Village Clerk

The Village Clerk is also the Registrar of Vital Records for the Village of Tarrytown.  For birth records, the Village of Tarrytown generally has the records between 1905 - 1955.  Beginning 1956 to current, generally birth records can be obtained by the Registrar in the Village of Sleepy Hollow (914-366-5110). The Birth & Death Record forms can be found in the tabs on this page.

The Village Clerk is appointed to a two-year term. The clerk has custody of all Village records, papers, books and communications, as well as the reports and communications of the Board of Trustees. At meetings of the Board of Trustees, the Village Clerk also serves as Clerk of the Board and keeps records of the meetings.

The Village Clerk issues various licenses and permits for taxis, alarms, peddlers, sidewalk cafe, sidewalk vending, cabaret, film, carting, green contractors, and handicapped parking permits.

The Village Clerk works as the local liaison to the Westchester Board of Elections for the Village Elections held in November. New York State Voter Registration Forms are available at the Village Clerk's Office.

The Vital Statistics office is also part of the Clerk's office. The Registrar of Vital Records maintains and issues certified copies of birth and death records of the Village.

The Village Clerk is also the Freedom of Information Officer for the Village. You can obtain a Freedom of Information form on the website under Village Clerk forms.

Email the Village Clerk's Office.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Kristine Gilligan Village Clerk 914-631-1652