Welcome

Welcome to Amenia! Our many unique and individual hamlets make up our one town and our unique and individual residents enrich your time here.  From baseball to cricket - farming to horticulture - fly fishing to enjoying our local aquaponically raised trout while dining out.  You'll find something that speaks to you here in the Town of Amenia.
blogger image 2133312724 We're located in north east Dutchess County, New York and between Amenia, Wassaic, South Amenia, Leedsville, Smithfield Valley, Amenia Union and South Amenia, we have a population of 4,436 as of the 2010 census. The name is derived from the Latin word, amoena, which means "pleasant to the eye" and you'll find that's true especially in our many vistas, views and parklands. 23b76 cricket5
Whether you're coming up on the Metro North Railroad Harlem line to Ten Mile River or Wassaic for the weekend (we're less than 2 hours from NY City), or driving down from upstate and New England for our special events, we welcome you to our home.

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 Community Events

    • Webutuck Valley Youth Soccer League Registration

      Registration forms are available here for the 2016 Webutuck Valley Youth Soccer League.

    • AMENIA SENIORS PICNIC

      AMENIA SENIORS PICNIC
      FREE
      DATE: SATURDAY, JULY 30TH
      LUNCH AT NOON
      PLACE: WASSAIC FIRE HOUSE
      SIGN UP DEADLINE JULY 24TH
      CALL MICHELE 877 9430
      AMENIA AND WASSAIC RESIDENTS ONLY
      NO CHILDREN

    • Pancake Breakfast - Wassaic Fire Company

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    • Open Seat Wassaic Board of Fire Commissioners

      Wassaic Board of Fire Commissioners seeks applications to fill the open Board of Fire Commissioners seat.  You must reside within the Wassaic Fire District to qualify for the position. Please submit your letter of interest to: 
       
      Board of Fire Commissioners
      Wassaic Fire District
      27 Firehouse Road
      PO Box 176
      Wassaic NY  12592
       
      The Board will review all applicants and appoint one person to fill the vacated seat.  Letter of Interest must be received by July 14, 2016 prior to the regular scheduled meeting.
    • Amenia Day Camp Summer Recreation

      Summer Camp 2016

    • 2016 Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

      DC Household Waste 2016

    • Senior Bus Trip - July 12

      Aqua Turf Club

      Tuesday, July 12, 2016
      Celebrate Italia 11 am - 3:30pm

      The Italian Connection Band
      Coffee & Donuts, Door Prizes, Complimentary Beverage
      Family Style Luncheon: soup/salad/pasta w/ sausage and meatballs/chicken cacciatore/vegetable /dessert

      $40.00 per person plus $2.00cash tip

      DEADLINE FRIDAY,JUNE 24, 2016

      Bus Departs: Tally Ho Estates8 am, Amenia Town Hall 8:30 am

      PLEASE COME 15 MINUTES EARLY

      Make checks out to Town of Amenia


      FOR DETAILS AND RESERVATIONSCALL MICHELE 877 9430

    • Wassaic - Ambulance Service Agreement

      The Ambulance Service Agreement between the Wassaic Fire District and NDP has been uploaded to the Document Center here.

    • MONTHLY MEETING NOTICE

      Please take notice that the Amenia Fire District #1 Board of Fire Commissioners in the Town of Amenia, County of Dutchess, New York will hold its meetings for the year 2016 on the Second Monday of each month at 6:30pm - on such day at the Amenia Fire House, 36B Mechanic Street, Amenia, New York, and beginning in January.


      All meetings are open to the public.


      This notice is being posted in accordance with the provisions of Section 94 of the public Officers Law of the State of New York.


      Dawn Marie Klingner
      District Secretary

    • Winter Basketball Signups

      Winter Basketball Sign-ups available now.  Click here for the form and additional information.

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 Town Updates

    • MONTHLY MEETING NOTICE

      Please take notice that the Amenia Town Board of the Town of Amenia, County of Dutchess, New York will hold its meetings for the year 2016 on the First and Third Thursday of each month at 7:00 o’clock P.M.; the Amenia Planning Board will hold its meetings on the Second and Fourth Wednesday of the month at 7:00P.M. and the Zoning Board of Appeals will hold its meetings on the Third Monday at 7:00P.M of the month- on such day at the Amenia Town Hall, 4988 Route 22, Amenia, New York, and beginning in January.

      All meetings are open to the public.

      This notice is being posted in accordance with the provisions of Section 94 of the public Officers Law of the State of New York.

      Dawn Marie Klingner
      Town Clerk

    • Town Hall Closings in December

      In observance of Christmas and New Year’s  we are closing the Town Hall on Thursday 12/24/15 and Thursday 12/31/15.  This year Christmas and New Year’s  fall on a Friday.

    • NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - Water Law Zoning Code Change

      NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

      TAKE NOTICE that the Town Board of the Town of Amenia will hold a public hearing at the Town Hall, 4988 Route 22, Amenia, New York on November 5 , 2015 at 7:00 o’clock p.m., on Proposed Local Law No.1 of 2015, entitled “Local Law Amending the Code of the Town of Amenia by Adding a New Chapter 119 entitled “Water” and Establishing Rules and Regulations Governing Installation of Water Mains, Service Connections, and Other Equipment and/or Fixtures in the Town Water District, and Any Extensions Thereof, and Concerning Other Matters of the Public Water Supply in the Town of Amenia”;

      TAKE FURTHER NOTICE, that copies of the aforesaid proposed local law will be available for examination at the Town of Amenia Town Hall, 4988 Route 22, Amenia, New York, during normal business hours on all business days between the date of this notice and the date of the public hearing. TAKE FURTHER NOTICE, that all persons interested and citizens shall have an opportunity to be heard on said proposal at the time and place aforesaid. Dated: Amenia, New York

      October 15, 2015

      DAWN MARIE KLINGNER, TOWN CLERK

    • Silo Ridge Resort Community Information

      The following information regarding Silo Ridge is available on their website:

      http://www.siloridgeseqra.com/

      Preliminary Site Plan and Subdivision Documents 
      Amended Master Development Plan Documents 
      Master Plan and Special Use Permit Documents 
      State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA) Documents 
      Monday, May 12, 2014

      Links to Documents:

      • Silo Ridge Preliminary Site Plan - Phase 1 and Subdivision Documents (March 6, 2014)
      • Silo Ridge Amended Master Development Plan and Special Use Permit Documents (March 6, 2014)
      • Silo Ridge Revised Environmental Assessment Form

       

      • Silo Ridge Master Development Plan submitted as complete 12/2/09 (Supersedes previous MDP submittals)
      • Silo Ridge Master Development Plan and Special Use Permit Application 3/30/09 (Supersedes 4/03/08 MDP)
      • Silo Ridge Final Environmental Impact Statement 9/16/08
      • Silo Ridge Master Development Plan 4/03/08 (Outdated and superseded by March 30, 2009 MDP)
      • Silo Ridge Preliminary Master Development Plan 2/7/08
      • Silo Ridge Draft Environmental Impact Statement 10/4/07

      A link to this information can also be found on the Planning Board page.

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