welcome

news icon News and Information

May 2015 Board Meetings

Town Board Meeting
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Tue., May 5, at 7:30 p.m.

Town Board Workshop
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Tue., May 19, at 7:00 p.m.

Planning Board
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Tue., Mat 26, at 7:30 p.m

Grievance Day-Board of Assessment Review:
Tue., May 26th
Town Hall –Assessor’s Office
4 PM - 8 PM.

Zoning Board of Appeals
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Wed., May. 27, at 7:30 p.m.
NOTE THIS IS CHANGED FROM THE NORMAL MONDAY BECAUSE OF MEMORIAL HOLIDAY!

The 2015 Tentative Assessment Roll
The 2015 Tentative Assessment Roll has been posted.

box-a View It Here.

2014 Annual Drinking
Water Quality Report

2014 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report for the Town of Westerlo Water District No. 1 is posted on the Bulletin Board at Westerlo Town Hall, 933 County Route 401, Westerlo, NY for persons who wish to review.

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).

box-a Read Memo

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

box-a Read Summary Report

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

box-a Read Full Report

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.

box-a View It Here
February 26, 2015

LOCAL LAW NO. 1 OF 2015
A local law to repeal Local Law No. 2 of 1989, “Flood Damage Prevention Local Law”, and enact a new Local Law for Flood Damage Prevention as authorized by the New York State Constitution, Article IX, Section 2, and Environmental Conservation Law, Article 36

box-a View It Here
Update February 1, 2015

Zoning Recommendation Committee

Zoning Recommendation Committee

Meets weekly until further notice on Wednesdays @ 7:00 PM - Unless preceding a Holiday.

2014 Standard Workday Resolution
The 2014 Standard Workday and Reporting Resolution for Elected Officials has been posted.

box-a View It Here
Posted November 4, 2014

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.

box-a Read More
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.

Nearest towns: