1. Notice is hereby given that the Tentative Assessment Roll for the Town of Austerlitz is completed and a copy thereof may be seen at the Austerlitz Town Hall during normal business hours until May 27, 2015.
  1. Notice is hereby given that an Assessor will be in attendance with the Tentative Assessment Roll for the Town of Austerlitz at the Town Hall on May 8, 15, & 22, during the hours of 1-5 pm, May 16 from 2-6 pm and May 20 from 4 – 8pm.
  1. Notice is hereby given that the Board of Assessment Review for the Town of Austerlitz will meet to hear and examine all properly filed complaints in relation to assessments of Real Property at the Town Hall, 812 Rt. 203, Spencertown, NY on May 27, 2015 during the hours of 4:00 to 8:00pm.
  1. A publication containing procedures for contesting an assessment is available at the Assessor’s Office, at the Columbia County Real Property Office as well as online at: http://www.tax.ny.gov/pdf/publications/orpts/grievancebooklet.pdf

1st day of May 2015
Pamela Cook, Assessor
Town of Austerlitz

Connie is a very active and productive member of our town.  She not only serves the town with distinction, but volunteers with local non-profit organizations and for her faith.  Everyone who knows Connie is inspired by her tireless efforts to support her town and those in need.

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Paving Route 203

The New York State Department of Transportation plans to resurface State Route 203. The project will begin about July, 2015. All paving work should be completed by September 18, 2015; although other ancillary work may continue on the side. To view a map of area to be paved click on the link below.

Map of Route 203 Paving

Featuring Dr. Brian Fallon, Director of the Tick-Borne Disease Research Center at Columbia University. Friday, May 1st @ 7:00 p.m. Columbia-Greene Community College (Fine Arts Theatre) There is no cost to attend but preregistration is requested by April 29. Register online https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/_210 or call 518-622-9820 ext. 0

Lyme Disease Program Flyer


AUSTERLITZ — Residents can look forward to a new Town Hall soon and they won’t have to travel much farther to get there.

The new building, formerly the Methodist Episcopal Church, was bought by the Ellsworth Kelly Foundation for the town this year. It sits next to the current Town Hall on Route 203.

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Local Businesses

The Town of Austerlitz is expanding its website to include local businesses.  If you are a local business owner, and would like to be featured on our website, please send us the business name, contact name, address, phone, and email.  You may want to include a short description of business parameters and if available, a link to your business website.  Information can be submitted by clicking here.

E-ZPass sold here!

E-ZPass now available at the Town Hall.
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