Dear Friends and Neighbors,
I hope this finds you all well and looking forward to the upcoming season.
NOTICE ON MEETING ON ASSESSMENT ROLL FOR IMPROVEMENTS
TAKE NOTICE, that the Town Board of the Town of Waterford, New York, has completed its assessment roll for improvements of Sewer District No. 1 of the Town of Waterford, consisting of the construction of general sewers in some of the Town streets and highways, and the establishment and equipment of sewage disposal plant in connection therewith, and other related improvement. The assessment roll was filed with the Town Clerk of the Town of Waterford on September 1, 2023.
The Town Board of the Town of Waterford will meet at Town Hall, 65 Broad Street, in the Town of Waterford, on October 3, 2023 at 6:55 P.M. to conduct a public hearing on the assessment roll and to consider any objections.
John E. Lawler, Supervisor- David Ball, Councilman- Frank McClement, Councilman- James Boudreau, Councilman- Laurie Marble, Councilman
Monthly Town Board Meeting- October 3, 2023 at 7:00PM
The Town Board of the Town of Waterford will hold the monthly Board Meeting on Tuesday October 3, 2023 at 7:00PM at Waterford Town Hall, 65 Broad St. Waterford, NY. The meeting will also be available via Zoom. If participants prefer not to use the Zoom software to monitor the meeting, they can call in using this phone number for audio only (929) 205-6099. Link will be posted on Tuesday.
The Town Board Meeting will begin directly following the Public Hearing.
Waterford Household Hazardous Waste Day- Saturday October 21, 2023
Town Highway Garage- 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
(Paint, Aerosol Paints, Sprays, Motor Oil, Antifreeze, Household Batteries, Automotive Batteries)
Residents are required to pre-register in order to participate. There is no fee to participate.
Registration forms can be picked up at Town Hall, the Town Highway Garage or printed from the Town of Waterford website and must be returned to Town Hall or the Highway Garage no later than October 18, 2023.
ATTENTION WATERFORD RESIDENTS- FREE WALK-IN BLOOD PRESSURE CLINIC
SPONSORED BY THE WATERFORD RESCUE SQUAD AND WATERFORD COMMUNITY/SENIOR CENTER
Waterford Community/Senior Center - 125 2ND Street
Held on the third Tuesday of the month from 11:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.
Any questions call Eileen Haldeman, Director at 518-235-8500.
2023 Final Assessment Roll is complete
Residents can view the 2023 Final Assessment Roll. If you have any questions please reach out to the Assessor's Office - 518-235-9907
*Attention Residents*- Please refrain from dumping/flushing wipes and other non biodegradable materials down your toilet or through your garbage disposals.
The Wastewater Department would again like to remind residents to please refrain from dumping/flushing wipes and other non biodegradable materials down your toilet or through your garbage disposals. All of these types of materials should be going in with your household trash. They can not only cause backups in home piping and laterals but can cause blockages and clogging in pumps in pump stations which can cause system backups. Click here to view the flyer.
Update on the Friedrichsohn Cooperage Contaminated PCB Cleanup Project
Update as of December 7, 2021
The removal of contaminated soil is complete and equipment is currently being removed. Restoration of the towpath will begin by December 17th. The coffer dams will be removed in January as well as the work trailers. In the Spring, the area will touched up with topsoil and seeds.
Project and Contact information can be found here: bit.ly/fact-sheet-cooperage.
Important COVID -19 Vaccination Update
Here is the link for the NY State Covid-19 vaccination website:
Here is the telephone number for the NY State vaccination hotline:
NEW YORK STATE COVID-19 VACCINATION HOTLINE
The Town of Waterford is situated in the southeastern corner of Saratoga County, 12 miles north of Albany at the junction of the Hudson and Mohawk Rivers, and the junction of the Erie and Champlain Canals. It is the home of the “Waterford Flight”, the highest set of lift locks in the world.
Make Waterford part of your vacation this year!
Waterford Harbor Visitor Center
One Tugboat Alley
Waterford, New York 12188
Moor along the shores of historic Waterford - 1,000 feet of Linear floating docks and 600 feet of concrete wall available.
The Town of Waterford is receiving its water from Troy throughout the duration of the Hudson River Dredging project. Drinking water is safe.