Village Planning Board - Public Hearing - Wednesday, February 10

Planning Board 2Notice is hereby given that the Village of Saugerties Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, February 10, 2016, at 6:15 pm 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 lot line revision application for Alison Price Becker’s property at 25 Mynderse Street.


Copies of the application and plans are available for viewing at the Clerk’s office.    


All interested parties will be heard.  


Lisas Signature 

Trailways pickup/discharge on Route 32 near Thruway exit - Beginning Feb. 1

Adirondack Trailways BusBeginning 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

Central Hudson Replacing 14,000 Feet of Gas Lines in Saugerties in 2016
 Replacing Gas Lines

Central Hudson will provide information and address any questions about their 2016 project to upgrade/replace older gas lines installed decades ago, under select Saugerties streets.  The informational session will take place at the Saugerties Senior Citizens Center, located at the corner of Market and Robinson Streets, on Monday, January 25 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.


For more information about this project, including the involved streets, click here or on the image on the left.

Central Hudson Winter Season Assistance Program available for energy bills


Central HudsonHome Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) grants for the 2015-2016 winter heating season are now available, and customers experiencing a financial hardship this winter are encouraged to apply through their local Department of Social Services (DSS) or Office for the Aging.


For more information, click here or on the Central Hudson image.

Election Notice - 3 Village Board Seats - Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Public NoticeNOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an election is to be held in the  Village of Saugerties on Tuesday, March 15, 2016.


Polls will be open between the hours of Noon and 9:00 PM EST.


At such election, the following persons will be seeking the office of Village Trustee, for terms of two years: Vincent Buono, Donald Hackett and Terry Parisian. Click here or on the icon on the left, to view the full notice.

Lisas Signature 

Village Winter Parking Rules in Effect Dec. 15 through March 15
No Overnight Parking

Beginning the early morning of Tues., Dec. 15, between the hours of 3:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. if your vehicle is parked on Village streets, you will be in violation of overnight parking rules.  


Keeping the streets clear during the winter is essential, to allow our DPW crew to effectively plow, and safely and thoroughly remove snow from our streets.


Thanks to all.


Lisas Signature

Saugerties Lighthouse included in CNN's Top 5 lighthouse hotels

Fun fact: The Saugerties Lighthouse was included in CNN's "World's top 5 lighthouse hotels" list in this 2013 article.


For more "Saugerties in the News" (from as recently as May 2015 and dating back to a NY Times 1902 article) click here. 

Hudson Valley Magazine - Saugerties Lighthouse is a great place to have a picnic


The latest "Saugerties in the News" item - from   


For more "Saugerties in the News" (dating back to a NY Times 1902 article) click here.


TribLive Online Article Features Saugerties/Kayaking
Kayakers TribLive


"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.

Lifeline Telephone Service
Lifeline Telephone Service
The NY State Department of Public Service has announced a Lifeline Program, to make basic telephone services more affordable for income-eligible consumers.


For full details, click here or on the picture on the left.

What are the Hudson Valley's best towns to live in?

Best Town to Live in

Well ... Saugerties for one!


Thanks to Vernon Benjamin for pointing us to this Upstater article that acknowledges Saugerties as one of the Hudson Valley's best towns to live in. 

Huffington Post - Things to Do in Saugerties!
Huffington Post - Things to Do in Saugerties!

Read all about it!  


Nice Huffington Post article on things to do in Jimmy Fallon's hometown ... good ol' Saugerties!  

Testing of Backflow Devices in the Village
 Backflow Device

The Village of Saugerties Water Department in compliance with 5.1.31 (a) of the NYS Sanitary Code, will be sending out notices regarding the testing of backflow devices.


Testing on all devices must be completed annually.


If you have any questions regarding the annual test, please contact the Water Dept. at 246-8958.

Saugerties Drinking Water Quality Report
Drinking Water

The Village of Saugerties "Annual Drinking Water Quality Report for the Year 2014" is now available online.


Click on the image on the left or click here.
Calendar-Whats Happening

Click here for a calendar of Saugerties events.


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
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 or visit for more information.  

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