Special Meetings


2015 Budget workshop Thursday Oct 23, 8am.

2015 Budget Public Hearing Saturday Nov 1, 10am .


Rabies Clinics
April 21, 2014

Columbia County will provide free rabies clinics throughout the year. For a list of dates and locations please click above and open the attached PDF.


October 30, 2013

Comprehensive Plan
November 18, 2011
The Town of Gallatin Planning Board has completed an update to its town-wide Comprehensive Plan. It is available online at: http://www.planningbetterplaces.com/gallatin



GALLATIN TOWN WIDE FALL CLEAN UP        Saturday November 8, 2014 -8am-1pm


 Dear Gallatin Residents,

The Town of Gallatin will be providing dumpsters at the Gallatin Highway Garage, at the intersection of County Rts 8 & 11 between the hours of 8am – 1pm for the disposal of household items. This service is for Gallatin residents only, proof of residency is required.  You must bring the card that was mailed to you. There is no charge for disposal.


·       No hazardous waste.

·      Limit of 4 tires up to 24” without rims - no tractor tires accepted.

·       No recyclables. No brush. No construction and demolition waste.

·       No household garbage. No commercial waste disposal.

For more information please call the Town Hall at 518-398-7519 or the Highway Garage at 518-851-2508 or email, gallatinclerk@yahoo.com




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Tax Bills

The 2014 Tax Bills for the Town of Gallatin are now available online. To access these bills, please use the following link:


Welcome to the Town of Gallatin, New York. Located in southern Columbia County, NY, just 100 miles north of New York City, we are a rural community of 1,500 residents with 39.6 square miles of uncommon natural beauty. Please browse through our site, if you need any additional information contact the Town Clerk at gallatinclerk@yahoo.com or call (518) 398-7519. 

The Gallatin Town Hall is located at:  667 County Route 7, Gallatin, NY 

The Gallatin Town Hall mailing address is:    PO Box 67

                                                                Ancram, NY 12502

The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation has recently enacted new Open Burning Regulations which ban burning barrels and the burning of large brush piles.

For more information visit: http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/58519.html

Food Stamps: For information about qualifying for food stamps, please call Lynn Kutski at 518-828-9411.

Town Supervisor - John Reilly
Town Clerk & Tax Collector - Lisa DeLeeuw
Assessor - Rene DeLeeuw
Building Inspector & Zoning Enforcement Officer - Drew Weaver
Town Justices - Tia Denenberg
Town Justices - Fred Schultz
Highway Superintendent - Jack Gomm
Dog Control Officer - James Rielly
Town Board - Donald Coons
Town Board - Jeffrey Galm
Town Board - Eric Mortenson

Office Hours

Town Clerk:

 Monday and Friday 9:00am - 2:00pm

Saturday: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Phone: (518) 398-7519

Fax: (518) 398-1565 

E-mail: gallatinclerk@yahoo.com 


Building Inspector & Zoning Enforcement Officer:

Saturday: 9:00am - 11:00am

Tuesday: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Phone: (518) 398-7571

Fax: (518) 398-1565

E-mail: pineplainsbi@yahoo.com



Monday: 8:00am - 11:00am

Phone: (518) 398-1566

Fax: (518) 398-1565

E-mail: gallatinassessor@yahoo.com 


Assessor Clerk: 

Monday & Friday: 9:00am - 2:00pm
Phone: (518) 398-1566

Fax: (518) 398-1565


Court Clerk:

Court is held Wednesday at 4:00pm

Phone: (518) 398-7690

Fax: (518) 398-6161

E-mail: dschultz@nycourts.gov

Department Pages:
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