Text Box: Elizabethtown, NY is the Home 
of the Essex County Seat of Government 
and is known as the “Eastern Gateway 
to the Adirondack High Peaks”. 

Our town is peaceful and quiet,
 offering a museum, restaurants, shops, 
a library, antique stores, tennis courts, 
and a 9-hole golf course. 

Activities you can enjoy are skiing, biking, 
horseback riding, birding, hiking, 
fishing, canoeing and snowshoeing.

This is a perfect spot 
for outdoor enthusiasts of all pursuits; 
come visit, 
relax and explore! 

Text Box: Northern Border Regional Commission funding!

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Elizabethtown Lewis Emergency Squad

Could you be a squad member?

Drivers must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age at the time of application.  They must have a current CPR card and complete the designated squad driver’s training as well as submit the designated squad physical after the approval by the agency. These requirements are paid for by the agency. In addition, the applicant must attend an Emergency Vehicle Operations course at their earliest convenience. Member must attend monthly squad  meetings and trainings. All members must sign up for a minimum of 12 hours per month.

Active Junior members must be at least sixteen (16) years of age and less than twenty-one (21) years of age. They must also have a current CPR card and complete the designated squad physical. Training is provided by the agency. Junior members must be able to qualify for extra curriculum activities at school and have a permission slip from their parent. These members cannot take call after 9p on a school night. Member must attend monthly squad meetings and trainings. All members must sign up for a minimum of 12 hours per month.

EMS Attendants are individuals that help the EMT in charge on calls, an extra pair of hands. This member must complete the designated squad physical and become CPR certified. All requirements are paid for by the agency. Member must attend monthly squad meetings and trainings. All members must sign up for a minimum of 12 hours per month.

No Active member will be allowed to drive the ambulance until age twenty-one (21) and until he/she has completed driving requirements.

At a minimum each squad member puts in 12 hrs of on-call time, 1 hr for meetings and 1 hour for trainings. Could you give 14 hrs a month?

For more information contact Patty Bashaw at:  car3ofa@gmail.com or (518) 873-2122



Covid - 19 Test Expirations / Extensions

Covid - 19 Questions - School Year 2022-2023

Covid - 19 Update - 09/2022


FEMA will begin accepting applications for Funeral Assistance through our dedicated call center beginning on Monday, April 12th. The following number will be used for those applying: 844-684-6333. The Funeral Assistance website (https://www.fema.gov/disasters/coronavirus/economic/funeral-assistance) has been updated to include this information.

 Thank you

Jose J. Davila

Intergovernmental Affairs|FEMA Region 2

Mobile: 305-283-1511




Adirondack Community Action Programs

Adirondack Health Institute

Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce



Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Certified Nursing Assistant - Hand Washing Guidance

Childhood Inflammatory Disease / Letters to Providers



Department of Homeland Security


Elizabethtown Shopping Assistance

Essex County IDA - Business Grants / Loans

Essex County In The Park

Essex County Office of the Aging - Vaccination Scheduling Assistance


Mental Health - Protect your families mental health during COVID-19


New York State Cleaning Guidance

NYS Dept of Health

NYS Dept of Health COVID-19 Tracker

NYS Dept of Labor

North Country Local Suppliers List

North Country SPCA


Protect Your Family’s Mental Health During COVID-19


Shopping Assistance - Local

Small Business Administration

Social Security - Online Services





The White House


United Way Adirondack Region—Community Resources

US Chamber of Commerce - Save Small Business

US Dept of Homeland Security



Regional Monitoring Dashboard

Tracking2 COVID-19  /  nCOV2019.live

Tracking at the Community Level


Town Hall / Town Clerk Hours


Monday - Thursday: 8:00 to 2:00


Business can be conducted via

telephone (518) 873-6555

or email:




Dump stickers can be mailed

or an appointment can be scheduled for pick up.


The Town has the capability of accepting

debit or credit cards to help meet your needs.



Landfill stickers and punch cards can be purchased directly from the landfill on Saturdays between the hours of 9:00 A.M. and 3:00 P.M.

Elizabethtown Town Board


will have “GoToMeeting”

links on the Town’s

Facebook page before each meeting;

 the third Tuesday of the month, unless otherwise noted.

Use Facebook icon  to be redirected

Town Hall (18) 873-6555 / Court (518) 873-2047

Fax (518) 873-9584 / TownHall@elizabethtown-ny.gov


Year Round Destination

7563 Court Street, PO Box 265, Elizabethtown, New York 12932-0265