Village Planning Board - Public Hearing - Wednesday, March 8th
Notice is hereby given that the Village of Saugerties Planning Board will hold a public hearing on March 8th at 6:15 p.m. in the Municipal Building, 43 Partition Street, Hooks Room of the Fire Department.
The purpose of the public hearing is to receive comment on the Site Plan and Special Use Permit modification for Premier Builders LLC, Country Meadows, 83 North Street, Saugerties.
Copies of the application and plans are available for viewing at the Clerk’s office. All interested parties will be heard.
Bottle and Can Recycling Just Got Easier ... and You Can Help Improve Saugerties' Playgrounds in the Process
Heidi Brandt has nicely set up a process where you can a) place your recyclable (NY deposit) bottles and cans in a large bag with a UPC sticker she's place on it, b) drop off the bag at the Hannaford Supermarket in Kingston (Ulster Avenue) and c) walk away feeling better about yourself, because the deposit money will all go towards the Village of Saugerties Playground Fund. Click here or on the image on the left for more info.
Edible Hudson Valley Article Includes Great Saugerties Businesses
Nice article about the authors' "edible ramble" starting in Saugerties and travelling along 212 to Woodstock.
Features: Miss Lucy's Kitchen, Love Bites Café, Cue, Dutch Ale House, Black-Eyed Suzie's, Lucky Chocolates, the Hudson Valley Food Truck Festival, Smokehouse of the Catskills, New World Home Cooking and various Woodstock venues as well.
Click here or on the image on the left to get to the article.
For more "Saugerties in the News" (from as recently as this December 2016 blog item, to a NY Times 1902 article) click here.
Saugerties' Top Dozen Most Instagrammed Places
Admit it ... you've sat there at some point and asked "What are Saugerties' 12 most Instagrammed places?" ...
Well ... inquiring minds want to know ... and the Saugerties Village web site (courtesy of the Kingston Creative website) has the answer for you!
For that answer, and for some great photos and quick info about them, click here or on the photo on the left.
Village Elections - 4 Seats - Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Notice is hereby given that an election is to be held in the Village of Saugerties on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 to fill 4 two-year terms. The terms are to succeed the present incumbents, whose terms will expire on April 4, 2017.
The 4 incumbents are:
Village of Saugerties Mayor William Murphy
Village of Saugerties Trustees:
Clerk, Village of Saugerties
Beach areas closed for improvements.
NOTICE - The Saugerties Village Beach, Boat Launch, Ramps, and Beach Parking lot will be CLOSED during the construction phase of improvements to these areas.
Stay tuned for an improved beach area in 2017. Thank you!
Feral Cat Notice
In an effort to control its stray cat population, the Village of Saugerties is conducting a Trap, Neuter, Return program throughout the village.
If you have a cat and want to know more about how this affects you and your pet(s) or if you just want more information, click here or on the cat image on the left.
2016 Village of Saugerties Tax Collection Notice
Please click here or on the image on the left for a Public Notice from Village Tax Collector Helene King.
Village of Saugerties and Riverkeepers team up for a cleaner Hudson River
On Saturday, May 7th, there was a Riverkeeper Sweep along the shores of Saugerties.
The Village Board agreed to support their efforts and the Saugerties DPW picked up the 500 lbs. of gathered garbage for proper disposal.
Click here or on the image on the left for the nice letter Riverkeepers sent Mayor Murphy and to see the 3 photos they sent along.
Renovation and rehabilitation loans are available through the Community Development Revolving Loan Fund.
The Revolving Loan Committee of the Village of Saugerties is anxious to assist Village business owners and lease holders. Funds are available for renovation and rehabilitation of their business properties. The minimum loan amount is $1,500 and the maximum amount is $75,000 with rates as low as 1%.
For more information and an application, contact the Village Clerk, Lisa Mayone at 246-2321 or stop in the Village Municipal Office at 43 Partition Street.
Trailways pickup/discharge on Route 32 near Thruway exit - Beginning Feb. 1
Beginning Feb 1, 2016, Adirondack Trailways will pick up and discharge passengers at the new NYS DOT Park & Ride lot on Route 32 across from the NYS Thruway ramp. Passengers can purchase tickets at the Sunoco station on Route 32 just north of the Thruway ramp or online at https://tds.trailwaysny.com/.
TribLive Online Article Features Saugerties/Kayaking
"There's an irrefutable charisma that begs you to pull the car over as
the road brings you to the Norman Rockwell-ish town of Saugerties, N.Y."
So begins this TribLive article that features kayaking, Opus 40, the Catskill Animal Sanctuary, Ophira Sailing, the Lighthouse B&B and Krauses Chocolates.
The calendar contains links that you can click for more information about each event.
And if you have a not-for-profit event that you want added to the calendar, just click on this link for instructions.
Emerald Ash Borer
On the left is a photo of an Emerald Ash Borer feeding on a leaf. This insect is a threat to area trees. If you see an Emerald Ash Borer, please report the sighting to the USDA Forest Service (866-322-4512). See www.emeraldashborer.info or visit www.na.fs.fed.us/fhp/eab/ for more information.
Phone: See "Contact Us (Village)" in left-hand navigation panel for phone numbers.
Website Disclaimer: Mike Campbell is your contact for information on this Web site. For specifics regarding listed events and organizations, please see the information pertaining to that event or organization. For the Kiwanis Ice Arena, please visit http://kiwanisicearena.com or phone 845-247-2590.
Thanks to Nancy Campbell (Seamon Park photo) and Joy Moore (Esopus Bend Nature Preserve) for the header photos. Lighthouse photographer unknown.