NY State Offices & Agencies

Municipal Governments & Agencies 

9/11 NYC Services Center
New York City government's site dedicated to the aftermath of 9/11 including the WTC Business Rebuilding Center & the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation.

Amherst, Town of
Click on Government for a directory of Town offices, agendas for Town board meetings and a growing archive of Town board meeting minutes. Town Code is also available.

Buffalo, City of
Includes text of city charter.

Buffalo (New York) Police Department
Buffalo's Most Wanted, arrest statistics, department phone numbers and links to other criminal justice sites.

Cattaraugus County
County maps, legislative directory with committee assignments and link to Sheriff's Department.

Chautauqua County Government

Erie County
Includes the county charter & administrative code plus recent local laws.

Erie County District Attorney

Erie County Sheriff's Office
Department phone and email directories, Most Wanted List and information about the Erie County Holding Center.

General Code Publishers
Access full text (and up-to-date) codes online for:

Akron, Village of
Amherst, Town of
Batavia, City of
Batavia, Town of
Buffalo, City of
Cheektowaga, Town of
Depew, Village of
Eden, Town of
Hamburg, Village of
Rochester, City of
Tonawanda, Town of
West Seneca, Town of

Monroe County

National Association of Counties

New York City Comptroller
Provides city tax forms with instructions, certificates of residency, information on the purchase of city bonds and forms for tort claims against the city.

New York City Council
Contains local laws from 1990, resolutions and pending bills along with schedules of council meeting and hearings.

New York City Department of Correction
Helpful directions on how to visit an inmate, post bail and obtain attorney/legal passes.

New York City Police Department
View the department hierarchy, missing persons list, Most Wanted list, plus every precinct, police service area and transit district in the five boroughs.

New York City Public Advocate
Central location to find assistance with a variety of problems including civil rights, the disabled, housing and transportation.

New York State Association of Counties

The Official New York City Web Site has a variety of information such as how to pay a parking ticket or get a birth certificate. View the MTA subway map or a restaurant health inspection report. Request or complain about city services. Features an organizational chart of city government.

Rochester, City of
Includes text of City code.

State & County QuickFacts

Syracuse, City of

Western New York News Index
A project of the Western New York Library Resources Council, this is an index to local news stories in the Buffalo Business Journal, Buffalo News, Buffalo Spree, Business First of Buffalo, Business New York and Western New York Magazine. Searchable by name or subject. Covers 1983-1996.

Western New York Information Center
Varied local and regional links.