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 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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After much hard work and many meetings the Austerlitz Volunteer Fire Company is ready to begin construction of our new firehouse. On April 18, 2015, at 10AM, there will be a short ceremonial groundbreaking at the construction site on Route 22 at West Hill Road.  The fire company extends a personal invitation to each town member to join us in celebrating this long awaited event.

AVFC Building Committee

The Town Board established the Comprehensive Plan Oversight Committee (“CPOC”) following the adoption of the Comprehensive Plan, to provide advice to the Town Supervisor and Town Board regarding fulfillment of the Goals and Objectives identified in the Plan. This Survey marks the latest CPOC effort to gauge interest and concern among Town residents on the important issues of parking, traffic, recreation and roads.

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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.

2015 Town Budget

View the 2015 Town Budget*

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E-ZPass sold here!

E-ZPass now available at the Town Hall.
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