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April 2019 Board Meetings


Town Board Public Hearing
**CANCELED**
Regarding proposed revision to Local Law No. 1 of 1989 Zoning Law, Section 18 Solar Energy Systems.
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Tue., May 7th, at 6:45 p.m.


Town Board Meeting
**CANCELED**
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Tue., May 7th, at 6:45 p.m.

Museum Board
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Thu., May 9th, at 7:00 p.m.

Zoning Board of Appeals
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Mon., May 20th, at 7:00 p.m.

Town Board Public Hearing **NEW DATE**
Regarding proposed revision to Local Law No. 1 of 1989 Zoning Law, Section 18 Solar Energy Systems.
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Tue., May 21st, at 6:45 p.m.

Download and view the proposal here.


Town Board Meeting
**NEW DATE**
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Tue., May 21st, at 7:00 p.m.

May 21st Town Board Meeting Agenda.

Grievance Day (Assessor's Office)
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Tue., May 28th, from 4 PM-8PM.

Westerlo Hometown Heroes Committee
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Tue., May 28th, at 6:00 p.m.

Planning Board Meeting
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Tue., May 28th, at 7:00 p.m.

Broadband Research Committee (BRC)
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Thu., May 30th, at 7:00 p.m.

Town Wide Garage Sale

Garage saleThe Town of Westerlo Heritage Museum's will hold its 14th Town Wide Garage Sale for Dormansville, South Westerlo and Westerlo on Saturday June 8th, from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm.

Go Here To Learn More about the Garage Sale

Go Here and download the registration form if you would like to participate.

Grievance Day

Grievance Day will be held on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 in the Assessor’s Office at the Westerlo Town Hall from 4 PM – 8PM. Please contact the Town of Westerlo Assessor in advance of Grievance Day with any questions 518-797-9265. Information and forms to grieve your assessment can be found at: https://www.tax.ny.gov/

2019 Westerlo Tentative Assessment Roll
Westerlo Comprehensive Plan Committee

The Town of Westerlo is looking for committee members for the Westerlo Comprehensive Plan Committee. This committee would help plan all areas of growth and change in the town and create guidelines for future plans and projects. If you are interested in helping Westerlo move forward, are concerned with how Westerlo moves forward or just want to help with the details we could use you.

Go Here To Learn More and How To Apply

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.

Museum Board

The Museum Board is seeking a Westerlo resident to serve on the Museum Board. If you are interested, please leave a message at 518-797-3511

Veterans Photos

The Town Historian, Dennis Fancher is preparing a photo display of all veterans both living and deceased from Westerlo, South Westerlo, Dormansville and Lambs Corners.

His project will be displayed in the Historical Society tent in the Town Park during the Bicentennial celebration on September 26 and 27, 2015.

Dennis will scan your photo and return them within 24 hours.

You can reach him or his wife Sue at 518-797-3095 or at dsfancher@gmail.com

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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