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Welcome to the official website of the Town of Taghkanic, New York

Assessment Rolls are available from the Columbia County website.
Tax Bills/Payments are online at this website.

Salt Shed Up and Ready! 

CALENDAR CHANGES! 

Notices of calendar changes will be posted here. For the agenda, please refer to the time line citation.

   

News and updated documents:


Please find the Town of Taghkanic Adopted 2016 Budget as filed with the NYS Office of the State Comptroller

Please find the full text of the DRAFT Supplementary Regulations article of the developing revised Zoning Code. It was presented and discussed at a Town Board meeting on September 19, 2015. Your comments and questions are welcome. Please address them to Joyce Thompson at joyce.thompson721@gmail.com. 

Article 60 Comments: Click on the link to review the document - Article 60 Comments

All Agendas, Reports & Minutes are available directly from the Meetings and Events timeline further down this page. Minutes are usually approved at the next month’s meeting, and are posted in the timeline there.


Here are some common acronyms we use here:

  • BC = Building Committee
  • CAC = Conservation Advisory Committee
  • CEO = Code Enforcement Officer (Building Dept.)
  • FAC = Financial Advisory Committee
  • HD = Highway Department
  • PB = Planning Board
  • TB = Town Board
  • TC = Town Clerk
  • TS = Town Supervisor
  • ZBA = Zoning Board of Appeals
  • ZC = Zoning Commission
  • ZEO = Zoning Enforcement Officer (Building Dept.)

Town of TaghkanicPublic Notices

  • PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE - ZBA and Planning Board Joint Meeting

    PUBLIC NOTICE

    TOWN OF TAGHKANIC

    PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Zoning Board of Appeal and the Planning Board will be holding a joint meeting on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at 7 p.m. at the Town Hall, Route 82, Taghkanic. All persons interested are invited to attend.

    Dated: May 24, 2016

    James Romaine and Katherine Bainer

    ZBA Chairman Planning Board Chair


  • PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE - Of Special Meeting

    TOWN OF TAGHKANIC

    NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING

    Notice of Special Meeting

    PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Town Board of the Town of Taghkanic (the “Town Board”) will hold a special meeting at the Town Hall, 909 Route 82, Ancram, New York on May 31, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. for the purpose of discussing the Highway Project , and any such other business as may come before the Town Board.

    By order of the Town Clerk of the Town of Taghkanic,

    Dated May 26, 2016.

    Cheryl Rogers, Town Clerk


  • PUBLIC  NOTICE - 

    NOTICE CONCERNING THE

    ASSESSMENT ROLL AND GRIEVANCE INFORMATION

    Pursuant to Sections 506 and 526 of the Real Property Tax Law:

    Notice is hereby given that the Tentative Assessment Roll for the Town of Taghkanic is completed, and a copy thereof may be seen at the Town Clerks Office until May 25, 2106.

    Notice is hereby given that the Assessor or the Assessor’s Clerk will be in attendance with the Tentative Assessment Roll for the Town of Taghkanic at the Taghkanic Town Hall during the hours of:

    Wednesday - May 4, 2016 - 9:00 am-1:00 pm

    Wednesday - May 11, 2016 - 9:00 am-1:00 pm

    Wednesday - May 18, 2016 - 4:00 pm - 8:00pm

    Saturday - May 21, 2016- 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm.

    Notice is hereby given that the Board of Assessment Review for the Town of Taghkanic will meet to hear and examine all properly filed complaints in relation to assessments of Real Property at Taghkanic Town Hall during the hours of 4:00p.m.-8:00p.m. on Wednesday, May 25, 2016.

    A publication containing procedures for contesting an assessment is available at the Assessor’s office or the Columbia County Real Property Tax Office as well as online at: http://www.tax.ny.gov/pdf/publications/orpts/grievancebooklets.pdf

    Dated this 1st day of May 2016

    Craig Surprise, I. A. O.

    Assessor, Town of Taghkanic



  • PUBLIC  NOTICE - Taghkanic Kiss Flyer 2016

    Click on the link to view the flyer - Kiss Flyer

  • PUBLIC NOTICE - Article 60 Comments

    Click on the link to review the document - Article 60 Comments

  • PUBLIC  NOTICE - Tax Collector Notice

    TAKE NOTICE, that I Cheryl E. Rogers, the undersign Collector of Taxes of the Town of Taghkanic, County of Columbia and State of New York, have duly received the tax roll and warrant for the collection of taxes within the Town of Taghkanic for the year 2016, and that I will receive said taxes at 483 County Route 15, (Taghkanic) during regular business hours Monday thru Friday 9 am to 4 pm and for the month of January Saturday 9 am to Noon.

    TAKE FURTHER NOTICE, that taxes may be paid on or before February 1, 2016 without charges or interest. On all taxes received after such date, there shall be added interest of 1% per month until such taxes are paid or until returned of unpaid taxes to the County Treasurer pursuant to law.

