Meetings

Planning Board: Aug 3, 7:00pm
CAC: Aug 7, 7:00pm
Town Board: Aug 17, 7:00pm
CAC: Sep 4, 7:00pm
Planning Board: Sep 7, 7:00pm
Town Board: Sep 21, 7:00pm

Public Notices

Planning Board: Please take notice that the Town of Ancram Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Ancram Town Hall, 1416 County Route 7. Under consideration is the application for a subdivision of parcel ID# 206.-1-8 owned by Robert and Leah Wilcox located at 88 Roche Drive, Ancramdale, NY 12503. All persons wishing to comment on the application will have an opportunity to do so.

Planning Board: Please take notice that the Town of Ancram Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Ancram Town Hall, 1416 County Route 7. Under consideration is the application for Site Plan Review of parcel ID# 198.-1-13.112 owned by Joelle Shefts and George Wachtel located at 114 County Route 3, Ancram, NY, 12503. All persons wishing to comment on the application will have an opportunity to do so.

Planning Board: Please take notice that the Town of Ancram Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Ancram Town Hall, 1416 County Route 7. Under consideration is the application for a lot line adjustment of parcel IDs # 205.3-1-12 and # 205.3-1-13 owned by Erol Kulahlioglu located at 1339 County Route 7, Ancram, NY, 12503. All persons wishing to comment on the application will have an opportunity to do so.

Town Board: On June 19, 2014, the Ancram Town Board adopted an amendment to the Town Zoning Ordinance to protect the scenic character of ridgelines and steep slopes. The amendment establishes standards…  read more

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

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.

Emergency Services

IN THE TOWN OF ANCRAM:
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All 9-1-1 calls made from Columbia County are handled by the county’s emergency services department in Hudson, NY.  The county EMS team will then dispatch the appropriate agency, depending on the type of emergency.


Fire Protection is provided by the Ancram Fire Company, Ancram NY.
For more information about the Ancram Fire Company, go to www.ancramfire.com

Ambulance Service is provided by the Community Rescue Squad, based in Copake, NY.

Police Protection is provided by either the Columbia County Sheriff’s Department, or the New York State Police.  The Town of Ancram does not have it’s own police department; however, a resident Columbia County Sheriff’s Department deputy is available to town residents on a part-time basis.  For more information on the resident deputy availability, contact the sheriff’s department at (518) 828-0601.