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Transfer Station JULY Schedule Change
July 05, 2017

The Town of Ulster Transfer Station will be CLOSED for the holiday on Tuesday, July 4th, and will reopen on Wednesday, July 5th. This is the ONLY CHANGE for the month of July for the Transfer Station. The Highway Department will be CLOSED on MONDAY, JULY 3rd and TUESDAY, JULY 4th. If there are any emergencies please contact the Town Police at 845-382-1111.

 Frank C Petramale

Superintendent of Highways

Town of Ulster 

Ulster Water District Customers -- Sunset Park
June 22, 2017
The Ulster Water Dept scheduled a main line water valve repair on TUESDAY, JUNE 20, 2017. At 9:00 PM they will be shutting off water to your premises to repair a broken main line valve. The water will be off for approximately four to six hours. Please be advised water might be slightly discolored and turbid when service is restored. This is only temporary. Questions please call the Water Department at 845-382-2434 or 845-382-1833.   RAIN DATE JUNE 22, 2017
2017 Summer Camp Registration is Underway
June 19, 2017
Registration for the 2017 Town of Ulster Summer Camp is now underway at the Town Clerk's Office, Monday - Friday, 9:00 to 4:00.
For Information and ALL Summer Camp Forms, CLICK HERE
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Phones are Working at the Highway Complex
June 16, 2017

June 16, 2017 9:30 AM

 

UPDATE - Telephones are now working

Meeting Agenda Posted
June 14, 2017

Town Board Meeting Agenda has been posted to the "MEETINGS" page

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Kingsvale Water Rate Decrease
June 07, 2017

Attention Whittier & Deer Run residents:

 

Kingsvale Water announces  rate decreases. The New York Public Service Commission (PSC) recently approved new rates as part of New York American Water's rate case that was filed on April 29, 2016. The average residential water customer's bill will DECREASE as follows:   DECREASE from $45.13 to $29.26 per month for 4,000 gallons. Check your mail for updates directly from the water company. 

Whittier Residents Public Town Hall Meeting
June 01, 2017

The Town Board will convene at 6:30 PM on Thursday, June 1, 2017 for public discussion for the benefit of Whittier residents concerning the Kings Vale Water Company. To be held at the Ulster Town Hall, 1 Town Hall Drive, Lake Katrine, NY.

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Grievance Day
May 23, 2017

The Board of Assessment Review will meet today, May 23rd, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM to hear grievances from property owners.  The Grievance Board will meet at:

 

Town of Ulster Highway Complex

584 East Chester Street Bypass

Kingston, New York 

 

To be heard by the Board you must first submit a Grievance Application, RP-524, to the Assessor's Office. Applications are available online or in the Assessor's Office.

Questions??  Call the Assessor's Office at (845) 331-1317

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Town Board Schedules a SPECIAL Meeting
May 08, 2017

The Town Board has scheduled a SPECIAL Meeting for Monday, May 8th, at 7:00 PM at the Town of Ulster Town Hall. 

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Campaign Finance Seminar Scheduled
May 05, 2017

The Ulster County Board of Elections will host a Campaign Finance Seminar on Friday, May 5th, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM at the Ulster County Office Building.  The Ulster County Board of Elections urges all Elected Officials, Candidates, Committee Chairs and their respective Treasurers to attend.

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Public Hearings Scheduled for April 20th & May 4th
May 04, 2017

The Ulster Town Board has scheduled two Public Hearings for Thursday, April 20th:

  • 7:25 PM - Extension of the Cat Control Law
  • 7:30 PM - Extension of the Term of the Supervisor



 The Board has also scheduled a Public Hearing for Thursday, May 4th:

  • 7:15 PM - 2017 Consolidated Funding Application(CFA) for the Office of Community Renewal
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Town Board Workshop Meeting
May 04, 2017

The Town Board Workshop Meeting on Thursday, May 4th will begin at 7:15 PM.

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Pay Water Bills ONLINE
May 03, 2017

Now you can pay Town of Ulster Water Bills online, a convenience fee is charged.

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Spring Street Sweeping Begins Monday, April 3rd - UPDATED 4/6/17
April 28, 2017
Highway Superintendent Frank Petramale has announced that Spring Street Sweeping will begin on Monday, April 3rd.  Please keep parked vehicles off the roadways from 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM until May 1st to allow a thorough sweep.  Remember, do not sweep or rake debris to the road edge as this hinders the sweeping operation. With your cooperation, and weather permitting, the job should be completed in four weeks.
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2016 Annual Water Quality Reports
April 27, 2017

All 2016 Annual Water Quality Reports are now available online.

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Ulster Hose Fire Department hosts Pancake Breakfast
April 23, 2017

Ulster Hose #5 Fire Department is hosting a Pancake Breakfast at the Firehouse on Ulster Avenue on Sunday, April 23rd, 8:00 AM - 12:00 noon.  Come visit their newly renovated firehouse and have breakfast with the Ulster Hose members.  There is NO Charge for breakfast, but donations will be accepted.

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Town Offices will be CLOSED on Good Friday
April 14, 2017

Town Offices will be CLOSED on Good Friday, April 14th.

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April Planning Board Meeting Cancelled
April 11, 2017

The Planning Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, April 11th has been cancelled.

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2017 Kingston Little League Sign Up
April 10, 2017
Sign Up for the 2017 Kingston Little League Season is happening now through April 10th
 
For information and registration go to: Kingston Little League
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Brigham Lane Water Project
April 06, 2017

The Brigham Lane Project, an extention of the Ulster Water District, has been completed and is ready for property owners to tie into the system.  All water mains, fire hydrants and services up to the curb stop have been installed and all testing has been completed.

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Town Board to Conduct 2 Public Hearings
April 06, 2017

The Town of Ulster Town Board will conduct two Public Hearings on April 6th.

 

  • 7:15 PM, Proposed Local Law changing the term of the Office of Town Supervisor from 2 years to 4 years
  • 7:25 PM, Proposed Local Law on Cat Control Law 

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Town Court is CANCELLED for 3/14/17
March 28, 2017

Due to the approaching Snow Storm Town Court is CANCELLED for tomorrow, 3/14/17.  Court has been RESCHEDULED for Tuesday, March 28th.  Those who were scheduled to appear on Tuesday, March 14th may either appear on March 28th or call the Court for a new date at: (845) 382-1737.

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Planning Board Meeting Rescheduled
March 21, 2017

The Planning Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March 14th has been RESCHEDULED for Tuesday, March 21st at 7:00PM due to the approaching storm.

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Approaching STORM Causes Transfer Station Schedule Change
March 16, 2017
Due to the Winter Storm forecast for this week, the Transfer Station WILL NOT be open on Tuesday, March 14th.  Instead, the Transfer Station WILL be open on Thursday, March 16th.  This will allow ALL our Highway personnel to be available for Snow Plowing.
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Major SNOWSTORM Forecast to Arrive Tuesday Morning
March 15, 2017

A Major Snowstorm is forecast to hit our area tomorrow morning, snow accumulations could be as much as TWO FEET by Wednesday morning.  The Town of Ulster Highway Department would ask everyone to please prepare for this storm before it hits, this is a serious storm and should not be taken lightly.  Please review the following:

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All Town Offices will be CLOSED Wednesday
March 15, 2017

Due to today's storm ALL Town of Ulster Offices will be CLOSED Wednesday, 3/15/17, to allow the crews to clean up roads, parking areas and sidewalks. 

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Town Offices CLOSED for President's Day
February 20, 2017

Town Offices will be CLOSED on Monday, February 20th for President's Day.

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Town Board sets Public Hearing
February 16, 2017

The Town Board will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday, February 16th at 7:15 PM at the Town of Ulster Town Hall.  The Public Hearing is for a Special Use Permit for Shawn VanSteenburg of 25 Doris Lane, Lake Katrine regarding parcel number 39.7-3-20.200.

