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Whether you’re a visitor or a resident, or considering becoming one, we’re glad you’re here.


Village Board of Trustees | 2nd Mon @ 7pm at the Village Hall. Board meetings are open to the public. To comment or ask questions in person sign up in advance by contacting the Village clerk (email [email protected] or phone 518-672-7032) before the office closes at Noon the Friday before the meeting. The Village Hall can be reached via a wheelchair-accessible ramp to the right of the Village Office at 124 Main Street and from an entrance to the second floor on Maple Avenue to the left of the Fire Station doors. Meetings are limited to social distancing regulations and capacity, and masks are required.


Village Board Workshop | 4th Wed @ 7PM, Village Office. Workshops are informal discussions about municipal business. Workshops are open to the public, but participation is limited to the board.

Library Board of Trustees | 1st Wed @7PM, Philmont Library.

Planning Board | 3rd Tue @7PM, Village Hall, during months when there’s business to conduct. (Check “Upcoming Meetings,” below, for schedule.)

Zoning Board of Appeals | 2nd Thurs @7PM, Village Hall, during months when there’s business to conduct. (Check “Upcoming Meetings,” below, for schedule.)

Upcoming Meetings


Vernon Higgins Scholarship Sub Night

Vernon Higgins Scholarship Sub Night

Starting February 3rd 1st Friday of the month through April 7th. 4 pm - 6:30pm NEW MENU ITEMS Fish Fry ...
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Hopkins House Facade at 56 Main Street in Philmont, NY

Philmont Awarded $800,000 in State Funding to Restore 56 Main Street

The Hopkins House, 56 Main Street The Village of Philmont has received an $800,000 New York State grant award. Trustee ...
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Mark Rowntree and Lily Hindes rebuilding the Summit Lake dock

Thanks to 4 Volunteers and a CLT Grant, Summit Lake Has a Rebuilt Dock!

Volunteers Mark Rowntree, Lily Hindes, Stefan Ambrose and Debra Gitterman worked in the cold last days of 2022 to rebuild ...
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Robin Andrews, Chair of the Philmont Comprehensive Plan Update Committee

Robin Andrews Successfully Applies for 2 Grants to Update Philmont’s Comprehensive Plan

Volunteer Robin Andrews was appointed by Mayor Brian Johnson in 2022 to chair the Comprehensive Plan Update Committee. In 2022, ...
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Philmont Announces Grant Award text on green background

Press Release | Philmont Awarded 4 Grants Totaling More Than $850,000

PHILMONT — The Village of Philmont announces that it has received more than $850,000 in state-funded grants thanks to the ...
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A section of the Harlem Valley Rail Trail under a canopy of trees.

In The News | Harlem Valley Rail Trail Awarded Grant for Philmont-Chatham Expansion

The Harlem Valley Rail Trail Association (HVRT) has been awarded a $375,000 state grant to design a new segment of ...
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Philmont Community Day 2022 Committee Meeting

Community Day Committee Meeting

The January meeting of the Community Day Committee will be held on Saturday, January 21 at 5:00pm at the Philmont ...
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Dedication Ceremony for George Brehm, Jr. Memorial Garden | Saturday, Jan 28, 1pm at the Community Center

Dedication Ceremony for George Brehm, Jr. Memorial Garden | Saturday, Jan 28, 1pm at the Community Center

Our community has suffered a great loss with the passing of our dear friend and neighbor, George Brehm. George gave ...
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McNan's Variety Foods | Michael and Nancy

Donate | Friends of McNan’s

For the past 2+ years of the pandemic, McNan's Variety Foods has heroically not raised their prices and now, on ...
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Strings of colorful holiday lights

2022 Holiday Lighting Contest Winners

­­­­­­­ Best Street: Columbia Avenue | download the flyer ...
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Philmont Community Day 2023

What Do You Want Community Day 2023 To Be? Take the Community Day Survey.

Share your ideas about what you'd like Philmont Community Day 2023 to be! Fill out this brief online survey. Hard ...
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Philmont Hometown Heroes Banner Program

HOMETOWN HEROES BANNER PROGRAM. Philmont American Legion Minkler-Seery Post 252. (Banner Application Deadline: March 31, 2023.)

The banner program was a big success last year and met with a multitude of welcomed comments. Put your hero ...
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Village of Philmont Volunteer Fire Department Toyne Fire Truck Referendum

Register Your Rental Property or Vacant Building with the Philmont Buildings Department.

Winter Village Laws: No on-street parking from midnight to 6am, Dec. 1 - Apr. 1. Sidewalks that are not cleared of snow and ice 24 hours after a storm will be cleared by the village at a cost of $2 a linear foot to the property owner of the adjoining premise. Read the local laws.

To Speak at Village Board Meetings: Remember to sign up before noon the Friday before by emailing [email protected], calling (518) 672-7032, or stopping by the Village office.

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