. Please Do Not deposit material on pavement. The Village of Newark DPW, 100 Wood Lane is open to accept material in our drop off designated area. Leaf pick up will start after brush pick up has been completed.
November 1, 2020 has been declared Extra Mile Day! Click here for more information!
For locations, dates and information on free breast cancer screening in October, please click on the link!
Village of Newark playgrounds are now open! Safe distancing and hand washing are strongly encouraged. Please note:
Playgrounds are now open dawn to dusk
Please observe social distancing
Equipment and restrooms are NOT regularly sanitized
Use at your own risk
The Village of Newark Offices at 100 East Miller Street will open tomorrow, June 11th. Hours will be Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Everyone who enters the building will be required to wear a mask and follow all social distancing practices. The floor outside the Village office is marked to ensure proper social distancing. Please keep in mind that you may be asked these questions before entering the building:
Should the answer to any of these questions be “yes”, you should not enter the building. Also, please bring ID as we may require it to log in anyone who enters the office. Please note: The Newark School District Office on the 4th floor is not open and will tentatively reopen July 1st.
Please note: After no rise in taxes for the last 6 of 7 years, the Village of Newark tax rate will now increase 1.75 % to $13.665196 per $1000 of assessed value. Also, effective June 1, 2020, the water rate for Village users is increasing to $2.64 per thousand gallons of water used, and the sewer fee is increasing to $11.40 per thousand gallons of water used.
The Village of Newark Code regarding parking on all streets within the Village has changed. Previously, no one was allowed to park on any street from 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. at any time of the year. The new Code prohibits parking on all Village streets from 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. for November 1st through March 31st only. The parking restriction has been lifted from April 1st to October 31st. Please note: any parking restrictions specific to an individual street (currently or voted on by the Board in the future) will still apply.
Regarding COVID-19: Resources for Small Businesses including re-opening tips and funding.
NYSEG/DDS will be working in the Newark area. Please read this important information regarding their project!
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!
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 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.
The Wayne County Business Council shared this information for small business loans available due to Covid-19.
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.
Help Our Community Eradicate the Drug Epidemic. Turn in Opiates and any other drugs to the Newark Police Department 24/7 365.
Wayne County 911 can now accept texts. Please click here for more information!
*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