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Assessor's Office CLOSED Today
February 09, 2017

The Town of Ulster Assessor's Office is CLOSED for today, Thursday, February 9th.  The Office will be open Friday morning at 8:00 AM.

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Christmas Tree Recycling Program
January 29, 2017

Highway Superintendent Frank Petramale has announced that the Town of Ulster Highway Department will start the Christmas Tree Recycling Program on Tuesday, January 3rd

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Town Offices to Close for Martin Luther King Day
January 16, 2017

Town of Ulster Offices will be CLOSED on Monday, January 16th, for Martin Luther King Day.

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Planning Board Meeting Cancelled
January 10, 2017

The Planning Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, January 10, 2017 has been CANCELLED.

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Town Offices to CLOSE for the Holidays
December 14, 2016

All Town of Ulster Offices will be CLOSED for the Holidays on:

 

  • Monday, December 26, 2016 and
  • Monday, January  2, 2017


WISHING EVERYONE A HAPPY AND HEALTHY HOLIDAY SEASON!!!

 

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Fire Districts Announce Annual Elections
December 13, 2016

Several local Fire Districts have announced Annual Elections of Fire District Officers to be held on:

Tuesday, December 13th, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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2016 Fall Leaf Collection Schedule Available
December 12, 2016

Town of Ulster Highway Superintendent Frank Petramale has announced the 2016 Fall Leaf Collection Schedule.

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Public Hearing Schueduled for December 1st
December 01, 2016

The Town of Ulster Town Board has scheduled a Public Hearing for Thursday, December 1st at 7:15 PM at the Town of Ulster Town Hall.  The Public Hearing is for a Special Use Permit for Thomas Hricisak, 17-19 Powell Lane.

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Town of Ulster Annual Christmas Tree Lighting
November 27, 2016

The 2016 Town of Ulster Annual Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony will be Sunday, November 27th at 6:00 PM at the Ulster Town Hall.  Bring your camera for a photo opportunity with Santa Claus!  There will also be a treat for each child that visits with Santa.

  Light refreshments will be served

ALL ARE WELCOME!!

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Town of Ulster Offices to Close for Thanksgiving
November 25, 2016

All Town of Ulster Offices will be CLOSED on Thursday and Friday, November 24th and 25th, to observe Thanksgiving. We would like to wish all our residents a very Happy Thanksgiving!!

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Public Hearing Scheduled
November 17, 2016

The Town of Ulster Town Board will conduct a Public Hearing for the issuance of a Special Use Permit for Romeo Kia, 1905 Ulster Avenue.  The Public Hearing will be held on Thursday, November 17th at 7:10 PM at the Town of Ulster Town Hall.

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Phone Lines at Town Hall Out - UPDATE
November 14, 2016

***Phone lines at the Town of Ulster Town Hall ARE once again working, Monday, 2:35PM, 11/14/16***

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Town Offices to CLOSE for Veterans Day
November 11, 2016

All Town of Ulster offices will be CLOSED on Friday, November 11th, for Veterans Day.

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Transfer Station Schedule Change in November
November 10, 2016

The Transfer Station hours of operation will be changed the week of Election Day.

 

  • CLOSED: Tuesday, ELECTION DAY, November 8th  
  • OPEN:  Wednesday, November 9th

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Town of Ulster Offices to be CLOSED on Election Day
November 08, 2016

All Town of Ulster Offices will be CLOSED on Tuesday, Election Day, November 8th.

 

PLEASE REMEMBER to VOTE on ELECTION DAY!!

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Sawkill Road to CLOSE Immediately North of Sawkill-Ruby Road Intersection
November 07, 2016

Sawkill Road will be CLOSED just north of the Sawkill-Ruby Road Intersection starting October 31, 2016 in order to regrade and reconfigure the approaches to the bridge over the Sawkill Creek.  Traffic may use Hallihans Hill Road between Sawkill-Ruby Road and Sawkill Road to detour around the area.

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Two Public Hearing Scheduled for November 3rd, update
November 03, 2016

The Town of Ulster Town Board has scheduled two Public Hearings for Thursday, November 3rd. 


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Halloween Curfew Announced
October 31, 2016

The Town of Ulster will be enforcing a Halloween curfew on Monday, October 31st.  The curfew will be in effect from 8:00 PM Monday until 6:00 AM the following morning for all persons 16 years of age and under, unless accompanied by a parent or adult guardian.

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2017 Tentative Budget Available Online
October 30, 2016

The Town of Ulster 2017 Tentative Budget is now available online.

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Boices Lane to CLOSE at Railroad Tracks
October 28, 2016

Please be advised:  CSX will be working on the railroad crossing at Boices Lane starting Monday, October 24th.  This work will require the CLOSING of the crossing, requiring all traffic to be rerouted.  Work will take three to five days.

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Ulster Fire District #1 Public Hearing on the 2017 Budget
October 18, 2016

Ulster Fire District #1 will present the 2017 Budget on Tuesday, October 18th at 7:00 PM.  This Public Hearing will be held at the Spring Lake Fire Station, 123 Maxwell Lane (Lucas Avenue), Kingston.

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Ulster #5 Fire District Announces Public Hearing
October 18, 2016

The 2017 Ulster #5 Fire District Budget will be the subject of a Public Hearing scheduled for Tuesday, October 18th at 7:00 PM.  The Public Hearing will be held at 830 Ulster Avenue, Kingston.  A copy of the proposed budget is available at the Ulster Town Clerk's Office and also with the District Secretary at the Ulster #5 Fire District, 830 Ulster Avenue during office hours.

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Bloomington Fire District Budget Public Hearing
October 18, 2016

The Bloomington Fire District will hold a Public Hearing on the 2017 Proposed Buget on Tuesday, October 18th at 7:00 PM.  The Public Hearing will be held at the Bloomington Firehouse on 14 Taylor Street in Bloomington.

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Pilgrim Transportation of New York Proposes Pipeline
October 16, 2016

Pilgrim Transportation of New York, Inc. has proposed the construction of two new, buried, parallel pipelines from Albany to Linden, New Jersey.  One of the mainline pipelines would carry crude oil southbound, and the second mainline would carry refined petroleum products northbound.

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Town of Ulster Biddy Basketball Registration
October 13, 2016

Town of Ulster Biddy Basketball Registration is Friday Evenings, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM.  For more information CLICK HERE.

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Police Commission Meeting Cancelled
October 06, 2016

The Police Coommission Meeting scheduled for Thursday, October 6th has been cancelled.

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Road Resurfacing on Pearl, Lynette and Robin
October 03, 2016

The Town of Ulster Highway Department will be starting a road resurfacing project on Pearl Street, Lynette Boulevard and Robin Lane in the Town of Ulster.  The work is tentatively set to begin on Thursday, September 15th, weather permitting. 

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Ulster Hose No. 5 Sets Meeting
September 21, 2016

Ulster Hose No. 5 Fire District 

September 2016 Board of Fire Commissioners Meeting

Wednesday, September 21st at 7:00 PM

The meeting will be held in the Pavilion at 830 Ulster Avenue, Kingston, New York 

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Retired FDNY Fireboat to Visit Kingston Waterfront
September 12, 2016

Spring Lake Fire Department will sponsor the retired FDNY Fireboat, John J. Harvey, to visit the Kingston Waterfront September 9th - September 12th.  The fireboat will be docked at the Hudson River Maritime Museum. 

 

During the visit the John J. Harvey will take part in the Town of Ulster 9/11 Memorial Service and wreath laying at Post Park on Sunday, September 11th at 10:00 AM.  The John J. Harvey will also be the site of a reading of the roll of all uniformed heroes who gave their lives on 9/11/2001 in New York City during a ceremony starting at 3:30 PM at the dock of the Maritime Museum.  Both events are open to the public.

 

The rest of the weekend the John J. Harvey will be open to deck tours, water shows and excursions.

