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Public Hearing For Franchise Agreement with Spectrum November 18th @5:30 p.m
November 07, 2019

Public Hearing Will be Held on November 18th @5:30 p.m at the Town Hall.

Public Hearing is to update Franchise Agreement with Charter Communications




Town of Hurley 2020 Budget Public Hearing
November 04, 2019

A Public Hearing for the Town of Hurley 2020 Budget will be held tonight at 6pm at the Town Hall, 10 Wamsley Place, Hurley NY 12443.  Click the link for the 2020 Budget.

Highlights include:

- 0% increase in our Town general taxes

- Use of 2019 surpluses to do conservative spending allowed for $29,000. in savings

- Supervisor will not be taking a pay increase for the 2nd time.  He will give his 2% increase to his scecretary, rewarding her for the continued hard work.

- $6,700. to build girl's softball fields at Dug Hill Park.

- $13,000. to finish bringing the Town's technology into the 21st century, adding a new server for security and storage.

- $9,800 to the Conservation Advisory Council to pay consulting fees to update the Town's Comprehensive Plan. 



November 04, 2019


 7:00 PM


PowerPoint of October 22, 2019 Informational Meeting
October 28, 2019

Click link to find the powerpoint fromm last week's informational meeting regarding the moratorium and multi-family dwellings and muti-family complexes.



Town Board Agenda for October 28th Meeting
October 25, 2019

Town Board Meeting @ 7:00 PM

West Hurley Board of Fire Commissioners Workshops
October 23, 2019
The West Hurley Board of Fire Commissioners will be holding 2 workshop meetings on the following dates:
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Meetings will begin at 6:30 PM
The meetings will take place at West Hurley Fire Co. 1, 24 Wall Street, West Hurley, NY 12491
Per the orders of the Board of Fire Commissioners
West Hurley Fire District
Town of Hurley, Ulster County
State of New York
Justus Rice 
Alice Rice

Ashokan Rail Trail is Open
October 21, 2019
The Ashokan Rail Trail or "ART" is now open to the public.  It is a recreational trail with breathatking views of the Ashokan Reservoir and surrounding landscape. 
It runs from Basin Road in West Hurley to Route 28A in Boiceville.  
Click the link for more information including directions; a map of the trail; and an image of the West Hurley Station Interpretive Sign found on the trail.

Information about Freedom of Information Requests (FOIL)
October 18, 2019

All foil request should be e-mailed to or brought in to the Town Clerk's office.

Blank foms are available under documents of the Town Clerk''s page 

Any question please call 331-7474 Ext 2 



Upcoming Recreation Trips
October 08, 2019

Disney's Frozen- Proctors Schenectady, Sunday Nov. 17th. Price per ticket $85.00. Leaves Kingston @10a.m


Radio City Christmas Show- Saturday Nov.23rd. Price per ticket $85.00. Leaves Kingston @ 8a.m  WAITING LIST ONLY


NYC Do Your Own Thing- Saturday Dec. 7th. Price per ticket $25.00. Leaves Kingston @ 8a.m



West Hurley Fire District Public Hearing Notice
October 01, 2019

Notice is hereby given that the proposed budget of the West Hurley Fire District of the Town of Hurley, New York will be presented at a public hearing on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 6PM to 7PM at the West Hurley Firehouse Co. 1, 24 Wall Street, West Hurley NY.  The purpose of this public hearing is to allow any person to be heard in favor of or against the proposed budget as it is submitted, or for or against any item or items contained in the proposed budget and hearing all persons interested in the subject concerning same.


Date: September 30, 2019

By the Orders of the Board of Fire Commissioners

West Hurley Fire District

Justus Rice


Alice Rice




West Hurley Board of Fire Commissioners Meeting Minutes of August 12, 2019 and Paid Vouchers
September 30, 2019
The minutes for August 12, 2019 were approved with two corrections: the date, and the attendance of Erica Schupp were added.

West Hurley Board of Fire Commissioners Approved Meeting Minutes of September 9, 2019 and Paid Vouchers
September 30, 2019
The minutes are now approved with no corrections.

Town Board Meeting Agenda for August 26, 2019
August 23, 2019

Under Quick Links- Agendas and Resolutions



Transfer Station Cost Increase
July 23, 2019
Due to the rise in hauling costs, the Town of Hurley has had to increase the fee for disposal of household waste from .10 to .12 per pound.
The increase will be in affect immediately.
Thank you for your understanding of this necessary change.  
Please see the Transfer Station Department page for the rates of disposal of bulk items. Those fees have not increased.

Town of Hurley Land Use Moratorium
July 18, 2019
The Town of Hurley Land Use Moratorium is available for you to read.

Zoning Board of Appeals Vacancy
July 15, 2019
The Town of Hurley Zoning Board of Appeals has a vacancy.  For information on the duties of the position please see Zoning Board of Appeals under
Quick Links, then Boards and Committees on this page.
The Board meets the second Thursday of each month. 
Please send a letter of interest to:  Supervisor, 10 Wamsley Place, Hurley NY 12443 or an email to:

Ulster County's Bring Your Own Bag Act
July 09, 2019
The ban on single use plastic bags begins on July 15, 2019 for all of Ulster County. 
See link for additional information


Route 209 Mural
June 26, 2019

Local Artist, Cindy Gill Lapp, will be painting a spectacular mural on the wall of the overpass on Route 209 in Hurley.  She's planning a colorful painting representing the beauty of our Town and the surrounding landscape.  Click the link to see her rendering! 



Committee Vacancies
June 14, 2019

The Town of Hurley is seeking volunteers to fill vacancies on both the Ethics Committee and the Recreation Committee. More information about each committee can be found under Quick Links- Boards and Committees.


If you are interested in serving on either of these committees, please send a letter of interest to Supervisor John Perry at PO Box 569, Hurley NY 12443 or email at 



New Day of the Week for the CAC Meeting
June 14, 2019


 The Conservation Advisory Council will now meet on the first Wednesday of each month at 7PM in the Town Hall.



Proposed Local Law-Route 28 Overlay
May 17, 2019


Proposed Local Law-Route 28 Overlay




Noise Ordinance
May 06, 2019



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!  



Spring 2019 Newsletter
March 27, 2019

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.



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.  

















Planning Board Public Hearing

The Hurley Planning Board will be holding a Public Hearing July 15, 2019 @ 7:05 p.m at The Town Hall, 10 Wamsley Place

Hurley, N.Y. The Purpose of Considering: Proposed Site Plan and Special Use Permit Application of Quinn Luke and Lisa Levine to establish Camp/Cottage development workshops on weekends from late May  to October. Property is located Morgan Hill Road in Town of Hurley.



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