public information

NOTICE OF APPROVED RESOLUTION

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that on July 17, 2014 the Ghent Town Board approved a resolution to withdraw up to $65,000.00 from the Highway Equipment Capital Reserve account, set up pursuant to the provisions of Section 6c of General Municipal Law of the State of New York, for the purpose of purchasing the component parts necessary to construct a new pick-up truck and plow equipment. more

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS - Highway Department

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Town of Ghent, Columbia County, New York, hereby advertises for bids for the furnishing of a no tilt, heavy duty hitch frame cheek plate and a Monarch Dyna-Ramic Self-Contained 12 Volt Power Unit in accordance with certain specifications, which may be obtained from the Ghent Town Clerk during normal business more

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS - Highway Department

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Town of Ghent, Columbia County, New York, hereby advertises for bids for the furnishing of a 2014 Dodge 5500 Regular Cab Chassis in accordance with certain specifications, which may be obtained from the Ghent Town Clerk during normal more

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS - Highway Department

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Town of Ghent, Columbia County, New York, hereby advertises for bids for the furnishing of a BFXB 84LS Transverse Service Body compatible with a 2014 Dodge 5500 Regular Cab Chassis and in accordance with certain specifications, which may be obtained from the Ghent Town Clerk during normal more

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS - Highway Department

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Town of Ghent, Columbia County, New York, hereby advertises for bids for the furnishing of a Buyers 1400601SS Electric Drive Hopper Salt and Sand Spreader Stainless Steel in accordance with certain specifications, which may be obtained from the Ghent Town Clerk during more

town information

Click here to view Town Supervisor's Reports.

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

Click here to view the Ginsberg's Site Plan.

Click here to view 2014 GHENT FINAL BUDGET.

Click here to view Price Chopper Plan documents.

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

 

upcoming board meetings

Planning Board Meeting: Aug 6, 7:00pm
Zoning Board Application Night: Aug 6, 7:00pm
Town Board Workshop: Aug 7, 7:00pm
Planning Board Application Night: Aug 13, 7:00pm
Zoning Board Meeting: Aug 13, 7:00pm
Town Board Meeting: Aug 21, 7:30pm
Planning Board Meeting: Sep 3, 7:00pm
Zoning Board Application Night: Sep 3, 7:00pm
Town Board Workshop: Sep 4, 7:00pm
Planning Board Application Night: Sep 10, 7:00pm
Zoning Board Meeting: Sep 10, 7:00pm
Town Board Meeting: Sep 18, 7:30pm

announcements

Litigation Between Town of Ghent and TCI RESOLVED

The Town of Ghent is pleases to announce that all litigation matters between the Town of Ghent and TCI of New York, LLC ("TCI") have been resolved and the lawsuits discontinued. The Stipulation of Settlement provides that the claims read full announcement here

Notice of Informational Open Houses Regarding Impending Settlement Negotiations for the Columbia Cou

The Public Service Commission has proposed a low voltage 34.5kV alternative as recommended and endorsed by the Town of Ghent.

To further inform the local community about this proposal for a lower-voltage alternative, four informational Open Houses have been scheduled as follows:
1) Thursday July 10, 2014 from 4-8 pm, NYSEG Chatham Service Center, 31 Dardess Drive, Chatham
2) Thursday July 17, 2014 from 4-8 pm, West Ghent Volunteer Fire Dept., 74 Bender Boulevard, Commerce Park, Ghent
3) Thursday July 24, 2014 from 4-8 pm, NYSEG Chatham Service Center, Chatham
4) Thursday July 31, 2014 from 4-8 pm, West Ghent Volunteer Fire Dept., Ghent

The Open Houses are free and open to the public, and will feature presentations and displays about the 34.5 kV proposal. Representatives will be available to more

GHENT SUMMER RECREATION PROGRAM

Ghent Summer Camp will begin on July 7, 2014 and run through August 8, 2014.

For children who reside in the Town of Ghent, camp is free.
Nonresidents will be charged $125.00 for the first child, $100.00 for the second and $75.00 for the third.
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Broadband Accessibility in Columbia County Survey

HELP COLUMBIA COUNTY RESIDENTS IMPROVE ACCESS TO BROADBAND SERVICE.
HUDSON, New York (April 30, 2014) - A survey is being conducted by the Columbia County Board of Supervisors in partnership with Congressman Chris Gibson to gather needed information and data that will allow us to address the lack of access to high quality broadband more

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!