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Please note the 9/21/17 Town Board meeting has been rescheduled as follows:
Town Board: Sept 16, 11am
Town Board: Sept 19, 6:45 pm

CAC: Oct 2, 7:00pm
Planning Board: Oct 5, 7:00pm
Town Board: Oct 19, 7:00pm
Planning Board: Nov 2, 7:00pm
CAC: Nov 6, 7:00pm
Town Board: Nov 16, 7:00pm

Public Notices

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.

Town Clerk

Town Clerk

Monica R. B. Cleveland |
1416 County Route 7 Ancram NY 12502
Phone:  (518) 329-6512 ext. 1
Fax: (518) 329-0962
Office Hours:
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 10am to 2:00pm
Saturdays 9:30am to 12:00noon

Tax Collector

Monica R. B. Cleveland |
1416 County Route 7 Ancram NY 12502
Phone:  (518) 329-6512 ext. 1
Fax: (518) 329-0962
Office Hours: Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday 9:30am to 12noon

Click here for Ancram Tax Bills & Payment Status Online


To attain a Dog License you need the following:
A valid picture ID, current Rabies Certificate for the dog and proof of spay/neuter
$6.00 for a spayed/neutered dog
$16.00 for a dog not spayed/neutered

To attain a Marriage License you will need the following:
Valid picture ID of both the Bride and Groom and certified copies of any divorce papers
Cost: $30.00

Certified Copies of Birth Certificates, Marriage Licenses and Death Certificates
Cost: $10.00

DEC Fish & Game Licenses
Hunting & Fishing Licenses
NYS DEC Fish & Game Licenses may be purchased at the Town Clerk’s Office or online at