May 3, 2022 Update

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Tuesday, May 3, 2022 Chairman’s press release COVID-19 CASES SHARPLY RISE COVID-19 cases and upcoming vaccine clinics Columbia County Department of Health Director Jack Mabb reported today that as of mid-day, 51 county residents had tested positive for COVID-19, while 67 were reported positive for Saturday-Sunday-Monday. There are currently 12 individuals hospitalized, with two in the ICU … {Read more...}

Empire Passes for Gallatin Residents


Dear Gallatin Residents, The Town is always aware that our lack of a town center and  accompanying recreations fields and/ or public pool may make it more difficult for our residents and their children to participate in town based outdoor activities. Therefore, we are always looking to expand our resident’s recreation opportunities while keeping too our rather modest budget. One of the wonderful … {Read more...}

Implementing the NYS Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act


Implementing the NYS Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act Monday, May 16 6:00 – 7:00pm Earth Day 2022 underscored the urgency of dealing with the global climate crisis.  New York State has already passed bold legislation to address the problem, through the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act of 2019.  And on January 1, 2022, the 60-member body charged with laying out the … {Read more...}