Notice 04-01-2024: PLEASE BE AWARE: New York State Burn Ban goes into effect on March 16th, 2024 through May 14th, 2024 – 2024 Property Taxes are still being accepted in the Town Clerk’s office; please be advised that as of 3/1, 2024 Property Tax Bills are considered late and bills will include late fees. For questions regarding Tax Bills, call 845-677-3419 x114. – Did you know that Town of Washington has a new Facebook page? Stay up to date through social media about any upcoming meetings, job opportunites, and closings. Link posted under “News & Notices.”

NYS Burn Ban Dates

“New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today announced the annual statewide ban prohibiting residential brush burning begins March 16 and runs through May 14. Since 2009, DEC has enforced the annual brush burning ban to help prevent wildland fires and protect communities during heightened conditions for wildfires” 

Link to DEC.NY.GOV Burn Ban Notice