Welcome to the Town of Wawayanda. Our Town is located in Orange County NY, with a population of 7,266 as recorded by the 2010 census. The Town is in the western part of the county, south of Middletown. The Town of Wawayanda was established in 1849 from the Town of Minisink. It had been first settled after the American Revolution. Wawayanda consists of approximately 35.33 square miles (22,610 Acres).
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We hope you find our site helpful. It is our goal to provide timely and useful information to you as well as another medium for you to communicate with your local government. Feel free to browse our site. Thank you and WELCOME!!
Water & Sewer Emergency phone number 845-888-5755
Due to the rise in the number of covid-19 cases in our area, the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony has been canceled.
The In-person meeting has been changed to a virtual online Teleconference. If you would like to attend the meeting, please click on the link below.
Town Board Meeting
Thu, Dec 3, 2020 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM (EST)
Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (786) 535-3211
Access Code: 953-824-933
In late 2018, Dutchess, Orange, and Ulster counties began work on a regional transit study titled Connect Mid-Hudson: a collaborative effort to assess the strengths and weaknesses of the existing regional transit network in the Mid-Hudson Valley, and to identify opportunities to improve regional connections (i.e. improve services between the three counties, and services between the Mid-Hudson region to other regions such as NYC).
We are pleased to report that the study is nearing completion. Accordingly, a virtual public meeting will be held on Thur., Dec. 10, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. to present the study’s key findings and recommendations, addressing the following items:
To participate in this virtual public meeting, please use the Zoom meeting link provided below. The meeting will be recorded for those who are unable to join live, and the video posted on the Connect Mid-Hudson website (likely the next day) for review and comment.
Meeting ID: 845 9871 0813
To participate by phone only, dial (929) 205-6099
The Planning Board has only ONE Meeting during the month of December 2020
DECEMBER 9, 2020 / 7:30 P.M.
ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS
DECEMBER 10TH, 2020 / 7:00 P.M.
Dear Wawayanda Homeowners:
Are you turning 65 before December 31, 2021? Is your gross annual income less than $90,500? Is your home in Wawayanda your primary residence?
If you answered yes to those 3 questions, please come in to the Town of Wawayanda Assessor’s Office before March 1, 2021. You may be eligible for The Enhanced Star Tax Exemption.
Please bring in the following:
PLEASE BRING DOCUMENTS TO:
80 RIDGEBURY HILL RD
SLATE HILL, NY 10973
APPLICATION AND DOCUMENTATION must be received ON or BEFORE MARCH 1, 2021
ATTENTION ROBINN'S MEADOWS RESIDENTS: Water Repairs are being made to the Pump House on Wednesday, December 2, 2020. You may notice a loss of water pressure during this time.
If you have any questions, please call the Town of Wawayanda Water Department 845-355-5700 ext. 5.
Someone is available to answer your questions between 9 AM - 4PM.