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Welcome to the Town of New Baltimore!

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The Town Hall is located on County Route 51, approximately 1 mile west of Route 9W. The Town Clerk's Office is located at the Town Hall. Certified copies of birth/death certificates, copies of zoning laws and ordinances, hunting and fishing licenses, and dog licenses are available at the Clerk's Office.

The Town Board holds its regular monthly meeting on the 2nd Monday and a work session on the 4th Monday. These meetings begin at 7:00 pm, are held at the Town Hall, and are open to the public.

The Planning Board meets on the second Thursday of the month.

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Town Offices
3809 County Route 51
Hannacroix, NY 12087

Phone: (518) 756-6671
Ext. 2: Tax Office
Ext. 4: Town Court
Ext. 5: Town Clerk: Barbara Finke
Deputy Town Clerks: Marjorie Loux, Amanda Eldred, & Sandra Trombley
Ext. 6: Zoning/Planning/Building: Allan Jourdin & Marjorie Loux
Ext. 7: Town Supervisor: Jeff Ruso
Ext. 8: Assessor: Dawn DeRose, Assessor Clerk: Sandra Trombley

Fax: (518) 756-8880

Code Enforcement Officer
Allan Jourdin
Phone: (518) 801-6693

Highway Superintendent
Alan VanWormer
Phone: (518) 756-2078
Fax: (518) 756-3078

Town Court
Phone: (518) 756-2079
Justice Huff
Justice Konsul
Court Clerk: Lynne Layman-Wallace & Asia Irizarry-Decker

Greene County Sheriff
Phone: (518) 756-3300

Dog Control Officer
Sherry Vieta
Phone: (518) 322-9783

Town of New Baltimore News

Heat Wave Notice and Cool Stations

We are forecasted to receive several days of dangerously oppressive heat and humidity next week. Please take precautions to protect yourself from health issues during this time.

  • Limit your time outdoors
  • Drink plenty of non alcoholic beverages
  • If possible remain in a cool air condition environment
  • If A/C isn’t available try fans to keep air circulating
  • Put off any outdoor work until later in the evening when it cools down a bit

Arrangements have been made for a cooling station during these days at the Cornell Hook and Ladder Fire Station on Gill Road , and the Grapeville Church/School should they be needed. If you feel you need to relocate to a safer cool environment please call Town Emergency Management Officer Alan VanWormer at 518-567-4961, he will assist making arrangements for you.

If you feel that you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 911 immediately, and seek medical attention.

Notice to New Baltimore Hamlet Residents

Beginning on Tuesday June 18th, your Highway Department will be working with members of the New Baltimore Fire District to perform flushing of the wastewater system lines throughout the hamlet. During this project you will see highway trucks and Fire trucks in many areas of the hamlet, please do not be alarmed. There will also be traffic control personnel to insure safe travel through these areas. It is anticipated that this work will take 1-2 days to complete. Should you have any questions or concerns please feel free to call the highway superintendent at 518-567-4961 or councilpersons Debra Sottolano  at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Janet Kash at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

REQUEST FOR BIDS ON WWTP MECHANICAL SCREEN REPLACEMENT

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sealed bids will be received by the Town of New Baltimore until Wednesday, June 26th, 2024 at 1:00 p.m. local time at the Town Clerk’s Office, County Route 51, Hannacroix, NY 12087, at which time and place said sealed bids will be publicly opened and read out aloud for “WWTP MECHANICAL SCREEN REPLACEMENT.” No bids will be received or considered after the date/time stated above.
       This work consists of installing a 3mm mechanical screen in the existing influent channel, along with a washer-compactor, including all associated preparation, and electrical work.
       A Pre-Bid conference will not be held. Bidding contractors are strongly encouraged to visit the project site before submitting bids.
       Plans, Specifications and Contract Documents may be reviewed at the Town Clerk’s Office, County Route 51, Hannacroix, NY 12087 beginning on Tuesday, June 4, 2024 in-person at the office during regular business hours.
       A bid bond, certified check, or bank check in the amount of five percent (5%) of the bid must accompany the bid. Bids may not be withdrawn within forty-five (45) days after the closing date/time for receipt of all bids.
       All proposals must be submitted by hard copy in a sealed envelope clearly marked:   (SEALEDPROPOSAL)
WWTP MECHANICAL SCREEN REPLACEMENT
      
