Upcoming Events

Halloween Trick or Treating

31 Oct, 2020 PM 5:00 — 31 Oct, 2020 PM 8:00   
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Halloween Trick or Treating - Proposed 5:00pm-8:00pm depending upon COVID.

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    31 Oct, 2020 PM 5:00 — 31 Oct, 2020 PM 8:00
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Planning Board Meeting

28 Oct, 2020 PM 7:00 — 28 Oct, 2020 PM 9:00   
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Planning Board Meeting

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    28 Oct, 2020 PM 7:00 — 28 Oct, 2020 PM 9:00
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Town Board Meeting - Sewer District

15 Oct, 2020 PM 7:20 — 15 Oct, 2020 PM 7:30   
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TOWN OF CRAWFORD

COUNTY OF ORANGE

STATE OF NEW YORK

SEWER DISTRICT

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON OBJECTIONS TO THE BENEFIT ASSESSMENT ROLL

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Crawford has completed an assessment roll in connection with the financing of Sewer District No. 1 projects and filed the same with the Town Clerk of the Town of Crawford.

URTHER NOTICE IS GIVEN that said Town Board will meet at the Crawford Senior and Community Center, 115 State Route 302, Pine Bush, NY  12566 on the 15th day of October, 2020, at 7:20 pm for the purpose of conducting a hearing to consider any objections which may be made to said assessment roll.

 

Dated:  September 17, 2020

 

BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD

TOWN OF CRAWFORD

Jessica M. Kempter

Town Clerk

 

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    15 Oct, 2020 PM 7:20 — 15 Oct, 2020 PM 7:30
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Town Board - Pine Bush Water District

15 Oct, 2020 PM 7:20 — 15 Oct, 2020 PM 7:30   
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TOWN OF CRAWFORD

COUNTY OF ORANGE

STATE OF NEW YORK

PINE BUSH WATER DISTRICT

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON OBJECTIONS TO THE BENEFIT ASSESSMENT ROLL

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT the Town Board of the Town of Crawford has completed an assessment roll in connection with the financing of Pine Bush Water District Projects filed the same with the Town Clerk of the Town of Crawford.

FURTHER NOTICE IS GIVEN that said Town Board will meet at the Crawford Senior and Community Center, 115 State Route 302, Pine Bush, NY  12566 on the 15th day of October, 2020, at 7:20 pm for the purpose of conducting a hearing to consider any objections which may be made to said assessment roll.

 

Dated:  September 17, 2020

 

BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD

TOWN OF CRAWFORD

Jessica M. Kempter

Town Clerk

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    15 Oct, 2020 PM 7:20 — 15 Oct, 2020 PM 7:30
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Town Board - Preliminary Budget Hearing

15 Oct, 2020 PM 7:20 — 15 Oct, 2020 PM 7:20   
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TOWN OF CRAWFORD

COUNTY OF ORANGE

STATE OF NEW YORK

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Preliminary Budget of the Town of Crawford for the fiscal year beginning January 1, 2021 has been completed and filed in the office of the Town Clerk, 121 State Route 302, Pine Bush, New York 12566, where it is available for inspection by interested persons during regular office hours.

 

FURTHER NOTICE IS GIVEN that said Town Board of the Town of Crawford will meet and review said Preliminary Budget and hold a Public Hearing thereon at Crawford Senior and Community Center, 115 State Route 302, Pine Bush, New York 12566 on the 15th day of October, 2020, at 7:20 pm at which time all interested person will be given an opportunity to be heard.

 

FURTHER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to Section 108 of the Town Law, the proposed salaries of the following Town Offices are hereby specified as follows:

 

Supervisor       $45,320.00

Councilperson $10,500.00 Each (4)

Town Clerk      $53,235.00

Supt. of Highways $81,936.00

 

Dated:  September 30, 2020

 

BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD

TOWN OF CRAWFORD

Jessica M. Kempter

Town Clerk

 

 

 

 

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    15 Oct, 2020 PM 7:20 — 15 Oct, 2020 PM 7:20
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Town Board Meeting via ZOOM

15 Oct, 2020 PM 7:00 — 15 Oct, 2020 PM 9:00   
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Town Board Meeting via ZOOM
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TOWN OF CRAWFORD

TOWN BOARD MEETING

PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Crawford will hold its regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, December 17th, 2020, at 7:00 P.M. This meeting will be held via remote ZOOM videoconference, as described further below.

