Town of Claverack Highway Department Job Openings

The Town of Claverack is looking to fill the following job openings. Motor Equipment Operator / Laborer The Town of Claverack Highway Department is now accepting applications for a full time position for a motor equipment operator that requires a CDL license with one year experience in the operation of some type of automotive equipment. … Read more

Claverack Summer Youth Program

The Town of Claverack is now accepting applications for it’s Summer Youth Program. For more information and to download an application go to the Youth home page at

Public Notice – Town of Claverack

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Town of Claverack, County of Columbia, State of New York, in accordance with the General Municipal Law, Section # 103, hereby invites the submission of sealed bids for furnishing busing for the Claverack Youth Program. Bids must be submitted by 3:00 p.m. on Monday, June 6, 2022. Pursuant to Section … Read more

Notice of Special Meeting

Notice of Special Meeting Town of Claverack PLEASE TAKE NOTICE The Claverack Town Board is conducting a special meeting on Thursday, June 2 at 6 pm at the Claverack Library Community Room, 629 NY-23B, Claverack, NY, to review a draft large scale Solar zoning amendment that the Town is considering. The draft law is intended … Read more

Solarize Claverack

SOLARIZE CLAVERACK  –  You can save up to 10% on your electric bill and receive a signup bonus by enrolling in Solarize Claverack, also known as Columbia County Community  Solar. The Claverack Town Board and the Claverack Climate Smart (CSC) Committee present this opportunity to residents and businesses to save money while supporting in-state solar … Read more

Why Does Claverack Have a Historian?

In 1919 New York became the only state to legislate the position of Public Historian. On April 11, 1919, Governor Al Smith signed, ” Historian’s Law”, 57.07, mandating the position. Public, or town historians as they are most frequently referred to, are appointed by the town governments of each municipality in the state. (read more)

Help Wanted: Opportunities Within the Summer Youth Program

The Town of Claverack is looking for candidates for the following positions for the upcoming 2022 Summer Youth Program which runs for five weeks from July 11th, 2022 to August 12th, 2022. Summer Youth Director Assistant Summer Youth Director The Town of Claverack Summer Program is looking for candidates for both Summer Youth Director and … Read more

Broadband Survey

Columbia Economic Development Corporation (CEDC) has commissioned a study to identify locations in the Columbia County that lack broadband service. Any Town resident or business that does not have broadband service is encouraged to respond to the study by going to and complete the survey by the March 18 deadline. The results from this study will … Read more