Planning Board: May 1, 7:00pm
CAC: May 5, 7:00pm
Town Board: May 15, 7:00pm
CAC: Jun 2, 7:00pm
Planning Board: Jun 5, 7:00pm
Town Board: Jun 19, 7:00pm

Public Notices

Town Board: The Ancram Town Board will be making appointments to the Planning Board, Zoning Board of Appeals, and Board of Assessment Review at the annual Town Board organizational meeting to be…  read more

Ancram Financial Advisory Council: The Ancram Financial Advisory Council (FAC) was established by the Ancram Town Board in 2010 to provide financial analytic support for the Town Board and Town Supervisor, and to provide…  read more

Town Board: The Town Board of the Town of Ancram does hereby give notice that the Regular Town Board meetings will now be held on the Third Thursday of every month. Any changes will be published prior to the meeting.

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Click here for the following material related to the proposed ridgeline and steep slope protection law that will be the subject of a public hearing at 6 pm on April 17, 2014 at the Ancram Town Hall.

Click here for the proposed Local Law #1 of 2013 authorizing the County of Columbia to separately itemize on the Town of Ancram property tax bill any taxes raised on behalf of the Roe Jan community Library under chapter 414 of the NYS law.

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Click here for Ancram Budgets.

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The name was derived from the Livingston homestead in Anchoram, Scotland. Robert Livingston, first Lord of the Manor was the son of a Scotch clergyman, born in Anchoram, Scotland in 1654. read more →

Town Hall

Construction began on new Ancram Town Hall in 2002, on land donated to the town by Doris and Hal Faber. read more →

Comprehensive Plan

A Comprehensive Plan is the road map that guides a town's decisions related to future growth and development. It is also a process that lets the current residents of Ancram define what they want the future of Ancram to look like, and how they want the Town to develop. read more →