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Notice of Town Board and Town Board Workshop Date Change

Per Town Board decision on 9/3/19, the Town Board and Workshop meetings dates have changed. The Town Board Workshop meetings will be held on the 1st Tuesday of every month and the Regular Town Board meetings will be held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month both at 7 p.m. unless otherwise advertised.

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December 2019 Board Meetings

Town Board Workshop
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Tue., Dec. 3rd, at 7:00 p.m.

Museum Board
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Thu., Dec. 12th, at 7:00 p.m.

Public Hearing for proposed LL #5-2019 and Town Board Meeting
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Tue., Dec. 17th, at 7:00 p.m.

Comprehensive Plan Committee
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Wed., Dec. 18th, at 7:00 p.m.

Zoning Board of Appeals
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Mon., Dec. 23rd, at 7:00 p.m.

Special Town Board-(Payment of year end bills)
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Mon., Dec. 30th, at 6:30 p.m.

Broadband Research Committee (BRC)
December Meeting Canceled

Planning Board Meeting
December meeting Canceled

Westerlo Hometown Heroes Committee
December Meeting canceled

2019 Westerlo Final Assessment Roll
Historical Society Meeting

Anyone interested in attending the Historical Society meeting should contact Roland Tozer at 518-797- 3050.

Historical Society Meetings are held at the Westerlo Reformed Church Hall on the 3rd Monday of each month at 7 PM.

Veterans Photos

Come visit the beautiful Veterans Photos Wall located at the Richard Rapp Municipal Building. The Town Historian, Dennis Fancher created the photo display for both living and deceased veterans from Westerlo, South Westerlo, Dormansville and Lambs Corners. If you are interested in having your photo on the wall or know someone who would like to be displayed at the Town Hall, please contact Dennis or his wife Sue at 518-797-3095 or at dsfancher@gmail.com. We would love to help honor our towns past and present veterans.

ZRC Committee Findings

The Zoning Recommendation Committee (ZRC) was formed by the Town Board to address potential changes to the town's Zoning Law regarding impacts of high volume horizontal hydraulic fracturing (HVHF) for Shale Gas Development (SGD).

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Shale Gas Development Impacts and Local Zoning Options April 4, 2015 Zoning Recommendation Committee ? Summary Report

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Shale Gas Development Impacts and Local Zoning Options April 4, 2015 Zoning Recommendation Committee ? Full Report

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Comprehensive Plan

The Comprehensive Plan for the Town of Westerlo is posted on line.

This document constitutes the Town of Westerlo’s first ever written Comprehensive Plan for Sustainability and Growth.

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February 26, 2015

Code of Ethics
A Resolution to replace the undated Code of Ethics, and establish standards of conduct for officers and employees of the Town of Westerlo.

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Posted September 5, 2013

Volunteer Drivers Needed
Volunteer drivers are needed to drive the Rensselaerville/Westerlo Senior Citizen bus. If interested, please contact the Rensselaerville Town Clerk, Victoria Kraker, at 797-3798 for further information

westerlo town sealNestled in the Helderberg Mountains in Albany County, the Town of Westerlo was organized in April of 1815 and now has a population of approximately 3600 people. Westerlo, New York recently celebrated 20 years of friendship with its sister city in Westerlo, Belgium.

The town has 56 miles of town roads, 63 miles of county roads and 22 miles of state roads.

The Town of Westerlo is 23 miles south/southwest of Albany and just 30 minutes from the Catskill Mountains.

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