Marcellus, New York
Marcellus is the name of a town and village in Onondaga County, New York. The village is within the town. The village is also the main population area and location of most businesses.
Marcellus is located just southwest of Syracuse and is considered part of the Central New York Region. It is also located just north of Skaneateles Lake and Otisco Lake, making the town part of the Finger Lakes region. Marcellus was established in 1794. Like many of the other towns in Onondaga County, Marcellus was named after a Roman military leader. The town covers about thirty-three square miles. In addition to the village, the town contains several hamlets. They are Clintonville, Marcellus Falls, Marietta, Rose Hill, Shamrock, Thorn Hill and Sage Meadows. The total population, as of December of 2022, was roughly 6,000.
Traffic Tickets in Marcellus, New York
The town’s main road is US Route 20 (Cherry Valley Turnpike). It runs east and west across the southern part of town. Taking this road west will bring you to the neighboring village of Skaneateles. Taking it east, will bring you to the I-81 in Lafayette.The northern part of town is served by New York State Route 175 (NYS-175). This road runs east and south-southwest. It passes through the outskirts of Marcellus village. New York State Route 174 (NYS-174) branches away from NYS-175 just south of the village. This road runs north and south, connecting the village to US-20.
Traffic citations written in the town or village of Marcellus are made answerable to the Marcellus Town Court (Marcellus Justice Court). Road patrols are conducted by the New York State Police and the Onondaga County Sheriff’s Department. The court mostly deals with speeding violations issued on US-20 and NYS-175. On NYS-175 specifically, the tickets they usually adjudicate come from the village area. The speed limit in the village is 30 miles per hour. Outside of the village, it fluctuates between 50 and 55 miles per hour. The reduced speed limit often catches motorists off guard, especially if they are not from the area.
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