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Amtrak — Fight the Fences Update

November 15th, 2019

Public meeting set for: January 4, 2020 10:30 – 12pm Location: Kellner Activity Building, Germantown, NY  Scenic Hudson has hired a consultant team to create a plan to recommend public access locations along the eastern shore of the Hudson River between Poughkeepsie and Rensselaer. The plan is designed to identify opportunities and challenges related to Read more…

KISS December 2019

November 14th, 2019

Keeping Identities of Seniors Safe 12/2/2019 – 12/13/2019 To view the poster and see the dates and details, please click the link below. KISS December 2019


October 31st, 2019

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Germantown Planning Board will NOT hold their regular monthly meetings November 28, 2019 & December 26, 2019, they will instead hold a meeting on December 12, 2019 at 7:00p.m., at the Town Hall 50 Palatine Park Road, Germantown.  All interested parties are welcomed to attend.   Jami L. DelPozzo-Planning and Read more…

Planning Board Notice

October 7th, 2019

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Germantown Planning Board has rescheduled their regular meeting date of October 31, 2019 to October 24, 2019 at 7:00pm at the Germantown Town Hall.   Jami L. DelPozzo- Planning and Zoning Secretary


October 4th, 2019

BUDGET HEARING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Germantown Fire District of the Town of Germantown, Columbia County, will hold a Public Hearing on the 2020 preliminary budget on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Germantown Firehouse located at 181 Main Street, Germantown, N.Y.. The proposed Read more…

Notice: Preliminary Budget

October 2nd, 2019

October 2, 2019 Notice is hereby given that the preliminary budget for the Town of Germantown for the fiscal year beginning January 1, 2020, has been completed and filed in the office of the Town Clerk at the Town Hall, 50 Palatine Park Road, Germantown, NY, where it is available for inspection by any interested Read more…

Please Note: DOT Starting Construction on Rt. 9G

October 1st, 2019

The NYS Department of Transportation is starting work on Route 9G today, Tuesday October 1st.  DOT will begin milling 9G from the Roundabout South to just below Main Street.  Milling and re-surfacing are expected to take 15-16 days.

Attention Property Owner: Reassessment

September 30th, 2019

The  Columbia County Data Collectors will be going to every property to verify the inventory that the assessor has on file currently is up to date, taking a couple of photos if needed; Data Collectors will have marked CC plates and will be wearing badges, they will NOT be going into your homes. We will Read more…