View of the Catskills from Cheviot Landing in GermantownEntrance to Palatine Park in GermantownHorse drawn wagon on Main Street at 2014 Memorial Day Parade

Central House Hotel Inn

Central House Hotel Inn, established in 1876 reopened in 2011 after having been faithfully restored from an abandoned warehouse to its original beauty.
Palatine Park in Germantown
Memorial Day Parade 2014

Latest News and Events

Congressman Antonio Delgado to visit Germantown

Feb 15, 2019

Congressman Antonio Delgado will be visiting Germantown. A Town Hall event is set for Saturday, February 16th from 2 – 3 PM Kellner Community Center 50 Palatine Park Rd. Germantown, NY 12526

New Planning Board Policies and Procedures

Feb 15, 2019

To read the new policies and procedures for the Planning Board please click on this link (PDF).

Germantown Community Blood Drive

Feb 12, 2019

Saturday, March 30, 2019 8:30AM to 12:30PM Palatine Park Activity Building Activities Room   To schedule your appointment, please call 1-800-Red Cross, visit, or download the free Blood Donor App. use sponsor code: germantown Please remember to eat well, drink plenty of fluids and get a good night’s sleep.


Jan 22, 2019

Notice is hereby given that the Town Board of the Town of Germantown will hold a Public Hearing on February 12, 2019 at 6:45pm on proposed Local Law 2 of 2019  Reducing the size of the Planning Board.  The public hearing will be followed by the Town Board monthly meeting beginning at 7:00pm, held in Read more…


Jan 10, 2019

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Regular Monthly meetings of the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Germantown Fire District of the Town of Germantown, Columbia County, will be held on the last Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Germantown Fire House located at 181 Main Street in the Town of Germantown. Read more…