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Covid-19 Information

Livingston has a long tradition of neighbors helping neighbors. At this challenging and uncertain time, we encourage each other to call to check in on our seniors, on friends with compromised immune systems, and neighbors struggling with other needs. The good news is...

Friends of North Twin Lakes Mission Statement & Vision

The Friends of North Twin Lake Park (FONTLP) is a non-profit, all volunteer group dedicated to protecting and preserving the North Twin Lake Park property's natural beauty and habitats, while supporting continued community passive recreational use and enjoyment of...

Livingston receives perfect state financial rating

Livingston is proud to share that we are one of only a few communities statewide to receive a perfect “zero percent” stress monitor score from the NY office of the comptroller, a metric that shows the Town is in top financial shape. The Town has held that rating in...

Special Announcements

Covid Test Kits
** The Town of Livingston has received a small supply of Covid test kits.  They are available from the Town Clerk during normal busineess hours. 

The Federal Government is giving out free Covid test kits through this link

FREE  kn-95 Masks are available at the Town Clerk’s Office during normal business hours

2022 Tax Bills have been mailed out! if you did not receive one yet, please call the Town Clerk’s office or they can be found on the website as well, through a link on the home page.

Information for the new Trash Tag system from the Columbia County Solid Waste Dept. is below:
Trash Tag info

Internet-Affordable Connectivity Program

 Governor Kathy Hochul recently announced a multi-agency initiative led by the New York State Department of Public Service to encourage eligible New Yorkers to sign up for the federal government’s Affordable Connectivity Program, a newly-launched program that provides discounts of up to $30 a month toward internet service for low-income families.





K.I.S.S. Program Update

The K.I.S.S. shredding program sponsored by the Columbia County Clerk’s office has announced the dates for the shredding program for 2022. Bins are available in the lobby of the Town Hall available during the Town Clerk’s normal business hours.









Livingston Free Library Announcement

The Livingston Free Library is open for limited browsing and check out. You can either call the library (518-851-2270) during business hours, or email the library ( to ask to have your items checked out and put on a table outside the back door, off the handicap ramp. We our doing our share to help keep our patrons and staff safe.

The Columbia County Libraries Association is sponsoring on Wednesday, February 16th at 6 PM- Black Citizenship in the Era of Jim Crow, a virtual presentation from the New York Historical Society.

Black Citizenship in the Era of Jim Crow

The Livingston Free Library is sponsoring a virtual program, Black Bears in New York on February 24th at 7 pm

Black Bears in NYS

To register for programs, email















Public WiFi for Students

The Town of Livingston is now offering a public Wi-Fi “hot spot” for access to the internet via laptops as well as web-enabled devices such as cellphones and tablets.There are a few important rules that users must follow in order to access the public hot spots, which include:

  • Requiring users who drive to the town hall, to remain in their vehicles for the duration of internet usage.
  • Requiring users who walk or take public transportation to the town hall, to practices social distancing and to remain at least six feet away from others and urging them to wear a mask or a mouth/nose covering.
  • To access to the public hot spots, click the Wi-Fi icon on the web-enabled device or press its corresponding button to open the Wi-Fi application. On a Windows laptop, this function is typically located on the taskbar or “system tray” along the bottom right of the screen.  On a Mac laptop, this function is typically located on the menu bar along the top right of the screen.Select “Livingston-Public” or “Livingston-Public-5G” to connect.

Masks will be available at the Town Hall Please call and leave a message for the Town Clerk at 518-851-9441 Ext. 310 if you need one


There are no current cancellations

Court Information

The court is open Thursdays beginning at 5 pm

Should you have any questions, please contact the Court Clerk at (518) 851-9441 ext 312 .

Staff will be in touch about when to come to court.

Safe at Home Program

The mission of Safe@Home (Neighbor helping Neighbor Program) is to assist the Elderly to remain at home for as long as possible. The members of this group will help by recommending assistance from the Office of Aging (518) 828-4258 or thru neighbors willing to help. To access this group, call the Town Clerk (518) 851-9441 ext. 310

If you or anyone you know needs help to successfully age at home

Town Board Announcement-Twin Lakes Pass Info


Information on the new Summer Permitting process at Twin Lakes

Changes at North Twin Lake Park
Invasive species information
Invasive Species-Twin Lakes

Columbia County Health Care Consortium

The Columbia County Health Care Consortium is still providing services such as doing non emergency transportation and the health care navigators are available for those needing to sign up for health insurance. Please call 518-822-8820 if you are in need of any of their services.

DEC Hunting Licences

Hunting Licenses for the 2021-2022 season will be on sale at the Town Clerk’s Office starting on August 2nd during normal business hours. DMPs are available till Oct 1st.

Rabies Clinics

The Columbia County Dept. of Health has announced their 2021 Rabies Clinic Schedule

Rabies Clinics 2021

Empire State Trail

The State of NY has a draft proposal of an Empire State Trail that will run thru the Town of Livingston.

Empire State Trail proposal

Street Light Outage?

To Report a Street Light Outage thru National Grid

Local Laws Adopted

Town has adopted Local Law # 2 of 2021 amending the Zoning Law in regards to Solar Energy Uses

Local Law # 2 of 2021

Town has adopted Local Law # 4 of 2017 amending the Zoning Law to provide for boundary line/lot line adjustments

Local Law #4 of 2017

Town has adopted Local Law # 3 of 2017 amending the Zoning Law related to Mines and Mining

Local Law #3 of 2017

Town has adopted  Local Law # 1 of 2017 amending the Zoning Law related to Solar Energy Uses

TOL LL1 of 2017 Solar 12292016 after CCPB comment

Notice from Code Enforcement Office

Beginning April 6, 2016, regulated parties may use either the current or newly adopted provisions of the Uniform Code to represent compliance as part of a building permit application. The new Uniform Code and Energy Code will take effect on October 3, 2016.

Food and Friendship Program

The Columbia County Office of Aging continues to serve 60+ Seniors with the Food & Friendship program located in the Elizaville Firehouse at:

1575 CR 19 Elizaville
Tuesdays and Fridays 10:30-1:30.

Programs include speakers addressing legal issues, nutrition, safety and health concerns, exercise programs, games with prizes and social interaction.

Seniors should call 828-7538 by 1pm the day before (Mon and Thurs) to make reservations.

Town Hall Information

Town Clerk

518-851-9441 x310
518-851-2466 (Fax)
Office Hours
Sun-Mon closed
Tues, Weds, Fri 9-3
Thurs 3-6
Sat 9-12

Town Court

518-851-9441 x312
518-851-3750  (Fax)
Court is in session on Thursdays- **See “more info” for exact times
Court office open Fridays 9am-2:30pm.
more info

Livingston Town Hall

County Route 19
Livingston, NY 12541


Mailing Address:

PO Box 65
Livingston, NY 12541

Overnight Mail/Deliveries/GPS:

119 CR 19, Hudson, NY 12534