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Erosion, Sediment Control and Stormwater TrainingSeptember 23rd, 20228:00 AM - 12:00 PMTraining conducted through ZoomRegistration Information:www.essexcountyswcd.org/trainings.html/ ... See MoreSee Less
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ESSEX COUNTY NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING & SPECIAL BOARD MEETING:-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Public Hearing - Please be advised that the Essex County Board of Supervisors will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, August 15, 2022 at 11:30 a.m. in the Essex County Board of Supervisors' Chambers, 7551 Court Street, Essex County Government Center, Elizabethtown, New York, to consider the following:1. A public hearing on proposed 2022-2023 operating budget of the North Country Community College.Thank you for your consideration in this matter.-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Special Board Meeting - Upon the direction of Shaun Gillilland, Chairman, you are hereby notified, that pursuant to and in accordance with Section 151 of the County Law, a Special BoardMeeting of the Essex County Board of Supervisors will be held at Elizabethtown, New York at the Essex County Board of Supervisors Chambers on Monday, August 15, 2022 at 11:45 a.m., for the purposes of:1. A resolution authorizing the approval of the proposed 2022-2023 North Country Community College Operating Budget in the amount of $15,304,533.00, and further authorizing the total proposed contribution from County sponsors with Essex County's share being $1,190,000.00 operating and $50,000.00 capital funding.2. Appoint a Republican Essex County Commissioner of Elections to fill the vacancy left by Allison McGahay.3. Resolution establishing a Standard Work Day and Time Reporting to be submitted to the New York State and Local Retirement System for the following Supervisors: Jeff Subra, Ken Hughes, Mark Wright and Clayton Barber and others listed on the NYS Reporting Resolution that have not submitted their record of activity.4. Resolution to ratify the proposed contract between North Country Community College and the Board of Trustees of North Country Community College and the North Country Community College Association of Professionals (NCCCAP) effective September 1, 2022 through August 31, 2025. As a sponsoring County of North Country Community College, Essex County is required to ratify proposed contracts before they can be implemented.Thank you for your consideration in this matter. ... See MoreSee Less
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🏘🏠🏡 Announcing the 2022 Essex County Tax Foreclosure Real Estate Auction 🏡🏠🏘When: August 10th @ 10:00 AMWhere: Best Western PlusTiconderoga Inn & Suites260 Burgoyne RoadTiconderoga, NY 128832022 Essex County Tax Foreclosure Auction Online Page: aarauctions.com/servlet/Search.do?auctionId=54872022 Essex County Tax Foreclosure Real Estate Auction Packet: essexcountyny.gov/wp/wp-content/uploads/2022/07/2022-Essex-County-Tax-Foreclosure-Real-Estate-Auc...2022 Essex County Tax Foreclosure Information Page: essexcountyny.gov/2022-essex-county-tax.../ ... See MoreSee Less
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ESSEX COUNTY NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING:Essex County will hold a public hearing on Monday, July 25, 2022 at 9:30 a.m. at the Board of Supervisors Chambers, Essex County Government Center, 7551 Court Street, Elizabethtown, NY for the purpose of hearing public comments on the Essex County’s community development needs, and to discuss the possible submission of one or more Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) applications for the 2022 program year.The CDBG program is administered by the New York State Office of Community Renewal (OCR), and will make available to eligible local governments approximately $10 million for the 2022 program year for housing, economic development, public facilities, public infrastructure, and planning activities, with the principal purpose of benefitting low/moderate income persons. Essex County is applying for approximately $800,000 in CDBG funds to fund housing rehabilitation and homebuyer assistance activities. The hearing will provide further information about the CDBG program and will allow for citizen participation in the development of any proposed grant applications and/or to provide technical assistance to develop alternate proposals.Comments on the CDBG program or proposed project(s) will be received at this time. The hearing is being conducted pursuant to Section 570.486, Subpart I of the CFR and in compliance with the requirements of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended.The Essex County Government Center is accessible to persons with disabilities. If special accommodations are needed for persons with disabilities, those with hearing impairments, or those in need of translation from English, those individuals should contact Judith Garrison, Clerk of the Board at 518-873-3353 at least one week in advance of the hearing date to allow for necessary arrangements. Written comments may also be submitted to Judith Garrison, Clerk of the Board, Essex County, P.O. Box 217, Elizabethtown, NY 12932 until Wednesday, July 27, 2022.Dated: July 7, 2022 ... See MoreSee Less
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All Essex County Offices will be closed Monday, July 4th, 2022 for Independence Day. 🇺🇸 Have a Happy Independence Day! 🇺🇸*Please Note*: Offices such as County Dispatch and County Jail do not close for Holidays, but these offices may be closed to the public. ... See MoreSee Less
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Welcome to the Essex County Government Center website. The world-famous, picturesque mountain village of Lake Placid, nestled in the scenic High Peaks of the Adirondacks and the shores of Mirror Lake in Essex County, is the proud site of legendary performances in two Winter Olympics. Hike in the highest peaks and vast pristine forests of the Adirondacks, or take your canoe and fishing pole to numerous ponds, lakes, and rivers.  Go boating on Lake Placid, relax in the lakeside towns along Lake Champlain or Schroon Lake, experience the rich history of Fort Ticonderoga, or explore the Ausable Chasm. Take a virtual tour of the Adirondacks. The County offers many more seasonal and year-round recreational and cultural activities. For reservations at the Essex County Fairgrounds in Westport, please call (518) 873-3744. For facility use permit requests, storage or fee schedules, please visit the Fairgrounds website. (Background image: ADK’s, Fall 2018 – courtesy of Anna Reynolds.)

Essex County Room Occupancy Tax Law | Room Occupancy Tax Registration Form with instructions and the Room Occupancy Tax Return Form with instructions.

New primary residence homeowners: REGISTER for STAR credit here!