Heads Up! - New Stop Sign - 3-Way Canoe Hill, Peoples and Mike Kraut Roads Intersection
New Stop Sign

The Town of Saugerties Highway Dept. wants all residents to be aware that a new stop sign has been installed at the 3-way intersection of Canoe Hill Road, Peoples Road and Mike Kraut Road.

 

Please be cautious when navigating this intersection as there may be some drivers who are not used to the stop sign.


(Dec. 9) Village Leaf Pickup Has Ended
Leaves
 

Village residents,

 

The DPW leaf pickup, curbside throughout the Village, which began, November 10th has ended for this season.

 

Please do not put any more leaves out in the street.  As always, Village residents with excess leaves can drop them off in the area off North Street (via Steele Street) Mon – Fri from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Village Winter Parking Rules in Effect Dec. 14 to March 15
No Overnight Parking

Beginning the evening of Sunday, Dec. 14, 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 Department of Public Works crew to effectively plow, and safely and thoroughly remove snow from our streets.

 

Forwarned is forearmed.

 

Mary Frank


Water Meter Replacement in the Village - Please Read . . .

Water meter
 

Over the next 4 months the Village of Saugerties will be replacing all residential and commercial water meters. 

 

Read more ...


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.


Saugerties Highlighted in a Daily News Article

Opus 40 from Daily News
 

As the Daily News Article says: "

Three towns in the Hudson Valley offer a ton of fun just a short drive away

Saugerties, Woodstock and Kingston, N.Y., have great restaurants, museums, attractions and more

The article features Opus 40 (left), Ophira on the Hudson (sailing cruises), Lucky Chocolates and Fiberflame Studio.

 

Read more: nydailynews.com

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!

 

http://huff.to/1hMC5g8  


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 2013" is now available online.

 

Click on the image on the left or click here.  


SaugertiesCalendar.com
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 www.emeraldashborer.info or visit www.na.fs.fed.us/fhp/eab/ for more information.  


December 2014

 

Mayor Murphy in His Office

As I said at the most recent Village Board meeting ... I appreciate all the hard work done by our Village employees and the Village Board throughout 2014 . . . best Hanukkah, Christmas and New Years wishes to everyone!
 
Enjoy the holidays! 
 

 

  MayorsSig

 

William E. Murphy
Mayor
Village of Saugerties