Welcome to Groton
Useful information for Groton residents, both new and old.
The Town of Groton and the Village of Groton
Located in the Northeast corner of Tompkins County, the Town of Groton is approximately 50 square miles and surrounds the Village of Groton. Although the Village of Groton is part of the Town of Groton and receives certain services from the Town, it is an incorporated village with its own government. Also within the Town of Groton are the hamlets of McLean, West Groton, Peruville, and Groton City.
Town of Groton Officials
Village of Groton Officials for more information on the Village of Groton CLICK HERE to go to their website.
Recycling and Garbage Pick-up
Garbage collection is provided by a private business that you hire. Check the yellow pages for garbage haulers who service the Groton area.
Register to Vote - Where You Vote - Absentee Voting
Voter Registration Form - mail to Tompkins County Board of Elections, Court House Annex, 128 East Buffalo Street, Ithaca, New York 14850. If you have questions, call 607-274-5522
Absentee Voting Form - mail to above address
Dog Control and Licenses
The Town of Groton is responsible for providing Dog Control and Licensing for both the Town and Village of Groton. By law, all dogs must be licensed by the time they are 4 months old. If you are a new resident and bring a dog with you, you must license your dog in the Town of Groton. CLICK HERE for more information on licensing, dog control, and forms.