The Town of Shelby, named in honor of Governor Shelby, was formed from Ridgeway on March 6, 1818. Shelby is located at the southwest corner of Orleans County in New York State. Oak Orchard Creek crosses the town near the center, and branches of the same stream and of Johnson’s Creek rise in the town.

The Town Hall is located at:

4062 Salt Works Rd.
Medina, NY 14103
(585) 798-3120
Fax: (585) 798-1108

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 348
Medina NY 14103

Phone Extensions:

ext. 301 – Town Clerk ext. 312 – Water Clerk
ext. 309 – Court Clerk ext. 313 – Bookkeeper
ext. 304 – Town Assessor ext. 314 – Code Enforcement Officer
ext. 306 – Highway Department ext. 321 – EDA Office

Town Clerk hours:

Monday – Friday 8:30am until 4:00pm

Information Regarding Dissolution Affecting Residents

Visit the website 2Towns4ThePeople.com for more information.


Our office is now processing credit card payments on site through MuniciPAY.


Special Notices:


Due to new regulations at this time the Town of Shelby can can no longer accept any TV's in the electronic equipment recycling disposal. As of January 1st, 2015 we will no longer be taking any electronic devices. Sorry  for any inconvenince this has caused. 



Doe Permits are available in the following  areas: 3M, 3R, 3S,  7F,7H,7J, 8A,8F,8G,8H,8J, 8N 8R, 9A, 9F.   These areas will be on a first come first serve basis until no longer available.    


For county information visit: orleansny.com



NOTE TIME CHANGE- As of January 2, 2014 all Town of Shelby Board Meetings will start at 7:00 PM unless othewise noted.   


Final Assessment Roll 2014



Recent News »

Public Hearing

  LL6Hill Classification Change Dec. 9, 2014       


Public Notice


Shared Services Agenda


Legal Notice


Town Board Agenda

  November 12, 2014