Waterford Hydrant Flushing
The Water Commissioners will be flushing hydrants 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM starting April 25th through May 27th 2022. Click here for more information.
Free Covid Test Kit Pickup
Waterford residents can pick up a free Covid test kit at the Waterford Town Clerk’s Office, 65 Broad Street, Monday thru Friday 8:30am to 4:00pm. Proof of residency required.
Local Laws, Propositions, Public Meetings, Public Notices and Hearings:
Public Safety Message on Upcoming Traffic Safety Initiatives - 3/11/22
The Waterford Police Department will be participating in the “U Drive, U Text, U Pay” (April 4th-11th 2022)- National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) promoted distracted driving enforcement wave.
Every year the Governors Traffic Safety Committee supports and promotes Operation Safe Stop. Passing a stopped school bus is dangerous and puts our children at high risk when they get on or off the school bus. Thursday April 28th, 2022 is OPERATION SAFE STOP DAY, and the Waterford Police Department will be participating in the one day enforcement effort.
The Waterford Police Department will be participating in the “No Empty Chair” Safe Teen Driver enforcement initiative during the week of April 25th –April 29th, 2022. Officers will be focusing on different traffic safety initiatives throughout the week, to include: Speeding in School Zones, Seatbelts and Child Restraints, Cell Phone Use and Texting and Underage Drinking and Impaired Driving.
The Waterford Police Department will be participating in the upcoming (NHTSA) Click It Or Ticket, Buckle Up New York, Seat Belt Mobilization Enforcement Dates — May 23rd – June 5th, 2022.”
2022 Notice To Bidders -Cemetery Lawn Maintenance
The Rockefeller Institute of Government is Introducing the Marijuana Opt-Out Tracker
Property Tax Information: A new link has been added to the Town of Waterford's website that allows access to the Town's Online Tax Search System. If you would like to find your Town Tax Bill online, please go to http://egov.basgov.com/Waterford/
Special Needs Registry
A Special Needs Registry is being established for the residents of the Village and Town of Waterford. The purpose of the Special Needs Registry is to make Emergency Service personnel aware of residents with special needs in the event of an emergency. Residents with Special Needs are asked to download a
Important Information For Residents Of Northside
National Grid is undertaking an endeavor to enhance their gas service(s) to the residents of Northside. The areas that will be affected are identified within a letter that was recently sent to each homeowner within the affected area and shown below. Because of the size and scope of this undertaking, the Town has had regular meetings and communications with National Grid to ensure that the work be completed timely, with a moderate disruption to the neighborhood and with a full restoration of the disturbed areas to the Town standards. The work that needs to be done has been identified and categorized into three phases. Phase One will be within the west sidewalk area of Saratoga Avenue from Stewarts to Clifton Street. Phase Two, which has begun, is from Saratoga Avenue, along Clifton Street and under the Canadian Pacific Railroad tracks. Phase Three will be installing a new main and house services within and along the following streets: River Street, Clifton Street, Grove Street, First Avenue from Clifton to Grace, and Grace Street from First Avenue to VanDerwerken Avenue. At this time National Grid intends to begin work in the near future on Phases One and Three. When those start dates become definite, we will update accordingly. Click here to view the letter sent to homeowners in Northside.
Employment Opportunities Available: updated 4/29/2022
Following is a list of Employment Opportunities in the Town of Waterford
The Town of Waterford is now accepting applications for:
Full & Part Time Lifeguards
MUST be Red Cross certified by June 15, 2022
(Provide certification with application if available at that time)
(Age Requirement: 17)
Weekend Part Time Cleaner
(Waterford Visitor Center)
Applications are available on the Town’s website at:
Supervisor’s Office-2nd Floor
65 Broad Street
Waterford, NY 12188
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS MAY 15, 2022
* This position entails the transportation of citizens to approved destinations; including medical facilities and Senior Citizen Centers. Maintains simple records of fuel used, mileage and passengers carried.
* Reports mechanical defects of motor vehicle to appropriate authority.
* Good knowledge of driving safety practices and NYS traffic laws; good knowledge of the road & highway systems, ability to operate a motor vehicle under all driving and road conditions; ability to establish harmonious relations with fellow workers and the public.
* Physical conditioning commensurate with the demands of the position.
* Applicant must possess a “Class C” or higher license OR be able to obtain a CDL license.