Position Available


The Town of Philipstown is seeking candidates interested in a position as part time Clerk to the Justice Court beginning as soon as possible. The position is hourly with schedule to be determined. Past court clerk experience and flexible schedule are preferred. Interested parties should please send resume and expression of interest to:

Hon. Camille Linson, Justice Court

P.O. Box 155

238 Main Street

Cold Spring, New York 10516

or email


Town Offices closed for Memorial Day

Town offices will close at 12:00 pm on Friday, May 27th, 2022 and will be closed Monday, May 30th in observance of Memorial Day. Offices will reopen on Tuesday, May 31st at 8:30 am.

Food Scrap Recycling Update

This Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 7:00 pm there will be a Food Scrap Pilot Program Information Zoom session. To register for this event: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwode-pqjMpGdLb8HxQJegsd4ePoKybIYxJ

This Saturday, May 21, 2022 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm, anyone who has already registered may pick up their Starter Kit at the Philipstown Town Hall, 238 Main Street, Cold Spring between 9:00 am – 3:00 pm (behind the building in the employee parking lot). For residents who have not registered but are still interested, there will be a limited number of in-person registration’s available during this time ($20, cash or check only). To register for this program after this Saturday, you must go to the Town Clerk’s office at the Town Hall during regular business hours and register. Have questions about the program? Come by this Saturday between 9:00am and 3:00 pm and ask!

First Food Scrap Drop Off will be Saturday May 28, 2022 during regular Recycling Center hours (9:00am – 3:00pm). There is NO FOOD SCRAP DROP OFF THIS WEEKEND. Regular recycling will be open as usual.

For more information please visit philipstown.com and click on the ‘Climate Smart Food Scraps Recycling Program’ link under the Climate Smart Communities Program heading on the right hand side or email foodscraprecycle@philipstown.com.

Town Offices Closed

Due to impending weather, all Town offices have closed. All will reopen tomorrow for regular business hours.

Court Cancelled – May 16, 2022

Court scheduled for today, May 16, 2022 has been cancelled due to impending weather.

Food Scrap Recycling Program

Anyone with questions regarding the Food Scrap Recycling Program should email foodscraprecycle@philipstown.com. The email is monitored by several individuals who will respond to any inquiry in a timely manner.

Town Board Workshop – May 25, 2022

The Philipstown Town Board will hold a Workshop Meeting on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 7:30 pm at the Philipstown Town Hall, 238 Main Street, Cold Spring, New York to discuss state legislation that would amend the general municipal law, the civil service law, the retirement and social security law and the public health law in relation to emergency medical services.

Art Offers of Dedication for Town Hall Display

The Town Board of the Town of Philipstown is currently entertaining offers from local artists and others to donate original works of wall art, either outright or on loan, to the Town for display on the walls at Town Hall.  Anyone wishing to donate or loan wall art to the Town for display at Town Hall should contact Councilman Flaherty at rflaherty@philipstown.com.

Hudson Highlands Reserve FEIS Documents

Meeting Cancelled – Recreation Commission 4/26/2022

The Recreation Commission scheduled for tonight, April 26, 2022 has been cancelled. Check back for a reschedule date.

Justice Court will be closed Friday, April 22, 2022.