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Dannemora is a charming town located in the northern region of New York State. With a population of just over 4,000 people, Dannemora offers a peaceful and friendly atmosphere, away from the hustle and bustle of larger cities. Despite its small size, the town is steeped in history, with roots dating back to the early 19th century. Dannemora is home to beautiful parks, friendly locals, and a rich cultural heritage, making it a wonderful place to live, work, and visit. Whether you're looking to explore its history, enjoy the great outdoors, or simply relax and unwind, Dannemora has something for everyone.


Explore Chazy Lake where you can enjoy a relaxing day of fishing, paddling and swimming at Chazy Lake Beach. The Chazy Lake Boat Launch, located off Route 374, provides easy access for boaters at the northwest end. Once the water freezes, ice fishing and snowmobiling on Chazy Lake become extremely popular activities during the quiet winter months.


Chazy Lake Beach Park Open

  • The Chazy Lake Beach Park is now open. The beach will officially open on June 29th when lifeguards are on duty.

Notice of Public Hearing

  • A public hearing is scheduled for 4:30pm on June 26th at the Town Municipal Building on Higby Road in Chazy Lake. The subject of the Hearing is the proposed Local Law to Change the position of the Highway Superintendent from Elected to Appointed (hired). The following fact sheets will give you a brief introduction to the subject to be discussed. The Town's Rules of Order for Public Hearings will be observed. The regular monthly meeting will follow immediately after the close of the public hearing.

Town of Dannemora Comprehensive Plan Committee

  • The Town of Dannemora is asking for volunteers willing to serve on a Comprehensive Plan committee. Please visit our Comprehensive Plan website for more information and if you are interested, please call the Town Offices by June 24th, 518-492-7541 ext 1 or 2.

Energy Efficiency

  • For several years, the Town of Dannemora has been working towards increased energy efficiency, with benchmarking playing a significant role in this initiative. Here is the benchmarking report for the past eight years. Click HERE for the report.

Town Parks Update

  • Things are moving forward with the town parks getting ready for summer! We have rubber mulch ready to be added to all the playgrounds and the vandalism at the beach is almost completely repaired.

  • And more good news. Approval finally came through that we can proceed with our plans for the Veterans Park. We will have made great strides by the end of June toward our goal of using this modest plot of land for its intended purpose.


Exciting News: Convenient Online Water and Sewer Payments Now Available!

  • Managing your water and sewer payments just got easier! Introducing our brand-new online payment feature for hassle-free transactions. Here's how to get started: 


  • Simply click HERE to open the water and sewer payment portal.

  • You can pay your water bill in April and May without penalty. Beginning in June, YOU MUST ADD A 5% PENALTY of the original charge to your payment.

  • You can pay your sewer bill in June, July, and August without penalty, beginning in September YOU MUST ADD A 5% PENALTY of the original charge to your payment.


  • The online payment portal will NOT automatically add any penalties that are owed. All payments must be received before November 1st. If not received before November 1st they will be sent to the County for relevy. Any questions or if you need assistance, please contact the Town Clerk’s office during office hours or email


Meeting Minutes


Monthly Town Board Meetings

  • Monthly Town Board meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 5:00pm.

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