Sterling Town Clerk

Lisa Cooper, MMC

  • Lisa Cooper, MMC Town Clerk / Tax Collector
    Phone: 315-947-5666, ext. 21
    Email the Town Clerk
    • Deputy Town Clerks
      • Susie Parsons
      • Darleen Pettit

Clerk/Collector Hours

Monday through Tuesday ~  9 am to Noon, 1 to 4 pm

Wednesday ~  9 am to Noon

Thursday through Friday ~   9 am to Noon, 1 to 4 pm

Board Meeting Minutes                         Town Board's Monthly Correspondence and Meeting Agenda

Pay Dog License safely and securely here

View & Pay Town and County Taxes

Birth, Death, Marriage, and Genealogical Requests


    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to the taxable inhabitants of the Town of Sterling, Collector of Taxes of the Town of Sterling, County of Cayuga and State of New York, have duly received the tax roll and warrant for the collection of taxes within the Town of Sterling for the year 2022, and that I will collect at the Sterling Town Hall, 1290 State Rt. 104A, in the said Town of Sterling from January 3, 2022 to March 31, 2022, nine (9) o’clock until twelve (12) o’clock in the forenoon, one (1) o’clock until four (4:00) in the afternoon on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, nine (9) o’clock until twelve (12) o’clock in the forenoon on Wednesdays, excepting Sundays, and holidays for the purpose of receiving the taxes listed on the said roll.

    Taxpayers have a choice of paying in one full payment or two installments if the total tax exceeds $50.00.  If they elect to pay in installments, 1 percent service charge will be added to the tax and if the first installment or full payment is not paid on or before February 10th, 2022, the total tax amount must be paid as provided by law.

Services Available at the Clerk's OfficeNotary

  •  Notary Public                                    Accessible Parking Passes                                  
  •  Copies and Faxes                            Property Tax Collection
  •  EZ Pass Sales                                 Dog Licenses 
  •  Marriage Licenses                           Genealogical Records Filing and Research
  •  Hunting/Fishing Licenses                FOIL Requests (Freedom of Information Law)

** Some services have an associated fee

                                                                             ez pass