Mayor’s Office

Mark Atkinson-Mayor
Term:  July 5th, 2011-July 5th, 2015

Mark Atkinson

Mayor Mark Atkinson was elected Mayor by the Village residents on June 19th 2011. In June 2010 Mark was appointed Deputy Mayor, Village of North Syracuse.  Mark was initially elected as a Village Trustee July 2003 and reelected to that some position in July 2007.

He is also a former member of the Municipal Planning Commission. He has served on the Village Comprehensive Planning Committee, Family Festival Committee and various other committees in the Village. He is also a former liaison to the Police Department and Chairman of the Public Safety Committee.  The Mayor will continue to serve as liaison to the Fire Department.

Mark is a life member of the North Syracuse VFW and a Vietnam-era veteran with 34 years of military service. He served in Operation Desert Shield/Storm and the Iraqi Campaign. Mark is retired from the 174th Fighter Wing as Chief Master Sergeant.  While assigned to the 174th he served as Command Chief Master Sergeant, Hancock Field.

He lives in the Village of North Syracuse with his wife, Helen and two daughters Dana and Lauren. The Mayor can be reached at 458-0900 or email


Join us for the 10th Annual Family Festival on May 23rd at Lonergan Park. See the calendar for more info.

Come out for the Memorial Day Parade along Main Street on May 25th. Begins at Lonergan Park at 9am and ends at Veteran's Memorial Park with a short memorial service and dedication to our Veteran's

Registration has begun for our Summer Day Camp program. Youth 5 -14 are invited to join our trained staff for 7 weeks of fun in an outdoor/park setting. This program is very affordable. See the Parks Dept page or Summer Flyer for more info.

Yoga classes are held on Wednesdays at 4pm & 5:30 pm at the Community Center. Register through the Parks Office.

New members are invited to join the North Syracuse Community Chorus. Weekly rehearsals are held at the Community Center on Tuesdays at 6:30pm.

Upcoming Events

  • May 30, 2015 – New York State Boater's Safety Course
    8:30 am, Community
  • May 30, 2015 – Summer Camp Registration
    9:00 am, Community
  • June 1, 2015 – Public Safety Meeting
    4:00 pm, Community
  • June 1, 2015 – Justice Court Session
    6:00 pm, Court Session
  • June 8, 2015 – Justice Court Session
    6:00 pm, Court Session

Local Weather

Friday 05/29 0%
Mostly sunny. High 86F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Saturday 05/30 80%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Partly cloudy in the morning then heavy thunderstorms later in the day. A few storms may be severe. High 87F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Chance of Rain
Sunday 05/31 60%
Chance of Rain
Showers in the morning, then cloudy in the afternoon. High 63F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%.