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New OFFICE Hours for the Water & Sewer Department
September 08, 2016

The OFFICE hours for the Water and Sewer Department have been expanded. The hours are now:

 

Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Tuesday & Thursday, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM 

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Sawkill Bridge to CLOSE for Replacement
September 01, 2016

The Sawkill Road bridge, which spans the Sawkill Creek near Heritage Energy, will be CLOSED for about 4 months, starting Monday, June 27, 2016.  The bridge is being replaced.

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August Planning Board Meeting Date Change
August 16, 2016

The August Planning Board Meeting originally scheduled for August 9th has been CHANGED to Tuesday, August 16th.  Call the Planning Board Secretary, Mary Secreto, at (845) 340-3885 with questions or concerns.

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Rider Park is NOW OPEN
August 15, 2016

8/15/16, 1:47 PM: Rider Park is now OPEN

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Town of Ulster Camp Canceled for Today
August 10, 2016

Town of Ulster SUMMER CAMP is CANCELED for today, Wednesday, August 10th due to the weather.

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Town of Ulster Senior Picnic Scheduled
July 21, 2016

Town of Ulster Senior Picnic

Robert Post Park 

Thursday, July 21st

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

 

Tickets are available at the Town of Ulster Town Clerk's Office until July 18th

Cost: FREE to Town of Ulster Senior Residents, with proof of residency.  All others: $11.00

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Public Hearing Scheduled for Thursday, July 21st
July 21, 2016

The Town of Ulster has scheduled a Public Hearing on "Solar Energy Systems and Equipment" for 7:15 PM on Thursday, July 21, 2016 at the Town of Ulster Town Hall.

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Town Board Workshop Meeting Canceled
July 07, 2016

CANCELED 

 

Town Board Workshop Meeting scheduled for July 7, 2016

 

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ZBA Meeting Cancelled
July 06, 2016

The Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting scheduled for July 6, 2016 has been CANCELLED.

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Town of Ulster Offices will be CLOSED for July 4th
July 04, 2016

WISHING YOU A HAPPY AND SAFE 4TH OF JULY!!! 

 

ALL Town of Ulster Offices will be CLOSED on Monday

to observe the 4th of July holiday 

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Town of Ulster TENTATIVE Assessment Roll Online
June 30, 2016

The Town of Ulster TENTATIVE Assessment Roll is now available on the Ulster County website.

CLICK HERE

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Sawkill Road to be CLOSED
June 18, 2016

The New York Thruway Authority has announced the CLOSING of the Sawkill Road Bridge over the NYS Thruway near Cherry Hill for repairs.  The Bridge will be CLOSED April 4, 2016 - November 30, 2016.

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Town of Ulster Seeks Bids for Water Extension Project
June 15, 2016

The Town of Ulster is seeking sealed bids for Contract No. TU-161, Brigham Lane Water Extension for the Town of Ulster for the Ulster Water District.

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Town Hall Phones Lines NOT Working
June 15, 2016

As of this morning, Wednesday, June 15th, the telephones that are upstairs at the Town of Ulster Town Hall are NOT working.  We hope to have them operational very soon.

 This DOES NOT include the Police telephone lines.

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2016 Summer Camp Information & Forms
June 01, 2016

2016 Summer Camp Information and Forms are now available online.

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Grievance Day
May 24, 2016

Grievance Day will be held on Tuesday, May 24th.  The Board of Assessment Review will meet at the Town of Ulster Highway Complex at the following times:

 

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

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DEC Prohibits Brush Burning until May 14th
May 16, 2016

The Department of Environmental Conservation(DEC) reminds New Yorkers that with warming temperatures and dry conditions, residential brush burning in towns with less than 20,000 residents is prohibited from March 16 through May 14.

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O & W Rail Trail Coalition of Municipalities Committee
May 09, 2016

The Town of Ulster is seeking candidates to represent the Town of Ulster on the O & W Rail Trail Coalition of Municipalities Committee.

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Spring Clean Up and Street Sweeping
April 16, 2016
Town of Ulster Highway Superintendent, Frank Petramale, announces the beginning of the Town Spring Clean Up and Street Sweeping.
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Town of Ulster Highway Seeks Bids
April 07, 2016

Town of Ulster Highway Department is seeking bids for:

 

  • Full Depth Recycling & Stabilization Services
  • Cold Planing Road Services

 

 

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Ulster Town Court is seeking a Part Time Clerk
April 01, 2016

The Town of Ulster Town Court is currently looking for a part time clerk More information is available here.

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Property Tax Exemption Application Deadline is Tuesday, March 1st
March 01, 2016

 

The Town of Ulster Assessor's Office would like to remind Town Residents that all new property tax exemption applications and renewal applications must be filed in the Assessor's by March 1st.  The Assessor's Office is open Monday to Friday, 8:00-4:00 to accept applications and answer any questions you might have. You may also call the Assessor's Office at (845) 331-1317.

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Ulster Town Board Schedules Public Hearting
February 04, 2016

The Ulster Town Board has scheduled a Public Hearing for Thursday, February 4th at 7:25 PM at the Town of Ulster Town Hall.  The Public Hearing concerns a request for a Special Permit for timber harvest on parcel #39.1-4-21,  29.6 acres of vacant land in the Ruby Woods area owned by Tim and Sherry Ralph.

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Town of Ulster to Honor Chief Cruise
February 04, 2016

Town of Ulster Presents Retirement Award to Chief Cruise

Thursday, February 4th

7:00 PM

Town of Ulster Town Hall

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Town Schedules a SPECIAL Town Board Meeting
January 28, 2016

The Town of Ulster Town Board has scheduled a SPECIAL Town Board Meeting for 2:00 PM on Thursday, January 28th.  The purpose of the meeting is a motion to hire a Part-Time employee for the Town of Ulster Justice Court and for any other matters that come before the Town Board.

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Town Hall to OPEN at 10:00 Today
January 19, 2016
Due to a Water Main break, Town Hall will OPEN at 10:00 AM today, January 19th.
Transfer Station Change to SINGLE Stream Recycling
January 15, 2016

Starting in 2016 you will no longer need to separate your recyclable items at the Transfer Station.  The reason, the Transfer Station will be changing to a Single Stream Recycling Program.  This DOES NOT effect household trash which will still go into the same dumpsters as before.

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Ulster Hose No. 5 Fire District Organizational Meeting Scheduled
January 13, 2016

Ulster Hose No. 5 Fire District has scheduled the 2016 Organizational Meeting for:

Wednesday

 January 13, 2016

7:00 PM

At the Ulster Hose No. 5 Fire District Station

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Town of Ulster Schedules 2016 Organizational Meeting
January 07, 2016

The Town of Ulster has scheduled the 2016 Organizational Meeting for:

Thursday, January 7th

 at 7:00 PM

Town of Ulster Town Hall

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Ulster Fire District #1 Schedules Organizational Meeting
January 05, 2016

Ulster Fire District #1 has scheduled an organizational meeting for:

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

7:00 PM

Spring Lake Fire Department

Lucas Avenue, Kingston

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Town Clerk's Office to CLOSE at Noon
January 01, 2016

The Town of Ulster Town Clerk's office will CLOSE at 12:00 noon on Thursday, December 31st.  The Office will reopen on Monday, January 4, 2016.

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Town of Ulster Offices CLOSED New Year's Day
January 01, 2016

All Town of Ulster Offices will be CLOSED on Friday, January 1st, New Year's Day.

Wishing everyone a Happy and Healthy New Year!!

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2016 Transfer Station Permits Now Available
December 31, 2015

Town of Ulster Transfer Station 2016 Permits are now available for purchase from the Town Clerk's Office or at the Transfer Station.

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Town Hall Will CLOSE at Noon
December 27, 2015

Town of Ulster Town Hall will CLOSE at 12:00 noon on Christmas Eve Day, Thursday, December 24th and will reopen on Monday, December 28th.

Happy Holidays! 

