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Public Notice: 2021 Preliminary Budget Public Hearing

October 5th, 2020

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Preliminary Budget of the Town of Germantown for the Fiscal Year beginning January 1, 2021 has been completed and filed in the Office of the Town Clerk of the Town of Germantown, Columbia County, New York, where it is available for inspection by any interested person during office hours.  The Read more…

Germantown Covid-19 Update: September 30, 2020

September 30th, 2020

The Town Hall, including all offices, are open.  Please refer to the office hours posted on our website as there have been some changes.  Visitors will be logged in and screened for COVID-19 in accordance with the NYS mandated Safety Plan which we have developed.  Please make sure you wear a mask and practice social Read more…

Update: September 24th, 2020

September 23rd, 2020

The Town Playground in Palatine Park has reopened.  Please use the sanitizer at the park, wear a mask and maintain social distancing.     The annual Halloween Parade down Main St. to the school is canceled this year. We look forward to safely celebrating together again next year.   There will be a Columbia County Read more…

Public Notice: GEDAC September Meeting

September 23rd, 2020

The Town of Germantown Germantown Economic Development Advisory  Committee (GEDAC) will hold its monthly meeting at 10am on Friday  September,25 2020. The meeting will be conducted using Zoom audio/video  technology. Members of the public may participate in the meeting by accessing the link on the Town’s website under the “calendar date” or “News” (germantownny.org).   Topic: GEDAC Meeting Read more…

Public Notice: Waterfront Advisory Committee (WAC) October Meeting

September 23rd, 2020

The Town of Germantown Waterfront  Advisory Committee (“WAC”) will hold its October monthly meeting at 7pm  on Monday, October 5, 2020. The meeting will be conducted using Zoom  audio/video technology. Members of the public may participate in the  meeting by accessing the link on the Town’s website by clicking on the “calendar date” or “News” for Read more…

Public Notice: LWRP October Meeting

September 21st, 2020

Germantown Public Notice – The Town of Germantown Local Waterfront Revitalization Program (“LWRP”) committee will hold its October monthly meeting at 7pm on Monday, October 12, 2020. The Town received a grant from the New York State Department of State under Title 11 of the Environmental Protection Fund for this project. The meeting will be Read more…

Public Notice: Planning Board September Meeting

September 18th, 2020

The Germantown Planning Board will hold its monthly meeting on September 24, 2020 at 7:00p.m. conducted by using Zoom audio/video.  This meeting will also include a Public Hearing for a Special Use Permit  for Susan Fredecon of 117 Maple Avenue, Germantown, NY who’s proposed action is to convert an existing garage into an accessory apartment Read more…

Germantown Covid-19 Update: September 15, 2020

September 15th, 2020

The Town Hall, including all offices, are open. Please refer to the office hours posted on our website as there have been some changes. Visitors will be logged in and screened for COVID-19 in accordance with the NYS mandated Safety Plan which we have developed. Please make sure you wear a mask and practice social Read more…

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