Cambridge Town Hall
846 County Route 59
Cambridge, NY 12816
Phone: 518-677-5532

Upcoming Events

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Welcome to the Town of Cambridge

Town of Cambridge, NYWelcome to the Town of Cambridge website. The Website Committee developed as a resource for the local community.

Most importantly the website is updated by members in the community, including you. We want to hear from you, particularly if you are interested in updating information on this website. Please contact us with feedback, and we look forward to hearing from you!

Cambridge is a small town with a unique character and strong sense of community. It’s a town where people care about others, where community events are a big part of community life. We’re located in south central Washington County. The area is made up of beautiful rolling hills, farms, a portion of the village of Cambridge and several small hamlets. 

Upcoming Town Board Meeting - The Town of Cambridge Town Board meeting is scheduled for Monday, February 14, 2022 - 7:30 PM, at the Cambridge Town Hall.

New - Standard Work Day and Reporting Resolution for Elected and Appointed Officials
Standard Work Day and Reporting Resolution for Elected and Appointed Officials (Form RS 2417-A) (pdf)

Washington County Broadband Internet Survey -
During this past year, we learned that our personal and economic well being rely on access to strong, affordable Internet access. Communities across the country are learning how critical Internet access is to support jobs, education, health care and more. Washington County is conducting a Broadband Survey in hopes of improving internet throughout the county. Please help by filling out the survey. Download the Quick Survey (pdf) or participate online @

Final Assessment Roll 2021 (pdf) Updated July 01, 2021

Tentative Assessment Roll 2021 (pdf) Updated May 01, 2021

COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS) Information

Reopening information for Capital Region
*Town Clerk's Office is now open, a mask is required to enter the building.
*The Assessor's will be back in the office starting again Tuesday June 30th.

The single greatest resource for businesses at this time is the website There is a NY State HOTLINE business may contact for specific questions. email or phone 518-270-1130.

As part of the response to the COVID-19 outbreak and in an effort to reduce exposure and the spread of the virus to our essential employees and members of our community, Washington County Board of Supervisors Chairman Samuel J. Hall issued an Executive Order under Article 24 of the Executive Law of the State of New York ordering all county facilities be closed to the public as of the close of business on March 18, 2020.

Washington County Board of Supervisors Chairman Samuel J. Hall has declared a State of Emergency for Washington County, effective as of 2:00 PM today (March 16, 2020) and will remain in effect until May 15, 2020, or until rescinded. The State of Emergency allows the county to continue facilitating the ongoing response to COVID-19 and to provide the County of Washington and local organizations with the flexibility needed to respond to this imminent threat to public health, safety and quality of life. For more information see:

Town Clerk
In compliance with social distancing the Town Clerk can be reached
(518) 677-5532 Town Clerk's Webpage

Clerk to the Assessor is in on Wednesday 8:30 - 4:00 PM.
Assessor in office/field work on Saturday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM.
If the Assessor can not be reached in the office (518) 677-3952 try CELL #(518) 760-3139. Assessor's Webpage

Code Enforcement
Attention Town of Cambridge Residents: The town is now contracting Code Enforcement through Washington County.
Any questions please Phone: (518) 746-2150

Washington County Code Enforcement
In compliance with social distancing all Code Enforcement related questions and appointments should be directed to Washington County, Code Enforcement  (518)-746-2150 until further notice.

Right To Know

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