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FREE Rapid Testing for COVID19:

The Otsego County Department of Health, Bassett Medical Center & NYS Department of Health have partnered to provide rapid testing to Otsego County residents.

Tuesday September 22, 2020
Wednesday September 23, 2020
The Foothills Performing Arts & Civic Center
22 Market Street

Please call 607-547-4279 to pre-register for the clinic.

Updated Hours of Operation


Code Enforcement
Department of Health
  • By appointment only
  • Hours of operation are M-F from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm 
  • Call 607-547-4230 to schedule an appointment
Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) - Cooperstown Location

  • By appointment only - Otsego County Residents ONLY
    • STEP #1: Visit https://www.picktime.com/otsegocountydmv to schedule an appointment at the Cooperstown DMV
    • STEP #2: Visit NYS DMV website where the site will walk you through your transaction and inform you of what documents you will need when you come to your appointment at the Cooperstown DMV
    • STEP #3: Come to your scheduled appointment to process your transaction.
  • Please note: At this point, we are not processing REAL or ENHANCED NYS driver's licenses
  • 607-547-4281 or 604-547-4280
Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) - Oneonta Location
Office for the Aging
  • By appointment only
  • Hours of operation are M-F from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm (Sept - June) and 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (July - Aug)
  • Call 607-547-4232 to schedule an appointment
Planning / Solid Waste
  • By appointment only
  • Hours of operation are from M-F 8:30 am to 4:30 pm 
  • Call 607-547-4225 to schedule an appointment
Real Property Tax Services
  • By appointment only
  • Call 607-547-4220 to schedule an appointment
  • Property Tax Auction is scheduled for October 15, 2020 (more details to come)
Transfer Stations
  • Oneonta - M-F 7:00 am - 3: pm and Saturdays 8 am-Noon
  • Cooperstown-  M-F 7:00 am - Noon and Saturdays 8 am-Noon
Treasurer's Office - to pay taxes
  • By appointment only
  • Call 607-547-4235 to schedule an appointment
For additional information about these and other departments please visit the individual department's web page.


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