Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I buy garbage stickers?

Tracy Memorial Village Hall
Sunoco (Hudson Ave.)
Citgo (at the stoplight)
Stewart’s (Church St.)

What day is the garbage picked up?

County Waste picks up garbage and recyclables throughout the Village on Wednesday mornings, until about 1:00 pm. If certain holidays fall on a Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday, pickup will be on Thursday.
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Is there a local solid waste transfer station?

Columbia County Solid Waste Department transfer station is located on Rte. 295 between Chatham and East Chatham. The transfer station is open Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 7:30am-4:00pm. Current list of fees can be viewed here.

When will leaves and brush be picked up?

Village of Chatham Department of Public Works will pick up leaves and brush for a few weeks in the Spring and Fall. The schedule may vary depending on the weather, but it usually happens in April and November. An announcement will be posted on this website and will also appear in the Village Newsletter that comes with your water bill. For more information, contact the Village Clerk.

When will I receive my Village tax bill?

Village tax bills are mailed on June 1 and are payable to the Village Treasurer during the month of June without penalty. A 5% penalty is added in July and an additional 1% each month thereafter.

When will I receive my water bill?

Water/sewer bills are mailed quarterly around December 1, March 1, June 1 and September 1.

When is the Village Board of Trustees meeting?

Meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Tracy Memorial Village Hall. Workshop meetings, if held, are on the fourth Thursday. All meetings are open to the public. Special meetings will be posted on this website and announced in the Register-Star and The Columbia Paper.

Can I leave my car parked on the street overnight?

Vehicles parked on Village streets must be moved a minimum of once every 24 hours. Overnight parking on Village streets is prohibited from Nov. 15 to Apr. 15.

When is the Tracy Memorial Village Hall open?

M   closed
Tu  9am – 4pm
W   9am – 4pm
Th  11:30am – 7pm
F   9am – 4pm