    TAKE FURTHER NOTICE, that pursuant to the provisions of law the tax roll of the Town of Taghkanic will be returned to the County Treasurer of the County Columbia on the 1st day of June 2016.

    Payments made at the Columbia County Treasurer's office will not be posted on the Town Website.

    Cheryl E. Rogers

    Town Clerk/Collector

    Town of Taghkanic


Meetings & Eventstimeline

Click here for a the latest printable calendar.

All scheduled events are subject to change.

Monday, april 4, 2016 at 6:30 PM

ZONING COMMISSION


• Zoning Commission Report

tuesday, april 5, 2016 at 7:00 PM

PLANNING BOARD


• Planning Board

thursday, april 7, 2016 

FINANCIAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE—COURT



• Criminal cases: 5:30; vehicle/traffic: 6:00 PM

thursday, april 14, 2016

FINANCIAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE - CAC Meeting

• Financial Advisory Committee - 1:30 pm

CAC Meeting 5-6:30 larandoc@gmail.com


• Conservation Advisory Committee Report

Monday, april 18, 2016 at 6:30PM

ZONING COMMISSION


• Zoning Commission Minutes  2016-4-18

tuesday, april 19, 2016 at 7:00 PM

PLANNING BOARD


• Planning Board

thurday, april 21, 2016 at 7:00 PM

TOWN COURT

Criminal cases: 5:30; vehicle/traffic: 6:00 PM

Monday, april 25, 2016 at 7:00 PM

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS


• Zoning Board of Appeals Minutes    2015-9-28     2016-4-25

Monday, may 2, 2016 at 6:30 PM

ZONING COMMISSION


• Zoning Commission Minutes   2016-5-2    

tuesday, may 3, 2016 at 7:00 PM

PLANNING BOARD


• PB Minutes    2015-12-1

Thursday, May 5, 2016

TOWN COURT

Criminal cases: 5:30; vehicle/traffic: 6:00 PM

thursday, May 12, 2016 at 1:30pm

FINANCIAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE


• Financial Advisory Committee Report

Monday, may 16, 2016 at 6:30 PM

ZONING COMMISSION


• Zoning Commission Report

tuesday, may 17, 2016 at 7:00 PM

PLANNING BOARD


• Planning Board

thursday, may 19, 2016

TOWN COURT

Criminal cases: 5:30; vehicle/traffic: 6:00 PM

CAC Meeting at 5-6:30
• Conservation Advisory Committee Report

CAC Minutes   2016-5-19

Monday,may 23, 2016 at 7:00 PM

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS


• Zoning Board of Appeals Report
• Zoning Commission Report

wednesday, may 25, 2016 at 7:00 PM

TOWN BOARD and BUILDING COMMITTEE


Bills: 6:30 PM
• Agenda
• Supervisor's Report
• Town Clerk Report
• Animal Control Report
• Assessor's Report
• Building Department/ZEO/CEO Report
• Conservation Advisory Committee Report
• Financial Advisory Committee Report
• Highway Report
• Zoning Board of Appeals Report
• Zoning Commission Report

thursday, june 2, 2016

TOWN COURT

Criminal cases: 5:30; vehicle/traffic: 6:00 PM

Monday, June 6, 2016 at 6:30 PM

ZONING COMMISSION


• Zoning Commission Report

tuesday, june 7, 2016 at 7:00 PM

PLANNING BOARD &  ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS


• Zoning Board of Appeals
• Planning Board

thursday, june 9, 2016

FINANCIAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE


• Financial Advisory Committee

saturday, june 11, 2016 at 9:30 am

TOWN BOARD -


• Public Information Building Project

Monday, June 13, 2016 at 7:00 PM

TOWN BOARD and HIGHWAY PROJECT UPDATE


Bills: 6:30 PM
• Agenda
• Supervisor's Report
• Town Clerk Report
• Animal Control Report
• Assessor's Report
• Building Department/ZEO/CEO Report
• Conservation Advisory Committee Report
• Financial Advisory Committee Report
• Highway Report
• Zoning Board of Appeals Report
• Zoning Commission Report

thursday, june 16, 2016

TOWN COURT -

Criminal cases: 5:30; vehicle/traffic: 6:00 PM

Monday, June 20, 2016 at 6:30 PM

ZONING COMMISSION


• Zoning Commission 

tuesday, june 21, 2016 at 7:00 pm

PLANNING BOARD -


• Planning Board

wednesday, june 22, 2016 at 7:00 PM

TOWN BOARD and BUILDING COMMITTEE


Bills: 6:30 PM
• Agenda
• Supervisor's Report
• Town Clerk Report
• Animal Control Report
• Assessor's Report
• Building Department/ZEO/CEO Report
• Conservation Advisory Committee Report
• Financial Advisory Committee Report
• Highway Report
• Zoning Board of Appeals Report
• Zoning Commission Report

Monday, June 27, 2016 at 7:00 PM

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS


• Zoning Board of Appeals