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Town of Ulster Solicits Bids
December 17, 2015

The Town of Ulster is soliciting bids for the purchase of two (2) 2016 Chevrolet Equinox. Bids will be received at the Town of Ulster Town Clerk's Office until Thursday, December 17, 2016 at 2:00 PM where they will be opened.  Call Supervisor James Quigley with any questions, (845) 382-2765.

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Ulster Fire District #5 Election Notice
December 08, 2015

Annual Election for the Town of Ulster Fire District #5

When: Tuesday, December 8, 2015

 Where: Ulster District #5 Firehouse

830 Ulster Avenue

Kingston, New York

Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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Ulster Fire District #1 Election Notice
December 08, 2015

ANNUAL ELECTION OF THE ULSTER FIRE DISTRICT #1

 

When: Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Where: Spring Lake Fire House

123 Maxwell Lane

Kingston, New York

Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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Ulster Highway Department Seeks Bids
December 08, 2015

The Town of Ulster Highway Department is seeking bids for:

 

  • 98" Utility Body Installed

 

Bids will be opened on Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at 10:00 AM at the Town of Ulster Town Clerk's Office.  Late bids will NOT be accepted.

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Town of Ulster Kiwanis to Host Annual Senior Citizen Holiday Dinner
December 05, 2015

Annual Senior Citizen Holiday Dinner

 

Saturday, December 5th

Two Sittings: 11:30 AM & 1:00 PM

John A. Coleman High School on Hurley Avenue

 

Admission is FREE and ALL Seniors are Welcome!  For Reservations Please Call:

 

 Mary Strasser at (845) 336-5959

 or

 Peggy Kelly at (845) 331-5949

 

Bus Transportation is available, reserve your spot!

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Town of Ulster to Hold 3 Public Hearings
December 03, 2015

The Town of Ulster Town Board has scheduled 3 Public Hearings on Thursday, December 3, 2015 at the Ulster Town Hall, 1 Town Hall Drive, Lake Katrine, New York.

 

7:10     Special Use Approval at 12 Leggs Mills Road

7:15     Immediate Removal of Structure at 697 Old Flatbust Road

7:20     Discussion & Public Input on Dissolving of East Kingston Fire Protection District 

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2015 Fall Leaf Collection Schedule
December 01, 2015

The Town of Ulster Highway Department will be collecting leaves again this year.  For information and a complete schedule of collection dates click HERE.

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Fire Protection Services Audit
November 30, 2015

The Town of Ulster Fire Protection Services Audit covering the years 1/1/2013 - 3/31/2015 is now available.

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Transfer Station Schedule Change due to Election Day
November 04, 2015

Please Note the following schedule change for the Transfer Station:

 

  •  CLOSED Election Day, Tuesday, November 3rd
  •  OPEN Wednesday, November 4th

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Election Day 2015
November 03, 2015

Remember to VOTE on ELECTION DAY, Tuesday, November 3rd!!

 

For answers to all your ELECTION DAY questions, including Election Day results, go to

 Ulster County Board of Election

 

 Please Note: All Town Offices will be CLOSED on Election Day

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Special Town Board Meeting & Public Hearing
October 26, 2015

Ulster Town Board & Rosendale Town Board Schedules

Special Town Board Meeting & Public Hearing

Monday, October 26, 2015

7:00 PM

Bloomington Fire Station

14 Taylor Street Bloomington, NY

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Town of Ulster Biddy Basketball Sign Ups
October 20, 2015

Town of Ulster Biddy Basketball registration is being held Friday evenings, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, at the Ulster Town Hall.  Click Here, for more information.

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Ulster Fire Districts #1 and #5 2016 Budgets
October 20, 2015

The following Fire Districts are scheduled to hold Public Hearings October 20th at 7:00 PM on proposed Budget:

 

*Ulster Fire District #1

Spring Lake Fire House

123 Maxwell Lane

Kingston, New York 12401

 

*Ulster Fire District #5

Ulster #5 Fire District Firehouse

830 Ulster Avenue

Kingston, New York

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Water Districts to Flush Fire Hydrants
October 15, 2015

The Town of Ulster Water Districts will be flushing fire hydrants within the Water Districts starting Monday, October 5th.  During this time you may experience some discoloration and turbidity in your water for a short time.  QUESTIONS???  Contact the Water Department at (845) 382-1833 OR (845) 382-2434.

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SPECIAL Town Board Meeting Scheduled
October 05, 2015

NOTICE OF SPECIAL TOWN BOARD MEETING

 

Monday, October 5th

7:00 PM

Ulster Town Hall

1 Town Hall Drive

 

The 2016 Budget will be presented at this meeting.

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Town Hall Experiencing Telephone Problems
October 02, 2015

For the past week telephone calls to the Town Hall have been getting  disconnected for no apparent reason.  Verizon is currently working on the problem and we hope it will soon be resolved.  In the meantime, if you are trying to call Town Hall and get disconnected, please call back.  Thank you for your patience while we are experiencing problems!!

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Town Board Workshop Meeting to be Rescheduled
October 01, 2015

The Town Board Workshop Meeting scheduled for Thursday, October 1st has been CANCELED and will be rescheduled.

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Public Hearing Scheduled for Animal Husbandry Law
September 17, 2015

The Ulster Town Board has scheduled a Public Hearing on the Animal Husbandry Law for Thursday, September 17th at 7:10 PM.

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East Kingston & Friends Reunion Party Scheduled
September 13, 2015

East Kingston & Friends Reunion Party

September 13, 2015

1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

 

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Part of Sawkill Road will be CLOSED
September 01, 2015

Sawkill Road will be CLOSED from Jockey Hill to Melissa Road in the Town of Kingston starting Monday, August 24th, for about a week.

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Public Hearing to be held Thursday, August 20th
August 20, 2015

The Town Board will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday, August 20th at 7:10 PM for a proposed local law to Adopt a New Chapter 22 of the Town Code, Ethics of the Town of Ulster.

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RABIES CLINIC
August 08, 2015

RABIES CLINIC

 

When: Saturday, August 8th

Where: Town of Ulster Town Hall

Cats and Dogs, $12.00 Cash ONLY

Dr. Barbara McMullen

 

For more information contact Sue Trinka, (845) 246-1312

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Public Hearing August 6th at 7:15
August 06, 2015

The Town of Ulster Town Board will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 7:15 PM at the Ulster Town Hall.  The Public Hearing will discuss the application of Dean Dachenhausen to place a mobile home outside a trailer park at 38 Dachenhausen Lane.

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Fishing and Hunting Licenses are Now Available
July 31, 2015

The Town of Ulster Town Clerk's office is once again able to issue Hunting and Fishing licenses.  

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Public Hearing to be held on Friday, July 31
July 31, 2015

The Town of Ulster Town Board will hold a Public Hearing on Friday, July 31, 2015 at 10:00 AM.  The purpose of the Public Hearing is to discuss a Consolidated Funding Application in the amount of approximately $500,000 to be used for the construction of a new Town Road between Leggs Mill Road and Katrine Lane.

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Town of Ulster Senior Picnic
July 23, 2015

Town of Ulster SENIOR PICNIC

Thursday, July 23rd

Robert E. Post Park

  

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Transfer Holiday Schedule
July 05, 2015

The Transfer Station will be OPEN Thursday, July 2nd and CLOSED on Saturday, July 4th due to the Holiday. The normal schedule will resume the following week.

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Town Offices CLOSED for the 4th of July Holiday
July 04, 2015

July 4

 

All Town Offices will be CLOSED on Friday, July 3rd for the Fourth of July Holiday.  Wishing everyone a Happy and Safe Holiday Weekend!!

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July Workshop Meeting Cancelled
July 02, 2015

The July Town Board Workshop Meeting scheduled for July 2, 2015 has been CANCELLED.