Based upon notices and health advisories issued by Federal, State, and Local officials related to the COVID-19 virus pandemic and as permitted under Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order Numbers 202.1 and 202.10, the public will not be permitted to attend the public meeting in person at the Town Hall. Instead, the public will have the ability to see and hear the meeting live via the ZOOM videoconference meeting as described below, as permitted by the New York State Open Meetings Law, as modified by the Executive Orders. Due to public health and safety concerns, the public will not be permitted to attend at the remote locations where the Town Board members will be situated.

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that, to the extent practicable, the Town Board’s agenda will be made available online in advance of the meeting at www.townofcrawford.org.

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that any person who wishes for his or her comment to be heard during the public comment session during the remote meeting can send his or her comments in advance of the meeting to [email protected] or call 845-744-2020 by no later than 4:00 PM on December 17th, 2020.  

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that, in accordance with Executive Order 202.1, said meeting will be recorded and a transcript will be prepared at a later date, in addition to the regular meeting minutes.

INSTRUCTIONS TO ACCESS THE VIRTUAL MEETING: If you have a computer, tablet, or smartphone, you can register, log in, and see the video and hear the audio of the live session.  You can access the Town meeting as follows: Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85613029414?pwd=VEx4UzJ4c3IrMHFIeUh4cEM3WFZlUT09Meeting ID:  856 1302 9414

Password: 746270

 

On the evening of Thursday, December 17th, 2020 several minutes before 7:00 pm log in with your electronic device. You will be placed on hold until the meeting starts. If anyone has any questions regarding the videoconference they may call the Town Clerk’s Office 845-744-2020. 

 

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    15 Oct, 2020 PM 7:00 — 15 Oct, 2020 PM 9:00
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Town Board - Budget Work Session

15 Oct, 2020 PM 6:00 — 15 Oct, 2020 PM 6:59   
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Town Board - Budget Work Session
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Town of Crawford

County of Orange

State of New York

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Town of Crawford Town Board has scheduled to meet for a Budget Work Session on Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 6:00pm at the Crawford Community and Senior Center, 115 State Route 302, Pine Bush, New York.

The Town of Crawford will make every effort to assure that the hearing is accessible to persons with disabilities.  Anyone requiring special assistance and/or reasonable accommodations should contact the Town Clerk.

Date:    September 17, 2020

BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD

TOWN OF CRAWFORD

 

Jessica M. Kempter, Town Clerk

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    15 Oct, 2020 PM 6:00 — 15 Oct, 2020 PM 6:59
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Planning Board Public Hearing - Empire Solar Solutions

14 Oct, 2020 PM 7:00 — 14 Oct, 2020 PM 9:00   
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TOWN OF CRAWFORD

PLANNING BOARD PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

121 Route 302

Pine Bush, NY

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Planning Board of the Town of Crawford will hold a public hearing for a residential ground-mounted solar array proposed by Empire Solar Solutions at the property located at 262 County Route 17 designated as 16-3-2 on the Tax Map of the Town of Crawford in the RA Zoning District, owned by Richard Fairservice. Said hearing will take place on October 14, 2020, at 7:00 P.M. at 121 Route 302, Pine Bush, NY.  

