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Change in Garbage & Recycling Collection – Thursday collection will be on Friday, November 27th. Garbage and Recycling must be placed curbside on Thursday evening for Friday Collection.

Thanksgiving 2020 Change in Collection

BOIL Water for Chapel Place, Sunset, Van Dyke & Zanella on 11/12 until further notice.

Garbage collection delayed today, November 10th due to truck issues. Please leave your garbage roadside and it will be collected tomorrow.

Annual Roadside Garbage Collection Tuesday, 11/10 & Thursday, 11/12 same night as Trash Pickup Fall 2020 Roadside Cleanup ad

Town Hall is closed on Tuesday, November 3rd – Election Day. There is no change in garbage collection this week.

Trick or Treat – Saturday, October 31st from 4 pm – 6 pm – Town of Amsterdam only excluding the Villages

PB AGENDA 10.07.20 – Agenda Planning Board October 7, 2020 at 7 pm

Garbage and Recycling pickup scheduled for the today (9/24) in the area of Avery Road, Swart Hill, Robb Road, Krutz Road and Tourareauna Road is delayed due to truck issues. Please leave garbage and recycling curbside for pickup on Friday. Thank you.

Agenda Town Board September 16, 2020 6 PM

Agenda Planning Board September 2 at 7 pm – See Attached

Hydrant Flushing 2020-Friday, 8/28-Wedneday, 9/2 – See Attached

Agenda Town Board August 19, 2020 at 6 PM – 08.19.20 Town Board Agenda

ROAD CLOSURE: On Thursday, August 6, 2020 starting at 7 am the following road will be closed: Tessiero Square from Miami Avenue to delivery entranceway of Walmart and Price Chopper will be closed for the purpose of road repairs. Delivery vehicles can enter Tessiero Square from NYS Route 30. The above road will be closed during the hours of 7 am – 4 pm.

Fall Cleanup Bulk Drop off on Saturday, September 19, 2020 from 7 am – 11 am

Agenda Planning Board August 5, 2020 at 7 PM

Beginning August 10, the 2020-2021 season licenses and deer management permits will go on sale. Hunting and Trapping licenses are valid from September 1st – August 31st. You will need a valid Driver’s License in order to purchase your license. Deer Management Permit’s are available from August 10 through October 1, 2020. Lifetime license holders should receive their annual tags prior to September 1; however, they do not need them in hand to apply for Deer Management Permits. Looking forward to seeing all of you on Monday. Please wear a mask upon entering Town Hall. Please see 2020 Boundary Map and chances of selection below:

2020 Wildlife Management Unit Boundary Map

2020 Deer Management Chances of Selection by Wildlife Management Unit

Garbage and Recycling pickup for the Town of Amsterdam is delayed today (July 30) due to truck issued. Please leave your garbage and recycling curbside. Thank you!

Tessiero Square Road Closure on July 29 from 7 am – 4 pm (two days)

Road Closure Upper Van Dyke Ave on July 16, 2020 from 8 am – 12 pm

Agenda Planning Board July 1, 2020 Agenda Town Board July 15, 2020 – 6 PM

Town Hall Summer Hours: Monday-Thursday from 9 am – 4 pm and Friday from 9 am – 1 pm (July-August)

Road Closure Upper Van Dyke Avenue – Tuesday, June 16th at 7 a.m.

Tuesday, May 26th – County Waste has reported the route for the Town of Amsterdam weekly garbage collection was not complete due to truck issues. They will be back early Wednesday morning. Please leave cans out.

Planning Board Agenda June 3, 2020

Agenda Town Board May 27, 2020

Please file any complaints on real property assessment to the Town on or before May 26th by mail or in our drop box. Grievance forms can be found on the Town Assessor page. Please leave a phone number so we can contact you. Thank you!

Town Hall Re-Opening June 3rd


Spring Roadside Collection is scheduled for Tuesday, April 21st & Thursday, April 23rd.  Please place your items out the evening before. Spring Cleanup Roadside 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE – Please accept our apologies, due to the Local Emergency Order and NYS Declaration of Emergency our offices are currently shut down to the public until May 15th. Please contact the Town of Amsterdam at 518-842-7961 for assistance or by email to lhughes@townofamsterdam.org. Please visit our website: www.townofamsterdam.org or Facebook page for updates. In addition, the Town is accepting transactions via mail and drop box provided at Town Hall. Thank you for your patience and support. Our goal is to prevent and limit the spread of the corona virus.

Payment of Montgomery County Taxes has been extended through April 30th with no additional penalties. Anyone wishing to pay taxes may drop a check off in the drop box provided at Town Hall or by mail. Town Hall is currently closed to the public through April 17th. Please check back on April 17th for any updated details.

STATE OF EMERGENCY Press Release-Town Hall and Town Garage are closed to public.

Spring 2020 Bulk Drop off – May 2nd – The drop off is canceled. Please check back for re-schedule date.

Spring Cleanup Roadside 2020

RABIES CLINIC – Saturday, June 6th from 9 am -11 am at the Town of Amsterdam Highway Department, 283 Manny’s Corners Road, Amsterdam, NY.