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Ulster County to Replace the Old Kings Highway Bridge Over the Plattekill
June 30, 2015

The Ulster County Department of Highways and Bridges is scheduled to begin replacement of the Old Kings Highway Bridge over the Plattekill Creek by the Ulster/Saugerties line.  The bridge will be CLOSED to all  traffic starting Tuesday, June 23, 2015.

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Summer Camp Information
June 20, 2015

Now is the time to sign up for Summer Camp!  The Town of Ulster Town Clerk's office is now accepting applications. Click Here, for more information.

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Spring Street Sweeping Begins
April 21, 2015

Town of Ulster Highway Superintendent Frank Petramale has announced that the annual Street Sweeping Program has begun.  Please keep parked vehicles off the road side to allow a thorough sweep of each road and DO NOT sweep or rake debris to the road edge, this hinders the sweeping operation.  With your cooperation, and the cooperation of mother nature, every street in the Town should be swept in approximately four weeks.

 

For more information or for questions contact the Ulster Highway Department at (845) 338-0193

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Docks Return to Rider Park
April 14, 2015

Highway Superintendent Frank Petramale has announced that the docks are back in the water at Rider Park, ready for the boating season.

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April Rabies Clinic Scheduled for Saturday
April 11, 2015

April Rabies Clinic for Dogs & Cats

When: Saturday, April 11th

Time: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Cost: $12.00 cash

Where: Ulster Town Hall

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Public Hearing, 4/2/15, Regarding Seven Green Apartment Complex
April 02, 2015

There will be a Public Hearing on Thursday, April 2nd, at 7:20 PM regarding a site plan amendment and special use permit approval for Seven Green Apartment Complex.

Please Note: The Public Hearing scheduled for 7:15 PM on April 2nd concerning the

2015 CFA Program  has been postponed until April 16, 2015.

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Snow Is Melting - Report Clogged Catch Basins
March 31, 2015

Highway Superintendent Frank Petramale would like to remind Residents that with the warmer weather comes snow melt and run off which can result in clogged catch basins.  Please keep catch basins near your home clear of debris that could cause local flooding.  Report problem catch basins to the Highway Department at (845) 338-0193 or email the Highway Superintendent at: fpetramale@townofulster.org.

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Town Board to Hold Special Meeting
March 12, 2015

The Ulster Town Board will hold a Special Meeting on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 7:00 PM at the Ulster Town Hall.  The purpose of the meeting is to discuss safety and coverage concerns regarding the East Kingston Fire Protection District.

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Ulster Water Department and Whittier Sewer Seek Bids
March 03, 2015

The Town of Ulster Water Department and the Whittier Sewer District are seeking bids for chemicals, salt and chlorine gas.  Bids should be received by 3:29 PM on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at the Town Clerk's Office to be considered.

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UPDATE: State of Emergency extended until Monday, February 23, 2015
February 25, 2015

The Town of Ulster has declared a State of Emergency effective through Monday, February 23, 2015.  This State of Emergency has been declared due to a current significant water leak in the City of Kingston's water transmission line between their Zena treatment plant and the Binnewater Reservoir in the Town of Ulster.

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Town of Ulster Declares a State of Emergency
February 19, 2015

The Town of Ulster has declared a State of Emergency effective at 1:00 PM on February 17, 2015.  This State of Emergency has been declared due to a current significant water leak in the City of Kingston's water transmission line between their Zena treatment plant and the Binnewater Reservoir in the Town of Ulster.

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Brigham Lane Water Extension Project
February 12, 2015

The Town of Ulster is requesting proposals for Administrative Services, Engineering Services and Legal Services for a New York State Homes and Community Renewal funded Small Cities CDBG project #1159PW62-14, the Brigham Lane Water Extension Project.  Responses to this request will be accepted until 3:30 PM, February 11, 2015 at the Town of Ulster Town Clerk's Office, 1 Town Hall Drive, Lake Katrine, New York.

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Ulster Fire District #5 Meetings
February 04, 2015

The Board of Fire Commissioners of the Ulster #5 Fire District conduct their monthly meetings on the first Wednesday after the second Monday of each month.  Meetings start at 7:00 PM and are held at the Ulster #5 Fire House, 830 Ulster Avenue.

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Ulster Town Clerk Announces Hours for Tax Collection
January 31, 2015

The Town of Ulster Town Clerk will be open for the collection of the 2015 taxes until June 1, 2015 at the Ulster Town Hall. Taxes paid on or before January 31, 2015 may be paid without charge or interest. Collection hours are as follows:

 

  • Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, except holidays
  • Saturday, 9:00 AM - noon on January 10,17,24 and 31st

 

Tax payments may also be mailed to :

Town of Ulster

Department 117207

PO Box 5270

Binghamton, New York 13902-5270

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Town of Ulster Christmas Tree Recycling Program
January 30, 2015

The Town of Ulster Highway Department will start the Christmas Tree Recycling Program on Monday, January 5th and will continue until Friday, January 30th.  Trees should be placed at the curb, not in the roadway, free of all decorations, bags and stands.  Trees will be recycled and used for future Highway projects.

 

Christmas Trees may also be brought to the Town Transfer Station for recycling.  NO Permit is required for Christmas trees.

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Town Court Canceled for Tuesday, January 27th
January 28, 2015

The Town of Ulster has CANCELED Court scheduled for Tuesday, January 27th due to the impending the weather.  You must call the Court, 382-1737, to schedule a new Court date.  Call today, Monday, or after Tuesday.

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Special Election: Town of Ulster Fire District #5
January 27, 2015

The Town of Ulster Fire District #5 will have a Special Election on Tuesday, January 27th for the adoption or rejection of an addition to the existing firehouse.  The polls will be open from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the Ulster Fire District #5 Firehouse, located at 830 Ulster Avenue, Kingston, New York.  All duly registered residents of the Town of Ulster Fire District #5 are eligible to vote.

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Winter Storm - January 26th - 27th
January 27, 2015

Storm Related Information:

The Ulster Police will be out in force with 4WD and AWD SUV vehicles.  If there is an emergency or you need assistance, please don't hesitate to call the Ulster Town  Police at:  (845) 382-1111. 

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Town of Ulster Offices to OPEN at 10:00
January 27, 2015

Tuesday, January 27th: Town of Ulster offices will open at 10:00 this morning due to the weather and travel conditions.

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Town of Ulster Senior BINGO Canceled
January 26, 2015

The Town of Ulster Senior BINGO is canceled for today, January 26th.

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Highway Department Solicits Bids for Utiltiy Bodies & Installment
January 20, 2015

The Town of Ulster Highway Department is soliciting bids to purchase two (2) 9 foot Utility Bodies and to have them installed.  Bids are due before 11:00 AM, Tuesday, January 20, 2015.  Bids will be opened at 11:00 AM at the Town of Ulster Town Clerk's Office.  Late bids will NOT be accepted. 

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Special Town Board Meeting
January 13, 2015

There will be a Special Town Board Meeting on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 12:00 PM for the purpose of:

 

  1. Executive Session to discuss personnel matters
  2. Any other matters that may come before the Town Board

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2015 Organizational Meeting
January 08, 2015

The Town of Ulster 2015 Organizational Meeting will be held on January 8, 2015 at 7:00 PM, followed by the Town Board Workshop Meeting. 

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Town of Ulster CLOSED for New Years Day
January 01, 2015

  Wishing everyone a Happy and Healthy New Year!!!

The Town of Ulster will be CLOSED on New Year's Day

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Wintertime Reminder
December 30, 2014

Please remember, from November 15th to April 1st the Ulster Town Code prohibits:

 

  • Parking of vehicles on ALL streets within the Town of Ulster between 2:00 AM - 6:00 AM
  • Parking is NOT allowed on any road within the Town during a snowstorm

 

Violators of this ordinate shall have their automobiles towed at the owner's expense.

