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Chemical Bid 2022-2023
(Jun. 9, 2022) Click Here for the Chemical Bid documents for 2022-2023.
LS Power Grid New York Handout
(Dec. 21, 2021) Click Here to view the LS Power Grid New York handout detailing the start of construction on Segment III.
(May. 19, 2021) Click Here to view the information for the survey for the Oneida & Herkimer County residents and business owners to determine broadband internet availability across the region.
Notice of Adoption of Resolution
(May. 4, 2021) Click Here to view the Notice of Adoption of Resolution for The Construction of New Improvements to The Water Distribution System (Phase II).
Public Service Law 66-p - Rental Properties
(Sep. 22, 2020) Click Here for changes in Public Service Law 66-p for Rental Properties.
Board Meeting
(May. 11, 2020)

 A Village Board Meeting will be held on June 27, 2022 at 6:30pm in the Municipal Building Board Room .** Please note: if handicap accessibility is required, please contact the Village Clerk prior to the meeting.



Water Presentations
(Apr. 22, 2019)

Click Here to view Water Presentation #1.

Click Here to view Water Presentation #2.

Municipal Building Office Hours
(Sep. 28, 2017)

Office hours are 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM; Monday through Friday, except all major holidays.

Government Quick Links
(Sep. 27, 2017)
Payments at the Village
(Sep. 26, 2017)

Please note that the Village of Ilion does not accept cash. Only payments via credit/debit cards, money orders, or checks are accepted.

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Frequently Asked Questions
Forms & Permits - Download here
Water Quality Report - Download annual reports here
The Village of Ilion
49 Morgan ST.
Ilion, NY 13357

Phone 315-895-7449

Fax 315-894-6050

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A Special Thank You

Greater Herkimer Lions Club wanted to update the organizations emblems on the entrance signs to the village. Each organization funded their own signs, the village of Ilion's was funded by Trustee Ron Schoonmaker. A special thank you to the Lions Club for choosing Ilion to do their Community Involvement Project.

Travel Advisory

Click Here to view more information on the detour for replacement of State Route 51 over Steele Creek Bridge in the Village of Ilion.

Village of Ilion Water Department Hydrant Flushing Announcement June 2022

Click Here to view the Village of Ilion Water Department Hydrant Flushing Announcement for June 2022.

Notice to all Village of Ilion Electric Users

On June 18th, 2022 all Village of Ilion Electric users will experience an electric power interruption beginning at 12:00AM estimated until about 5:00AM. The power interruption is necessary for substation maintenance and repairs to be made. Village of Ilion Electric users should plan to be without electricity during those hours. Inclement weather may affect the crew's ability to perform the maintenance and repairs. The decision to abort the planned maintenance and repairs will be made Wednesday, June 15, 2022. Village of Ilion Electric users should monitor the news media, and the Village of Ilion website and social media for any updates regarding the planned substation maintenance and repairs.

Notice to Bidders for the Steele Creek Floodplain & Stream Restoration Guide Rail Installation

Click Here to view the Addendum 1 Notice to Bidders.

Click Here to view the Steele Creek Plan Set.

Click Here to view the Ilion Guide Rail Project Manual.

Click Here to view Notice to Bidders.

Happy Retirement

After 22 years, Matt Ward is retiring as Municipal Building and Grounds Head for the village. Matt's last day was April 8th. We wish Matt the best as he begins this next chapter in his life. He will be truly missed.

Adopted Budget

Click Here to view the Village of Ilion Adopted Budget for the fiscal year, June 1, 2022 through May 31, 2023.

DOT Road Closure

NYDOT will close Otsego St. from Weber Ave. to Fourth St. beginning June 1 - Oct. 29 (anticipated). There will be a foot bridge for walkers. Bus stops are unchanged.

Get Help Paying Overdue Water and Sewer Bills

Click Here to view the low income household water assistance program flyer.

Ilion Eagle Scouts Honored

Click Here to view the article on the Village of Ilion honoring nine local Eagle Scouts.

Water Assistance Program

Click here to learn more about the Low Income Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP).

Need Assistance with your Utility Bills?

If you need assistance paying your utility bills, click here.

2022 Election Calendar of Dates

Click Here to view the Election Calendar of Dates.

Resolution Adopted by Herkimer County Legislature

Click Here to view the resolution supporting operation green light for active military service members in transition to civilian life (veteran status).

Information on Lead

Click here for information regarding lead in the drinking water and how it effects you.

Local Waterfront Revitalization Program

Click here to view more on the comprehensive plan update (Video)


Protections Available to Electric/Water Customers

Click Here to view protections available to Electric/Water Customers.

Sidewalk Program

The Village of Ilion will not be offering the sidewalk program for this year.

Polling Site Location Change

Effective with the Village election being held on September 15, 2020 and all Village elections hereafter, there will be one polling place for all residents in all districts. The polling site is located at: Municipal Building, 49 Morgan Street, Ilion, NY 13357, 315-895-7449

This location is handicap accessible on the 55 First Street side of the Municipal Building. Parking is available along Morgan Street.

Public Information Meeting on Water Project

Click Here to view the presentation on the Public Information Meeting on the water project held on October 8, 2019.

USDA Home Repair Loans and Grants

Click Here to view the USDA Home Repair Loans and Grants brochure.

Water Transmission Main Project

The construction of the Water Transmission Main Project will begin by the end of September. The new 16" main will be run from the Well House located on W. Clark Street and continue on the following streets: W. State Street, Weisbecker Hill, Bellevue Ave., North and South Third Ave., Grove Street, Forge Hill Drive, Old Forge Hill and continue up to the Treatment Plant. Residents may notice Village employees or contractors on the streets marking utilities, etc. in preparation for the project. Most disturbances from the construction will be restored to their normal state.

Village Wide Notification System

The Village of Ilion is pleased to announce the launching of a Village-wide notification system. The notification system will send voice alerts via cell/landline phones and/or text messages or email during emergency events, including but not limited to; snow emergencies, flash flooding, power outages, and boil water advisories. For information on how to sign up, please click here.

Parking Ticket Payment Information

Parking tickets can be paid at the Municipal Office window. However, no cash is accepted for payment at the window. You can pay with with these options: check, money order, debit card or credit card. Checks and money orders are payable to: Village of Ilion.

Invoice Cloud

Please Click Here to pay your electric bill. Please Click Here to pay your water bill. You can pay your bills online via computer, tablet or mobile phone here and also on the utilities page of our website.

Some of the Features of Invoice Cloud include:

  • Up to three reminders that your bill is coming due
  • Texting your payments
  • Setting up recurring payments
  • Scheduling payments
  • Paying multiple accounts at one time


Stairs Closed Until Further Notice

Due to safety concerns, the stairs leading from Otsego Street to Remington Avenue will be closed until further notice.

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