New COVID Restrictions for upcoming Town meetings

Due to COVID restrictions, until further notice, town meetings will only be accessible to the pubic through Zoom. A message will be put on the events calendar for meetings with directions as to how and when to submit a request to attend the meeting through zoom. Thank you for your cooperation.

Notice from the Town of Claverack Office

Please be advised that an appointment is no longer needed to enter the Town Office. However, a mask is required upon entering the building, even if vaccinated. This is subject to change as conditions dictate.

Notice from the Town Assessor

NOTICE OF COMPLETION OF FINAL ASSESSMENT ROLL (Pursuant to Section 516 of the Real Property Tax Law)             Notice is hereby given that the Final Assessment Roll for the Town of Claverack, in the County of Columbia, for the year 2021, has been completed by the undersigned Assessor, and a certified copy thereof has been … Read more

Youth Summer Program

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and related restrictions as well as a shortage of counselors, the Town of Claverack is sad to announce it is unable to sponsor the youth summer program this year. The town park and playground will remain open to the public from dawn to dusk.

Assistance for Homebound Seniors

If you are a Claverack resident who is over the age of 60 and homebound and need help in scheduling a COVID vaccination, shopping, or other assistance, please contact the Town Office at 518-672-7911 extension 100 or 104, and we will forward your name to the Columbia County Office for the Aging. The Office for … Read more

Attention Town Seniors and Persons with Disabilities

An Executive Order has been signed by Governor Cuomo concerning property tax exemptions for low-income senior citizens and people with disabilities. The renewal requirement which would put vulnerable New Yorkers at risk of infection from COVID-19, has been lifted through 2021.

COVID-19 Vaccination Information

Persons 65 years and older may be eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccination. To learn more click here to go on to the Columbia County Health Department website. Once you get on the website go to 1) Announcements 2) Learn more 3) Scroll to ” Available Clinic Registration”

Call for Volunteers for a Climate Smart Task Force for the Town of Claverack

Claverack has joined the NYS Climate Smart Communities (CSC) Program and is looking for volunteers to serve on a Climate Smart Task Force for Claverack. The NYS Climate Smart Communities (CSC) program is a state-wide effort, directed by the NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation to support communities to increase energy efficiency and the use of … Read more

Note from the Claverack Town Board about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updated 6/19/2020

Dear Residents, Please be advised The Town Office will be open to the public starting July 6, 2020.  Visitors will be required to have a COVID-19 screening assessment form filled out including having their temperatures taken. Walk-ins are permitted however appointments are preferred .   Also at this time, the Town Park will remain open for … Read more