On Saturday, July 23, 2016, the Walton Flood Commission and Flood Plain Manager Stephen Dutcher held an event at Veterans Plaza (formerly Walton Reporter Building). The day was spent informing the public of the progress that has been made through flood mitigation work since the flood of 2006 and displays were available to show future work that will be done. Many enjoyed music by Coyote Junction, good food, and watching the local 4-H groups plant new shrubs and trees (Thank you!).
The Town and Village of Walton Code Enforcement Offices are accepting applications for Catskill Watershed Corporation’s fuel oil and propane tank anchoring program. This program is open to all Town and Village property owners who’s property is located within the special flood hazard area (Areas shown on the flood maps within the 500 year event). The program will pay the full cost of anchoring your propane tank 420 lb. or less and fuel oil tanks 330 gallon or less. For more information or to get an application contact Steve Dutcher at 607-865-4358 or 607-865-5204.
The Town of Walton will hold a tire clean up for Walton residents on May 19th – May 21, 2016 @ the Town Highway Garage, 25091 State Highway 10.
Time: 7:00 am to 2:00 pm daily
- Limited to passenger car and light truck tires only. No dump truck/tractor trailer tires.
- All tires must be off the rim – no rims will be accepted.
- Maximum 8 tires per household. No commercial businesses please.
The Town of Walton is seeking a part time (20hr per week) Sole Assessor. Candidates should be a NYS Certified Assessor or Certified by ORPTS as a candidate for assessor or a minimum of 2 years experience involving the valuation of real property. Data collection experience is required. Applicants should possess excellent written and verbal skills, detailed orientated, customer service skills, and computer literacy. Applicants should be proficient in RPS V4. A valid driver’s license is required Applications may be picked up at 129 North Street, Walton, NY 13856 or can be found on line at: https://www.tax.ny.gov/pdf/current_forms/orpts/rp3006_fill_in.pdf For additional information, call 607-865-4052.
The Code Enforcement Officer will hold a flood damage repair informational meeting on October 21, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at the Village Hall.
This meeting is open to all contractors. Please contact Stephen Dutcher at 607-865-5204 for information and registration.
The Town of Walton will issue RFP to provide a reassessment of all local assessed properties within the assessing unit. Walton RFP Final
A FedEx Drop Box is now located at the Walton Town Hall. Supplies are located within the box and a pickup indicator to advise if a pick up has occurred for the day. Customers with questions about a pickup or supplies will need to contact FedEx directly.
West Branch Delaware River Village and Town of Walton Local Flood Analysis
The Walton Flood Commission and Delaware County Soil and Water Conservation District held a Public Informational Meeting on February 4, 2015.
The purpose of the meeting was to review the Local Flood Analysis (FLA) process and future flood mitigation options and goals for Walton. The following link has been provided by Milone and MacBroome to provide you with more information.
You will need the following user name and password to access the documents.
User name: Walton
Eligible consumers having income at or below 135% of the federal poverty guidelines may qualify for Lifeline Discount Telephone Service. Contact (518)474-1788 or www.AskPSC.com