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


It's not too late to register for our Summer Day Camp program or the 2nd session of Swimming Lessons. Contact the Parks Office or Kennedy Pool for more info.

Be sure to check out our summer concert series that starts July 1st. There will be 9 Wednesday night concerts at Lonergan Park throughout the summer. Enjoy free entertainment and a food vendor will be on site. See the Parks calendar for more details.

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

Upcoming Events

  • July 5, 2015 – Historical Schoolhouse Open
    2:00 pm, Community
  • July 8, 2015 – Yoga Classes
    5:30 pm, Recreation
  • July 8, 2015 – Concert In Lonergan Park
    6:00 pm, Recreation
  • July 12, 2015 – Historical Schoolhouse Open
    2:00 pm, Community
  • July 15, 2015 – Yoga Classes
    5:30 pm, Recreation

Local Weather

Thursday 07/02 0%
Mainly clear. Lows overnight in the low 50s.
Friday 07/03 0%
Sunny skies. High 78F. Winds light and variable.
Partly Cloudy
Saturday 07/04 20%
Partly Cloudy
Mostly cloudy skies early will become partly cloudy later in the day. High 81F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.