Finance Office

     City Hall
     258 Main Street
     Oneonta, NY 13820
     Telephone: (607) 432-0560
     Fax: (607) 433-3429
     Click Here to Email

   Virginia Lee
     Director of Finance

   Joseph Temming
     Deputy Director of Finance

Great news! You can now pay your tax and water bills online - see the links above.
Payments by e-check are subject to a $1.50 processing fee.
Payments by credit / debit are subject to a 2.65% processing fee.
All fees retained by processor.

Water/Sewer Bills: The moratorium on utility service shutoffs during the COVID-19 state of emergency ended on December 21, 2021. However, New York State is offering financial assistance and consumer protections to assist customers in maintaining their utility service and pay down their arrears.

If you are behind on your utility bill, the Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) is available.  Click the link for more information.

Services Provided

The Director of Finance is responsible for the preparation and monitoring of the annual budget, receipt and disbursement of all moneys, accounting and all financial reporting, investments, long and short-term debt issuance, and city-wide computer and insurance oversight. The Finance Director is also a representative of the City during collective bargaining with the employee union groups.


   Audited Financial Statements