Town of Burns

Post Office Box 222
Canaseraga, New York 14822

Office: (607)545-6509    Fax: (607)545-6509


Welcome to the Town of Burns information site. The Town of Burns was established in 1826 and is located in the north east corner of Allegany county. Included in the Town of Burns are the hamlets of Burns and Garwoods along with the village of Canaseraga. 


Monthly meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday of the month at 7:00pm at the Canaseraga Village Hall 10 Main Street in Canaseraga.

Town Clerk Office Hours

Monday & Tuesday                9:00-Noon
Thursday & Friday                 9:00-Noon

Anything needed outside normal hours please call Clerks cell phone
(607)590-8345 to make an appointment.

Assessor Office Hours

        Thursday                  9:00AM-Noon
Allegany County Real Property Services Web Site

2014 Comprehensive Plan
Town of Burns \ Village of Canaseraga

  Following are links to the draft Law and Appendix for Natural Gas And Protroleum Exporation And Extraction Activities. Law Apendix

Public Hearing to adopt the planning board scheduled for March 3, 2015 was canceled because of bad weather. It has been rescheduled for Mar. 24th at 6pm. The vote to select the Board will take place following this hearing.