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Public Hearing - Local Law No. 2 - July 16, 2015

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that there will be a public hearing before the Ghent Town Board on 7/16/2015 at 6:45pm at the Ghent Town Hall, Route 66, Ghent, New York 12075, for the purpose of considering proposed Local Law No. 2 of the year 2015, which would amend Chapter 150, Section 6 of the Code of the Town of Ghent as it pertains to the removal of snow and ice from the sidewalks within the Town. A full copy of the proposed Local Law may be obtained from the Ghent Town Clerk during normal business hours.

Advertisement for Bids

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Town of Ghent hereby requests bids for supplying the Town with propane for the period August 1, 2015 through July 31, 2016. All interested entities able to supply liquid propane to the Town of Ghent for this period are invited to submit sealed bids to the Ghent Town Clerk on or before July 9, 2015 at 2:00 p.m., at which time the bids will be opened and read aloud. The bids will then be submitted to the Ghent Town Board for its review. All bidders will be required to sign and deliver, along with their bid, a Certificate of Non-Collusion.

New York State Electric & Gas Corporation submits this interim status report.

We are pleased to announce that settlement negotiations for the Columbia County Transmission Project have made excellent progress. The parties participating in the negotiations have consented to waive the confidentiality provision of 16 NYCRR ยง3.9(d) in order to inform you that the negotiations are now focused on a "reduced scope" 34.5 kV low voltage line ("Reduced Scope Line"). While we expect the settlement negotiations, NYSEG's design phase, and the more

town information

Click here to view Town Supervisor's Reports.

Click here to view Final Adopted Budget for 2015.

Click here to view the Ginsberg's Foods Revised Plan.

Click here to view the Ginsberg's Site Plan.

Click here to view the Town of Ghent Dog Licensing Fees.


upcoming board meetings

Zoning Board Application Night: Jul 8, 6:00pm
Zoning Board Meeting: Jul 8, 7:00pm
Town Board Meeting: Jul 16, 7:00pm
Planning Board Application Night: Aug 5, 6:00pm
Planning Board Meeting: Aug 5, 7:00pm
Town Board Workshop: Aug 6, 7:00pm
Zoning Board Application Night: Aug 12, 6:00pm
Zoning Board Meeting: Aug 12, 7:00pm
Town Board Meeting: Aug 20, 7:00pm
Planning Board Application Night: Sep 2, 6:00pm
Planning Board Meeting: Sep 2, 7:00pm
Town Board Workshop: Sep 3, 7:00pm


Ghent Recreational Program Information 2015

Summer Recreation Registration Form
Ghent Recreation Program Rules

*** NOTICE ***

Any town resident who is receiving the unsolicited free circular called "Shop and Find", and wishes to have that home delivery stopped, please contact the following individual at the Register Star and ask that your address be taken off the list.

Courtney Wrigley


NEEDED - Volunteers for Meals on Wheels

There is an immediate need for volunteer(s) to deliver Meals on Wheels to residents in the Town of Ghent. Substitutes are always needed. Please contact the Town Hall at 392-4644. Volunteer less than an hour of your time and make a difference in your local community.

Cable TV Problems?

The Town's cable TV provider is 'Charter Communications.' Contact them directly with service problems or other concerns.

Charter Communications Corporate Headquarters
314.965.0555, Mon-Fri, 9am - 5 pm
Your call will be answered!