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EV Info for Germantown

December 24th, 2020

As part of installing the EV charger in the lot across from the Post Office, we’ve been presenting a program called Drive Green with information from National Grid about Electric Vehicles. This is the last installment in that program. If you were unable to join any of the webinars, don’t fret because they’ve been recorded Read more…

Winter Glow Video

December 21st, 2020

Germantown Winter Glow 2020 Thank you to all who volunteered, donated, contributed and participated! Wishing you all Happy Holidays and a Joyous New Year. Please enjoy this video from Devin Overington.

Germantown Covid-19 Update: December 16th, 2020

December 16th, 2020

TOWN OF GERMANTOWN UPDATE  As we all know, COVID-19 infection rates are increasing at an alarming rate in the United States and are rising daily in Columbia County as well.  Help from vaccines is on the horizon, but for now our best defenses are to wear masks in public, to maintain social distancing, use sanitizer and wash Read more…

Germantown Winter Glow

December 10th, 2020

We all need a little light this year! And since we can’t gather safely like in years past, GEDAC, Germantown Parks Commission & the Germantown Library have organized some festive holiday cheer that you can enjoy all month long from your car, your yard, your window or socially distanced & masked on-foot. Email with Read more…

Germantown Town Court – Restricted Operations in Effect as of 12/9/20

December 10th, 2020

The Germantown Town Court is closed to in-person proceedings until further notice. Questions regarding scheduling may be directed to the Court Clerk at Please note that due to limited court operations, email communication is preferred; the court may also be contacted at (518) 537-6687; follow the prompts to reach the Court Clerk’s extension, and leave a Read more…

Holiday Lights Tour Map!

December 9th, 2020

This Tour isn’t just one time… Enjoy the tour on any given night or even on multiple occasions! And if you’ve changed your mind and want to be added to the map, it’s not too late. The map can be updated so just email us at View Germantown Holiday Lights Tour in a full Read more…

Zoning Board of Appeals Public Hearing

December 4th, 2020

The Germantown Zoning Board will hold its meeting on December 17, 2020 at 7:00p.m. conducted by using Zoom audio/video.  This meeting will also include a Public Hearing for an Area Variance for Cora Hales of 155 Block Factory Road, Germantown. All members of the public are welcome to participate in this meeting and be heard Read more…

Covid 19: Declaration of State of Emergency. Read the details by clicking here.