The Town and Village of Ovid

This is the community Internet domain for Ovid NY.

Back in the 1990s, all names in the .US (United States) domain had to use geographic names of the form


In many places, local community registrars volunteered to handle the registrations for a community. In 2001, the rules for .US were changed to allow arbitrary names, but many of the existing community registrars are still active.

Ovid still has a community registrar, so you can still register domains at no charge.

Registrations are handled by e-mail. If you are interested in registering a domain, write to and include:

Taughannock Networks
Trumansburg NY 14886