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  Welcome to the Town of Schodack, New York
      ...a good place to live and work!

Schodack is located (detailed town map) in the southwestern corner of Rensselaer County, New York. It's part of New York's Capital Region, about 15 miles by Interstate from downtown Albany.

Beginning January 1st 2015 the Transfer Station will be CHARGING $14 FOR EACH TELEVISION AND CRT.

Town Board
Posting Town Board agendas & minutes in Portable Document Format(.pdf) is EXPERIMENTAL at this time. Comments to the webmaster, please
11 December: Draft Town Board Agenda   Support Docs
Most Recent: 13 Nov 14
Retirement Resolution

Index: 1 Jan - 13 Nov 2014 Town Board actions
2013 Resolutions and links to prior years
Adopted 2015 Budget
2014 Adopted Budget
      Please be patient when opening these large files.
Other budgets since 2008 may be found in the Archives.

The Adopted 2015 Budget
Preliminary and Tentative budget documents and information are linking from the Comptroller's page 2014 Adopted Budget
2013 Annual Financial Report (AFRUD-FINAL.pdf)
Large documents. Please be patient when opening these files.

Town Clerk
Passport Photo Service
For more information about this or other services, please call the Town Clerk's Office at 477-7590.

Transfer Station:
2014 Rules, Schedule, Fall Cleanup Days & Closings (Holidays)
Important notes on separation of recyclables

Planning & Zoning
Stormwater Management Info and MS4 Reports
15 Dec: Draft Planning Bd Agenda (.pdf format)
Planning Board Schedule, minutes (as available)

Zoning Board of Appeals:
Dec: Draft ZBA Agenda

Info from NYS on STAR property tax exemptions.

The 2014 Final Assessment Roll is online at the Rensselaer County website.

Tax Collector
How to review your tax bill.

DMV Satellite Office
Open in the Town Hall, Tuesdays, except holidays, 9a-3p

Other Info & Events

Fire Districts, generally, hold elections for one or more commissioners on a day set by law and may, during the same polling, conduct referenda on spending, bonding and other matters. This year that date is 9 December. Please see that date on Calendar Page for announcements by those districts that have requested posting to this website.

The bridge on Sweets Crossing Road in the Town of Schodack will remain closed until further notice. Please contact the Town of Schodack Highway Department with any questions.

Archives (index)

Schodack has a population of some 12,500. At 63 square miles, it is the largest municipality in the county and is bounded on the north by the towns of East Greenbush and Sand Lake, on the west by the Hudson River, on the east by the Town of Nassau and on the south by Columbia County.

This site provides a gateway to town services and municipal information. The links on the left side and at the bottom of each page provide quick access to information and services. And here's a virtual tour of our attractions, our past and future, and additional services to residents.

Contact Us     Maps


265 Schuurman Rd
Castleton, NY 12033
(518) 477-7918
FAX: 477-9594

Town Hall Office Hours: M-F 8:30am-4:30pm except Holidays. Note that some departments operate additional hours as listed on their pages

Court: 477-9390
Emergency:   911
Police Non-Emerg:
Supervisor: 477-7918
Town Clerk: 477-7590
Trnsfr Stn: 477-8491
Addtional Phones & emails

Our (restricted) 'site search' capability can help you find archived information. Note, however, you can use it ONLY to find Schodack information that we've archived... for example, Town Board actions since 2003 and most minutes of the Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals since then.
Hint: use the simplest search terms you can conceive and refine from there. To return to this page, click the "X" in the results list.

Tip: Sometimes, information recently posted here will NOT appear in your browser until after you hold your "Shift" key and click on your browser's "Refresh" or "Reload" button.

Schodack: index.html
Latest Update: 15 Dec 14