Nichols is a town in Tioga County, New York, United States. Nichols township contains the village of Nichols. Nichols is located on the PA/NY border halfway between Binghamton and Elmira New York. See County Site

Town Hall
54 E River Rd
Nichols, NY 13812

Mailing Address
PO Box 359
Nichols, NY 13812

The Town Board will be holding a Special Meeting on November 17, 2022 at NES Room 8, located at 139 Ro-Ki Blvd at 2:00 pm has been canceled.


Request For Proposals For Engineering Services

The Town of Nichols is soliciting proposals from qualified engineering firms for assistance in a project to restore a failed stream embankment to its pre-existing condition. The slop is located on Hunts Creek just downstream of the intersection of Depot Rd and Hunt Creek Rd in the Town of Nichols, New York. The Town was awarded disaster relief funds from FEMA and the project is identified as DR4472NY-Project 132123.

Response to the Request for Proposals shall be placed in a sealed envelope addressed to Esther Woods, Town Supervisor, and be plainly marked on the outside of the envelope: "RFP RESPONSE FOR ENGINEERING SERVICES FOR HUNTS CREEK RESTORATION PROJECT" and can be delivered to the Town Clerk at 54 E River Rd or mailed to PO Box 359, Nichols, NY 13812 by 12:00 pm, EST, on December 27, 2022. Information received after that date and time will not be considered. The date of postmark will not be accepted. Sealed bids will be opened at the December 28, 2022, Town Board Meeting, which starts at 7:00 pm.

The full Request for Proposals may be obtained online at or from the Town Clerk during office hours, Mon 8 am- 5 pm, Tues-Thurs 8 am - 2pm, Thurs 5 pm - 7pm and Fri 8 am - 12 pm at 54 E River Rd, Nichols, NY 13812. Minority and Woman Business Enterprise firms are encouraged to submit.

The Town of Nichols reserves the right to reject any or all proposals, the right to waive any informalities, the right to permit exceptions deemed not to be of substance, and the right to accept any proposals which the Town deems to represent the prudent and economical expenditure of the public monies for the benefit of the Town's inhabitants by securing the maximum quality.

Karen Hall, Town Clerk Dated: 11/08/22 

Full Request for Proposal can be found by following this link 

Carrige Barn Offices

Town Board

Town Board Meetings are held at 7:00 pm on the 2nd Tuesday and 4th Wednesday of each month at 139 Ro-Ki Blvd, Room 8.
Meeting packets provided to the Town Board are available to the public upon request from the Town Clerk's Office (a copy fee will apply).

November 23, 2022 meeting has been canceled

A Regular Board Meeting will be held on November 28, 2022 at 6pm  

Esther Woods - Supervisor
Roseann Cole - 607-760-8746,
Bill Middleton
Brenda Fay-Pelotte

To contact other Town Board Members, 

call 607-699-3110 ext 10

The Town of Nichols is in search of a part time Deputy Court Clerk. Hours needed vary per week. Experience preferred but will train the right candidate. Computer and people skills are a must. Send resumes to Sandra Lute at PO Box 379, Nichols, NY 13812 or email at

The Town of Nichols is accepting applications for Dog Control Officer. This a part time position, resumes will be accepted until December 9, 2022. Resumes can be emailed to, mailed to the Town Clerk, PO Box 359, Nichols, NY 13812 or dropped off to the Clerk's Office at 54 E River, Nichols, NY 13812. Click here for a list of job duties.

NYS ConnectALL Project is bringing broadband services to our unserved/underserved households in the Town and Village of Nichols.

NYS ConnectALL Project

Announcement From Town Clerk


Residents can now renew their dog's licenses online, as long as their rabies vaccination is up to date, via Credit/Debit Card or E-check. There is a nominal service fee for the convenience. Follow the link below to get started.

Need to see your current 2022 Town and County taxes? 

Use the link below to view and if you want to, pay your 2022 taxes online!

As of October 1, 2022 the scheduled dog fees will be as follows:
  • Spay/neutered $10.00
  • Unspayed/unneutered $15.00
  • Late Fee after 10 days $10.00
  • Replacement tag fee $5.00
  • Enumeration fee per unlicensed dog $10.00

Nichols Town Court Is Now In Person

Court is no longer Virtual. The restrictions due to Covid have been lifted and court is now in person.

Forms,Town Emergency Plans & Applications

See Ordinances, Forms, Emergency Plans & Applications,  for Building Permit Info, Zoning and much more.

Nichols Town Court Has Moved

Nichols Town Court is pleased to announce that we moved to a larger facility at the old Nichols Elementary School.

Our new address will is: 139 Ro-Ki Blvd, Room #6
                                         Nichols, NY 13812
                                     ( The courtroom is Room 7)

Our new phone number is: (607) 699-3127
Our new fax number is:      (607) 699-3613

2022 Final Assessment Roll

Click this link to see the 2022 Final Assessment Roll

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