This Coming Weekend - The Hudson Valley Garlic Festival!
This year, the Kiwanis Club of Saugerties presents the Hudson Valley Garlic Festival, on Saturday, October 1st and Sunday, October 2nd. For more information on this GREAT festival, visit hvgf.org.
And once again this year, for the Hudson Valley Garlic Festival, the Town of Saugerties is making premium parking available. For information about this offer, please visit the festival premium parking page.
Village Planning Board - 2 Public Hearings - Wednesday, October 12
Notice is hereby given that the Village of Saugerties Planning Board will hold 2 public hearings on Wednesday, October 12 at 6:15 p.m. in the Municipal Building, 43 Partition Street, Hooks Room of the Fire Department.
The purpose of the public hearings are to receive comment on:
1) a Lot Line Revision application for Gyongyi Henson, 1 Beckley Street 2) a Special Use Permit and Site Plan application for 584 Rugby Road, LLC, Inc., 161 Market Street.
For more information, please click here or on the above image.
Copies of the application and plans are available for viewing at the Clerk’s office. All interested parties will be heard.
August 29th Update on Central Hudson Work to Replace Gas Lines in Saugerties ...
Latest message from Gary Dachenhausen, the gas foreman for CHG&E in charge of the Gas
Distribution Improvement Project that is going on in the Village of
As of Friday all of our main is in and energized. All of the services have been completed. All of the old mains have been retired. That means all of the gas work is done except for a couple of new service installs. Final paving should be starting in the next couple of weeks.
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/.
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 hvmag.com
For more "Saugerties in the News" (dating back to a NY Times 1902 article) click here.
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.