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.

Public Notice

Town Board: The Ancram Town Board will hold a public hearing at 6 pm on August 21, 2014 at the Ancram Town Hall, 1416 CR 7, Ancram NY 12502 to solicit public comments on the proposed Unsafe Building Law. Buildings or structures in the Town of Ancram which are dilapidated or in a state of disrepair pose a danger to the health, safety, and welfare of the occupants of those structures or buildings, and if abandoned, to members of the general public, and to property. The intent of this Local Law is to allow the Town to identify such buildings or structures, provide the owners of the buildings or structures with notice concerning conditions which should be remediated, and, if owners of the buildings or structures fail to take action in accordance with the Notice, to permit the Town to remove the buildings or structures and have the cost of removal become a lien against the Property. A copy of the proposed law is available from the Ancram Town Clerk, and is available here.