Local GOvernment

Supervisor, Noel H. Merrihew, III


Chief Financial Officer



Philip Hutchins, Deputy Supervisor

Clerk to the Supervisor, Website Administrator, Water District Administrator:

             Mary Sue Wolson


Town Clerk, Tax Collector, Registrar, Water District Clerk:

             Janet E. Cross




Town Council

             Jeff Allott                     Ben Morris

             Cathy Reusser            Bill Wright      

Dog Control Officer: Todd Christian

             Telephone:  (518) 873-9100


All dogs in the Town of Elizabethtown must be registered. If you are 65 or older it is free to register!
Contact the Town Clerk for an application.

Fees are $5.00 for a spayed/neutered pet or $12.00 for unspayed/unneutered pet. Rabies certificate is required.

Rabies clinics are available throughout Essex County.

Assessor: Bruce Caza


             Telephone: (518) 873-6555

             Cell: (518) 569-0799

             Fax: (518) 873-9584


Assessor Hours:  Wednesdays 10:00 - 2:00

                                       Or by appointment

Judges:  Peter Deming

               Richard Olcott


             Telephone: (518) 873-2047

             Fax: (518) 873-6571

Court Hours: Thursdays at 1:30 PM

Judges hold court alternate Thursdays

Building & Code Officer: Gordon Costin

Water District Deputy


             Telephone: (518) 873-6555

             Cell: (518) 637-5620

             Fax: (518) 873-9584

             Email: Code@elizabethtown-ny.gov


Office Hours: Wednesday 9:00 AM until Noon


Building Permit Application                    


Department of Public Works

Superintendent: Michael Drew


Deputy Superintendent: Keith Denton, Sr.


             Telephone: (518) 873-2020

             Cell: (518) 396-9130

             Fax: (518) 873-2539

             Email: Highway@elizabethtown-ny.gov

Year Round Destination

Town of Elizabethtown

New York

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

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