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Ulster Highway Department Auctions Surplus Equipment
December 18, 2014

The Town of Ulster Highway Department is currently auctioning off surplus equipment through an online auction service.  For more information contact:

 

Town of Ulster Highway Department at (845)338-0193

 OR

Visit the online auction service at www.auctionsinternational.com

 

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Ulster Fire District #5 - $3.7 Million Capital Improvement Building Project Meeting
December 17, 2014

Ulster Fire District #5

Public Informational Meeting

Wednesday, December 17th at 7:00 PM

Fire Headquarters located at 830 Ulster Avenue, Kingston

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2014 Fall Leaf Collection Schedule
December 15, 2014

Attention Town of Ulster Residents:  September is upon us, the nights are getting cooler, and the trees will soon be dropping their leaves.  Highway Superintendent, Frank Petramale, has the Fall Leaf Collection Schedule ready for 2014.

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Annual Election of Ulster Fire District #1 Fire Commissioner
December 09, 2014

Ulster Fire District #1

Board of Fire Commissioner Election

December 9, 2014

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Spring Lake Fire House

Lucas Avenue, Kingston

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Annual Election of Ulster Fire District #5 Fire Commissioner
December 09, 2014

Ulster Fire District #5

Board of Fire Commissioner Election

December 9, 2014

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Ulster Fire District #5 Fire House

830 Ulster Avenue, Kingston

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Public Hearing on the Proposed 2015 Fee Schedule
December 04, 2014

The Town of Ulster will conduct a Public Hearing on December 4, 2014 at 7:10 PM on the 2015 Proposed Fee Schedule.  The Public Hearing will be held at the Town of Ulster Town Hall.

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Town of Ulster Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony
November 30, 2014

Town of Ulster Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

Sunday, November 30th

5:00 PM

Town of Ulster Town Hall

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November Town Holidays
November 28, 2014

Please be advised that the Town offices will be CLOSED for the following Town Holidays in November:

  • Election Day - Tuesday, November 4th
  • Veteran's Day - Tuesday, November 11th
  • Thanksgiving and the day after - Thursday & Friday, November 27th & 28th

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Photo Contest for the 2015 Ulster County Directory
November 14, 2014

Ulster County is seeking photographs featuring the diverse landscapes and locations that symbolize Ulster County for the 2015 Ulster County Directory.  Deadline for submission is November 14, 2014.

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Transfer Station Change in Schedule for November
November 11, 2014

Town observed holidays in November will change the days of operation for the Transfer Station.  The Transfer Station will be:

 

  • CLOSED Tuesday, November 4th and instead will be OPEN on Wednesday, November 5th
  • CLOSED Tuesday, November 11th and instead will be OPEN on Wednesday, November 12th

All other days of operation will remain the same.  If you have any questions please contact Frank Petramale, Superintendent of Highways at (845) 338-0193.

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2015 Tentative Budget Now Available
November 06, 2014

The Public Hearing on the 2015 Budget is scheduled for November 6, 2014 at 7:10 PM.  The Tentative Budget is now available for review. 

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Town Schedules Public Hearing
November 06, 2014

The Town Board has scheduled a Public Hearing concerning the proposed local law authorizing the override of the tax levy limit established in the General Municipal Law Section 3-C for the 2015 Town Budget.  The Public Hearing will be held Thursday, November 6th at 7:20 PM at the Town of Ulster Town Hall.

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Highway Department Solicits Bids
November 05, 2014

The Town of Ulster Highway Department is soliciting bids for:

 

  • (1) Single Axle 4x2 Dump/Plow Chassis and
  • (1) Dump Body and Plow Package

Bids are due before Wednesday, 11/5/14 at 11:00 AM at the Town of Ulster Town Clerk's Office.  See attached bid packages for complete information. Please note, 11/5/14 is the corrected date.

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ZBA Meeting in November CANCELED
November 05, 2014

The Zoning Board Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, November 5th, has been canceled.  There were no applications received by the Board.

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Ulster Fire District #5 Budget Meeting
October 21, 2014

There will be a public hearing on the proposed 2015 budget for the Board of Fire Commissioners, Ulster #5 Fire District, on:

 

Tuesday, October 21st

7:00 PM

Fire District #5 Headquarters

830 Ulster Avenue

Kingston, New York

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FREE Household Hazardous Waste & Pharmaceutical Waste Collection Event
October 18, 2014

Ulster County Resource Recovery Agency

FREE Household Hazardous Waste and Pharmaceutical Waste Collection Event

for ULSTER COUNTY HOUSEHOLDS ONLY

When: Saturday, October 18, 2014

Time: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Where: 999 Flatbush Road

By Appointment, call the Recycling Hotline at (845) 336-3336 or

Visit the website www.ucrra.org

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Public Hearings & Information Session Scheduled
October 16, 2014

There will be a Public Hearing & Information Session to discuss the operations and budget of the Town of Ulster Transfer Station for 2015.

Thursday, October 16th

Town of Ulster Town Hall

1 Town Hall Drive, Lake Katrine

at 7:20 PM

 

The same evening, at the Ulster Town Hall, there will be a Public Hearing to review a one year extension for the Eddyville Fire Protection District contract at 7:10 PM.

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Town of Ulster Water Department Flushes Fire Hydrants
October 15, 2014

The Town of Ulster Water Department will be flushing fire hydrants in the water districts this fall:

 

  • October 6th - Ulster, Spring Lake & Sawkill Road/Cherry Hill, starting at 11:00 PM to around 6:00 AM the following morning
  • October 8th - Halcyon Park, starting at 9:30 AM to around 11:00 AM
  • October 9th - East Kingston, starting at 9:30 AM to around 11:00 AM
  • October 15th - Glenerie, starting at 9:30 AM to around 1:30 PM

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Biddy Basketball Registration
October 03, 2014

Town of Ulster Biddy Basketball League Registration will be held at the Ulster Town Hall, 6:00 PM - 8:00PM, on:

  • Sept 12th
  • Sept 19th
  • Sept 26th
  • Oct 3rd

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Town of Ulster to Hold Public Hearings
October 02, 2014

The Town of Ulster will hold four Public Hearings on Thursday, October 2nd at the Town of Ulster Town Hall:

 

  • 7:05     To establish the Ulster Pfeiffer Center for Business Innovation, special use permit
  • 7:10     Darien Lake Kingston, LLC dba Holiday Inn Express & Suites, special use permit and site plan approval
  • 7:15     Adoption of a local law: Testing of Water Meters
  • 7:20     Removal of unsafe structures at 44 Lake Road

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Ulster Town Court will be CLOSED
October 01, 2014

The Ulster Town Court will be CLOSED from Monday, September 29th, to Wednesday, October 1st, for employee training.  The office will resume regular hours on Thursday, October 2, 2014.

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Higway Department Seeks Bids for a Truck Chassis & an Aluminum Van Body
September 18, 2014

The Town of Ulster Highway Department is soliciting bids for:

 

  • 1 Single Axle 4x4 Shop/Truck Chassis
  • 1 18' Aluminum Van Body

Bid packages are available online and at the Town Clerk's Office, 1 Town Hall Drive, Lake Katrine.  Bids are due before 11:00 AM on Thursday, September 18, 2014, at the Town Clerk's Office.  All bids will be opened publicly at 11:00 AM that same day.  The Town of Ulster reserves the right to reject any or all bids.  Non-collusive bidding certificates are to accompany each bid.

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Town of Ulster Kiwanis Club Roast Pork and Chicken BBQ
September 13, 2014

Town of Ulster Kiwanis Club

First Annual Roast Pork and Chicken BBQ Scholarship Picnic

Robert E. Post Park

Saturday, September 13th

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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Town of Ulster Solicites Bids
August 29, 2014

The Town of Ulster is soliciting bids for the Demolition and Removal of debris as an asbestos abatement project.

