Town of Potsdam Supervisor: Ann Carvill 


Potsdam Town Hall

The Town of Potsdam has entered its Phase I re-opening. Details are as follows:

  • The public can contact the Assessor, Clerk, Code Officer and the Supervisor via telephone, email,

or by making an appointment to have an in-person meeting.

  • Masks are required by those entering the Town Hall and well as by Town Officials who have set up meetings with the public.
  • Social distancing is required.
  • A plastic divider will separate Town official and the public.
  • Extra face masks are currently available should one be needed by a visitor.
  • All pre-scheduled meetings between Town officials and members of the public will be held in the Community Room.
  • Members of the public must enter via the rear door of the Town Hall.
  • The drop box and the vestibule continue to be available to the public.

Business Re-opening Phases

  • Phase I -Construction, Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting, Retail (limited to curbside or in-store pickup or drop off), Manufacturing, and Wholesale Trade
  • Phase II – Professional Services, Retail, Administrative Support, Real Estate/Rental & Leasing
  • Phase III – Restaurants, Food Services
  • Phase IV – Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Education

Useful Sites

The DR-4480 Applicant Handbook has been finalized and released. It can be found on the DHSES Recovery Public Assistance Active Declarations page under “Applicant Briefings” and at the following link:

Please note that the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce has introduced a tool kit for re-opening small businesses; follow this link -

Also, the SUNY Canton Small Business Development Center can provide a wide range of information and assistance on the SBA's COVID-19 assistance program including filing an application for PPP forgiveness; follow this link:

Last but not least, the St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency is an excellent source of information, especially on financing; follow this link -

 SUPERVISOR ANN CARVILL                                         315-265-4310

TOWN CLERK CINDY GOLIBER                                   315-265-3430

ASSESSOR JAMES McGUIRE                                       315-265-2810

CODE ENFORCEMENT MICHAEL BOYSUK             315-265-0670

HIGHWAY JOHN KELEHER                                          315-265-3470

TOWN COURT                                                                   315-265-4318




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