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Recreation Director Sought – Applications Due by March 18, 2016

  Director of Recreation The Town of Washington, a community of 4500 residents located in Dutchess County, New York is seeking a Director of Recreation.  The Director oversees all Town Recreation activities and programs and manages the Town Park and Pool.     Summary Description The ideal candidate will have significant experience in managing and […]

Concession Stand Operator Sought

The Town of Washington is seeking an operator of the Concession Stand located at the Town of Washington Town Park, 3744 Route 44, Millbrook.  The concession stand operates during regular patron hours from Memorial Day – Labor Day. Specifications Concession Stand 2016 For additional information please contact Warren McMillan at 677-8278.  

Bid Request for Highway Equipment – Kubota

The Town of Washington is accepting sealed bids for a new Kubota excavator.  The bid documents are available:  Bid Request Kubota Questions regarding the specifications may be directed to Highway Superintendent Joseph Spagnola at 677-2084.

New York State Burning Ban Begins

As a reminder, the New York State DEC has a burning ban in effect from March 15 – May 15.  Property owners may not burn during this time period.

Examination of Assessment Inventory & Valuation Data

Notice is Hereby Given that Assessment and Inventory and Valuation Data is available for examination and review.  This Data is the Information which will be used to establish the Assessment of Each Parcel which will appear on the Tentative Assessment Roll of the Town of Washington which will be filed on or before May 1, […]

February 26th Town Board Meeting

MEETING NOTICE TOWN OF WASHINGTON   The Town Board of the Town of Washington will be holding a meeting on Friday, February 26, 2016, at 10:00 am, at the Town Hall, 10 Reservoir Dr., Millbrook, NY.  The purpose of the meeting is to discuss two bridge replacement projects and any other business that may come […]

Notice of Tax Collection

NOTICE OF RECEIPT OF TAX ROLL AND WARRANT   TAKE NOTICE, that I Mary Alex, the undersigned Collector of Taxes of the Town of Washington, County of Dutchess and State of new York, have duly received the tax roll and warrant for the collection of taxes within the Town of Washington for the year 2016 […]

Tax Freeze Rebate Checks

I have good news for Town of Washington residents.  New York State has begun to process the Tax Freeze Rebate checks for 2015.  Town residents have started to receive the rebates in the mail.

2016 Budget Information

Town of Washington taxes for the year 2016 have increased by 22%.  The overall tax liability for taxes (school, county, town, village, fire and library) have not collectively been raised by 22%. The county and the fire tax were decreased.  The library tax saw an increase of 84%. The Town portion of taxes will increased […]

Transfer Station Fees Increased

For the first time since 2002, the Town has raised the fee for Transfer Station Punch Cards.  Ten bag tickets will increase from $40.00 to $50.00 and five bag tickets are increasing from $20.00 to $25.00.