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Nestled in the Helderberg Mountains in Albany County, the Town of Westerlo was organized in April of 1815.

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2020 Rabies Clinic Schedule

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TOWN OF WESTERLO ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

Legal Notice

Notice is hereby given that The Zoning Board of Appeals of the Town of Westerlo will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, September 28, 2020... Read More → TOWN OF WESTERLO ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

Free Tire Recycling Day

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Albany County Soil and Water Conservation District is offering a free tire recycling event for Albany County residents. The event will take... Read More → Free Tire Recycling Day

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  1. October 2020: Town Board Mtg

    October 20 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  2. October 2020: Comprehensive Plan Mtg

    October 21 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  3. ***CANCELED*** October 2020: Zoning Board Mtg

    October 26 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  4. October 2020: Planning Board Mtg

    October 27 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  5. October 2020: Comprehensive Plan Mtg

    October 28 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Westerlo, New York recently celebrated 20 years of friendship with its sister city in Westerlo, Belgium.

Thank you for allowing me to serve as your town supervisor. Together, let's keep the momentum going.

Best regards, Town Supervisor William F. Bichteman Jr.

Featured Information

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.

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.

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.

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

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).

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

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

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.

NYS & Local Retirement System

You can view the required posting for Jody Ostrander, Amie Burnside, and Kathleen Spinnato here.

Posted July 7th, 2020

Proposed Local Law 3 of 2020

A LOCAL LAW EXTENDING A TEMPORARY LAND USE MORATORIUM  PROHIBITING COMMERCIAL SOLAR ENERGY SYSTEMS, ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEMS, AND WIND GENERATION SYSTEMS WITHIN THE TOWN OF WESTERLO

Posted July 7th, 2020

LEGAL NOTICE

Posted July 7th, 2020
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