To help address the challenges we face from global climate change, the Austerlitz Town Board has resolved to take local action appropriate for our town.  What those specific actions will be are not yet determined.  However, the town board has begun a process to become certified as a “Climate Smart Community”.   Basically, this is a program setup by the NY Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) to help local communities participate in reducing greenhouse gasses produced within the community.

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Weatherize your home for free.
This service is available to income eligible homeowners and renters of all ages.

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For anyone who lives in Columbia County.
We will provide education and materials related to:

FIRE SAFETY
TOBACCO CONTROL
ASTHMA
MOLD & MILDEW
LEAD
NON-TOXIC CLEANING
INDOOR AIR QUALITY
FALL & INJURY PREVENTION

To find out more on how to make your home healthy and safe – PLEASE CALL (518)828-3358

Columbia County
Healthy Neighborhoods Program

Please be advised that the construction work to replace Cash’s Bridge, carrying Columbia Co. Rte. 9 over the Indian Creek, will begin and the bridge will be closed to all traffic on Monday, July 24, 2017 by the County’s project contractor, A. Colarusso & Son of Hudson NY. Columbia County Rte. 9 will be closed to all traffic, although local traffic and residents will be able to access all properties located immediately north and south of the bridge at all times during the bridge replacement work. The tentative construction schedule submitted by the contractor indicates that the bridge replacement work will take approximately 3-4 months to complete.

Construction on our New Town Hall has begun!

2017 Town Budget

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E-ZPass sold here!

E-ZPass now available at the Town Hall.
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