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Town of Cornwall NEW Text Alert System


The Town of Cornwall has upgraded and enhanced its text alerting system.  If you were registered for the old system, you will have to re-register for the new system and choose the categories of text alerts you would like receive.  Please visit our text alert page to sign up!

Welcome to the Town of Cornwall!
Welcome to the Town of Cornwall's web site. The site is a work in progress. Our goal is to maintain the site providing pertinent, up to date information on a regular basis concerning happenings in the town. In the coming weeks, please feel free to email us with your thoughts or suggestions for the site. 

April 11 Town Board Meeting Video: View
March 14 Town Board Meeting Video
: View
2015 Town of Cornwall Final Assessment Roll: Download Link

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Upcoming Events
Wednesday May 4, 2016 | 7:00PM
Conservation Advisory Council Meeting
Monday May 9, 2016 | 7:00PM
Town Board Meeting
Monday May 16, 2016 | 7:00PM
Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting
Thursday May 19, 2016 | 1:30PM
Planning Board Workshop
Monday May 30, 2016 | 12:00AM
Town Hall Closed
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Latest News
Hydrant Flushing in Firthcliffe Heights Water District
The Town of New Windsor will be flushing hydrants in the Firthcliffe Heights Water District from from Monday, April 25, 2016 through Friday, May 13, 2016. Residents and businesses in this area my experience low pressure and/or discolored water during flushing.
Supervisor's Affidavit Article 78 - Route 32 Wells
Supervisor's Affidavit Article 78 - Route 32 Wells - Click Here
Phone Scam Alert
Phone scam alert. 1-240-581-5881 is not legitimate Court action. Do not give your info.
Multiple Cornwall residents are reporting getting phone calls threatening legal action. The caller is automated and asks you to call 1-240-581-5881 or face court action. Do not give out your personal information. This is being investigated as a scam call by police.
Residents are reminded that the IRS, and other Federal agencies do not conduct business by phone and to never give personal information out over the phone to an unknown entity.
Update on Municipal Annexation Litigation
 On November 5, 2015, Supreme Court Justice Francesca E. Connolly granted a motion filed by the municipal petitioners to prevent the annexation of 164 acres of land in the Town of Monroe into the Village of Kiryas Joel pending the outcome of the municipalities’ lawsuit challenging the annexation as unlawful. The Court allowed the annexation special election on November 9th to proceed, but regardless of the outcome of the vote, prevented the 164 acres at issue from being transferred from the Town to the Village until the litigation is resolved. It is anticipated that it will take several months for the litigation to reach its conclusion.

The municipalities filed their motion to maintain the status quo (no annexation) while their lawsuit was pending and to avoid having to reverse changes that would have occurred if the annexation had taken place but was later found to have been illegal. The Court issued its ruling Thursday evening after hearing argument from the lawyers for the municipalities, Kiryas Joel, the Town of Monroe and the involved landowners on Thursday morning.
2017 Revaluation
Data collectors for the 2017 revaluation have started collecting data in the town on September 14, 2015. Town data collectors are presently on tax map #33. Village Data collectors are on tax map #38 in the town. They are working towards each other. We will update you of the status of the data collection as it continues throughout the town.
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