On behalf of the Town and Village of Cape Vincent, and all of our residents, if you are returning to our Cape Vincent Community from a vacation, to open up your Summer home, camp or trailer, we ask that you and anyone with you, please practice a 14 day self-quarantine, to help everyone, protect the health and well being of you, our year round residents, and all of our returning Seasonal residents.

Please adhere strictly to this very important request, as this is a personal responsibility of each and every one of us.

Welcome home, and thank you for your understanding, and consideration.

Respectfully Submitted:

Cape Vincent, Town & Village Board  


The Town of Cape Vincent has changed Grievance Day from the fourth Tuesday in May to the fourth Wednesday in May.  Further reminders along with times will be forthcoming.

The Town of Cape Vincent has closed the town offices to the public until further notice. The Recreation Park Building is closed until further notice.

The Transfer site will operate on its winter schedule until further notice. Please have exact fees, garbage bag $3.00; garbage can $5.00; large garbage can $10.00.  This will help to protect you and the operator from making change. Thank you.

Tax Collection will not be suspended, taxpayers should continue to make installment payments.  Payments will be received by US Mail or residents may use the drop box at the Town Office Building.

The April Meetings of the Zoning and Planning Boards has been cancelled.

Town Court has been cancelled until further notice.

Cape Vincent Water Department may be reached by calling 315 405-1893 or 315 778-1810.

Please visit the Town’s website for updates.

Supervisor’s Telephone #: 315 654-3795        Town Clerk’s Telephone #: 315 654-3660


Effective immediately – the Cape Vincent Transfer Site will no longer accept mattresses, box springs, foam pads or futon mattresses.  These items will only be collected at the Jefferson County Recycling Center, 27138 NYS Rt 12, and there is a fee.  No permit required.  Their hours of operation are M-F 7:30am until 3:00pm and Saturday from 7:30am until 1:00pm