Notice 07-01-2024: Please be advised that Blacktopping of the following roads will be done in August. (Date unknown at this time): South Road (from Tyrell Rd to approximately 408 South Road) Tyrell Road (from Townline to Rt. 44) - The Town of Washington is hiring a Part Time Secretary to the Zoning Board of Appeals & Planning Board. More information below in News & Notices. – As a reminder to our Residents, 2024 Property Taxes will now need to be paid through Dutchess County Real Property, we are no longer able to accept them in the Tax Collectors office. For more information please call 845-677-3419 x114.

Planning Board Vacancy

The Town of Washington has a vacancy on our Planning Board, effective immediately. 

The Town of Washington Planning Board is authorized to review land use development applications to ensure that proposed activities are compatible with the Town’s Comprehensive Plan in conformance with the Town Zoning Code and Subdivision Regulations. The development review functions of the Town Planning Board include major and minor subdivisions, lot line modifications, site plan review, special permit application review, and wetland permit application review.

For inquires, please send your resume and reason for interest to Town Clerk, Chrissy Briggs, at  or call 845-677-3419 x100, 101 for more details.