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Special Town Board Meeting Scheduled

PLEASE BE ADVISED that the Town of Washington Town Board will be holding a special meeting on Monday, March 3, 2014, beginning at 7:00 PM.  The purpose of the meeting is to discuss several personnel matters.

 By the Order of the Town Board

Dated:  2/27/15

Mary Alex, Town Clerk

February 27th, 2014

State Auditor’s Report

Below is the State Auditor’s Report for 2012:

September 9th, 2013

Town Board Meeting Change, Taxes and Exemptions

The Town Board has changed the date of the February meeting from Feb. 14 to Monday, February 11, at 7:00 PM.

Tax Collection – 2013 Tax bills will be sent on or about Friday, January 18,  to all property owners that pay their taxes directly to the Tax Collector, as well as to mortgage companies that are authorized to receive tax bills on behalf of their escrow clients.  Current tax bill information is available at .  Payment information is updated every night and you can check the status of your payments.

Tax payments are due without penalty by February 28th.  There is a 2% penalty for the month of March, 3 % for the month of April and 4%  plus $2.00 for the month of May.  It is the responsibility of all property owners to know that there is a tax payment due whether or not they receive a tax bill.  Please ensure that the Town Clerk has the correct mailing address for you.  You may contact Mary Alex with changes or questions at or 845-677-3419.

Anyone wishing to renew or apply for assessment exemptions, the proper paperwork must be filed by March 1st.  The Assessor’s office is open daily from 9 am – 12 noon or Judy may be reached at 677-3949.

All town offices will be closed on Monday, January 21st in honor of Martin Luther King Day and on Monday, February 18th in celebration of President’s Day.

January 16th, 2013

8/13/12 @ 7:00 PM Town Board Comp Plan Workshop Scheduled

Please be advised that the Town Board of the Town of Washington will be holding a special meeting on Monday, August 13, 2012, 7:00 PM at the Town of Washington Town Hall, 10 Reservoir Drive, Millbrook.  The purpose of the meeting is for the Town Board to hold a workshop meeting to review the proposed Comprehensive Plan, discuss editorial changes, and the preparation necessary for moving forward with the presentation of a Local Law and the subsequent Public Hearing.

Please be further advised that this will be a working session of the Town Board and is not a Public Hearing. 

By the Order of the Town Board

Dated:  August 6, 2012

Mary Alex, Town Clerk

August 6th, 2012


The Town of Washington Planning Board meeting scheduled for Tuesday, February 1 has been rescheduled to February 8, beginning at 7:30 PM.

January 31st, 2011

Comprehensive Plan – February Meetings

Feb 5
Firehouse 9a-1p  Vision Statement Workshop/Public Input

Vision Statements Review
Next Steps

Next Comprehensive Plan Committee Meeting:  2/7 Town Hall 6p-8p

January 19th, 2011

Vision Statements Due January 29th

The Comprehensive Plan Committee looks forward to hearing from the community regarding the Vision Statement for the Comprehensive Plan.  There is a community input meeting scheduled for Saturday, February 6th, beginning at 9:00 AM at the Millbrook Fire House.  We look forward to your attendance and input at this meeting.

If you are interested in having your vision statement considered by the public, please submit this statement to by January 29th.  Please advise if you wish your name to remain anonymous or not when yoou submit your state.  You may use the same email address when contacting anyone on the committee regarding the Comprehensive Plan.

January 18th, 2011



 TAKE NOTICE, that the Town Board of the Town of Washington (the “Town”) will hold a public hearing at the Millbrook Fire House, Front St. and Washington Ave., Millbrook, New York, on February 2, 2011, at 7:30 o’clock, p.m., Prevailing Time, in relation to Local Law No. ___ of the Year 2011 a LOCAL LAW OF THE TOWN OF WASHINGTON, DUTCHESS COUNTY, NEW YORK TO AMEND THE TOWN OF WASHINGTON ZONING CODE TO ADD A NEW SECTION 396 ENTITLED “WETLANDS AND WATERCOURSES LAW OF THE TOWN OF WASHINGTON”. 

TAKE FURTHER NOTICE, that copies of the aforesaid proposed local law, with explanations included, will be available for examination at the Office of the Town Clerk at the Town Hall, Reservoir Drive, Millbrook, New York, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. on all business days between the date of this notice and date of the public hearing.

            TAKE FURTHER NOTICE, that all persons interested and citizens shall have an opportunity to be heard on said proposal at the time and place aforesaid.

DATED:  Millbrook, New York

            January 14, 2011

                                                                                    MARY ALEX, Town Clerk

                                                                                    Town of Washington

January 14th, 2011


The Town of Washington Town Board has the following meeting schedules:

Monday, September 27th, 7:00 PM, Town of Washington Town Hall - The Town Board will be holding a workshop meeting with River Street Planning and committee Chairs to discuss the next phase of the Comprehensive Plan. 

Wednesday, September 29th, 7:30 PM at the Millbrook Fire House – Continued Public Hearing on the proposed legislation (Local law # 2 of 2010) to add Wetlands and Watercourse Protection to the Town Zoning Code.

Mondays, October 4, 18 and 25, Town of Washington Town Hall – The Town is holding workshop meetings as they prepare the 2011 Budget.

September 21st, 2010


The Town Board has scheduled a special meeting on Thursday, September 23rd, 2010, at the Millbrook Fire House.  The meeting will begin at 7:30 PM.  This hearing is to allow the public to make cooments on the proposed Wetlands and Watercourse Legislation. 

You may view the proposed legislation at the town website at

If you are unable to attend the meeting, but would like to offer comments written comments, you may email them to

August 13th, 2010

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