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Region 7 Office Directions

Syracuse Headquarters

Region 7, which covers Central New York and the Eastern Finger Lakes, has four offices. Syracuse which is the headquarters, and three sub-offices, Sherburne, Cortland, and Kirkwood.

Map of DEC Region 7 Central New York

615 Erie Blvd. West
Syracuse, NY 13204-2400
Phone (315) 426-7400
Fax (315) 426-7408
reg7info@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Getting Here From:

The North

Exit I-81 South at Clinton-Salina Streets, Exit 19. Continue south on Clinton Street to Erie Blvd. (third traffic light). Turn right (west) onto Erie Blvd. to second traffic light (pedestrian crossing). Visitor parking lot is on the left just past the pedestrian traffic light.

The South

I-81 North. Take Exit for 690 West/Fairgrounds (right exit, un-numbered). Merge right, two lanes, quickly. Exit at West Street, Exit 11. Merge right three lanes to the Erie Blvd. (NY Route 5) Exit. At traffic light, turn left (west) onto Erie Blvd. Proceed for .3 miles to a pedestrian crossing traffic light. Visitor parking lot is on the left just past the light.

photo image of the Syracuse office building
Syracuse Office

The East

Exit I-690 West at the West Street Exit, Exit 11. Merge right three lanes to the Erie Blvd. (NY Route 5) Exit. At traffic light, turn left (west) onto Erie Blvd. Proceed for .3 miles to a pedestrian crossing traffic light. Visitor parking lot is on the left just past the traffic light. (From the East from the Thruway, exit Thruway at Exit 34A, take 481 South to 690 West.)

The West

Exit I-690 to West Street Exit, Exit 11. Merge right to Erie Blvd (NY Route 5). At traffic light, turn left (west) onto Erie Blvd. Proceed for .3 miles to a pedestrian crossing traffic light. Visitor parking lot is on the left just past the traffic light.

Sherburne Sub-Office

Sherburne DEC Office

2721 State Hwy 80
Sherburne, NY 13460-0594
(607) 674-4017
reg7info@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Getting Here From the East/Albany area

Take the Thruway west to exit 31, Utica Exit. Follow signs for Route 12 south. Stay on Route 12 to Sherburne ( about 38 miles). In Sherburne, proceed to traffic light at junction of Rt. 12 and Rt. 80. Turn right (west) on Route 80. The Sherburne office is approximately 1 mile on the right.

Getting Here from the South/Binghamton area

Take Rt. 81 North to Exit 6. Follow signs for Rt. 12/Chenango Bridge/Norwich (north). Proceed about 47 miles to Sherburne. In Sherburne, proceed to the traffic light at the junction of Routes 12 and 80. Turn left (west) on Route 80. The Sherburne office is approximately 1 mile on the right.

Getting Here From the North/Syracuse area

Take Route 690 east to Route 481 south. Take Exit 2, Rt. 92 east. Follow Route 92 east to Rt. 20 east. Follow Rt. 20 east to Route 46 south (intersects with Route 20 three miles east of Morrisville, a sharp right turn). Follow Route 46 south to Route 12b south to Route 12 south into Sherburne. In Sherburne, proceed to traffic light at junction of Routes 12 and 80. Turn right (west) on Route 80. The Sherburne office is approximately 1 mile on the right.

Getting Here From the West /Cortland area

Take Route 13 northeast to DeRuyter. In DeRuyter make a right onto County Route 58 south. Follow Route 58 to the intersection of State Route 26. Turn left onto Route 26; stay on Route 26 for approximately 2 miles into the hamlet of Otselic. In Otselic turn right onto State Route 80. Follow Route 80 into Sherburne. The Sherburne office is on your left approximately 1 mile outside the village of Sherburne

Cortland Sub-Office

Cortland office
Cortland Office

1285 Fisher Avenue
Cortland, NY 13045-1090
(607) 753-3095
(607) 753-8532 (FAX)

Getting Here From:

The North

Take Route 81 South to Exit 12. Follow the signs to Route 281. Turn left onto Route 281. Take your second left onto Fisher Ave. The Cortland office is on your left approximately 0.25 miles.

Directions map

The West

Take the Thruway (I-90) East to Exit 36. Take Route 81 South to Exit 12. Follow the signs to Route 281. Turn left onto route 281. Take your second left onto Fisher Ave. The Cortland office is on your left approximately 0.25 miles. (See map for "The North" above for detail.)

The East/Albany

Take the Thruway (I-90) West to Exit 34A. Take Route 481 South to Route 81 South. Take Route 81 South to Exit 12. Follow the signs to Route 281. Turn left onto route 281. Take your second left onto Fisher Ave. The Cortland office is on your left approximately 0.25 miles. (See map for "The North" above for detail.)

Cortland office directions map

The South

Take Route 81 North to Exit 12. Follow the signs to Route 281. Turn left onto route 281. Take your second left onto Fisher Ave. The Cortland office is on your left approximately 0.25 miles.

Kirkwood Sub-Office

A photo of the Kirkwood Office in Kirwood, NY

Kirkwood Sub-Office
1679 NY Rte. 11
Kirkwood NY, 13795
(607) 775-2545

Getting Here From:

The East/Albany

Take Route 88 West to Route 81 South. Continue on 81 South to Exit 1. At the end of the ramp, take a right. After 100 yards, turn left. This will take you to Route 11. Turn right onto Route 11. The Kirkwood office is on the right.

Kirkwood office map

The North

Take Route 81 South to Exit 1. At the end of the ramp, turn right. After 100 yards, turn left. This will take you to Route 11. Make a right onto Route 11. The Kirkwood office is on the right.

The West

Take Route 17 East to Route 81 South. Continue on 81 South to Exit 1. At the end of the off ramp, turn right. After 100 yards, turn left. This will take you to Route 11. Turn right onto Route 11. The Kirkwood office is on the right.


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