City of Geneva City Clerk's Office
All dog licenses are good for one year and must be renewed prior to the expiration date.
Any residents experiencing emergency/threatening dog concerns are encouraged to contact the
Ontario County Humane Society and/or the Geneva Police Department immediately.
For all other issues, please contact the City Clerk’s Office during normal business hours.
47 Castle Street
1st Floor, City Hall
Geneva, New York 14456
: Doris Myers
Deputy City Clerk/Registrar
: Lori Guinan
The City Clerk's office is currently located in downtown Geneva. Office hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday. For marriage licenses, please arrive by 4:00 p.m.
Two employees, the City Clerk and the Deputy City Clerk, are
committed to supplying information, knowledge, reference and cooperation to
the general public, all departments and elected officials.
The City Clerk records all vital statistics in the City (births,
deaths and marriages) and records the minutes of all City Council meetings.
The City Clerk is also the Records Management Officer and processes all
Freedom of Information requests and claims for distribution to the proper
The Office issues several licenses: ∙ dog licenses
∙ peddlers/solicitors ∙
∙ taxi owner
∙ taxi operator
∙ bingo and games of chance licenses
∙ coin amusement devices
Cemetery records for both Washington and Glenwood Cemeteries are
recorded in the office.