The Town of Smyrna is located on the northern border of Chenango County in Central NY. It is primarily a rural, farming community with a population of approximately 1,400 residents. The Town was founded in 1808 and originally named Stafford. Within a month's time, it was changed to Smyrna, based on a coastal city in ancient Greece. The Town has a rich history preserved in the Smyrna Town Hall-Opera House built in 1902 & restored in 2014. This authentic theater serves as a government facility, community center and concert hall. It is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The Town contains a Village incorporated in 1828, a well-staffed volunteer fire department, family-owned farms, a working feed mill, a large saw mill facility.
The Federal Website for information on the COVID-19 outbreak:
New York State COVID-19 cases broken down by County: https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/county-county-breakdown-positive-cases
Now Available: cloth masks and hand sanitizer for Smyrna residents.
Contact Mike @ 627-6275 or Jesse @ 316-3690
January 2021 COVID Vaccine information: See this PDF
March 2021 COVID-19 Update for Chenango County (see this PDF)
Vaccine Update: The State has asked that residents use the link below to determine eligibility for the vaccine and sign-up options.
New York | Covid-19 Vaccine (ny.gov)
COVID Vaccine Upcoming Drive-up Clinics in Madison County: https://www.madisoncounty.ny.gov/2675/COVID-19-Vaccine-Information
Town of Smyrna Budget for 2021 (See PDF)
Memorial Day Observance
A Memorial Day Observance scheduled for 9:00AM on Monday, May 31st will be held at the monument in the Village of Smyrna. Although there will be no parade, the Sherburne American Legion will lay a wreath and offer a prayer to honor our fallen heroes. The Smyrna Town Hall on Academy Street will be open for refreshments and historical displays after the ceremony. Please join us.