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Tidal Rondout Creek Watershed Plan Meeting
August 26, 2014

Tidal Rondout Creek Watershed Plan Meeting

Town of Esopus Town Hall

284 Broadway (9W South), Port Ewen

Tuesday, August 26th at 7:00 PM

 

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Public Hearing Scheduled for Thursday, August 21st
August 21, 2014

The Ulster Town Board will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday, August 21st at 7:10 PM to revise the definition of Residential Rental Property from four units to three units in Chapter 105 of the Town Code, Landlord Registry.

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No Summer Camp Today - Wednesday, August 13th
August 13, 2014

There will be NO SUMMER CAMP today, AUGUST 13th, due to the weather

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Ulster County Sets 30-day Period for Public Review of Agricultural District
August 10, 2014

Under Section 303-a of the Agricultural and Markets Law the County Legislature is required to review the Ulster County Agricultural District No. 4 every eight years.  This District currently includes 10,602 acres.  The 30-day review period begins on July 11, 2014 and terminates on August 10, 2014.  The Ulster County Agricultural Farmland Protection Board has been directed to prepare a report as required by Article 25-AA of the Agriculture and Markets Law, and then a Public Hearing will be held on the district, including any proposed modifications.

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Rabies Clinic Scheduled for Saturday, August 9th
August 09, 2014

Town of Ulster and the Ulster Dog Training Club

RABIES CLINIC

Saturday, August 9th

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Ulster Town Hall

1 Town Hall Drive

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Coalition of Lower Esopus Watershed Communities Meeting Scheduled
August 07, 2014

Public Meeting Scheduled 

COALITION OF LOWER ESOPUS WATERSHED COMMUNITIES (CLEC)

Thursday, August 7th at 10:00 AM

Town of Ulster Senior Center

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August Zoning Board Meeting is Cancelled
August 06, 2014

The August Zoning Board Meeting has been cancelled, there are no issues to address this month.

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Pay your Water/Sewer Bill Online Starting in July
July 27, 2014

Starting in July you will be able to pay your Town of Ulster Water/Sewer Bill online for a fee.  Payment online is optional, you will still be able to pay in person or by mail.

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Annual Senior Picnic Scheduled
July 24, 2014

The Annual Senior Picnic has been scheduled for Thursday, July 24th at the Robert E. Post Park.

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"Karaoke at the Park"
July 18, 2014

Karaoke at the Park

Friday, July 18th

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Small Pavilion at Robert E. Post Park

 

Please come and enjoy the music!! FREE to the Public!!

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Public Hearings set for July 17th - UPDATED
July 17, 2014

The Ulster Town Board will conduct two Public Hearings on Thursday, July 17th.

  • 7:10 PM regarding pre-existing and non-conforming signs.\
  • 7:15 PM on the Residence Inn by Marriott proposal

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RABIES CLINIC to be held on Saturday
July 12, 2014

Rabies Clinic

Saturday, July 12th

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

At the Barnyard, on Route 28

 

Dr. Barbara MacMullen will be administering Rabies vaccine at a cost of $10.00 per pet, cash only.  Bring your pet's rabies information, if you have it.

For more information call (845) 246-9337

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"Elvis" Returns to Robert E Post Park
July 11, 2014

"The Return of Elvis At the Park"

Friday, July 11th at 6:00 PM

Town of Ulster Robert E. Post Park

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Music at Post Park Returns
June 27, 2014

Town of Ulster Presents: 

Music at Robert Post Park Summer Series

Under the Large Pavilion

Beginning Friday Evening, June 27th at 6:00 PM

515 Park Road, just off Ulster Landing Road

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Citizen Preparedness Training Program
June 26, 2014

YOU ARE INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE NEW YORK STATE 

Citizen Preparedness Training Program

Thursday, June 26th at 6:30 PM

Saugerties Senior High School Library

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Summer Camp Sign Up
June 20, 2014

Summer Camp Sign Up has started!  For information click HERE!!

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Saugerties Public Forum on Crude Oil Transport: Dangers and Risks
June 17, 2014

Saugerties Public Forum on Crude Oil Transport:

Dangers and Risks

Tuesday, June 17th at 7:00 PM

Saugerties Library Community Meeting Room

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Public Hearings to be Held on June 5th
June 05, 2014

The Ulster Town Board has scheduled two(2) Public Hearings for Thursday, June 5th.

 

  • 7:15 PM - An application by Zelda Briglia to place a mobile home outside a trailer park in an R-10 Zone at 154 Esopus Avenue
  • 7:20 PM - To obtain input from the citizens with regard to the Small Cities Community Development Block Grant Program

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Town to Conduct a Public Hearing
May 15, 2014

The Town of Ulster will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday, May 15th at 7:15 PM, to obtain input from the public with regard to the Small Cities Community Development Block Grant Program.

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Public Scoping Sessions on May 12th
May 12, 2014

There will be Public Scoping Sessions on the proposed modification to the NYSDEC State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit for the Catskill Influent Chamber on Monday, May 12th at 3:00PM and 6:00PM at the Ulster County Community College Student Lounge.  In addition, an hour before each Public Scoping Session there will be an informal question and answer period. 

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2014 Riverkeeper - Orlando Street Sweep
May 10, 2014

The Town of Ulster will be one of more than 70 locations participating in the 2014 Riverkeeper Sweep waterway clean-up event.

 

When: Saturday, May 10th

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Where: Esopus Creek Waterfront parcels on Orlando & Buckley Streets

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2014 Tentative Assessment Roll
May 08, 2014

The Town of Ulster 2014 Tentative Assessment Roll is available for review during business hours at the:

Assessor's Office

584 East Chester Street

Kingston, New York

 

Or online at Ulster County Real Property Tax Services

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2014 Street Sweeping Schedule
April 25, 2014

Frank Petramale, Highway Superintendent, has posted the 2014 Street Sweeping Schedule.  Street sweeping will begin on Monday, March 24th.

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April Board Meeting
April 24, 2014

The April Town Board Meeting will held on Thursday, April 24th at 7:00 PM.  The Town of Ulster Police Commission meeting will be at 4:00 PM  that day.

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Town of Ulster Easter Egg Hunt
April 13, 2014

The Town of Ulster Annual Easter Egg Hunt

 

ER Crosby Elementary School  

Saturday, April 12th at 11:00 AM

Raindate: Sunday, April 13th

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Rabies Clinic Scheduled
April 12, 2014

Rabies Clinic

Saturday, April 12th

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Ulster Town Hall

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Was Your Home Damaged By Storms Irene, Lee or Sandy?
April 11, 2014

The deadline for applications for assistance to repair your home is quickly approaching.  Contact the Ulster County Service Center, (518) 231-7686 to apply.

DEADLINE IS APRIL 11, 2014

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Hudson Valley Mall to Implement Parental Escort Policy
April 02, 2014

The Hudson Valley Mall will be implementing a "Parental Escort Policy" later this year.  Youths age 17 years and younger will be required to be accompanied by an adult or guardian, 21 years or older, on Fridays and Saturdays from 4:00 PM until closing. 

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Ulster County Soil & Water Conservation District Has TREE & SHRUB SALE
March 28, 2014

Ulster County Soil and Water Conservation District is conducting its annual bare-root seedling sale. 

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"Turn Around Don't Drown" Signs Unveiled
March 19, 2014

The Town of Ulster and the National Weather Service in Albany have partnered to install five "Turn Around Don't Drown" signs in various locations on roadways along the Esopus Creek.  The Town of Ulster will be unveiling these signs on Farm to Market Road, off Sawkill Road near the Thruway Bridge.  The public is welcome to attend.

Wednesday, March 19th at 10:00 AM

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Ulster Water Department & Whittier Sewer District are Seeking Bids
March 11, 2014

The Town of Ulster Water Department and the Whittier Sewer District are seeking bids for chemicals, salt and chlorine gas.  Bids should be received by 3:29 PM on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at the Town Clerk's Office to be considered.

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Town Board to Conduct 2 Public Hearings
March 06, 2014

The Ulster Town Board will conduct two Public Hearings on Thursday, March 6th at the Town of Ulster Town Hall.

