Frequently Asked Questions
|What is Upper Nyack Like?
Surrounded to the North and West by stunning wooded hills, Upper Nyack is primarily a residential community with houses ranging from modest homes to impressive mansions. There are 700+ homes in Upper Nyack and a population of around 2000.
|When are Annual Taxes Due?|
January State, County and Local (Clarkstown) June Village (Village) September School Taxes (Clarkstown) Village Assessor / Tax Collector 358-0084 Clarkstown Assessor 639-2031
|What is the Village Policy on Snow Removal?
During heavy snowfall, please move all cars off the street to facilitate snow removal. Your car may be plowed in otherwise! Shovel your sidewalk within 24 hours after the snow ceases. It’s the law! (Ordinance 1.5 Snow & Ice to be Cleared from Sidew …
|Mechanics of a Public Hearing|
A Public Hearing is held to hear testimony on a proposed law or regulation that is subject to review by the Board of Trustees, Planning Board or Zoning Board of Appeals. Notice of the hearing must be published in the local official newspaper (The Journ …
|When will my recycling get picked up?
Every Monday except on Major Holidays. If your recycling is not picked up, please call Village Hall, (845) 358-0084. For questions about recycling, call the Town of Clarkstown Environmental Department at (845) 639-2111. The Rockland County Solid Waste …
|When is the Annual Village Election?|
The Annual Village Election takes place on the 3rd Tuesday in March. Officials that are elected to office include the positions for Mayor (two year term), Trustees (2 year term) and Village Justice (four year term). Elections are held in the village ha …
|What is the Annual Organizational Meeting and when is it held?
The Annual Organizational Meeting of the Village of Upper Nyack Board of Trustees is held the first Monday in April. The Mayor is responsible for making annual appointments which are then ratified by the Board of Trustees. The Board also passes miscell …
|Is there public transportation in Upper Nyack?|
There are two bus routes that run through Upper Nyack – the 9A local and the 9W express to Manhattan. Both routes are local going North to New City. Coach USA runs these routes.
|How can I get to the Hudson River?
Our public river access is at Nyack Beach State Park. This park offers a delightful footpath that skirts the river beneath the cliffs of Hook Mountain and connects with Rockland Lake State Park. The path then continues all the way to Haverstraw. There …