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January 26, 2021 at 7:30 PM

The Town of Monroe Zoning Board of Appeals has a regular scheduled Meeting for January 26, 2021 at 7:30 PM. This meeting will be held via Zoom. All interested parties may attend the Meeting by videoconferencing or by telephone as follows:


Meeting link:

Meeting Number: 836 7300 3231

Passcode: 254107 


Dial in: 1-929-205-6099
Access Code: 836 7300 3231

In accordance with Executive Order 202.1 issued by New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo on March 12, 2020 suspending the New York State Open Meetings Law (Article 7 of the Public Officers Law) to the extent necessary to permit public bodies to meet and take actions without permitting in public in-person access to meetings and authorizing such meetings to be held remotely by conference call or similar service, physical attendance by the public at the meeting will not be permitted. The public may view or listen to the meeting via Zoom as set forth above and a recording of the meeting will subsequently be made available on the Town’s website.

Dated:  January 25, 2021

Monroe, New York



Town of Monroe
Tax Collector’s Notice

Please Take Notice That, the Tax Collector’s Office, for the Town of Monroe will be collecting taxes at 1465 Orange Turnpike, Monroe, New York during the months of January 1st – March 31st 2021 from 9:00 am until 2:00 P.M. Payments by mail send to Town of Monroe Tax Collector 1465 Orange Turnpike Monroe, New York 10950. Online payments by credit card or e-check go to click on pay bills online. Please make all check, cashier’s check or money order payments out to Town of Monroe Tax Collector. No cash payments will be accepted. Payments made during the month of February: a 1% penalty will be added. Payments may be made during the month of March: a 2% penalty will be added.

Last day for acceptance of payment of taxes will be collected March 31, 2021. Tax payments made March 31st 2021 must be paid to the Orange County Commissioner of Finance.

Dated: December 31, 2020

 Mary Ellen F. Beams
 Tax Collector, Town of Monroe

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Ethics Board of the Town of Monroe, New York as follows:

The Town of Monroe Ethics Board will meet for their annual reorganization meeting on

January 27, 2021 at 7pm at the Monroe Senior Center located at 101 Mine Road, Monroe. The purpose of the meeting is to set the monthly 2021 schedule and any other business that comes before the board.

Thomas J. Sullivan

Town of Monroe Board of Ethics

Dated: January 19, 2021

Monroe, NY 10950

Please click here for information regarding Williams Court Boil Water Advisory Has Been Lifted (Water District #8).

Please click here for information regarding Trailhead Access to Heritage Trail in Harriman Will be Closed Temporarily Beginning 1/25/2021.

Please click here for information regarding the January 2021 Monthly Update.

Please click here to view the Agenda.

The Town of Monroe Planning Board is pleased to announce the return of in-person Planning Board Meetings at Town Hall, 1465 Orange Turnpike, Monroe, New York.

Please note that all Planning Board meetings going forward will be held at the Town Hall Meeting Room. A maximum of 32 individuals will be admitted to all meetings on a first come, first serve basis until further notice. Individuals exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 (cough, fever, difficulty breathing) will not be allowed within the building to protect the health and safety of others.

Given the current times, please note the following procedures that must be adhered to should you choose to attend a meeting:

-  A mask must be worn while entering and exiting the building and for the entire duration of your attendance.

- All meeting attendees must enter the meeting room directly from the patio doors located off the upper parking lot on the Reynolds Road side of the building where a contactless temperature check will be conducted. To assist in contact tracing efforts, meeting attendees will be asked to provide their name and contact information. All temperatures under 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit will be recorded as a pass on a log-sheet. When a body temperature above 100.4 is detected, the actual temperature reading will be recorded and traced, and it will be noted as “fail” on the log-sheet. Any individual with an elevated body temperature of 100.4 will be asked to return home immediately and contact their physician.

In addition to a temperature check, all visitors will be asked the following questions:

- Have you come in close contact (within 6 feet) with someone who has a laboratory confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis in the past 14 days?

-  Do you have any of the following: fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat?

We are excited to share the newly renovated meeting room with our residents. We appreciate your cooperation in adhering to our safety guidelines and thank you for your ongoing patience and support!

All Town of Monroe offices will be closed Monday January 18, 2021 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Offices will re-open Tuesday January 19, 2021 at 8:00 AM.