Town Of Ulster

Water Department

John Rose, Superintendent

1 Town Hall Drive
Lake Katrine, NY 12449
Office: (845) 382-2434; Plant: (845) 382-1833
Office: (845) 382-1178; Plant: (845) 382-1854

The Town of Ulster Water Department currently services seven

Water Districts:


  • Ulster Water
  • Halcyon Park
  • Spring Lake
  • Bright Acres 
  • Sawkill/Cherry Hill 
  • Glenerie Water 
  • East Kingston

District Water Quality Reports 


To view a Water Quality Report first select a year, then select a water district.




Related Departments:

Ulster County Health Department









The water department staff consists of the Water Superintendent, four Licensed Operators, an Operator Trainee and the Office Manager.

 Both the superintendent and the operators are responsible for the safe treatment and distribution of water to all customers. Their duties include:

  • Plant Operations
  • Water main installation and break repairs
  • Water meter readings, repair and replacement
  • Water sampling
  • General maintenance of the water districts properties

Each licensed operator must complete 30 hours of continuous training within a three-year period for license recertification. Three of our operators, and our superintendent, have been licensed for 10 years or more.

Our office manager handles all customer inquiries, billing and account information.

Hours of Operation:

Plant Hours:      Monday - Friday         7:00am -11:00pm

                         Saturday & Sunday     8:00am - 2:00pm


Office Hours:

Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 8:00am - 2:00pm

Tuesday & Thursday, 8:00am - 4:00pm 


Water Bills Can Be Paid in the following Ways:


1. Town Clerk's Office, Monday - Friday, 8am-4pm


2. Drop Box located directly in front of the Town Hall (outside)


3. US Mail


4. Online -- Please see the link below: "Pay Water Bills ONLINE"



In Case of Emergency: If you are unable to  contact the Water Department directly call the 

Town of Ulster Police Department at (845) 382-1111

Town of Ulster FEE Schedule

Town of Ulster Fee Schedules for:

  • Building, Planning & Zoning Fees
  • Town Clerk Fees
  •  Transfer Station Fees
  • Water Rates
  • Sewer Rates
Pay Water Bills ONLINE

Pay your Water Bill ONLINE with a Credit Card or Check, fee charged 

  • Credit Card Fee: 2.65% of total with a $2.00 minimum
  • Check Fee: $1.50 flat fee