 

                                                                        For the Planning Board

                                                                        Linda Zwart, Chairman           

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    14 Oct, 2020 PM 7:00 — 14 Oct, 2020 PM 9:00
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Planning Board Meeting

14 Oct, 2020 PM 7:00 — 14 Oct, 2020 PM 9:00   
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Planning Board Meeting

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    14 Oct, 2020 PM 7:00 — 14 Oct, 2020 PM 9:00
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Columbus Day - Town Hall Closed

12 Oct, 2020 — 12 Oct, 2020   
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    12 Oct, 2020 — 12 Oct, 2020
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Zoning Board Public Hearing - Chewens

07 Oct, 2020 PM 7:30 — 07 Oct, 2020 PM 9:00   
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TOWN OF CRAWFORD

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

 PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

121 Route 302

Pine Bush, NY

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Zoning Board of Appeals of the Town of Crawford will hold a public hearing for an area variance for a front yard setback of 15± ft., no closer to the center of the road than 60 ft., to add a 15 ft. x 25 ft. front porch to a non-conforming pre-existing house at the property located at 2450 Rte. 52, designated as 6-5-3 on the Tax Map of the Town of Crawford in the BP-Hamlet Zoning District, owned by Steven and Susan Chewens.  Said hearing will take place on October 7, 2020, at 7:30 P.M. at 121 Route 302, Pine Bush, NY.  

 

                                                                        For the Zoning Board of Appeals

                                                                        Bruce Schwope, Chairman     

                                                                       

 

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    07 Oct, 2020 PM 7:30 — 07 Oct, 2020 PM 9:00
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Zoning Board Meeting

07 Oct, 2020 PM 7:30 — 07 Oct, 2020 PM 9:00   
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Planning Board - Special Meeting

07 Oct, 2020 PM 7:00 — 07 Oct, 2020 PM 7:30   
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TOWN OF CRAWFORD

PLANNING BOARD

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING

 

            PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Town of Crawford Planning Board will hold  a Special  Meeting on Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, 121 Route 302, Pine Bush, NY 12566 for the site plan amendments by Equity Homes NY II LLC for the relocation of house, well and part of septic system

Dated:  October 7, 2020

                                                                        BY ORDER OF PLANNING BOARD

                                                                        TOWN OF CRAWFORD

 

                                                                        Linda Zwart

                                                                        Chairman

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    07 Oct, 2020 PM 7:00 — 07 Oct, 2020 PM 7:30
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First Friday Event

02 Oct, 2020 PM 4:00 — 02 Oct, 2020 PM 7:00   
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First Friday Event - Main Street, Pine Bush

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    02 Oct, 2020 PM 4:00 — 02 Oct, 2020 PM 7:00
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Building Department

  Contact Information
Building Inspector
Code Enforcement Officer
John Calaca | Email

Asst. Building Inspector &
Code Enforcement Officer

Michael Grass

Clerk to Building Inspector
Debbie Woods | Email

P: (845) 744-3912
F: (845) 744-3126

Inspections
Inspections for work completed are normally done between 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM.

911 Regulations
The Town of Crawford now requires that a post be placed at the end of each driveway with the 911 number or street address on it. Please contact the Building Department for a copy of the specifications.

Permit Requirements
Building permits are needed for anything built. Examples are: dwellings, garages, additions, decks, porches, pools, sheds, etc. A fee will be charged. Applications can be picked up at Town Hall Mon-Fri 8:30-4:00.

Permits are required for yard sales. No fee is required.

Carbon Monoxide Detectors
A New York State law has just been passed that all dwellings must have at least one carbon monoxide detector in place before the bedroom of the first floor.

Unregistered Vehicles
No unregistered vehicles are allowed on any property in any zone.

Crawford Sign Law
It’s that time of the year where yard sales and social events are abundant. PLEASE NOTE: that pursuant to section §137-17 Town of Crawford Code, a permit(s) is required for ALL signage. Signs are to be placed ONLY on the property where you conduct business. It is prohibited to put signs on utility poles, street signs, traffic devices, etc.

Property Maintenance
Pursuant to section §68-5 of the Town of Crawford Code, it is the responsibility of the owner or occupant of every parcel to maintain the grass/weeds on their property. Failure to maintain property will result in the Town charging the property owner for all expenses incurred.

Lawns must be trimmed along sidewalks.

The property owner is responsible for their sidewalk snow removal.