The Finance Department handles collection of the following types of payments:
- Real Property Taxes
- Utility Services (water, sewer, electricity and refuse collection)
- Parking Tickets
Payments can be made by mail at the address listed below for all of the above types of payments with your postmark date being honored as the payment receipt date or payments may be left in our Drop Box located on the south side of the Municipal Lighting Department building at 6 Miller Street, Plattsburgh, NY. Online payments will be available in the very near future by clicking on Pay Bills / Services Online to the left. Online payments will be taken in the form of a direct debit to your bank account at no additional cost or by credit or debit card payment with an additional convenience fee.
Orders for activating or terminating utility services may be placed in person at our office or they can be placed on-line by clicking on Pay Bills / Services Online to the left.
Effective July 17, 2013:
The City can now accept VISA for payments. VISA is now processing payments for public charges of utilities and property taxes agreeing to a convenience fee pass-through charge to customers.
The City’s 2015 tax rate is $10.779347 per $1,000 of assessed valuation.
For the most current tax information, payment instructions, electric, water, sewer and refuse rates, and property tax foreclosure information, please visit the Forms and Applications page.
6 Miller Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Monday Through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Richard Marks, City Chamberlain