Doing Business in Hornell

If you are looking to establish a new business in the City of Hornell, the following information and contacts will start you on your way:   If you wish to operate as a sole proprietorship or partnership, you must file a D.B.A. (Doing Business As) with the Steuben County Clerk’s Office, which is the County Seat for Steuben County:Steuben County Clerk’s Office, 3 Pulteney Square Bath, New York 14801 607.776.9631 For information on incorporating your business or to determine whether your company name is already in use and protected by trademark, service mark or incorporation:NYS Department of State, Division of Corporations and Miscellaneous Records900.835.2677 For retail opportunities and area events:Val Whitehill Hornell Partners for Growth40 Main StreetHornell, New York 14843607.324.9786 For information on leasing opportunities and incentives:James W. GriffinCity of Hornell Industrial Development AgencyHornell Area Chamber of Commerce 40 Main Street Hornell, New York 14843607.324.0310 For information regarding statistics, maps, Chamber directories, overall area information and various business-oriented programs:Hornell Area Chamber of Commerce40 Main StreetHornell, New York 14843607.324.0310 For information on On-the-job Training programs for employers, or to set up a screening:Hornell Area Chamber of Commerce607.324.0310 For information on Hornell's Community Development Administrations, tax credits and incentives, city loan programs, and information on citywide business assistance:Mayor John Buckley or Kathleen DearCity Hall82 Main StreetHornell, New York 14843607.324.7421 For information regarding business permits, building permits, occupancy permits and applications for a sign permit:City Clerk82 Main StreetHornell, New York 14843607.324.7421    For information regarding building permits, zoning regulations and other state/local codes:Bud Burdett / Larry BaconCode Enforcement Office607.324.7421 For information on the Master Plan for the City of Hornell:Mayor John Buckley 607.324.7421orJHL/Tecture607.324.4329 For the Public Works Department:Mitchell Cornish, Superintendent607.324.7421