Annual Brush Burn Ban: March 16 – May 14


From March 16 through May 14, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)’s ban on residential brush burning will be in effect statewide.  This is because of New York’s historically high fire risk during this time period. Residents are reminded that at any other time, if you plan to burn brush you should call the 911 non-emergency number: 518-828-4114 to alert them of a … {Read more...}

Openings: Board of Assessment Review & Representative of the Aging


The Town of Gallatin has an opening on the Board of Assessment Review (BAR).  The BAR meets the 4th Tuesday of May to hear assessment grievances. The Town also has an opening for a representative to the Columbia County Office of the Aging.  This volunteer position would represent Gallatin at the Office of the Aging meetings held several times of year and report back on services available to … {Read more...}

Ellen’s Picks: Much To Do About Hudson (Feb 29 and Beyond)


A selection of meetings and events in and around the City of Hudson by Ellen Thurston.  All phone numbers are in area code 518 unless otherwise indicated.  All addresses are in Hudson unless otherwise indicated.     MEETINGS Tuesday, March 1 Hudson Conservation Advisory Council Meeting – 6 pm – City Hall Wednesday, March 2 Hudson Industrial Development Agency Board Meeting – 2 pm … {Read more...}

Job Postings on Gallatin Townhub


If you are looking for a job or are an employer that wants to list a job opportunity– check out the Job Postings area on Gallatin Townhub. Since we are really only just getting started – there’s a limited but growing selection of open positions listed right now.  This will be a place to watch… Listing a job and looking is free, so there’s nothing to lose.  To list a job opening (full or … {Read more...}

New Gallatin Townhub Website Launched


On behalf of the Town Board, I am delighted to introduce Gallatin Townhub, the town's new interactive website, which has been discussed at several recent town meetings. The site will provide residents with town news, services, events and meeting information. But it does much more. Gallatin Townhub gives residents the ability to list events on the town calendar, share photographs, job … {Read more...}