As we all know, COVID-19 infection rates are decreasing in the United States and Columbia County as well.  Please use your own judgment when it comes to wearing a mask if you are unvaccinated.  The experts advise that people continue washing their hands and using sanitizer. Please be safe.

The Town Hall, including all offices, are open on a limited basis. Please refer to the office hours posted on our website as there have been some changes.

The Germantown Town Court is conducting in-person proceedings on a scheduled basis only.
Questions regarding scheduling may be directed to the Court Clerk at
Please note that due to limited court operations, email communication is preferred; the Court may also be contacted at (518) 537-6687; follow the prompts to reach the Court Clerk’s extension and leave a voice mail message.

The Dog Park and Playground are open.  Please use the sanitizer at each park.

The Kellner Community Activity Building will remain closed until further notice.

The Parsonage is open on a limited basis.

The Town Board will meet in-person at Town Hall on July 13, 2021, and remotely using Zoom audio/video technology.  We are working out the details and will update the public prior to the meeting.

The information about how the public can participate will be posted by July 13, 2021.

We are working on a plan for the Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals to meet in-person in July.  Similarly, once we work out the details, GEDAC, LWRP committee, WAC the CSC Task Force and SRT committee will also meet in-person. [The boards and committees will also use Zoom audio/video technology.] Please check the calendar and “News” on our website for more details about upcoming meetings, agendas, and information about how the public can participate.

We will reassess the situation by July 15, 2021.

We will continue to monitor the situation and work with our partners at Columbia County to do what is best for Germantown.