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Ulster County Resourse Recovery Agency Introduction to Home Composting
April 25, 2019
The Ulster County Resource Recovery Agency is Presenting an "Intro to Home Composting" Seminar
Monday, May 6th from 9AM to 11AM
at the
UCRRA, 999 Flatbush Road, Kingston New York 12401
There is a $5.00 Class Fee for 1.5 Hours of Instruction, a Guided Tour of UCRRA's Composting Operation and a Complimentary Bag of Grow Ulster Green Compost.
Call 845.336.0600 to Register with Payment
Class size is limited! 

West Hurley Board of Fire Commissioners Special Meeting
April 24, 2019




The West Hurley Board of Fire Commissioners will be holding a special meeting on May 6, 2019 at 7:00 pm.  The meeting will take place at West Hurley Fire Co. 1, 24 Wall Street, West Hurley, NY 12491.  It is anticipated that the Board will go into executive session to discuss all the letters received for the position of Fire Commissioners.  The appointment will be made on May 13, 2019 at the regular meeting.



West Hurley Fire Commissioner Vacancy
April 24, 2019






The West Hurley Board of Fire Commissioners is accepting letters of interest from anyone wishing to be appointed to the position of Fire Commissioner for the remainder of 2019.  Letters should be mailed to West Hurley Fire District, PO Box 312, West Hurley NY 12491, Attention:  Alice Rice.  All letters should be received by May 6, 2019.




2019 Women's Woodstock Cycling Grand Prix
April 22, 2019




The 7th Annual Women's Woodstock Cycling Grand Prix is scheduled for May 3-5, 2019.  The race includes a route through a portion of Glenford.  Online registration ends Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at noon.  For more information go to


West Hurley Fire Department Truck Show & Open House
April 18, 2019


  The West Hurley Fire Department

 Truck Show and Open House

 April 28, 2011

 12:00 Noon - 4:00 pm

Lunch Will Be Available
See you there!



Proposed Resolution and Draft of Amended Zoning Law on the Agenda for the April 22 Town Board Meeting
April 17, 2019



Proposed resolution amending the zoning law in the Town Code regarding the Overlay District on the Agenda for the April 22 Town Board meeting.    The draft of the local law is also included.



Planning Board Vacancy
April 15, 2019




There is a vacancy on the Planning Board.  If you are interested in serving on this committee please send a letter of interest to Supervisor John Perry at PO Box 569, Hurley NY 12443 or email at  The Planning Board meets the first Monday of the month.



Plow Damage
April 04, 2019

Notice to Residents of the Town of Hurley




If you experienced plow damage to your lawn or have loose and/or broken blacktop chunks caused by Town of Hurley plows, please call our office at (845) 338-4067 to report.  Thank you for your assistance.


Michael C. Shultis, Highway Superintendent




Recycling Tips from Ulster County Resource Recovery Agency
March 29, 2019

 Are you a "Wishful" Recycler?   Do you include "Tanglers" in your recycling?  Follow the link to find out!  



Transfer Station Hours
March 27, 2019


As we move into Spring the Transfer Station Open Hours are extended on Tuesday & Thursday, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm. 

Transfer Station Hours


Monday:  9:00 - 3:00

Tuesday:  9:00 - 6:00 (April - October)

Wednesday:  Closed

Thursday:  9:00 - 6:00 (April - October)

Friday:  9:00 - 3:00

Saturday:  8:00 - 3:00


Please remember all users of the Transfer Station are required to have a permit.  As of April 1, 2019, the cost is $20.00 per year.  Permits may be purchased at the Transfer Station or at the Town Hall during business hours.



Spring 2019 Newsletter
March 27, 2019

Supervisor's Letter to the Onteora School District Superintendent
March 25, 2019


We will post the date and time of a meeting with the developers when it is finalized.




West Hurley Library Spring Events
March 07, 2019





The West Hurley Library has events planned for all ages.  Follow the links in the attached document for more information. 



Inclement Weather and the Transfer Station
February 07, 2019




With some winter still ahead of us, please be sure to call before going to the Transfer Station.  There will be a message alerting you to any delayed openings or closures. The number is 845-338-5412.



West Hurley Board of Fire Commissioner 2019 Regular Meeting Dates
January 31, 2019


2019 Regular Meeting Dates


February 11

March 11

April 8

May 13

June 10

July 8

August 12

September 9

October 14

November 12

December 9


All meetings start at 6:30pm at West Hurley Fire Co. 1.



NYS Department of Health- Materials on Private Well and Septic System
January 24, 2019

The New York State Health Department updated some of its educational materials for private wells and septic systems.



West Hurley Fire District Policy Manual
January 17, 2019

Follow the link to gain access to the policy manual pdf.



Landfill Permits Available
December 05, 2018





Landfill permits are available for purchase at the Transfer Station and at the Town Clerk's Office.  Permits are $20.00.  If you are a 2018 permit holder you may purchase the 2019 permit during the month of December for $10.00.



Hurley Heritage Society Calendars for 2019
December 04, 2018






The Hurley Heritage Society is selling 2019 calendars with beautiful pictures of Hurley!  It would make a wonderful holiday gift!




New STAR Requirements for 2019
November 14, 2018


Important Notice for Property Owners Age 65 and Over 


New STAR requirements for 2019:

  • To receive the Enhanced STAR exemption, you must enroll in the Income Verification Program (IVP).  If you are already enrolled, no action is needed.
  • If you qualify for the senior citizens exemption, you will no longer automatically receive the Enhanced STAR exemption.  You must apply for Enhanced STAR separately.
For more information or to obtain forms, contact Brittany Balfe at 331-7474, Ext. 5, or visit the New York State Tax Department's Website (search:  IVP).

Invasive Spotted Lantern Fly Found in New York State
September 12, 2018





State Agencies Encourage the Public to Report Findings of Invasive Pest



Ulster County Declared Eligible for Emergency Loans
July 24, 2018


Ulster County has been declared eligible for Farm Service Agency diaster emergency loan assistance due to storms occurring on May 4 & 15, 2018.  Family farmers who have suffered physical losses only due to the excessive winds, hail, lightning, and tornado may be eligible for FSA loans.  Application for loans under this emergency designation will be accepted until March 9, 2019.



Spectrum Internet Assist
February 01, 2018


Spectrum Internet Assist 

Affordable, Reliable High-Speed Internet Access

for Qualifying Households


Spectrum Internet Assist, is a new low-cost, highspeed broadband service that provides qualifying households with Internet Service for $14.99 per month.


To qualify for Spectrum Internet Assist, a member of the household must be a recipient of one of the following programs:


  • The National School Lunch Program (NSLP);  free or reduced cost lunch
  • The Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) of the NSLP
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI) (age 65 and over only)


If you believe you may qualify, visit 


Town of Hurley New Solar Panels
August 21, 2015


Follow the above link to see how the solar panels at the Town Hall are saving the Town of Hurley money.  

















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