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

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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 next Town Board meeting is scheduled for Monday, December 11, 2023 -7:30 PM, at the Cambridge Town Hall.

Town of Cambridge Planning Board Meeting - The Town of Cambridge, Planning Board meeting will be held on Thursday, December 07, at 7:00 PM at the Cambridge Town Hall.

Planning Board Position Open:
Town of Cambridge is seeking interested parties for available Planning Board positions. This position requires attendance at monthly Planning Board meetings, which are held on the 1st Thursday of each month at 7:00 PM. Training must be attended yearly in the amount of 4 credits. This position is effective January 1, 2024 and ends December 31, 2028. Letters of interest should be submitted to the Town Clerk’s Office by December 14, 2023 at 6:00 PM. Position will be Appointed at the Year-end meeting, December 27, 2023 at 10:00 am, Cambridge Town Hall. Letters should be addressed to Town of Cambridge, Attention Planning Board Position, 846 County Rt. 59, Cambridge, NY 12816.

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Town Board of the Town of Cambridge is inviting sealed bids for the town's fuel supply for 2024:
1. #2 Heating Oil for Town Hall and Town Garage
2. On- Road Diesel plus winter blend
Bid price must be based on the margin over the daily Albany Rack Price and/or fixed price for the length of the contract. Bid price shall be valid and binding for a twelve (12) month period from 12/14/23.
Bids shall be received by the Town Clerk, 846 County Route 59, Cambridge, NY 12816 until 6:00 PM on Thursday, December 7, 2023. The bids will be opened and read aloud at the Monday, December 11, 2023 Town Board meeting which convenes at the Town Hall at 7:30 PM.
Bids shall be submitted in sealed envelopes to the above address and bear on the face there of the name and address of the bidder and the words "Oil Bids." All bids must include a non-collusive certificate. The Superintendent of Highways reserve the right to reject any or all bids and if necessary, readvertise for new bids.
By order of the Town Board.
Jim Buckley Jr.
Highway Superintendent


The Town of Cambridge Highway Department is seeking applicants for a full-time year-around permanent position.
Minimum of class B CDL is required. Snow plowing and overtime is a must. Mechanical abilities and equipment operator skills are a plus.
Competitive pay and benefits.

Applications available at Town of Cambridge Highway Garage or Town Clerk’s Office, 844 or 846 County Rt. 59 Cambridge, NY 12816.
For further information contact the Highway Superintendent Jim Buckley at (518)-677-3248.

Final Assessment Roll 2023 (pdf) Updated July 01, 2023

Tentative Assessment Roll 2023 (pdf) Updated May 01, 2023 

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

The Assessor is in office on Wednesday’s 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM.
If the Assessor cannot 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.

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