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Village of Akron Elections

Reminder that the Village of Akron Elections are scheduled for March 21, 2023 from Noon-9:00 pm in the lower level of the Village hall.  The Mayor's position and two Trustee positions will be on the ballot.

Village Hall will be open Tuesday January 3, 2023

The power is up and running in the Village Hall thanks to our amazing Electric Crew.  The Offices will be open on Tuesday January 3, 2023 at 8 am.

Happy New Year!

Travel Advisory rescinded

Mayor Patterson has rescinded the Travel Advisory for the Village of Akron effectively immediately.  The DPW Crews are continuing to remove snow from intersections, so please be careful as you travel in the Village.  Thank you again for your understanding and patience!

Stranded Vehicle Pickup

All stranded vehicles in the Village and Town that were successfully moved and stationed for pickup are located at:

St. Teresa Church, 5771 Buell Street, Akron, NY  14001.  Please note because of the Federal Decaration, there is no towing charge.

Travel Ban to Travel Advisory

Mayor Patterson has changed the Travel Ban to a Travel Advisory.  Please drive carefully and be aware of workers trying to clear snow from Main Street and intersections in the Village.  Thank you for your patience and understanding as we dig out of this storm of storms! 

Also a special Thank you to our Akron DPW, Akron Police Dept, Akron Fire Company, and Akron/Newstead Disaster Coordinator Dan Kowalik for all their hard work and dedication to the Village of Akron during this event.

State of Emergency and a Travel Ban

Mayor Patterson has declared a State of Emergency and a Travel Ban for the Village of Akron.

Please note the Town of Newstead also is in a State of Emergency and Travel Ban.


Please stay safe!


Due to the projected weather system, the garbage has been canceled for Friday December 23, 2022 and will pick-up all garbage on December 30, 2022.  Thank you for your understanding and cooperation!

Merry Christmas! 

Garbage pickup for December 23, 2022

Garbage pickup is still scheduled for Friday December 23, 2022 but will begin at 6 am to try and beat the worst of the storm.  Please try to have your garbage out by then.