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Introduction

Welcome to the Town of Kirkland

Founded in 1787 by pioneers from Connecticut, the picturesque village was widely known during the 19th century for its many private secondary schools, a distinction that earned it the sobriquet Schooltown. For nearly 100 years, these academies and seminaries met the educational needs of hundreds of students throughout the Northeast, including U.S. president Grover Cleveland, Red Cross founder Clara Barton and transcontinental railroad visionary and university founder Leland Stanford.Other famous people in American history attended Hamilton College, which sits atop a hill overlooking the village. Founded in 1793 as the Hamilton-Oneida Academy by the Revered Samuel Kirkland, a missionary to the Oneida Indians, it was chartered as a college in 1812 by the New York State Board of Regents. Today it stands as one of America's oldest and finest liberal arts colleges. Among its many prestigious alumni are abolitionist Gerrit Smith, U.S. Vice President James Sherman, painter Daniel Huntington, poet Ezra Pound, and distinguished statesman Elihu Root.  With its beautiful trees charming small-town atmosphere, Clinton is also a wonderful place to take a leisurely stroll. While visitors might easily spend several days taking advantage of all that Clinton has to offer, the village's central location, nice restaurants, and variety of bed and breakfasts also make it an ideal location from which to explore other regional attractions. In addition to its many beautiful scenic vistas, Central New York is rich in American history. Visitors to the area can visit the Erie Canal Village, Fort Stanwix National Monument, the Oriskany Battlefield and the Baron Von Steuben Memorial. Whether you are a lifetime resident, just passing through or new to the area... we hope that Clinton feels like home to you. See you around town!

 

Officials:
Supervisor - Robert J. Meelan
Deputy Supervisor - Garry Colarusso
Councilmembers - Michael D. O'Neil
Councilmembers - Fred Lomanto
Councilmembers - Garry Colarusso
Councilmembers - Donna Yando
Town Clerk - Donna Maxam
Receiver of Taxes - Sarah McCullough
Assessor - Nina Wallace
Superintendent of Highways - Jon Scott
TOWN PARK UPDATES!

THE TOWN PARK HAS RECIEVED A FUN NEW PLAYGROUND AREA THANKS TO A GENEROUS DONATION FROM THE TOWN AND GOWN!

OUR PARKS AND REC DEPARTMENT ALONG WITH SOME ASSISTANCE FROM THE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT DID A BEAUTIFUL JOB WITH THE PROJECT. 

COME UP AND CHECK IT OUT!! 

TO SEE SOME PICTURES CLICK ON DEPARTMENTS AND THEN PARKS AND RECREATION! 

2019 Village Concert Series On The Green

Concerts are every Tuesday on the Village Green from 7pm-9pm

July 2nd- The Swamp Drivers July 9th- Fritz's Polka Band July 16th- Floyd Community Band July 23rd- Stage Road July 30th- Small Town Big Band

August 6th- MoJoTo/Monk, John & Tom August 13th- Steppin Up August 20th- Blarney Rebel Band

2019 Transfer Station

2019 Transfer Station OPENS May 1, 2019 thru October 30, 2019


 


Wednesdays from 3:30pm 5:15pm and Saturday's from 8:00am to 11:30am

Old/Expired Prescriptions

Old/Expired Prescriptions Can Now Be Dropped Off At The Town Hall/Supervisor's Office Between Normal Office Hours

 

Monday Through Friday

 

9:30am to 4:30pm