Performance and labor bonds are not required. There are no MWBE or AIS requirements.
       The Town Board of the Town of New Baltimore reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids, waive any informalities at its discretion, and to make such bid award that it deems is in the best interest of the Town of New Baltimore even if such award is to other than the lowest bidder.
/s/ JEFF RUSO, Town Supervisor, Town of New Baltimore

Disaster Preparedness Training!

The Town of New Baltimore and the New York State Citizen Preparedness Corps are pleased to announce a disaster prepareness training event.

With severe weather events becoming more frequent and more extreme, it is more important than ever that New Yorkers are prepared. The NY Citizen Preparedness Training Program teaches residents to have the tools and resources to prepare for any type of disaster, respond accordingly, develop family emergency plans, stock up on emergency supplies, and recover as quickly possible. Each family that attends will receive one Preparedness kit.
When: Saturday, June 22nd at 1 PM. Course is about 1 to 1 and a half hours in length.
Where: New Baltimore Town Hall, 3809 County Route 51, Hannacroix, NY
*All participants MUST pre-register by visiting www.prepare.ny.gov or scan the QR code on the pdf flyer (534 KB) . If you need assistance or have questions please call Barb Finke or Amanda Eldred in the Town Clerk's office at 518-756-6671, Ext 5. Reservations are limited to the first 100 enrolled.

Help Wanted!

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE:  that the Town Board of the Town of New Baltimore is seeking persons interested in being appointed to the position of Part-Time Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) Operator.
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Has responsibility during an assigned shift, for the operation and maintenance of a WWTP, performed under the general supervision of the Chief WWTP Operator.
TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:Starts, stops pumps and makes minor repairs to pumps, motors, air compressors,

  • and related mechanical and electrical machinery and equipment;
  • Records readings from meters, scales, gauges; Maintains log of plant operations and related records;
  • Treats and disposes of sludge; Operates trickling filters; Adds chlorine to sewage;
  • Samples sewage for testing; Makes necessary tests for control of plant operations;
  • Performs custodial duties in connection with maintenance of buildings and grounds, including simple, manual labor activities needed at the WWTP.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  Applicants must possess a strong, working knowledge, and at least one year of satisfactory experience with the actual operation of a WWTP, the necessary practices and equipment used, and the following education/training and personal characteristics:

  • Current and valid license(s) from the New York State Department of Health,
    or any other necessary agency for sewer plant operation;
  • Completion of an appropriate course of instruction approved by
    the Commissioner of the Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Possession of or eligibility for a Grade 2 or 2A certificate issued under the provisions of the NYS Sanitary Code at the time of appointment
  • Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma;
  • Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions; mechanical aptitude; alertness and dependability;
  • Physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position

HOURLY RATE:  $20 - $22, depending upon applicant experience; approximately 20 hours/week.
HOW TO APPLY:   A letter of intent for the position and a resume should be sent or delivered to Town Clerk Barbara Finke at New Baltimore Town Hall, 3809 County Route 51, Hannacroix, NY 12087 and must be received by the close of business on June 17, 2024.
All qualified applicants will be considered and interviewed for the position.

Community Events

Water Dist. 2 Informational Meeting
Wednesday, June 19, 2024
6:30 PM
Disaster Preparedness Training Event
Saturday, June 22, 2024
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Veterans Picnic
Sunday, July 28, 2024
12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Senior Picnic
Thursday, September 5, 2024
12:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Town Wide Yardsale Day
Saturday, September 21, 2024

Upcoming Meetings

Town Board Work Meeting
Monday, June 24, 2024
7:00 PM
Town Board Regular Meeting
Monday, July 8, 2024
7:00 PM
Town Board Work Meeting
Monday, July 22, 2024
7:00 PM
Town Board Regular Meeting
Monday, August 12, 2024
7:00 PM