Village of Delanson, NY | Incorporated in 1920

Incorporated in 1920

Village News

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Sally Wilber Memorial Trail

Sally Wilber Memorial Trail is open. Members and non-members of the YMCA are welcome to utilize the trail. There is no need to sign in. Open daily from dawn to dusk. If you have any questions, please contact the YMCA at 518-895-9500.

Access to the trail head is at the northeast corner of the building; where there is a sign for the Sally Wilber Trail. From there, follow the turkey tracks to a kiosk that has maps that guide you through just under a one-mile loop, featuring eleven educational stations. This trail does cross over the Normanskill creek so be aware of recent rain fall and possible high water.

The YMCA will monitor the creek and may close the trail if necessary. There is also an entrance to the trail off the sewer treatment plant (WWTF sign) road on Cole Rd.
This is a self-guided trail so please be careful and considerate. If you carry it in, please carry it out with you. The trail is pet friendly; dogs should be on a leash and please come prepared to clean up after them.

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Keep Cars and Garages Locked!

In our Village Board meeting Monday August 9th, Lt. Geraci noted that there have been a string of car and garage break-ins in the Duanesburg/Princetown area and reminded residents to keep their cars and garages locked and not leave important items in the cars.

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Clean Air is a Fundamental Human Right – Report Illegal or Nuisance Open Fires

It it prohibited at all times to burn garbage, trash, leaves, yard waste, or yard debris in Delanson.   Burn barrels or free standing fires are completely prohibited in the Village.

Open fires may be fueled only by paper, paper products (such as cardboard), unadulterated wood, lumber and charcoal, however, no open fire or the emissions from that fire may create a smoke or odor nuisance to a neighboring property.

According to the DEC, fires cannot be left unattended and must be fully extinguished. Only charcoal or clean, dry, untreated or unpainted wood can be burned. Additional information on DEC’s open burning regulations is available.

To report an illegal open fire or a nuisance fire, you can call the Schenectady County Sheriff’s office, the State Police, the DEC hotline at 1-844-332-3267 or the local fire department.  The fire department has the authority to extinguish or order extinguished any open fire being conducted in violation of any provision of the our local Open Burn Law. The DEC can only issue a summons if someone is burning garbage or construction debris. Have a copy of the Open Burn Law available for the Sheriff or State Trooper to read in order to identify the infractions.

Click here to read or Download THE OPEN BURN LAW

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Newsletter Subscription

You can now go paperless and sign up here online to receive the Village Newsletter via email. This is a FREE service and you can always unsubscribe at anytime by contacting the Village Clerk and requesting your name be removed from the Newsletter Email Mailing list. Simply  CLICK HERE to sign up.

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Email Notification System

The Village of Delanson has initiated this Email Notification system so residents can be notified by email immediately of important information or any emergency situation that has developed in the Village.  Examples would be water main breaks, water main repairs, hydrant flushing, sudden changes in Village services such as garbage pickup or snow plowing, flooding, road closings, damaged roads etc..  Emails will not be sent for normal news items, notices or scheduled events. In addition, updates will be emailed to keep residents informed of the ongoing circumstances as new information is received by the Village until the event or emergency is over. There is no cost for this service.

On the left sidebar of this page,  simply fill in your Name and Email address in the appropriate boxes then check all the boxes that apply as to whether you live in or outside the Village and whether you are on the Village Water System.   Click the SUBSCRIBE button and you’re done.  You will receive an email asking you to confirm your decision to receive these bulletins.  Once we receive your confirmation, you will be added to our mailing list to receive theses notices.  That’s it!  Please do not send an email to the village clerk as this will not add your name to the notification list.

Your privacy is important to us. Your email address will not be shared, sold or used in any other capacity and you may unsubscribe at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link on any email you receive. We hope this feature will not only help keep our residents well informed but safer during emergency situations.

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  • Upcoming Events (Click to see Events Calendar)

    • October 4, 2021 – Board Meeting
      7:00 pm to 9:00 pm .
    • October 31, 2021 – Water Rents are Due
      9:00 am to 5:00 pm .
    • November 1, 2021 – Board Meeting
      7:00 pm to 9:00 pm .
    • November 13, 2021 – Hydrant Flushing
      7:00 am to 4:00 pm .
    • December 13, 2021 – Board Meeting
      7:00 pm to 9:00 pm .
  • Hydrant Flushing Dates


    Nov 13th, 2021

  • Garbage Pickup

    Garbage pickup is every Wednesday unless it falls on a holiday. If pickup day falls on a holiday or a holiday falls before pickup day that week, garbage pickup will be delayed one day that week.
    Please have your garbage placed by the curb before 7:00AM.
    If you have any questions, please call them or click this link to be thoroughly confused. ADVANTAGE DISPOSAL 518-355-6615.
    Thank you.
    Click here for a simple GARBARGE PICKUP SCHEDULE

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