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

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:




 April 30, 2014 @ 6:00 PM Town of Shelby Meeting Room .  Hearing is to receive unsworn, written or oral statments from the public regarding the application and Draft Environmental Impact Statement prepared in connection with the application.

Draft EIS and mining application (Volume 2 of the Draft EIS) is available for public review at the Town Hall during normal business hours. 


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 2013


The Town of Shelby is now taking all electronic equipment for proper recycling & disposal

Recent News »

Public Notice


Shared Services Agenda


Legal Notice


Town Board Agenda

  April 8, 2014    




New Zoning Regulations

A new set of zoning regulations for the Town of Shelby were adopted on September 9, 2003 but have since been updated in February 10, 2009. You can find Town zoning...