Welcome to Nelsonville
Incorporated in 1855, Nelsonville is a Hudson Highlands village located in the Town of Philipstown in Putnam County, New York. Its Government consists of a mayor and four trustees as its legislative body, and a Village clerk who doubles as treasurer.
We're happy you're here! Please take a look around and explore the history of our small village, along with what's going on in Nelsonville today.
The Village Board is currently discussing a draft Short Term Rental regulation. The highlights of the updated draft are here. Full text of the law is here. A public hearing to discuss this draft was on October 18th 2021 at 6PM - the Board continues to accept comments and correspondence.
USEFUL LINKS FOR RESIDENTS:
USEFUL LINKS FOR LOCAL BUSINESSES:
The Village is creating an email list for residents who wish to be informed by direct email from the Village Hall as to meetings, schedule changes, etc. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added. If you sign up you will receive any and all notifications.
258 Main Street
Nelsonville, NY 10516
Village Clerk Hours M-F 9-3pm
For emergencies, please dial 911
At other times:
Putnam County Sheriff's Office
845-225-4300 or 845-265-9111
New York State Police