New Regulations for Short-term Rentals

At its monthly meeting on December 10, the Town Board unanimously adopted a new local law regulating transient rentals in the Town. The law defines transient rentals as the rental or lease of any dwelling to a transient guest for a period of fewer than 30 days (excluding hotels, motels, inns, and B&Bs).

More information here.

A complete copy of this new law is available here.

Winter Storms: A reminder to all in Hillsdale that if you have outages, see wires or poles down during the storm, please report all incidents to 800-572-1131.

Delgado Visit to Hillsdale in Register Star

Rep. Antonio Delgado at Hillsdale Town Hall

RJCL Dine Out Schedule

2020 Tax Bills


Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Where can I find a link to the Tax Assessment Roll?
A: The Assessment Roll can be found here

Q: When is the Hillsdale Transfer Station open?
A: Wednesday 7:30 am-12:00 noon and Saturday 7:30 am-4:00 pm.

Q: Who do I call in the event of a Sewer District emergency?
A: Call Patrick Nolan at 518-567-7012 or Mike Scheller at 518-821-1932.

Q: How do I apply for a building- or zoning-related permit?
A. Contact the Building Department or download.

Q: Why can’t the Town disallow the use of noisy engine brakes?
A: The response from the NYSDOT here.

Q: What is the intent of Hillsdale’s Solar Law?
A: The law and description here.

Q: How do I obtain a NYS Hunting/Fishing License?
A:  For more information click here.

Q: Who are Hillsdale’s state and congressional representatives?
A: Click here.

Q: How do I enroll to receive code red calls from Columbia County 911?
A: Sign up for alerts at this county website page.

Q: How do I get tax credits if I restore Historic District property?
A: Historic Hillsdale page is here.

Q: Where can I learn more about the sidewalk project?
A:  It’s all here.

Q: Where can I find up-to-date info about emergencies?
A: Visit the Columbia County 911 Facebook page.

Q: Where’s the Hamlet Development Plan?
A:  Here’s the PPS plan.

Q: Can I get married in the Roeliff Jansen Park?
A: Here’s a page that summarizes everything.