Emergency Orders

As the Chief Executive of the Town of WesterIo, I, William F. Bichteman Jr., in accordance with the Declaration of Local State of Emergency issued on March 16, 2020, and under authority given me under Section 24 of the New York State Executive Law, hereby ORDERS as follows:

The Town Highway Department employees will no Ionger report for work unless in the event their essential services are required.

Additionally, the Town Transfer Station will ONLY be open on Saturday 8:00 am – 3:45 pm, Sunday 8:00 am -11:45 am. ***As of 5/6, this has been rescinded and the Tuesday hours will resume on 5/12/2020

This ORDER is effective immediately and shall appIy until rescinded by the ChiefExecutive or by operation of law.

Failure to obey this order is a criminal offense.

Signed and ORDERED: this 18th of March 2020 at 12:01 a.m. in Town of Westerlo, N.Y.

William F. Bichteman Jr.
Town Supervisor

Download a copy of the Local Emergency Order Dated March 18th.

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***Update 5/25***: At this time the Town has determined that there was no unauthorized access to the water supply. The advisory to not drink water has been lifted

Please be assured that your safety is our #1 concern.

Any further updates will be posted on the Town’s Facebook page, Town of Westerlo Government News, as well as on the website.