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Public Hearing Scheduled
February 20, 2014

A Public Hearing is scheduled for Thursday, February 20th, on an application by the Kingston Area Soccer League to establish two (2) regulation "Soccer Fields".

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After the Storm
February 18, 2014

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Thank you to all the Town of Ulster employees who worked to clear our roads during the storm February 13th into the 14th, GREAT JOB!!!! 

After the Storm, February 13th into the 14th

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Storm Predictions for Thursday, 12"-18" of Snow!
February 13, 2014

Ulster Highway Superintendent, Frank Petramale, is asking for your cooperation tomorrow during the predicted snowstorm.

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Weather on Thursday MAY Close Offices
February 13, 2014

Due to the in-climate weather on Thursday, February 13th, some Town Offices may be CLOSED for all or part of the day.  Be sure to call the Supervisor's Office, or the office you need to visit , before heading out.

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Town of Ulster Senior Meeting Cancelled
February 13, 2014

The Town of Ulster Seniors Meeting is CANCELLED for today, Thursday, February 13th due to the weather.

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Zoning Board Meeting Rescheduled
February 11, 2014

The Town of Ulster Zoning Board Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, February 5th, has been rescheduled for Tuesday, February 11th.

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Town Hall is OPEN Today - COURT is CANCELLED
February 05, 2014

The Ulster Town Hall is open today but some offices are CLOSED due to the snow.  The Assessor's Office, the Water & Sewer Office and the Building Department  are currently closed.  ALSO, all afternoon and evening COURT is CANCELLED for today.  Residents are advised to stay off the roads today and allow the plows to clear the roads. If you must visit any of the Town's offices today CALL first to be sure it will be open.

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Christmas Tree Recycling Program
February 01, 2014

The Town of Ulster Highway Department will begin the Christmas Tree recycling program on Thursday, January 2nd, and will continue to pick up trees until February 1st, 2014. 

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Ulster Fire District #5 2014 Meeting Schedule
January 31, 2014

The Ulster Fire District #5 has announced the 2014 meeting schedule of the Board of Fire Commissioners.  Meetings will be monthly at 830 Ulster Avenue at 7:00 PM.

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Highway Department Seeks Bids
January 28, 2014

The Town of Ulster Highway Department is soliciting bids for a (1) DRUM STYLE WOOD CHIPPER.  Bid packages are available online and at the Town Clerk's Office.  Bids are due before 11:00 AM on Tuesday, January 28, 2014, at the Ulster Town Clerk's Office.

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Ulster Police Seek Bids for Two Sedans
January 27, 2014

The Town of Ulster Police Department is seeking bids for two New Mid Size Vehicles.  Bid packages are available on the Town website and in the Town Clerk's Office.  Bids are due before 11:00 AM on Monday, January 27, 2014 in the Ulster Town Clerk's Office.

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Ulster Highway Department Seeks Bids
January 21, 2014

The Town of Ulster Highway Department is seeking bids for:

 

  • Dump Body and Plow Package
  • Single Axle 4x2 Chassis

 

Bids will be opened on January 21st, 2014 at 11:00 AM at the Ulster Town Clerk's office.  Late bids WILL NOT be accepted.

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Public Hearing Scheduled for January 16th
January 16, 2014

The Ulster Town Board has scheduled a Public Hearing on Thursday, January 16th, on the adoption of a local law to charge fees for amendments and renewals of building permits.

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Ulster Hose #5 Organizational Meeting
January 15, 2014

Please take notice that the organizational meeting for the Ulster #5 Fire District of the Town of Ulster, County of Ulster, New York will be held on the 15th day of January, 2014, at 6:30 PM at the Fire House, 830 Ulster Avenue, Kingston, New York.

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Organizational Meeting RESCHEDULED
January 06, 2014

The Town of Ulster Organizational Meeting scheduled for tonight has been RESCHEDULED for MONDAY, January 6th, at 7:00 due to today's snowstorm.

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New Schedule for the TRANSFER STATION
January 04, 2014

The Town of Ulster Transfer Station will be open TWO days a week instead of three starting January 1, 2014.  The new schedule will be:

 

TUESDAY and SATURDAY

 

7:45 AM- 2:45 PM

 

Questions???  Call the Transfer Station at (845) 336-0311

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Public Hearing Scheduled for January 2, 2014
January 02, 2014

The Ulster Town Board has scheduled a Public Hearing for Thursday, January 2nd, at 7:30 PM.

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2014 Organizational Meeting Scheduled
January 02, 2014

The 2014 ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING is scheduled for January 2, 2014 at 7:00 PM.

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Town Offices CLOSED for Holidays
January 01, 2014

Town of Ulster Offices will be CLOSED Christmas Day, December 25th,  and New Year's Day, January 1st.  To all Town of Ulster Residents:

 

 Merry Christmas!!!

 and a

 Safe, Happy and Healthy New Year!!!!!

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Are You a Homeowner Receiving the Basic STAR???
December 31, 2013

All New York homeowners who are CURRENTLY receiving the Basic STAR school tax exemption MUST register with the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance so that they may continue to receive the Basic STAR in 2014 and subsequent years.

For more information: CLICK HERE

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Planning Board Meeting Rescheduled
December 17, 2013

The Town of Ulster Planning Board Meeting scheduled for tonight, December 17th, has been rescheduled for January 14, 2014 at 7:00 PM.

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Snow Storm this Weekend
December 15, 2013

Frank Petramale, Highway Superintendent, would like to remind everyone to drive safely this weekend and allow plenty of travel time. Remember, Town law prohibits parking on any Town road during a storm event.

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Annual Senior Citizen Holiday Dinner Announced
December 07, 2013

The Annual Senior Citizen Holiday Dinner, sponsored by the Kiwanis Clubs of Ulster and the City of Kingston, has been scheduled for Saturday, December 7th.

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Public Hearing on December 5th
December 05, 2013

The Town of Ulster Town Board will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday, December 5th at 7:15 PM on a proposed local law requiring meeting attendance and training for members of the Town of Ulster Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals.

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FEMA National Flood Insurance Program Update Seminar
December 04, 2013

Bill Nechamen of the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Floodplain Management Section will provide an overview of the changes to the National Flood Insurance Program on December 4th, 6:30 - 8:30 PM, at the Kingston City Hall Common Council Chambers, 420 Broadway, Kingston.  The event is specifically for Ulster County floodplain residential and commercial property owners, municipal officials and local floodplain administrators, but other community members are welcome to attend.

 

For more information call: (845) 889-4745, x-115

 

To register for the event visit: http://nfip.eventbrite.com/

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Bid Request for Fleet Maintenance Contract
December 03, 2013

The Town of Ulster Police Department is seeking bids for a one year fleet maintenance contract.  Bids will be accepted until December 3, 2013 until 11:00 AM.

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Transfer Station Schedule for Thanksgiving Week
November 30, 2013

The Ulster Town Transfer Station will be operating on the regular scheduled days during Thanksgiving Week:

 

 7:15AM - 2:45PM on Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

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Town Offices CLOSED for Thanksgiving Holiday
November 29, 2013

All Town of Ulster Offices will be CLOSED Thursday and Friday, November 28th and 29th, to celebrate the Thanksgiving Holiday.

 

Happy Thanksgiving to ALL!!

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Ulster Town Board MEETING and PUBLIC HEARING DATE CHANGE
November 12, 2013

The Ulster Town Board Regular Monthly Meeting and the Public Hearing on the Town Fee Schedule has been moved from Thursday, November 7th to Tuesday, November 12th.  The Monthly Meeting will begin at 7:00 and the Public Hearing will be at 7:30 PM.

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Election Day & Veterans Day Closings
November 12, 2013

All Town Offices and the Transfer Station will be CLOSED on Tuesday, November 5th due to Election Day.  The Offices and Transfer Station will be OPEN on Wednesday, November 6th.